What are 45 ACP moon clips?

What are 45 ACP moon clips?

These clips allow speed reloads/unloading of Smith & Wesson revolvers chambered in . 45 ACP. Faster than a traditional speed loader and less bulky, plus all your empties stay together since the clip ejects with the fired brass. Full moon clips are reusable hundreds of times.

What revolvers accept moon clips?


  • Charter Arms Pitbull.
  • S&W Model 940.
  • S&W Model 929.
  • S&W Model 986.
  • Ruger LCR.
  • Ruger SP101.
  • Ruger Speed-Six.
  • Taurus Model 905.

Do you need moon clips for the governor?

If you shoot rimless . 45 ACP through your Governor, you will need moon clips that securely hold the ammo in the cylinder.

Can you use 45 ACP in a revolver?

So, so long as you are using a modern revolver you should be able to use 45 ACP in it.

Can the gp100 use moon clips?

Ruger GP-100 revolvers use the same moon clips as the S&W 686 revolvers. Therefore, the photo shown is of our S&W 686 moon clip.

Can you use 45 ACP in Taurus Judge?

I looked up the Taurus Judge and it does not take the 45 ACP but the Colt 45. Either the 45 or 410 with buckshot will work.

Can a governor shoot 45 ACP?

The Smith & Wesson Governor is the perfect six-round revolver for home defense and survival shooting. It can shoot . 410 2.5” shells, . 45 ACP, and .

What do moon clips do?

Moon clips are designed to increase the speed and reliability of loading a revolver. Like a speedloader, the moon clip holds the full number of rounds required to reload the revolver together as a single unit. All of the rounds can be inserted into the chambers simultaneously, with a single motion.

Can you shoot ACP ammo in a revolver?

32 ACP will work in a revolver chambered for . 327 Magnum or . 32 H&R Magnum. It might work sometimes, but there are a few reasons this isn’t always such a great idea.

Can Ruger Redhawk use moon clips?

The Ruger Model 5033 . 38/. 357 Magnum moon clips are built for use with your eight-shot Ruger Redhawk revolver. Available in packs of 10, 20, 50, and 100 moon clips.