45 ACP (850 fps), Round Hollow Point, BHN 9.5, Bare Gel (PC HP Test)

(This video was first posted to YouTube on December 29, 2017.)

Shooting the 45 ACP cast with the round hollow point into Clear Ballistics Gel from my 1911. This series is a long experiment testing powder coated cast lead hollow point bullets made from various alloys and fired at various velocities.

Consolidated test results: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Tb_gBX5ALiPbMYg_qdvBiUV-fNaLln0r18MIqJXTjrM/edit?usp=sharing

The bullet mold is the “MP 452-200 HP 4 cav. NO LUBE GROOVE” mold from https://www.mp-molds.com/e-shop/molds/hollow-points-molds/mp-452-200-hp-4-cav-no-lube-groove

 


Find the entire playlist here: https://thereloadersnetwork.com/playlist/powder-coated-cast-lead-hollow-point-bullet-testing-lob/

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James Pollard
James Pollard

Maybe fill the case with black powder ?

Jerry 1911
Jerry 1911

Love the determination!

The Kentucky Patriot
The Kentucky Patriot

I think they would have performed better with 32 grains of H110 😀

CharlieBrassStuffer
CharlieBrassStuffer

Sneaking up to the window…