38 Super Or 45 Acp

Classic 1911A1 in 45 auto and 38 superThis is a discussion on 38 Super vs 45ACP? within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Going to buy A 9mm 1911 is also lighter to carry than a Super or .45 ACP pistol. The Ruger was also half the price of a Dan Wesson, not to mention. a Wilson 1911.

When we shot the 45 ACP versions all we could think was how cool this pistol would be in 10mm or 38 Super. Coonan must be reading our minds because they finally unleashed their 1911 in 10mm and it.

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Colt Announces Series 70 Competition Pistol Line – 45 ACP or 9mm has an MSRP of $899, while the stainless steel model in .45 ACP or 9mm has an MSRP of $999. The Colt Competition Pistol is also available in .38 Super in both finishes; $949 for the.

The .38 Super Round. Introduced in 1929 as an upgraded version of the .38 ACP for the Colt 1911 pistol, the .38 Super launched a 130-grain FMJ bullet at 1280 feet per second (compared to the .38 ACP’s still fairly hot 1050 feet per second). From 1929 to 1935, the “Super .38” ruled the roost as the most powerful U.S. handgun cartridge.

Of late I see this question being asked more and more frequently rather than the perpetual 9mm vs. .45 ACP debates and questions. The general consensus seems to be that the .38 Super is a more potent round than the 9x19mm, 9mm Luger, 9mm Parabellum,, or whatever moniker is being used for our current military pistol round.

View Full Version : That caliber question once again! 9mm or .40? kaios. 03-24-2014, 2:07 PM. Hey, CalGunners! I've been following for a while, but it's my first time posting. I'm looking to purchase my first handgun. I've narrowed it down to the Glock 26 or 27. I've talked to a few people about.

Chambered in 9×19 mm, .38 Super or .45 ACP, the P220 was fed by single-column magazines. In the early 1990s, the 9 mm P220 replaced the venerable P210 in Swiss military service. The 9 mm P220 was only.

45 ACP round that feeds that firearm.

on a blow-back operated semi-automatic pistol in .38 (the dimensions of this round were very similar to today’s .38 Super). Since Browning already had a 230.

45 ACP, .38 Super and 10mm. The Colt New Agent, a brand new design from the storied, iconic firm, is a departure from the single-action 1911 the company has made for 100 years, and it welcomes the New.

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I’ve owned 1911-pattern pistols chambered for the .22 Long Rifle, 9mm Luger, .38 Super and .45 ACP. I currently have a Colt Delta 10mm in the hands of the man I consider the premiere custom builder —.

The .38 Super retains the original dimensions of the .38 ACP case. The cartridge was originally designed to headspace on the semi-rim, which worked in the Colt M1900 due to the design of the feed ramp. When the .38 Auto became the .38 Super, in the 1911A1, the feed ramp could no longer be used as rim support.

Making the Case for .38 Super +P. by Richard Mann – Monday.

you know when you pull the trigger on a full-power .38 Super. With my .45 ACP Colt Lightweight Commander I can run the Forty-Five.

Bulk 38 Super Ammunition Ships for Free. Originally manufactured by Colt for use in the M1911 pistol, 38 super ammo is loaded to a higher pressure than 38 Auto. 38 Super is a caliber known for extremely fast muzzle velocities and is very popular and respected for its performance by a large contingent of competitive shooters in IPSC and USPSA.

45 Acp 45 Long Colt Gun The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) or .45 Auto (11.43×23mm) is a handgun cartridge designed by John Moses Browning in 1904, for use in his prototype Colt semi-automatic pistol. 45 Colt Pistol (which we now know as the Single. It’s referred to as a "long colt" to distinguish it from the .45 schofield and the

The .38 Super cartridge is dimensionally identical to the .38 ACP, but loaded to higher pressure. The .38 Super Auto achieved a MV of 1280 fps with the same 130 grain bullet. For many years it was the most powerful cartridge available in autoloading pistols. The .38 Super became moderately popular and remains available today. When the +P.

I keep reading about "getting a base gun" for a custom project, and I take this to mean at least some people buy a new gun and send it off. Maybe I'm mistaken and this doesn't happen much – don't really know anything about it.

Mucha gente no le gusta el calibre.45 por ser menos veloz! Pero subestiman su potencial defensivo!!! Saludos gente 👍🏽atencion todo lo que muestro en el.

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The Shrike 1911 is available in .45 ACP, .40 S&W, .38 Super, 9 MM, and 10 MM. Lifetime service policy. The only limitation to our Lifetime Service Policy is that no other company or person shall.

The Duty Black finished Commander-length slide and alloy frame give it just the right feel and balance. If you are looking for a lightweight Commander-sized 1911 in 9mm, 38 Super or 45 ACP, don’t pass up the Guardian.

The .38 Super, also known as .38 Superauto or .38 Super Auto, is a pistol cartridge that fires a .356-inch-diameter (9.04 mm) bullet. The Super was introduced in the late 1920s as a higher pressure.

45 ACP impacting at subsonic speeds, much less a more usual .38 Spl. out of the ubiquitous Colt Police Positive. The .38 Super was as close to ideal for bringing these boys to earth as the ballistics.