Originally Posted by Lythinca
From searching the net, "Mags" is the proper term.
The term "clips" came from teenagers and videogames
Ive always called them Mags, until my friends called them clips and I was like "Err.. Okay."
Mags = Magazine
Clips = ....Clips?
clips are ammo containing mechanisms used to load detachable magazines and internal magazines. Only gun that loads by inserting a clip is the Garand. all others are internal mags or detachable.