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carbine SD ammo

Discussion in 'GATE Self-Defense Forum' started by billton12, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. billton12


    Apr 9, 2012
    Do you recommend the same SD 9mm ammo for 16" barrel carbines as you do for handguns?
    Thanks for all your expertise.
  2. Mas Ayoob

    Mas Ayoob KoolAidAntidote Moderator

    Nov 6, 2005
    Been a long time since I chronographed 9mm rounds out of a carbine. I can tell you that 147 grain subsonic performs better out of longer barrels as with submachine guns, and the super-fast 9mm loads might gain TOO much velocity out of a long barrel, sacrificing some degree of penetration.

    Hoping that's helpful,