Semi-wadcutters provide most of the benefits of wadcutters, plus they function in most semi-auto pistols (except the XD ) and have a dramatically better ballistic coefficient. It encompasses LRN, FMJ, JHP, FMJHP, and JSP bullet. Pistols such as these re chambered in 22 Short, 22 long rifle and sometimes 32 S&W Long as a wadcutter only type round where the bullet seats flush with the case mouth. 45 Caliber. 45 ACP cases using small pistol primers vs. FMJ 120 Rounds. The Benelli MP 95E “Atlanta” has a polymer frame and a steel slide. Snap-Lock latch protects contents. A cartridge is a type of ammunition packaging a bullet or shot, a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and a primer within a metallic, paper, or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the firing chamber of a firearm. 40 Cal 135gr. 458) 350gr RS. Semi-wadcutter - A bullet designed with a sharp bore diameter shoulder the enhances its cutting action without requiring expansion. 38/357, 100-Round Ammo Case, Green/Black. That's not a bad price, but doesn't sound smokin to me. Semi wadcutter would probably be the best of both worlds. Brinell hardness of 17 — round-nose semi-wadcutter. a hollow point, is the former will give deep, straight, penetration while punching a clean hole through tissue, bone, organs and arteries. Secondary Uses: Moderate pistol cartridges. How would a wadcutter or semi-wadcutter, 158 grain, 38 special (not +P). 45 200 SWC $ 28. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Boolit Buddy Join Date Mar 2013 Location Bear, Delaware Posts 129. Hornady Black Hornady’s Black line of ammo for semi-automatic rifles has three new loads for 2017: a 62-grain. for the 45LC which increases effectiveness. A wadcutter, on the other hand, because of the flat front and hard right angle, it does to soft tissue kind of what it does to paper — it punches a sharp hole that's a lot more disruptive than a round nose. A number of semi auto stock pistols may encounter feeding problems when firing Semi-Wad or Full Wad Cutter rounds. 41 MAG ammunition for sale online at discount prices, including cheap ammunition, bulk ammunition, and surplus ammo. #32 - Dum-Dum Bullets and the Box O'Truth #33 - Rock Salt in a Shotgun #34 - Bullet Proof Wallboard #35 - A Load of Dimes Vs. WC, 158 gr. Dismiss notification. Used in the prototype Colt. 45 ACP 'Hardball' The first year he offered I was a bit surprised to find the magazines loaded with 230-grain FMJ ammo. - When paying online, your card is processed immediately, NOT when your order goes out. So I've decided to stick to FMJ's for my brand new G. Jacketed Lead core bullets come in a variety of configurations. This is a popular bullet used for hunting and revolvers. HoneyBadger™ doesn't need hollow points and does not depend on them for performance. 40 Cal 135gr. Hand Loader is a perk in Fallout: New Vegas. I'm trying to find manuals that have load data for 185 LSWC for 45 ACP. That’s where FMJ’s excel — penetration. In a 3" or 4" steel K-frame the Buffalo Bore 158 gr. Flex Tip Expanding (FTX) 3. American Eagle XM855 5. 38 Special was offered to the shooting public back in 1898, smokeless powder was less than a generation old. I thought that for targets 175gr Semi wad cutter in 10mm was it, nothing better. Here are a couple of wadcutter examples: 1. 9mm Makarov vs. 45 ACP Ammo by PMC - 230gr FMJ. (I just think of them as a jacketed semi-wadcutter. - SWC - Semi WadCutter Pour consulter notre catalogue des balles ARES, cliquez ici. 56mm Rifle Full Metal Copper Jacket with 5 Lead Core (223 caliber. LOAD GUIDE FOR RIFLE AND HANDGUN JSWC Jacketed Semi Wadcutter No. No design really works well with. Target Sports USA carries the entire line of. Manufacturer SKU. LRN or FMJ is the worst choice, regardless of chambering. LWSC is a cast lead semi-wadcutter bullet. 62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper 1 Jacket, Military Ball (. 00 (Out of Stock) Qty : Add > 9mm-147 RN Quantity of 500 Diameter: 0. There's also lots of cheap 130 grain metal covered (MC or FMJ or whatever) bullets, good enough for cheap target shooting. Outdoor Limited. com Semi Wadcutter - Don't Necessarily Overlook It. Sinterfire Frangible. 38 Special 158 Gr. The Mega is a soft point bullet with a protective copper jacket – traditional hunting performance. 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Full Metal Jacket Flat Nose (FMJFN) 1. com)- The 41 Magnum ammunition is the most underrated, and unappreciated of all magnum handgun cartridges. 38 Special round. Hand Loader is a perk in Fallout: New Vegas. 38 Special Left to right:--148 gr. A semi-wadcutter has a rounder nose than a wadcutter and is sometimes popular as a defensive round in revolvers, especially when found in +P versions. 243 vs 7mm-08 vs 308 Ballistics. Federal Hydra-Shok 129-Grain JHP. Yes, we do have a lot of 'improved' choices today than back then, but While self-loaders were limited to FMJ ammo, and a lot of revolver loads used RNL bullets. Semi-wadcutter (SWC) can be found loaded to standard velocity too. 45 ACP ammunition for target shooting, many shooters opt for full metal jacket (FMJ) rounds. UHD is Remington Ultimate Home Defense hollowpoint ammunition. 45 ACP Ammo by MAXX Tech - 230gr FMJ. 45 Caliber. 32 S&W Long 100 grain. 40 Smith & Wesson. 