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

 


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James Pollard
James Pollard
6 months ago

Maybe fill the case with black powder ?

Jerry 1911
Jerry 1911
6 months ago

Love the determination!

Jerry 1911
Jerry 1911
6 months ago
Reply to  Loads of Bacon

See? Always a silver lining! LOL
I just scored a big supply (10#) of 10 different powders, so guess what I’ll be doing a lot of, this winter? 😉

Jerry 1911
Jerry 1911
6 months ago
Reply to  Loads of Bacon

Pictures in Slack

The Kentucky Patriot
The Kentucky Patriot
6 months ago

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

The Kentucky Patriot
The Kentucky Patriot
6 months ago
Reply to  Loads of Bacon

Hahahahaha!!!

CharlieBrassStuffer
CharlieBrassStuffer
6 months ago

Sneaking up to the window…