10mm vs 45 colt

x2 Mar 10, 2016 · Mar 18, 2021. #4. The .45 long colt cartridge with a heavy for caliber hard cast bullet at 1,100fps or more is an outstanding bear defense round. There are many heavy .45lc loads that will easily surpass the .44 Magnum. You just need to be sure that your gun is rated for them. Certainly any of the Rugers will be fine. XD-S Mod.2® OSP™ Handguns. Loaded with features from top to bottom, the XD-S Mod.2 is a slim single stack pistol perfect for concealed carry. 9 MM .45 ACP. MSRP $440 - $568. XD® Handguns. The XD set the new industry standard for comfort, ease of operation, features and performance. 9 MM .40 SW .45 ACP. MSRP $440 - $623. Glock G20SF15AUT G20SF 10mm Auto 4.61 in 15+1 Black Black Steel Slide Black Polymer Grip. Hinterland #: 154196. MFG #: G20SF15AUT. In stock. $599.00. Request a price. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Glock G29 Gen4 Sub-Compact Pistol | PG2950201. Hinterland #: 44197.May 04, 2022 · Not so fast. Nominal specs for standard pressure .45 ACP are a 230 grain bullet at 830 – 850 fps with 350 – 370 ft-lbs. muzzle energy. .45 ACP+P ramps the velocity up to 910 – 1000 fps (420 – 511 ft-lbs.) based on various manufacturers’ claims. The average 185 grain +P load produces 1150 fps and 540 ft-lbs. 10mm.41 Mag.44 Special.44 Mag.45 ACP ('08).45 ACP ('15).45 Colt.45 Super.460 Rowland.223 Rifle Acknowledgements. We'd like to personally and specifically thank Pat Childs at Fin & Feather in Iowa City, as he not only helped get most of our ammunition and other supplies, he was the brilliant gunsmith who worked with us to make this insane ...Feb 24, 2012. Messages. 1,395. Location. Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States. I don't have 10mm but have both you are looking at in 45 so my $.02 is Glock. Both have been solid, but the Glock just feels and acts better. I find myself carrying the Glock more and the Springfield is my throw in the truck. Sep 24, 2020.Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, 5" Barrel. GI#: 101960477. Used Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, Semi-Auto Pistol, 5" Barrel Stainless Steel Frame, Black Grips, With Box. With 2 mags. WE DO NOT SHIP INTERNATIONALLY $40 Shipping. ... Click for more info. Seller: WD Guns. Area Code: 580. $1,869.00.And these rounds achieve this goal, producing about 100% greater muzzle energy for a given bullet weight over standard pressure .45 ACP rounds, and about a 50% increase over .45 ACP +P (over-pressure) rounds. This increase in velocity/energy comes with higher chamber pressure, however.Jan 27, 2021 · This means the .45 Colt comes capable of more stopping power. The .45 Colt packs a punch. To put it this way; it’s the Swiss Army knife of .45 calibers. Granted, the typical load data places it just over 800 feet-per-second, but there are +P loads available that can push a 250-grain bullet at 1,400 feet-per-second. 157.5dB. .308 in 24" barrel. 156.2dB. .30-06 in 24" barrel. 158.5dB. .30-06 in 18 1/2" barrel. 163.2dB. Krammer adds that sound pressure levels for the various pistols and ammunition tested yielded an average mean of 157.5 dB, which is greater than those previously shown for shotgun and rifle noise levels. There was also a greater range, from ...The 10mm Auto utilizes bullets that measure .400 inch in diameter. by the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) are listed at 37,500 psi; however, most ammunition manufacturers keep their loads around 5 to 10 percent below maximum, but not all. Even at a slightly below maximum pressure level, the 10mm Auto will push a ... I'm going to go against the grain and say that out of the 2, the 10mm will be better. My reasoning is that I would care more about the muzzle energy and "average hot" .45 loads are ~560ft/lbs while 10mm "average hot" is ~700ft/lbs. The max I'm seeing for both platforms is 771ft/lbs and 1015ft/lbs for .45ACP and .10mm, respectively.Jan 19, 2013 · If you like the 10mm, have you considered a Vaq in that caliber? The original Vaq was made in a 38-40/10 MM convertible. Frankly I'd rather have one on the New Vaq mid-size frame. Nothing wrong with a 3 3/4" 45 either. This one is on the mid frame which will safely handle level one and two 45 Colt loads: The .45's popularity continues today. A good many civilians carry a .45 not just for defense from