38SPL are 148gr HBWC or 158gr LSWC (both lead). American Eagle XM855 5. Round nose is range and casual target use, military use according to the 1899 Hague Convention and if you are in New Jersey where hollow points are illegal. Weight, velocity, bullet shape, jacket, core material, rotational speed, and placement are most of them. Even if I had to carry non expanding ammo I would use semi wadcutter over traditional FMJ. Stateline Bullets is the premier provider and manufacturer of Cast Lead Bullets and reloading supplies. Winchester carries a variety of component bullets for both centerfire rifle and handgun ammunition. Select a Bullet Type Extreme Terminal Performance FMJ FPJ FP (Plated) Gold Dot Hollow Point Golden Saber HBRN (Plated) HP (Plated) JHP RHFP RNFP (Plated. The multiple grooves on LEE tumble lubes and the excellent Ranch Dog Designs are a bit of a concern to me, but I'm going to order one of the RD's for my 44 magnum Marlin. The choice of many law enforcement agencies nationwide. The con of armor piercing and full metal jackets are they both have a tendency to over penetrate, beyond inflicting damage to the target this means they're more likely to go through the target and hit something else or go through multiple things if you miss. Federal’s unique center-post design delivers controlled expansion, and the notched jacket provides efficient energy transfer to penetrate barriers while retaining sufficient stopping power. The only common pistol round more powerful is the. Bullets and powder are measured in grains. The deep penetration of this jacketed bullet satisfies even the FBI’s stringent testing. A Hard Look At The Springfield Champion By R. The Nyclad was originally a SWC design intended for indoor target work. Round Nose FMJ. For the other handgun calibers, I have 100-250 of JHP type ammo. Note that with a muzzle velocity of 717 fps versus 1,101 for the 147-grain Winchester Winclean, the 165-grain HUSH's capabilities are limited, with ballistic performance slightly less than a. 105 Grains (1) 110 Grains (2) 125 Grains (17) 127 Grains (1) 130 Grains (1) 135 Grains (2) 140 Grains (4) 142 Grains (1) 148 Grains (1) 158 Grains (33) 160 Grains (1) 180 Grains (6) 50 Grains (1) 86. Though full wadcutter bullets are often unreliable in semi-automatic pistols (except for the Smith & Wesson Model 52), semi-wadcutter bullets usually work much better. My sister is in her mid. This helps prevent lead from depositing itself in the barrel as it fires. FMJ target. Also, armor piercing rounds are expensive. 99 Non-Member $59. The only gun I've had problems with, dropping even the wimpy hogs, is the 45 ACP. 41 Magnum the Lonley Cartridge AmmoLand Gun News. There's also lots of cheap 130 grain metal covered (MC or FMJ or whatever) bullets, good enough for cheap target shooting. Primers #40 - Deflected Bullets and the Box O' Truth #41. 45 Auto products to seal your victory. I was at a gun show a few weeks ago, and got 500 rounds of FMJ truncated. 357 Magnum Ammo is the ammunition that fits the specific need for you in the most efficient manner. Second, your calculations to determine the permanent wound channel don't match real world results with round nose FMJ. 45 ACP "ball" cartridge, you will find that the Cartridge Overall Length (COL) was spec'd at exactly 1. MTM P-100 Flip Top,. 38SPL are 148gr HBWC or 158gr LSWC (both lead). Remember, most commercially available. Winchester 45 Colt X45CSHP2 225-Grain Silvertip, $19. The 5-inch beat the 6-inch with the Bullseye fueled handload and the 5-inch came close to catching the 6-inch with the 2 different Winchester +P 158 grain loads and the Remington +P 158 grain load. Buyer's Club $215. RIP : SFN I'm thinking a wadcutter or semi-wadcutter in 38 or 38 +pI will post if I connect with one. Quick view Compare. In a 3" or 4" steel K-frame the Buffalo Bore 158 gr. The Mega is a soft point bullet with a protective copper jacket – traditional hunting performance. A better approach would be to use lighter bullets with your standard spring. Brinell hardness of 17 — round-nose semi-wadcutter. That’s not to say that FMJ rounds are useless for defense. Some of this makes sense to me. Gas Checked: 3: Level 4: 30 Caliber Rifle Lead Core Soft Point(. Do you use magnum or regular primers for that load? Thanks for the reply! 10-16-2013, 04:51 PM #4. 45 ACP performed admirably with nothing more than a FMJ—a round that does not expand at all and is certainly inferior to a good semi-wadcutter. 45 ACP 'Hardball' The first year he offered I was a bit surprised to find the magazines loaded with 230-grain FMJ ammo. Hybrid vs Wadcutter 1911 magazine. The powders are flash suppressed so as to not hinder your vision should you be required to drop the hammer in low light. Quick view Compare. for the 45LC which increases effectiveness. 357 Magnum cartridge is a versatile cartridge capable of many duties. Winchester Super X 38 Special +P 158 Grain Lead Semi Wad Cutter HP Speer Gold Dot 38 Special +P 135 Grain Gold Dot Short Barrel Federal Gold Medal 148 Grain Wadcutter Match. Designed by John Browning in 1904, the. There was a 158gr FMJ SWC offered by CCI Blazer years ago. LRN and FMJ are basically old combat rounds that are ok for general shooting. These rounds are designed for practice and for competition shooting. After experience with more than 5,000 of these bullets I can highly recommend them. is a round-nosed solid and the 158 is a semi-wadcutter or hollowpoint (or vice-versa) then you'll have performance differences that are separate of only bullet weight and impact velocity. The recoil from the Critical Defense Lite is very lite, the. Though there are lots of other choices out there, it's best to stick with proven defense loads. When choosing. A cartridge is a type of ammunition packaging a bullet or shot, a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and a primer within a metallic, paper, or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the firing chamber of a firearm. Customer Reviews (7) Great SWC bullets Review by Roland. Add to Wish List. 38 SUPER 124GR FMJ. That's an interesting concept though, as the. 40 S&W/10mm 170 Grain Semi-WadCutter Missouri Reloading Bullets 500 Per Box Model 401170M. uk for high-quality gun parts and supplies they need. +P soft lead gas checked semi-wadcutter hollowpoint will run over 1,100 fps and gets packed into the cylinder for potential serious uses. Buffalo Bore. FMJ 120 Rounds. This is a discussion on. For example, the Gold Medal rounds with 185-grain FMJ bullets (a light bullet for this cartridge), when zeroed to 25 yards, will drop 3. 