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Of all the serious calibers for carry, which is less known to overpenetrate

Discussion in 'GATE Self-Defense Forum' started by SENEN_NIEVES, Feb 18, 2011.

  1. SENEN_NIEVES

    SENEN_NIEVES Millennium Member

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    Hello Mr. Ayoob


    First of all i am a big fan, and have read a some magazine articles about you, and read 1 of your books, i consider you to be one of the top firearms instructors in the country, and i would like to here you imput on which caliber and possibly round, which would be less prone to overpenetration, i currently carry a 2nd generation glock 19 with 124 + p speer golddot, and i shoot its well, but i always think in the possibly of overpenetration., i just wondering if the 40 caliber, 45, 357 sig are better choices for this reason??
     
  2. Mas Ayoob

    Mas Ayoob KoolAidAntidote Moderator

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    The 124 Gold Dot +P 9mm is an excellent choice for your G19. Far from being overpenetrative, it was NYPD's heavily-researched answer to overpenetration problems they had with their previous duty ammo. From NYC to Chicago to Las Vegas, it has turned out to be an excellent man-stopper as well.

    Carry it with confidence.

    Best,
    Mas
     


  3. SENEN_NIEVES

    SENEN_NIEVES Millennium Member

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    Thank you very much for your promt reply, by the way, im a big fan.