criminals but also in the wilderness for defense against both two-legged and four-legged predators. In North America the two most feared critters are bears and mountain lions (cougars or pumas for our readers back East).In terms of ammunition, the 10mm easily runs circles around the .45 ACP. Not only is it more powerful, but it also has bullets with much higher sectional density that are able to penetrate better than most magnum revolver rounds less than .41 Magnum. This makes the 10mm a great choice for the woods and many large bears have been put down by it.The front sights on these 45 Colt revolvers are taller than the sights on the 44 Specials revolvers so that there is plenty of elevation available for various bullet weights. All parts, including the gripframe and ejector rod housing are made of steel and have a nice, rich, blue finish. Since we introduced the Flattop 44 Special in 2009, the 45 ...Blued Frame, B/S and T/G, and Case-Hardened Hammer. Starting Price. $579. Find a Dealer. In 1873, Colt's single-action Army (SAA) revolver became the Army's standard sidearm. Cavalry troopers were armed with the new revolvers. Lawmen and outlaws alike were quick to adopt the handy new 6-shooter which earned the nickname "Peacemaker.".Mar 10, 2016 · Mar 18, 2021. #4. The .45 long colt cartridge with a heavy for caliber hard cast bullet at 1,100fps or more is an outstanding bear defense round. There are many heavy .45lc loads that will easily surpass the .44 Magnum. You just need to be sure that your gun is rated for them. Certainly any of the Rugers will be fine. Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... The approximate diameter of the .45 ACP is 0.425 inches and is a genuine American Caliber. John Browning designed and developed the .45 ACP for the Colt Model 1911 pistol. The .45 ACP is over a century old. It is popularly known as the "one-shot man stopper," meaning it can kill a man instantly with only a single bullet.Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, 5" Barrel. GI#: 101960477. Used Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, Semi-Auto Pistol, 5" Barrel Stainless Steel Frame, Black Grips, With Box. With 2 mags. WE DO NOT SHIP INTERNATIONALLY $40 Shipping. ... Click for more info. Seller: WD Guns. Area Code: 580. $1,869.00.Nashville, TN via Memphis. Dec 29, 2017. #1. I'm sure most of y'all have heard of this, but if you haven't, it's a conversion that's available for 1911s, Glocks and Springfield XDs that gives you .44 MAG-like power levels out of a pistol chambered for .45 ACP. The .460 Rowland cartridges do this by almost doubling the chamber pressure of ...10 mm is way better, just make sure it is loaded hot (i heard some brands, federal for example, load 10mm to .40 energies) Posted: 1/5/2018 6:33:56 PM EDT [#8] Quote History ... A 45 colt 325gr bullet at 825 fps will eat up a 10mm with 220gr hard cast at 1200 fps and 700 lbs. Posted: 1/5/2018 7:14:34 PM EDT [#43] I went with a Glock 40 MOS. ...Answer (1 of 8): Which is bigger, the 45 ACP or the 10mm? Let's see…. .45 Automatic: Diameter is .451″ jacketed, .452″ cast. Case length is .898″, Over-All Length is, I believe, 1.19″. Bullet weight ranges from 155 grain at the lowest extreme to somewhat over 250 grains, with 185 grains typical...H andgun: PSI: R ifle: PSI: R ifle (Cont.): PSI: 17 Rem-52,000 cup: 22 Hornet-25,000 CUP: 30-30 Winchester-42,000: 22 RF Short-21,000: 222 Remington-50,000: 303 ...1000 rounds / $0.70 per round. Magtech 10mm 180 Grain FMJ Case MAGTECH10A-CASE. 21 Reviews. $699.99. Add to Cart. 1000 rounds / $0.75 per round. Blazer Brass 10mm 180 Gr FMJ (Case) 4 Reviews. $749.99.May 16, 2021 · The 10mm Auto devotees point out that the 10mm has more energy remaining at 100 yards than the .45 ACP does at the muzzle. Fans of the .45 ACP counter that the .45 is bigger at 100 yards than the 10mm is at the muzzle. However, those statements also reflect the strengths, weaknesses and ideal uses of each cartridge. Advertisement. 