500 Rounds of. Softpoint bullets tend to give slower expansion and deeper penetration than hollow. 357 Magnum is a potent handgun round for self-defense or duty weapons, where you need to have the ultimate. It had no trouble taking them down. Full Metal Jacket. The enclosed base eliminates lead vaporization during firing. An all lead bullet would probably be best. 40 Cal 165gr FMJ. The semi-wadcutter does make a smaller wound channel than even a ball round and has greater penetration. Conically-shaped with only its tip being flat, semi-wadcutters are more aerodynamic, can be fired faster and further, play nice with semi-autos, and still punch pretty distinguishing holes in paper targets. I think the end result is going to depend more on velocity and the size of the cavity rather than the amount of exposed lead, but the theory is that the JHP can have thinner walls surrounding the cavity, which can be designed to open in a specific pattern with the "petals" of jacket material having sharp edges to them rather than the mushroom of a SJHP. There are about a dozen different "38s" other than the. 62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper Jacket Military Ball (. Magtech 38 Special 158 Grain Lead Semi-wadcutter BGS: 43067 $15. This bullet is hard cast with 92-6-2 certified alloy, lubed and ready for reloading. 38 Special Ammo 150 gr. The round penetrates deeply and has very little recoil. 45 hole best case you got a MUCH bigger one. 4-grain load did not produce enough pressure to expand the wadcutter's skirt, whereas 2. ) 230grn is 230grn whether it expands or not the extra oomph a HP round can give by making a bigger bleed channel cannot be forsaken worse case you got a. Whether you're a pistol or revolver type of shooter, odds are we have the bulk handgun ammo you're looking for! There are dozens of calibers of handgun ammunition that are widely used in the world today. Select a Bullet Type Extreme Terminal Performance FMJ FPJ FP (Plated) Gold Dot Hollow Point Golden Saber HBRN (Plated) HP (Plated) JHP RHFP RNFP (Plated. That said, IMHO any standard 45 ACP chamber should be able to accept a LWC @ 1. CONS: Greater penetration – less expansion in soft tissue. A week later he called back to say that he'd tried the heavier charge and his old K-38 was shooting very well with no serious leading, in spite of his. Add to Cart. Ballistic Trajectory Calculator. 00 See Deal: Fiocchi 38 Special 148 Grain Lead Wadcutter BGS: 54484 $15. This line has been a more than 25 year favorite of the shooters in the USA. Quick view Compare. 38 revolver. Is the ubiquitous. Our hard lead cast bullets for pistols and rifles are made of the highest quality foundry alloy and are triple hand sorted to guarantee you the best reloading bullets and shooting supplies the market has to offer, all at competitive prices. Choose from our. Thank you for that. First, the lead core is formed to fit into the jacket and then the second die compresses it to the jacket and forms the nose in one go. What started as a small dream has become a multi-million dollar international business selling ammunition, reloading supplies and accessories. My experience though was with. If you want you can practice with lead bullets. A lightweight. 00 out of 5. The FMJ or Full Metal Jacket bullet is one in which the nose or tip is made in the closed end of the jacket, and the base is the open end. Round Nose FMJ. 38 Special wadcutter and 130 gr. Gas Checked: 3: Level 4: 30 Caliber Rifle Lead Core Soft Point(. Complete 45 ACP ammunition ballistics Chart. 9mm JSP 124gr (9S) Magtech 45acp Semi WadCutter. Kobra Carry, Special Forces, Executive Elite, Classic Custom, Ed Brown Bobtail, beavertail. Buy this 500 Rounds of Bulk. GMX 20 ROUNDS (81394) Winchester 5. We carry an extensive. 64 Non-Member $226. Apart from that, this item consists of frog termed 124 grain. I am just referring to those who prefer a small semi-auto chambered in. 9mm 135gr Round Nose. In order for me to get 100% reliability with my Rossi 92 I have to use. Complete 45 ACP ammunition ballistics Chart. Despite its popularity, from what I’ve seen at the range, most people can’t shoot it accurately past 15 yards. Semi Wadcutter vs Round Nose 200 vs 230 is the same thoughts as 125 vs147 in 9mm. It is the same dimensionally as the. Each of these jacketed bullets are tailored for a specific use, but they retain the basic lead properties of all FMJ rounds. Jacketed Semi-Wadcutter The Jacketed Semi-wadcutter is created by a two die set. Select a Bullet Type Extreme Terminal Performance FMJ FMJ FP FPJ FP (Plated) Gold Dot HP Golden Saber HBRN (Plated) HP (Plated) Jacketed Semi Wadcutter JHP RHFP RN (Lead) RN (Plated) Semi Wadcutter (Lead) Semi Wadcutter (Plated) TAC-XP XTP. Ballistics-. Items 1 to 12 of 355 total Sort By. Where the ACP stands for Automatic Colt Pistol, the. Semi Wad Cutter Hollow Point (SWC HP) with a nose deliver immediate expansion and efficient transfer of energy. Bullet performance is contingent on a whole host of factors. com Search Engine 2020. " There's no question this fat round can do some damage. It pushes this bullet to Browning's conceptual 900 fps. 308 Caliber). ) There may well be other jacketed semi-truncated bullets available for 9MM. This new desi. Fluid Transfer Monolithic (FTM) 14. The most popular caliber that you will find wadcutters for is the. 38 Spl Ammo by Fiocchi - 148gr SJHP Full Metal Jacket