Is gold dot ammo good?
It’s a quality carry round and has been a proven performer for more than 20 years. You just can’t go wrong with it, as it’s proven in the field and in testing with the FBI protocols.
What does short barrel ammo mean?
What does short barrel ammo mean? In this case, it seems they’re identical in terms of powder charge, but the “short barrel” bullet is designed to expand a bit less and penetrate a bit more. With other brands it could be completely different, though – some might change the charge and use the same bullet.
What is Gold Dot ammunition?
Gold Dot was the first handgun ammunition loaded with true, bonded-core bullets. Using our exclusive Uni-Cor method, we bond the jacket to the core one molecule at a time at the very beginning of the bullet construction process. This virtually eliminates core-jacket separation.
What is gold dot G2 ammo?
Previously only offered to law enforcement, Speer® Gold Dot® G2® offers the ultimate performance for self-defense thanks to an exclusive nose design. Instead of a large hollow-point cavity, Gold Dot G2 has a shallow dish filled with a high-performance elastomer.
Is Speer 9mm ammo any good?
Speer® Lawman® Handgun Ammo is high-performance, reliable ammunition that’s offered at a competitive price, making it an excellent choice for handgun training and target practice.
Are heavier bullets better for short barrels?
Heavier bullets are loaded with less powder to reach the same pressure, so less powder to burn generally makes them more efficient. Velocity reduction is usually by a percentage that increases as the barrel gets shorter, so there is less actual velocity loss on a slower heavier bullet.
What is considered a short barrel handgun?
l2ga. Barrel less than 18 inches and/or overall length less than 26 inches, stock altered, barrel cut down.
Is Speer Gold Dot 9mm ammo good?