What caliber are you considering this for? Naturally I racked another round and was rewarded with the same weak spoing sound. There was an error submitting your subscription. Another classic carry and duty round is Speer Gold Dot, which - much like Hydra-Shok - was made famous by it's law enforcement roots. Performance against commonly encountered light barrier materials is untested and unknown. To learn more, check out our help center. This projectile is a jacketed lead hollow point, complete with the distinctive gold-tone coloring.
Remington 9mm 124gr Golden Saber gel test and review
While I haven't ever had to use it thankfully , given the fact that it has moderate velocity and a pretty solid track record, the fact that it's not bonded doesn't bother me one bit. Small guns like the Glock 27 will often drift out of that perfect grip after a few shots and require readjustment. You might recognize the projectile design as similar to the famous performer, Golden Saber. I get the better barrier penetrate but from an energy and velocity stand point you are giving up too much. I hope you have the bonded version of the golden saber or else you may experience bullet failures similar to this Remington Golden Saber.
Pocket Guns and Gear: Ballistics Testing Remington Golden Saber 9mm Grain BJHP
Crafted with an hour glass shape and paired with the MechaniLokt belt, which locks the core and jacket together, the round is said to deliver both controlled expansion and penetration with high weight retention. The process eliminates jacket separation while allowing optimal weight and thickness. Due to the higher velocity of the grain bullets, the power factor Just be advised that this and the traditional design of Golden Sabers were designed with duty sized pistols in mind. You must log in or sign up to reply here. The 9mm was designed in and is an excellent example of how life in firearms is a marathon, and not a sprint. I wait for a good price on some 50 round boxes, then place an online order.
I have never seen a test including my own in any media where a critical defense has failed to expand or had its hollowpoint cavity clogged nearly impossible with rubber insert. Im not entirely sure what makes you think critical defense is so marginally different from golden saber. The Speer Gold Dot shined with an outstanding average group size of 0. A winter shooting was replicated by shooting into a gel block covered with pork ribs, a cotton T-shirt and a heavily insulated canvas coat. Sachse came to work at Remington in Now check your email to confirm your subscription.