FMJ Ammo | Buy Cheap Full Metal Jacket FMJ. Semi-wadcutter bullets come in full metal jacket and jacketed soft point bullets that work great for hunting as well as hollow points in both jacketed and semi-jacketed. The old cup and core bullets didn't penetrate through barriers well and didn't expand reliably, but the LSWCHP bullets did, as soft lead expands due to the hydraulic pressure. The 125 grain #8120 bullet, Sierra's first 9mm FMJ, was introduced in 1981. Federal's Gold Medal line of match ammo yields super tight groups and consistent velocities. Wadcutters are designed primary for target shooting, as they make a neat hole (a. 45 ACP "ball" cartridge, you will find that the Cartridge Overall Length (COL) was spec'd at exactly 1. LRN=lead round nose. 40 S&W/10mm 155 Grain Semi-WadCutter Missouri Reloading Bullets 500 Per Box Md: 401155M Details Cast Bullets IDP #9. If you cast your own, the round nose flat point design is easier to cast than a semi wadcutter. Prvi PPU 38 Special Ammunition PPH38SS 158 Grain Semi Wadcutter 50 Rounds. Definitely semi-wadcutters or full wadcutters for penetration and tissue disruption. Quick view Compare. the core seater, or for lead bullets a Lead Semi-Wadcutter die, and the point former. FMJ-BT 1000 Rounds Loose. ★★★★★ ★★★★★ $349917. Ah, unless, of course, the ogive is significantly different or it is an HB (hollow-bottom) round, or is a SMC bullet (semi wadcutter, which I do not believe the MGB bullets are). Bersa Thunder 380 Cabelas. If you insist on hunting big game with a. 9mm-135 RNFP Quantity of 500 Diameter: 0. Several were shot with a 4" Ruger Security Six using 158gr Keith style semi-wadcutters. (Federal once offered a lead semi-wadcutter hollowpoint as competition to it. , 38 special federal hydra-shok 110gr jhp ammo, 20rd box. With either, placement will be more important than projectile configuration. , 38 special s&b 158gr fmj ammo, 50rd box. 45 Semi Wad Cutter. ) There may well be other jacketed semi-truncated bullets available for 9MM. 59 Non-Member $47. Magtech 9mm Luger FMJ 124grs. 45 ACP ammunition is among the most popular and most effective pistol calibers in the world! Legend has it, the United States Calvary requested a pistol-caliber round with enough stopping power to take down a charging horse. The same goes for the 158-grain semi-watcutter loads by Remington and Winchester. They will work well for defense, hunting, or target shooting. The number-one perk to using an FMJ bullet is that the lead bullet is mostly (or even fully) surrounded by a copper jacket or that of another metal. It's a partially jacketed hollow point with a center post in the middle. MTM P-100 Flip Top,. That last load is probably more than your wife would want to deal with but the first one is fairly mild. A better approach would be to use lighter bullets with your standard spring. FMJ Advantages: Full Metal Jacket Bullet vs. Technologically advanced powders push the premium, hard-cast bullets at significantly higher velocities for terminal energy superior to standard loads. These rounds offer better ballistic performance (less drag) than wadcutters, still punch nice holes in paper targets, and can be fed by automatic pistols in most. The XTP Is Specifically Designed To Expand Reliably at a Wide Range Of Handgun velocities An. 45 Acp Semiwadcutter Black Hills 45 ACP Auto Ammo 200 Grain Match Semi-Wadcutter-D45N120 Black Hills 45 ACP Auto Ammo 200 Grain Match Semi-Wadcutter ammo for sale online at cheap discount prices with free shipping available on bulk45 ACP Auto ammunition only at our online store TargetSportsUSA. 38 Special,. 39 Non-Member $71. For example, the Gold Medal rounds with 185-grain FMJ bullets (a light bullet for this cartridge), when zeroed to 25 yards, will drop 3. Flat Nose Flat Base (FNFB) 1. Filhar Nov 28, 2013. 38 Super's parent cartridge, in 1900. Designed as a new production, non-corrosive 38 Special ammo, 38C features brass cases and Boxer primers. ACME Bullet Company manufactures 45 Colt 185 Grain RNFP FB. 40 Cal 135gr. HoneyBadger™ doesn't need hollow points and does not depend on them for performance. Ah, unless, of course, the ogive is significantly different or it is an HB (hollow-bottom) round, or is a SMC bullet (semi wadcutter, which I do not believe the MGB bullets are). Customer Reviews (7) Great SWC bullets Review by Roland. In other words, not strong on stopping prowess. SKU Taxable Length Width Height Manufacturer. Semi-wadcutters have a closed, short nose, and prominent shoulder, and are intended to combine the best features of round nose with a wadcutter. ACME Bullet Company manufactures 45 Colt 185 Grain RNFP FB. Alfa proj 9mm. Semi Wadcutter (Plated). 451" Handgun Bullets 1 Hornady. There are a number of good reasons why it's a bad idea. Select a Bullet Make Barnes Berry Hornady Laser Cast Montana Nosler Rainier Remington Sierra Sinter Fire SPEER WIN. 4 grains of high score 700x at a velocite of 725 fps it groups in my kimber 1 1/2 inch at 20 yards. 32 ACP is Still Kicking! By Bob Campbell Published on July 13, 2014 in Ammunition Used as a military cartridge and firing the shot that began World War I, the. Federal Premium Gold Medal Handgun Ammunition. Fiocchi, 9mm Luger, FMJ, 124 Grain, 1,000 Rounds. Just make sure you fire a few carry rounds every so often. The con of armor piercing and full metal jackets are they both have a tendency to over penetrate, beyond inflicting damage to the target this means they're more likely to go through the target and hit something else or go through multiple things if you miss. Whether you are buying bulk 38 Special ammunition for target shooting or personal protection 38 Special ammo. "HSM 41 Rem Mag Cowboy Action 210 gr Semi-Wad Cutter. Write a Review Write a Review. The one I use most is a 200-grain lead semi-wadcutter (LSWC) atop 4. Federal Law Enforcement 38 Special Ammo 158 Grain Lead Semi-Wadcutter ammo review offers the following information; This 38 Special white box ammo is the LE or law enforcement version. Gas Checked : 3: Level 4: 30 Caliber Rifle Lead Core Soft Point(. 