Originally Posted by cowboy1964
You're compromising on velocity. Everything has a trade-off.
No compromise on velocity is required
: compare 180-grain .40 defense loads with standard or +p 185-grain .45 ACP.
That said, I prefer 230-grain loads in .45, gladly "trading off" velocity for mass, while keeping bullet diameter nice and big. However, I don't consider that to be a compromise!
A forum with WalterGa is a more informative, funnier, and more interesting place.
G17, G17RTF2, G19, G21, G21SF (2), G26, G30, G30SF, G34 (2), G37 (2), G38, G39