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Old 05-28-2011, 05:52   #25
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Originally Posted by MinervaDoe View Post
Nice data. Are you relying on an optimal penetration number? I'm under the impression that most law enforcement agencies use some ideal penetration number as their selection criteria (like 13 inches or something).

I'm not sure what to conclude since some of the lighter bullets penetrate nearly the same as the 147 grain.

The Gold Dots do seem to consistantly have the best expansion numbers.
Yeah, for all the "scientific" testing, they sure get results that don't have any real conclusion. I think a bullet has to penetrate. In this case, the 147's and 115's are almost going the same speed, so I might just as well use the 147's and get deeper penetration.
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