110,00 DKK. It is the same dimensionally as the. 99 Magtech 44 Special Lead FN 200 GR 725 fps 50 RDS $39. Lichum, IMS, that bullet is referred to as a Semi-Truncated Hollowpoint. 56x45mm 62 Gr. I know the 9mm is accepted as a defensive round and I agree it can do the job. You won't be disappointed. I can see his reasoning. All UMC handgun ammunition is American-made in Lonoke, Arkansas, using first-quality, factory. Most pistol bullets are designed to work only at a. 38 Special during those years of tromping in the hinterlands. 38 Special ammo choice that won’t punish you would be the Hornady Critical Defense, or Critical Defense Lite. I also tried a hollowpoint and a practice FMJ load, and the velocity of those loads was not encouraging. 38 +P, there was the. A semi-wadcutter has a rounder nose than a wadcutter and is sometimes popular as a defensive round in revolvers, especially when found in +P versions. 62 mm Rifle Military Ball 150 FMJ 9. 00 See Deal: Cci Blazer Brass. But in some cases, it may be the best load available for. In fact, several credible sources have told me that the really “switched on. Magtech Ammo uses only the highest quality materials & cutting-edge manufacturing techniques to deliver exceptional standards in their ammo. The Keith style bullet has a very large meplat which the. Federal Cartridge Co. Semi-wadcutter bevel base cast bullet. The Mega is a soft point bullet with a protective copper jacket – traditional hunting performance. 145,00 DKK. Lead Free and TAC-XP are Barnes homogenous copper hollowpoint bullets. 50 BMG 660 Grain FMJ 10 Rounds. Hybrid vs Wadcutter 1911 magazine. 38 round - the FBI load. A semi-wadcutter has a rounder nose than a wadcutter and is sometimes popular as a defensive round in revolvers, especially when found in +P versions. After experience with more than 5,000 of these bullets I can highly recommend them. For those who engage in competitive target shooting, semi-wadcutter rounds may be a better option. I'm not sure what you mean by flat nosebullets being associated with a particular cartridge; they are not restricted by caliber and are seen in numerous loadings. A lead round nose may do more tearing and tissue disruption throughout it's course through the body - damaging more meat. Winchester Super X 38 Special +P 158 Grain Lead Semi Wad Cutter HP Speer Gold Dot 38 Special +P 135 Grain Gold Dot Short Barrel Federal Gold Medal 148 Grain Wadcutter Match. View as:. 45 ACP +P Loads reloading data with 10 loads. JHP is better, even if it fails to expand it is essentially a semi wadcutter vs round nose. HoneyBadger™ — Our new line of ammunition that does not have hollow points. America's best known pistol powder. Any brand-Large Pistol. The perk also doubles the chance of recovering a shell/casing whenever you fire off most rounds. 380 Auto 95gr FMJ. Login Register. 45 Caliber. NEW! The benefits to shooting coated bullets are numerous and include: The co. Filhar Nov 28, 2013. SWC, 160 gr. The FMJ is a bullet that is completely encased in a copper jacket. Interesting information:. California Proposition 65 WARNING:This product can expose you to chemicals. Designed for high performance in semi-automatic pistols and is the powder of choice for 9mm,. Sounds kinda interesting though. I am now using 225 grain hornady hollow point —does any one have a good load for this bullet and powder. I'm trying to find manuals that have load data for 185 LSWC for 45 ACP. Accuracy is so good, I would search no more. 39 Non-Member $71. Powders include Hodgdon. 38 short colt and. RIP : SFN I'm thinking a wadcutter or semi-wadcutter in 38 or 38 +pI will post if I connect with one. 2 71 SIE FMJ 2.   The FMJ is the least damaging type of projectile in common use. To make a full metal jacket, the copper shell or "cup" of the bullet is made with an opening at the bottom, allowing lead to be poured inside. This is a discussion on. There is a solution, though: semi-wadcutter bullets. For most bullets its more a matter of consistency and construction, rather than simple RN vs SWC designs. Powders include Hodgdon. Midsouth offers some of the best prices on Pistol Bullets from great brands like Hornady, Berger, Nosler, Sierra, Berry's and More!. 45 ACP Round Nose cartridges only. Semi-wadcutter - A bullet designed with a sharp bore diameter shoulder the enhances its cutting action without requiring expansion. The new Buffalo Bore Heavy 38 SPL+p ammo will maximize the effectiveness of your 38 SPL revolver. It’s also due to the fact that, from a “put the attacker down” point of view, FMJ rounds aren’t exactly ideal. JHP (WC= WadCutter, SWC= Semi-WadCutter, HP= Hollow Point, RN= Round Nose), (JHP= Jacketed Hollow Point and if GC indicated, means Gas Check at bottom of lead bullet). Engineering for fast cycling, high-volume semi-automatic rifles. 45 ACP, FMJ, 230. 38 Caliber 38 Caliber. A wadcutter is a much more effective wounder than an FMJ, and a hollowpoint can be a significantly superior wounder than an FMJ (assuming, of course, that it penetrates deeply enough). 62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper Jacket Military Ball (. 45 ACP cartridge in the photo above utilizes a semi-wadcutter design, which is basically a traditional wadcutter that is conically shaped and has a flat tip. com/ebsis/ocpnvx. The lead semi wadcutter bullet is that same cylinder, but it has a tapered nose with a flat point. Mechanical hinge that is guaranteed for 25 years. EDIT: I found some gel tests on the Black Hills website. 