It offers balanced penetration and power with relatively gentle recoil, characteristics which made it the favored duty load for multiple agencies including the NYPD. Bonding the jacket to the core means the elimination of core-jacket separations and superior weight retention. Learn from our experts what the best 5 9mm 9x19mm self-defensive ammo choices are. My local indoor shooting range.
Gold Dot 9mm 115 Gr Bulk
Buckets Of 9mm Ammo
Firearm ammunition is not a one-size-fits-all commodity, even within a given caliber. The type of ammunition selected for a particular activity must be appropriate for that use. A great example of this is the ubiquitous 9mm cartridge for handguns, carbines and submachine guns. Of all the ammunition fired at the club, the 9mm Luger is by far the most popular. While this particular cartridge is offered in various configurations, the most common is the gr. As part of the overall expansion program, ballistic penetration testing was performed at the Club.
This round is a "sleeper. Granted, this was several years ago, but it sounds like they're still using the same tooling to make the bullet. Oddly, Remington also make a standard-pressure gr JHP round, or used to; in every test I've seen of it, it kind of sucks, and is known for failure to expand and behaving like an FMJ round even if no intermediate barriers are present. It looks like a very good choice, though some experts tell us that the gr bullets as a class are too light for caliber in 9mm and even those loads that perform well in bare and clothed gelatin still aren't good enough, because intermediate barriers like auto bodies are very unkind to light-for-caliber handgun bullets. Still, when I see performance like this, I think you could do an awful lot worse.
Due to its relatively-small size, it is also an excellent option for concealed-carry handguns. There are a ton of 9mm ammunition options available for sale. This can make sorting facts and actual performance from the marketing buzz a little bit difficult. Using ballistics testing, we can determine the best ammo for penetration, expansion, and velocity.