.357 Sig Self-Defense Ammo Ballistic Gelatin Test
The Best Self Defense Ammo - A Massive Handgun Ammunition Study
It all started in April with a silver bullet. Well, not a bullet made from silver, but with a Winchester Silvertip. That 9mm Silvertip bullet penetrated the bicep muscle of the arm, exited, entered the chest and drove into the lower lobe of the lung. Nonetheless, in , the FBI sponsored a Wound Ballistics Workshop, made up of ballisticians, medical examiners and policemen.
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In seventh place and a fairly distant seventh, according to our sales data comes our next test caliber: 10mm Auto. Since it was first introduced in the early s, the popularity of 10mm has fluctuated, never quite reaching mainstream status but also avoiding the realm of forgotten oddball cartridges known only to handloading enthusiasts. Our test of 10mm self-defense ammo included 11 loads.
That brings our total number of loads tested across all pistol calibers to with more to come in the future! We also have some additional thoughts about this particular load in this post. Those results are up on a new Labs post , but you can still use the navigation menu above to head directly to the test results for each caliber. Results appear in the charts below for. Watch the video below for a brief overview of the project and an explanation of how to read the results.