10mm Revolver Showdown: Smith & Wesson Versus Ruger. ... The 610 utilizes S&W's large, beefy N-frame, most notable for hosting larger cartridges like the .44 Magnum and .45 Colt. Mostly composed of stainless steel, the 4-inch-barreled 610, with its full underlug and round-butt profile, tipped the scales at a hefty 42.6 ounces unloaded, while ...Author Topic: 230 grain .45 vs 200 grain 10mm penetration and for bears/ hogs (Read 1956 times) BillinOregon. ... This is through a Colt 1991. Logged www.general-cartridge.com. 5pins. Jr. Member; Posts: 167; Re: 230 grain .45 vs 200 grain 10mm penetration and for bears/ hogs « Reply #44 on: April 10 2018 06:56:07 AM MDT ...Colt Delta Elite 10mm Auto Government Model 1911 Pistol Brand: Colt; Item Number: O2020; Kimber Custom TLE II 10mm Pistol with Night Sights $839.00; Brand: Kimber; Item Number: 3200280; Rock Island Armory Tac Ultra FS 1911 10mm Auto Centerfire Pistol with G10 Grips $806.00 $ ... 10mm Auto: 41 Magnum 44 Magnum 44 Special 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 Magnum 480 Ruger 50 AE 500 Magnum: 223 Remington 243 Winchester 270 Winchester 300 Winchester Magnum 300 AAC Blackout 30-30 Winchester 30-06 Springfield 308 Winchester 50 Beowulf 5.45x39 7mm Remington Magnum 7mm-08 Remington 7.62x39 7.62x54R. CONNECT WITH US Facebook ... Feb 07, 2019 · If you can handle the recoil/power of the .45 ACP or .40 S&W you shouldn’t have any problem managing the 10mm Colt Delta Elite. In this article Colt Delta Elite , Colt , 10 mm cartridge , 1911 ... The .45 auto even in +p loadings is anemic compared to full power 10mm loads. Because of its slow velocity and heavy bullet the .45 drops like a rock at extended ranges compared to even a 9mm or .40. Its penetration is also limited because of its large diameter bullet and slow velocity-one of the reasons the US Military dropped the 1911.Aug 26, 2021 · The 10mm comes in a longer case but with a shorter bullet, and inside of the .45 ACP is a larger projectile. The diameter of the 10mm is .4 inches versus the slightly larger .45 that measures .451 inches. The length of them is also different with the .45 ACP being just a fraction shorter. 45 Long Colt Ammo. Beginning as a black-powder revolver round, the .45 Colt, or 11.48x33mmR, dates back to 1872. For the modern round, a magnum-level hunting round is used. Adopted by the US Army, the .45 Colt served as an official US military handgun cartridge for fourteen years. The .45 Colt is also called the .45 Long Colt or the .45LC.Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... But if you prioritize a faster bullet and a further range, then the .40 SW would be the better choice. Specifically, the .40 has a bullet diameter of 10.2mm while a .45 has 11.5mm. The .40 has a neck diameter of 10.7mm while the .45 has 12.0mm. As for the base diameter, the .40 has it at 10.8mm while the .45 has it at 12.1mm.If you took a random poll of gun owners, the majority would probably say that the 10mm is more powerful than the .45. In this case, the masses are more-or-less correct. The average 10mm cartridge will throw a 180- to 200-grain bullet faster than the average .45 Auto. (Side note: the .45 Auto and the .45 ACP are the same cartridge.Sep 22, 2017 · Once you get over 300gr. the 45 Colt has the advantage. If used in a custom 5 shot 45 colt with bullets and a cyl. that will allow the bullets to be seated and crimped .100 further out than factory specs. the 45 colt will out perform even the 454 if the right cases are used in bullet weights up to 410gr. Gunnutz13 said: The .40S&W is only a necked down and made wimpy 10mm. As noted above, not true. The 40S&W is a small primer (large for 10mm) and a case that is .142 shorter. No other difference. Gunnutz13 said: The 45acp has better ballistics and is easier to control on the follow-up shot.If you're looking for premium quality Colt 45 ammo for sale, Omaha Outdoors has the rounds you need for target shooting, cowboy competition, or hunting. Historical 45 Long Colt ammo was initially developed for the Colt single action army revolver in the late 1800s, which became the US military's official handgun cartridge for 14 years.4. 8m. ! 45 Long Colt - Miwall Ammo Lead Flat Point Brass Case RN Miwall New Ammunition - 45 Long Colt - 250 Grain Lead Round Nose Flat Point - 50 Rounds - Brass Case. 250gr. n/a. 50. $47.95. $0.96. 