357 Verses 45 Acp

460 Rowland), I have a soft spot for both the .45 acpand the .357 magnum — which shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone because like I said, I love 1911s and magnum revolvers. For me, as far as.

Are you surprised that it ended up being a landslide from those who decided in favor of 9mm? We certainly were. It looks like 9mm has really surpassed .45 ACP as the preferred round – well, at least with our Round Table panelists that is. Not long ago, it was said that 9 mm didn’t have enough penetrating power and the .45 ACP was the way to go.

45 colt vs 357 mag. This is a discussion on 45 colt vs 357 mag within the Ruger Double Action forums, part of the Pistol & Revolver Forum category; I have never shot a 45 long colt cartridge , Have shot alot of 357 in my GP 100 .

45 ACP, a Taurus 689 VR 6-inch in .357 Magnum, and a Rock Island M202 in.

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Will it penetrate? Here we have a couple dish sets and the Ruger SP101 along with the Sig P220 to see the results. I have been getting great suggestions for.

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357 Magnum and .44 Magnum were exclusively used by revolvers. Revolvers, with fewer moving parts, are mechanically stronger and can withstand the pressures of heavy handgun calibers. Semiautomatic.

This is a comparison wiith .357 magnum versus .45 acp. The ammo used is Remington HTP .357 and Remington Golden Saber .45 acp. The results were amazing.

Wallmart 45 Acp Ammo Why shoot a .45 ACP? The .45 ACP cartridge has been relied on by U.S. military and law enforcement officers for more than 100 years. Cheaper Than Dirt! has the ammo in stock to feed your .45 ACP firearm. Ammo Manufacturers Producing ’24 Hours a Day’ to Match Demand – He says the only ammo

.45 ACP. In 1911, Colt and John Browning brought out the most recognizable pistol in history. One of the advantages the .45 ACP has over the .357 Magnum is that it works well in high capacity pistols like Glocks, Sig Sauers, Heckler & Kochs and the like, where.

.357 Mag Vs .45 Auto On Water Jugs and Wood.45 ACP vs 9mm comparison. A 9mm is generally cheaper, has less recoil and higher velocity than a .45 ACP. The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) cartridge holds bullets that have a diameter of .452 inches (11.5mm) so it is slightly larger than the 9mm (.355 inch bullets).

Want to Know Which .38 Special Handguns Are the Best? Here You Go. – 45 ACP), .38 Special eventually became one of the most popular.

it can’t get caught on clothing in the midst of being drawn. The heavier, more powerful .357 Magnum cartridge is actually a.

.45ACP versus .357 Mag. However, I still prefer .45 ACP as I simply find it more "practical" from an HD standpoint and I have yet to feel as if I am compromising much at all in going with this choice vs. the .357 Mag.

Which is best? Whichever caliber you shoot most accurately. I have pistols chambered in .22lr, 9mm Luger, .40 S7W, 357 SIG, and .45 ACP. Apart from the .22lr, I would consider using any of them for self-defense. My personal preference for a home defense handgun is a full-sized pistol chambered in .45 ACP.

The World’s Top 15 Best Rifles, Shotguns, and Handguns. All In One List. – Unlike the Glock, the M&P can be disassembled without pulling the trigger. The M&P is available in a number of midsize pistol.

A few .45 ACP handguns like HS2000 can hold as many as 14 cartridges. The FNP-45 can hold upto 15 .45 cartridges but this greatly increases the pistol's bulk and hence lowers maneuverability. Velocity. A .40 fires bullets with a velocity between 950 and 1440 feet per second, depending on the model.

357 Magnum and the .45 ACP. However, I respect all calibers’ potential to maim, incapacitate or even kill a bad guy when innocent people’s lives are threatened.

Handgun Caliber Showdown Round 2: .45 ACP vs. 10mm In an article I wrote a little over a month ago I compared two different semi-auto handgun cartridges using the same .355-inch diameter bullets: The 9x19mm Parabellum and the .357 SIG.

What Size Primer In 45 Acp While cleaning out the primer pockets on some cleaned .45 ACP cases I noticed several cases had a much smaller primer pocket than is normal on the cases. Everything else about the cases are the same. I will attach a photo but, in short, the cases with smaller primer pockets are all marked 'WIN NT'

AMMO: Federal Premium HydraShok .45 ACP 230 gr. Hollow Points VERSUS Hornaday .357 MAGNUM 140 gr. Hollow Points TARGET: WATERMELON DISTANCE: ~15 Yards. HANDGUNS: Heckler and Koch 45 Compact Taurus Model 617 Revolver.

This is a discussion on 357 Mag. vs. 45 ACP within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Sorry if this has been asked and answered before, but I could not find it on a search.

9mm vs .40 vs .45: Which Chambering Has More Stopping Power? Modern bullet technology has improved many calibers. Note the size of this Federal 230-grain, .45 ACP HST +P bullet, which dropped a charging hog instantly.

The .45 acp is lengendary, but also a century old & slow. Between the two I would go with the .45 ACP. Ammo is more plentiful and it's proven for more than 100 years. The .357 sig only really has an advantage in cases where you might be shooting through a barrier.

The .45 Long Colt is certainly historically important yet it lacks the range and trajectory of the .357 mag and, certainly, a far fewer gun designs are made for this caliber. In fact, most of them are single action revolvers for which not everyone develops accurate shooting. Smith and Wesson has cataloged a .45 Long Colt double action revolver.

As mentioned in my Glock 22 vs. Glock 23 comparison, the .40 S&W is a great option for self defense. It offers the best of both the 9mm and the .45 ACP and thus is a compromise.

kicks like a damn.

You can buy .45 Colt ammo for between $15 and $25 per box for the standard stuff. You may find it cheaper in your area. If the revolver is a Ruger, an attractive option may be to send it to Ruger for a second cylinder in .45 ACP to be fitted. Then you may shoot .45 Colt, .45 ACP, and .45 Auto Rim in the same pistol.

.45 ACP vs 9mm comparison. A 9mm is generally cheaper, has less recoil and higher velocity than a .45 ACP. The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) cartridge holds bullets that have a diameter of .452 inches (11.5mm) so it is slightly larger than the 9mm (.355 inch.