243 vs 7mm-08 vs 308 Ballistics. 223 Caliber) 7. 45 ACP 'Hardball' The first year he offered I was a bit surprised to find the magazines loaded with 230-grain FMJ ammo. 45 ACP I'm trying to figure out if I should buy 1000 rounds of Ball rounds or spend the money for 1000 rounds of Federal Hollowpoints for my Sprintfield 1911, Kimber Custom II 1911, and HK USP. Hornady Full Metal Jacket Semi-Wadcutter 185-grain FMJ semi-wadcutters This was another unique bullet that I loaded up according to the Hornady Manual's specifications. 45acp 200 gr semi wadcutter hand loads, 200 gr 45 acp, 200 grain 45 acp load data, 200 grain 45 acp loads, 45 acp 200 gr fp bullets load data, 45 acp major power loads with bullseye powder and 200 gr lswc, 45 acp p 200 gr cast bullet loads, 45acp 200gr bullet loads, availability of 45 acp ammo loaded w/hard cast 200 grain swc bullet?,. 38 +P (Remington Golden Sabers) I prefer a 642 without the CT laser grips loaded with old-school +P soft lead semi wadcutter hollowpoints. The 5-inch beat the 6-inch with the Bullseye fueled handload and the 5-inch came close to catching the 6-inch with the 2 different Winchester +P 158 grain loads and the Remington +P 158 grain load. LRN and FMJ are basically old combat rounds that are ok for general shooting. Federal Law Enforcement 38 Special Ammo 158 Grain Lead Semi-Wadcutter rounds are brand new production and though they have been created from older technology, still remain the unmatched quality ammo and reputation that goes back several generations. Out of stock Sale! Sellier & Bellot – 9mm – 115 Grain – FMJ – 1000 Rounds. Caliber 32 S&W Long. The 125 grain #8120 bullet, Sierra's first 9mm FMJ, was introduced in 1981. Bullets and powder are measured in grains. loads in this category, but the one of most interest for self-defense is their 200-grain lead wadcutter at around 1,000 fps. RE: why doesn't anyone sell semi wadcutter ammo anymore? I've checked every gun shop in central FL and everyone carries FMJ or round nose lead but no LSWC in a 38 special am I missing something? this used to be the ammo of choice with a 38. Also, armor piercing rounds are expensive. 62X25 – 85 Grain – FMJ – 40 Rounds. Select a Bullet Type Extreme Terminal Performance FMJ FMJ FP FPJ FP (Plated) Gold Dot HP Golden Saber HBRN (Plated) HP (Plated) Jacketed Semi Wadcutter JHP RHFP RN (Lead) RN (Plated) Semi Wadcutter (Lead) Semi Wadcutter (Plated) TAC-XP XTP. Semi Wad Cutter Hollow Point (SWC HP) with a nose deliver immediate expansion and efficient transfer of energy. As a result, they are not the best overall option, while the follower design ensures proper feeding of hollow point ammunition and semi-wadcutters alike. Commonly referred to as "hardball," most defensive handgun experts consider this stuff only marginal as a carry load. We have a great supply of in-stock bulk. Sinterfire Frangible. The wadcutter does kick less. A bullet design that used to rule the roost but today is certainly underutilized is the semi wadcutter. So what is the benefit of the FMJ and the MC bullet over the LRN?. 21 I don't intend to get in a discussion about how HP's are where it's at and all this and that. 32 ACP is Still Kicking! By Bob Campbell Published on July 13, 2014 in Ammunition Used as a military cartridge and firing the shot that began World War I, the. FMJ-BT 1000 Rounds Loose. 38 Special and. Use whatever works for you--sounds like you found it. 357" Diameter) 158 Grain Plated FP-DS - 1000 Rounds. GMX 20 ROUNDS (81394) Winchester 5. wha-tah-hey 09-30-11, 10:44. Sierra 45 70 Load Data. 62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper Jacket Military Ball (. It's why a 230 FMJ is loaded at 1. American Eagle XM193 5. (WC= WadCutter, SWC= Semi-WadCutter, HP= Hollow Point, RN= Round Nose), SP=Soft Point (JHP= Jacketed Hollow Point and if GC indicated, means Gas Check at bottom of lead bullet) Loads for. 45 ACP fired a 230 grn ball round (FMJ) at 860 FPS and according to the Marshall table, achieved a 95% 'stopping' rate. Complex Ballistics Ammo Test for the Ballester-Molina 45 ACP firing the Remington Semi-Wad Cutter round vs. Our hard lead cast bullets for pistols and rifles are made of the highest quality foundry alloy and are triple hand sorted to guarantee you the best reloading bullets and shooting supplies the market has to offer, all at competitive prices. Versatile Powders: W231 Load Data. Didn't see it listed currently, but this dude use to make a load specifically for bear protection for the 329PD, Garrett Cartridges Inc. Semi Wad Cutter Hollow Point (SWC HP) with a nose deliver immediate expansion and efficient transfer of energy. A Hard Look At The Springfield Champion By R. 357 diameter Pistol Bullet for your reloading recipe. Even though the cartridges share the same roots, there is a pretty big difference in the ballistics of each cartridge that reflects the different priorities wildcatters had when designing the. Sportsman's Guide is your source for all things Ammo and Shooting. "HSM 41 Rem Mag Cowboy Action 210 gr Semi-Wad Cutter. This improves the feeding process in semi-auto pistols. Though full wadcutter bullets are often unreliable in semi-automatic pistols (except for the Smith & Wesson Model 52), semi-wadcutter bullets usually work much better. Rating - 0%. I don't know if there are any factory loaded STB's. I now am carrying a total line of Zero Bullets that are taking the reloading world by storm not only buy quality but price as well for their line of pistol bullets. What is your opinion of the S&W MP Shield. Complex Ballistics Ammo Test for the Ballester-Molina 45 ACP firing the Remington Semi-Wad Cutter round vs. The widest range of shooting accessories at very competitive prices with products are backed by our customer service & extensive product knowledge. Personally, I've carried this ammo since the early 90's in a S&W Model 60. Of nonexpanding bullet types for defense, I prefer wadcutters to SWCs because I believe trying to reload a gun in a gunfight will likely be a waste of time. EDIT: I found some gel tests on the Black Hills website. Whether you're a pistol or revolver type of shooter, odds are we have the bulk handgun ammo you're looking for! There are dozens of calibers of handgun ammunition that are widely used in the world today. One of the popular lines of carry ammunition is Federal HST, which you'll find in most gun stores and for most of the popular calibers of self-defense and police ammunition. 