Discussion in reviews escorts kennewick Handguns: Fmj ' started by MacchinaNov 18, Log in or Sign up.
Why are hard cast bullets so great and FMJ so bad? Nov 14, Cast When people ask about what ammo to carry for self defense against criminals, the answer almost always comes back some kind of JHP.
Why are hard cast bullets so great and FMJ so bad?
The question "what to carry for protection against bears" often refers to revolver calibers, hence the question posted here. If you're just going for penetration, why would a solid lead bullet ever be better than a FMJ of similar hard and size?
It seams the FMJ is always regarded as a practice bullet with only marginal SD effectiveness, yet it appears to penetration to be a tougher bullet than a solid lead hard-cast without much of the issues like bullet creep and barrel leading MacchinaNov 18,