Many people shot with handguns of any caliber continue doing whatever it was they were doing for a period of time - even after being shot. You simply proof both for reliability and move on with life. Other acceptable standard pressure. Chiming in to inform readers who may not be aware that the whole taboo against FMJ for civilian protection stems from legal responsibility, not inferiority in any way. I am certainly open to your quoting results which indicate otherwise. Practice routinely and if necessary get training. I have read and will re-read each one.
Do you think 9mm fmj overpenetration is overrated?
An FBI report that has been posted here many times also says overpenetration is an over blown concern. Many of the rounds did not expand as would be expected. For example, we now have data from the ongoing Lucky Gunner ammunition tests, which is among the most extensive civilian ammunition testing programs ever, and this information has been included in the article. Some other authorities rely entirely on the latter e. Don't gamble with your life, or the lives of others.
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What you will find as you progress as a shooter is that hollow point ammo is more versatile than full metal jacket in many situations. These rounds go downrange with full power. Visit ContinentalOp photo album. Speer Gold Dot ammunition is popular with law enforcement agencies around the country. Speaking of SWAT teams , while most have gone to ARs, one big city team in has stayed with the gauge as have most militaries around the world which says something to me about the effectiveness of shotguns.
Winchester 90 grain Defend - Top expansion in the Lucky Gunner. Advertise With Us Search. Edit, all my carry guns have grs. The spread at that range is just three inches, so you can see that I meant it when I said a shotgun must be skillfully aimed and fired, just like handguns and rifles. Excellent article on the. Mag-Safes are imitations of Glasers and I cannot recommend them, due to a history of poor quality control. A heavier grain bullet will have more power behind it, but may also create more recoil when fired.