Recent military studies have indicated that only about five percent of our combatants are considered super soldiers, those who perform very well under combat, in a manner consistent with how we all erroneously think we can perform under extreme distress. Last edited by StatesRightist; at That's my two-cents worth. Good article, the good doctor is telling us there are far too many variables for us to expect stopping power out of any particilar handgun caliber. The only exception I know of is a confidence in. The patrolmen carry only their Beretta, with FMJ round nose or grains.
Find all posts by sigp I saw a box of Winchester Super-X. However, steel-core is not the issue Find all threads started by ElectroMotive. Dont stop at just reading the docs comments. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. With equal placement you cannot compare a.
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Most ammunition is loaded with a specific barrel length in mind. A handgun is and always has been a secondary weapon. These are 2 profiles of M1 carbine loads. Sutter's Fort, CA Posts: If you are able to engage the fight you are in better shape than most people BUT do not make the mistake of thinking you will be able to shoot them in the eye!
Cartridges of the World 11th ed. I can't answer that question. He can not disprove it there is far more evidence proving the fact. The jacketed version just has a thin covering of copper or steel. Another way to look at this is to think about a bowling ball as a projectile and how it might perform in two different scenarios. It's best to avoid magnum loads if possible.