Laser Cartridges Damaging?

Reader Dave asks if laser-training inserts can break firing pins, as his gunsmith claims. Reader Art warns of a coming ammo shortage.


Firing Pin Breakage with Laser Training Cartridges

This is a request for a review of laser training cartridges. My very reputable renowned gunsmith says that laser training cartridges such as the LaserLyte and others break firing pins in 9mm pistols and should also not be used in 45 ACP pistols for the potential firing-pin damage. LaserLyte customer service says they have never heard of a firing pin breaking, ever. Wondering if you could shine the light of informed truth on the subject.

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