Stopping power is related to the physical properties of the bullet , but the issue is complicated and not easily studied. I would think, all other factors considered, that Glasers would be safest in terms of terminating the attack, yet not over penetrating and endangering family members in other rooms, or neighbors in the next apartment. SWGGUN Everything about and around guns. This is what I come up with. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Another liberal , progressive, anti gun buzz word made to frighten old maid spinsters, and gullible, stupid, lemming like, idiots.
Case Closed: FBI Says 9mm Is The Best Pistol Round
It may then hit another person such as your child. Along that line of thought, one of my research resources was a Fayetteville cop. Accuracy is good and the bullet's rounded ogive aids in feeding although I suspect that it's more likely to hang up in "ball only" automatics than would the PowRball or the Glaser. Just note that any military lethality data is irrelevant to your needs as a civilian. Neither caliber has anything wrong and BTW - your information source is a parrot - don't you be a parrot too.
FBI Penetration Standards are the Wrong Standard for Civilian Ammo
Remember, it has the potential to go through several layers of sheetrock before stopping. By the way, a slower, heavier bullet penetrates more and expands less. The only option they have is to shoot bigger bullets or drive them at a higher velocity. Do your own research and come up with your own conclusions.
I have seen studies where OO buck shot will out penetrate just about any standard handgun round by a lot, same with a dry wall test, look up Concealed Carry magazine for the article. LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode. If my life and the life of others is in immediate danger then I want the most effective tool for the job to remove the threat. How important are you if a firefight in your own house is a reasonable expectation to be prepared for? When it comes down to your moment do you really want to engage on a one to one basis or do you want to be defending a fortified position? So, which gun should you pull?