357 hollow point but, a. I think the end result is going to depend more on velocity and the size of the cavity rather than the amount of exposed lead, but the theory is that the JHP can have thinner walls surrounding the cavity, which can be designed to open in a specific pattern with the "petals" of jacket material having sharp edges to them rather than the mushroom of a SJHP. I thought that for targets 175gr Semi wad cutter in 10mm was it, nothing better. Though there are lots of other choices out there, it's best to stick with proven defense loads. 45 my springfield 1911-A1 will chamber everything from full wadcutters to 230grn FMJ i havent found a bullet yet it wont run. 38 Spc, pronounced "thirty-eight special") is a rimmed, centerfire cartridge designed by Smith & Wesson. These are 110-grain bullets and they do not get to 1,000 fps out of a 2-inch barrel. A wadcutter is a special-purpose flat-fronted bullet specifically designed for shooting paper targets, usually at close range and at subsonic velocities typically under approximately 900 ft/s (274 m/s). Using bullets from Nosler JHP, Speer JHP, Sierra FMJ. The best selection of hunting, self defense, target, shooting, practice, plinking, surplus, jacketed hollow point/JHP, full metal jacket/FMJ, and frangible 32 S&W Long ammo - buy 1000 rounds or more. Target Sports USA carries the entire line of. Generally feeds better in semi-automatic firearms, is more accurate over range, and still cuts nice holes in targets. The second-best choice is the. 45 ACP 185 gr FMJ-SWC 770 fps 50/box …Full Metal Jacket and Full Metal Jacket Semi-Wadcutter Match bullets are unequaled in match-grade performance. Federal Hydra-Shok ammo has been around and established itself as one of the top names in self-defense ammunition in a variety of calibers. 357 diameter. Whether you are buying bulk 38 Special ammunition for target shooting or personal protection 38 Special ammo. Many varieties exist, with unique shapes and construction types, and their properties may spark some new ideas for fiction. 56mm NATO FMJ and a 75-grain 5. 146 Sectional Density:. While reliable and positive feeding characteristics were the main objectives, traditional Sierra accuracy has also been maintained. 40 S&W and. Where the ACP stands for Automatic Colt Pistol, the. A semiwadcutter or SWC is a type of all-purpose bullet commonly used in revolvers. Even if I had to carry non expanding ammo I would use semi wadcutter over traditional FMJ. This is a discussion on. 357 Magnums of the day propelled a 158-grain lead semi-wadcutter bullet at approximately 1,250 feet per second or so and produced 548 foot-pounds, which was a pretty powerful load. 45 ACP Ammo by PMC - 230gr FMJ. Berry's Pro Rotary Brass Sorter/Media Separator. There's also lots of cheap 130 grain metal covered (MC or FMJ or whatever) bullets, good enough for cheap target shooting. Mechanical hinge that is guaranteed for 25 years. As for lightweight bullet loads, in the past there was a special high-speed 185-grain FMJ load available from IMI that one of our raters spoke up with. 62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper 1 Jacket, Military Ball (. Just make sure you fire a few carry rounds every so often. 38 Special 132 Grain FMJ Case 38G. 45 caliber handgun!I bet you're eager to give this monster a try, and that means you need ammunition. 38 Super's parent cartridge, in 1900. with FMJ you only get. 38SPL are 148gr HBWC or 158gr LSWC (both lead). You won't be disappointed. Winchester Super X 38 Special +P 158 Grain Lead Semi Wad Cutter HP Speer Gold Dot 38 Special +P 135 Grain Gold Dot Short Barrel Federal Gold Medal 148 Grain Wadcutter Match. Ammo Soft Shooting 38 Special Ammo. 79 Non-Member $163. 41 MAG ammunition for sale online at discount prices, including cheap ammunition, bulk ammunition, and surplus ammo. 50 BMG 660 Grain FMJ 10 Rounds. Where the ACP stands for Automatic Colt Pistol, the. wha-tah-hey 09-30-11, 10:44. This bullet is hard cast with 92-6-2 certified alloy and is then coated with the HI-Tek Coating a. In fact, FMJ frequently/usually results in a permanent wound channel smaller in diameter than the bullet. The Federal 225 gr. ★★★★★ ★★★★★ $349917. The Remington swaged wadcutter penetrated well, and the hard-cast Oregon Trails double-ended wadcutters shot through an impressive pile of gelatin. 40 S&W and. 9mm 115 gr Federal FMJ vs 124 gr Federal Hydrashok, Top. Price $25 TulAmmo. Soft Point - A jacketed bullet designed with the soft core of the bullet exposed at its nose to facilitate expansion upon impact. I was at a gun show a few weeks ago, and got 500 rounds of FMJ truncated. 38 Spl 125gr. Some years back I did a test of my own, sort of, with a standard 230 grain , 45 acp ball and a 45 long colt 250 grain semi-wadcutter. Ballistics-. 7x108mm; 16 Gauge Ammo Shells; 17 HM2. Plus they still will provide adequate penetration. The semi-rim of the. The FMJ or Full Metal Jacket bullet is one in which the nose or tip is made in the closed end of the jacket, and the base is the open end. This load makes major with plenty to spare, is easy to handle and consistently groups under one and one-half inches. 