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Old 01-28-2012, 06:28   #148
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Originally Posted by ModGlock17 View Post
In light of that Nosler 135 performance, do you guys think that is too much for SD purpose, as in collateral damages it may cause ?

I am intrigued. May be the same bullet at lower speed than the 1400fps, but will it open up the same way ?
I don't think its too much at all... its the common weight used in .40SW defense loads and has an extremely high one-shot-stop percentage, even at .40 velocities (1250fps). Even a mild 10mm loading would be devastating and I've no doubt that a 135gr at 1600fps would be nothing short of a bomb. The nice thing is, its a normal bullet. Its not even a "deadly black talon cop killer armor piercing exploding tungsten core" bullet... its just a normal hollowpoint. I keep my 10's loaded with 135's at home since I want something that stops in the "first jug", so to speak. :P
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