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05-20-2010, 20:44
I have recently heard some recent second-hand reports of Pow-r-ball (likely 9mm, but I am not 100%) tumbling upon impact in SD shootings. Considering the reputation of this round as a consistent-opening one (combined with what I would think would be the very low likelyhood of a handgun round tumbling to begin with), I found this curious. Have you come across any similar reports, or does this sound like garbage?

Also, I just picked up a Glock 32 as a second EDC for when my H&K USP is a little too large to conceal. I also got a small quantity of both Ranger and Gold Dot JHP for this round, as they both have a reputation of great performance in the 9mm versions. Any thoughts on .357SIG SD ammo, or have I already made a great choice in either of those rounds?

Thanks in advance.

Mas Ayoob
05-21-2010, 14:50
First I've heard of tumbling Pow'rBall. Not something I'd stay up nights worrying about.

Ranger and Gold Dot 125 grain JHP are both fine choices in a .357 SIG.


05-21-2010, 15:53
Thanks for the reply, Mas.