38 Special Ammunition 1000 Rounds FMJ Our Low Price $557. The frame is black, as is the slide with the Benelli logo on both sides with red highlights. Round nosed, lead core, full. That’s an interesting concept though, as the. But in some cases, it may be the best load available for. Even if I had to carry non expanding ammo I would use semi wadcutter over traditional FMJ. 45 ACP make a smaller than caliber hole. For the sedate velocities they posted, going more than two feet deep in gelatin is impressive. 7 2750 3025 5 FMJ = Full Metal Jacket; JSP = Jacketed Soft Point; SWC = Semi-wadcutter. 62 vs M193/M855/M80 for training. 56x45mm 62 Gr. Each of these jacketed bullets are tailored for a specific use, but they retain the basic lead properties of all FMJ rounds. 9mm 135gr Round Nose. UMAX 38SPL 158GR SEMI WADCUTTER LD (20) By adding this item to your WishList, you will be notified automatically via email when this item's price has dropped. View Profile. Bullet performance is contingent on a whole host of factors. 38 Special was the standard service cartridge of most. 355 UPC: 819304019911: Price: $45. I believe in momentum. 10-16-2013, 04:09 PM #3. 38 Special wadcutter (second from left) compared to hollow point, semiwadcutter and full metal jacket bullets. Other options, like. John Browning made it happen for the military and then, in 1905, Anmercian civilian shooters were able to buy 45 ACP ammo. Note that with a muzzle velocity of 717 fps versus 1,101 for the 147-grain Winchester Winclean, the 165-grain HUSH's capabilities are limited, with ballistic performance slightly less than a. 40 S&W/10mm 155 Grain Semi-WadCutter Missouri Reloading Bullets 500 Per Box Model 401155M. Lead (un-jacketed) bullets are okay for practice, but you will have to spend twice as long cleaning your gun. A cartridge is a type of ammunition packaging a bullet or shot, a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and a primer within a metallic, paper, or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the firing chamber of a firearm. The 9mm Luger is considered the best self-defense pistol to use with Cor-Bon 9mm 115 grain +P Jacketed Hollow Point bullets. Hybrid vs Wadcutter 1911 magazine. That's not a bad price, but doesn't sound smokin to me. Select a Bullet Type Extreme Terminal Performance FMJ FPJ FP (Plated) Gold Dot Hollow Point Golden Saber HBRN (Plated) HP (Plated) JHP RHFP RNFP (Plated. 5 INCLUDES: • The most up-to-date and comprehensive 223 Rem data available • New data for: 30 AR, 30 T/C, and 6mmx45 PO B o x 158 • M iles C i t y, M o n tana 59301 RELOADING POWDERS Gun Care Products Other superior products. Federal Hydra-Shok 129-Grain JHP. They are intended to cut clean holes in targets, as such carry material forward rather than slicing through. 357 diameter. Rating - 0%. By John Travis on April 3, 2016 in 1911Tuner, Gun Talk. Some of this makes sense to me. 00 See Deal: Sellier & Bellot 38 Special Full Metal Jacket 158 Gr BGS: 61891 $15. Second, your calculations to determine the permanent wound channel don't match real world results with round nose FMJ. The wadcutter does kick less. 38 Special ammunition for sale with free shipping on bulk ammunition orders available only at Target Sports USA. For example, the Gold Medal rounds with 185-grain FMJ bullets (a light bullet for this cartridge), when zeroed to 25 yards, will drop 3. Over-penetration is a bit of a concern with 230 grain ball, perhaps the 185 can alleviate some of that. Though full wadcutter bullets are often unreliable in semi-automatic pistols (except for the Smith & Wesson Model 52), semi-wadcutter bullets usually work much better. 40 S&W and. 32 ACP is a giant of a cartridge in popularity worldwide. Round Nose FMJ. The 185 grain FMJ is a new one on me; I don't believe I've ever shot such a thing. Complex Ballistics Ammo Test for the Ballester-Molina 45 ACP firing the Remington Semi-Wad Cutter round vs. (statement of intent) Disclaimer. A wadcutter is a much more effective wounder than an FMJ, and a hollowpoint can be a significantly superior wounder than an FMJ (assuming, of course, that it penetrates deeply enough). Federal Hydra-Shok ammo has been around and established itself as one of the top names in self-defense ammunition in a variety of calibers. A noter enfin que la livraison des balles, comme pour tout élément classé par la loi française, est possible en France Métropolitaine, Corse et D. 9mm-135 RNFP Quantity of 500 Diameter: 0. Technologically advanced powders push the premium, hard-cast bullets at significantly higher velocities for terminal energy superior to standard loads. It assumes that every bullet acts like a wadcutter and destroys tissue exactly the same diameter as the bullet. A full wadcutter, as used in revolvers, offers a better terminal effect than a LSWC or FMJ, but none of these are as effective as a modern robust expanding JHP. Buy this 1000 Rounds of Bulk. 44 Special, and. Designed as a new production, non-corrosive 38 Special ammo, 38C features brass cases and Boxer primers. Sort By Position Name Price Product Code UPC EAN Custom SKU Manufact. So I usually have 600-1500rds. Do you use magnum or regular primers for that load? Thanks for the reply! 10-16-2013, 04:51 PM #4. Even though the wadcutter doesn’t actually expand, it tends to penetrate soft tissue very reliably. Followers 0. Wadcutter: CUP > Copper Units of Pressure: MC > Metal Case: WCF > Winchester Center Fire: DCM > Dir. Quick view Compare. Semi-Wadcutter (SWC) The semi-wadcutter bullet is made for inflicting great damage since it can create pretty large holes in targets. Secondary Uses: Moderate pistol cartridges.