Will loaded magazines lose spring tension over time?
Well, if there ever was a man to answer this question honestly, it's Hickok45.
He delves into the urban legend of leaving magazines loaded causes them to lose spring tension as time goes on.
Hickok45 sets us straight that magazine springs fatigue with unloading and loading. They do not lose tension from a loaded magazine that is just sitting still. Now that the old question is answered load up those magazines for when you need them most.