45 Colt 185 gr FTX® Critical Defense® Item #92790 | 20/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587 | 7,380,502 Concealed Carry Reliability. Since their inception, conventional hollow point pistol bullets have performed well, but have never delivered 100% reliability, especially in self-defense situations.The Debate Continues. It turns out, however, that things aren't that simple. The best stopping power is a complex mix of many different factors, including how fast the round is traveling and what it does when it enters the attacker's body. While the classic .45 ACP round is large, it's also relatively slow, with an average velocity of 850 ...The 10mm comes in a longer case but with a shorter bullet, and inside of the .45 ACP is a larger projectile. The diameter of the 10mm is .4 inches versus the slightly larger .45 that measures .451 inches. The length of them is also different with the .45 ACP being just a fraction shorter.Complete 10mm Auto ammunition ballistics Chart. Compare all 10mm Auto ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. ... 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 ... 1,185 Posts. #2 · Feb 24, 2013. While the 45 colt is a fun cartridge in a lever gun, it's in noway shape or fashion as powerful as a 30-30 at 100 yds, and when it gets beyond 100 yds, the 30-30 makes placing the shot a good bit more certain than with the 45 colt.G40 10MM Magazines; G21 .45 ACP Magazines; G30 .45 ACP Magazines; G37 .45 GAP Magazines; G36 .45 ACP Magazines; G38 .45 GAP Magazines; G39 .45 GAP Magazines; ... Magtech .45 Colt (Long Colt) 250 Gr. Cowboy Action Lead Flat Nose- 50 Round Box. Regular Price: $32.99 Special Price $29.99 SKU: 45D.It is also interesting to note that the 450 SMC and .45 Super, while producing identical or slightly better ballistics that the 10 mm, do so at considerably lower chamber pressure. Full power 10 mm cartridges operate at 37,500 PSI. Full power .45 Super cartridges operate at 28,000 PSI.Mar 11, 2017. #5. Any new Colt 1911 will be a Series 80, which I can live without. Kimbers' quality has fallen drastically. When the first started, the were very nice, now, not so much. Mass production canceled out the "very nice" part. Which leaves the Springfield Armory. For an "off the shelf" they are hard to beat.I finally get a chance to get back out to the desert. In this episode I have the Grizzly Xtreme 45 ACP Vs The Mighty 10MM in a penetration throw down. I test both rounds in Clear Ballistic Gel with...The Delta Elite is a modified 1911-type handgun—the Colt Series 80—rechambered for 10mm (roughly .40 caliber). The 10mm Auto round is the heart of the Delta Elite. Invented by gun scholar and ...Colt still has the top tier guns, by the way, if you want to pay around $2000 for a 45 ACP 1911 handgun then the company has lots of choices. The Colt Delta Elite 10mm has become an iconic handgun for the masses, a firearms fashion label, rather than a full on match-grade weapon.Mar 11, 2017. #5. Any new Colt 1911 will be a Series 80, which I can live without. Kimbers' quality has fallen drastically. When the first started, the were very nice, now, not so much. Mass production canceled out the "very nice" part. Which leaves the Springfield Armory. For an "off the shelf" they are hard to beat.Bookmark +. Dr. Sydney Vail is a trauma surgeon and one of the nation's leading authorities on tactical medicine and the care of gunshot victims. His articles—"9mm Vs. .40 Caliber" and "Stopping Power: Myths, Legends, and Realities"—are some of the most popular and most controversial in the history of POLICE Magazine and PoliceMag.com.It is also interesting to note that the 450 SMC and .45 Super, while producing identical or slightly better ballistics that the 10 mm, do so at considerably lower chamber pressure. Full power 10 mm cartridges operate at 37,500 PSI. Full power .45 Super cartridges operate at 28,000 PSI. 200gr Bullet, Muzzle Velocity=1010, Muzzle Energy= 453 ft/lbs. 230gr Bullet, Muzzle Velocity= 916, Muzzle Energy= 429 ft/lbs. If muzzle energy is analogous to knockdown power, then we have a clear winner. The 10mm is more powerful than a .45ACP and even more powerful than the .357 Magnum. The 10mm is in .41 Magnum territory.The 10mm Auto devotees point out that the 10mm has more energy remaining at 100 yards than the .45 ACP does at the muzzle. Fans of the .45 ACP counter that the .45 is bigger at 100 yards than the 10mm is at the muzzle. As you can see the table below, both of these statements are true.Furthermore, the .45 Long Colt (.45 LC) ammo remains in use 148 years after its introduction; it is used as a hunting round on animals the size of deer and black bear. Today, a prevalent use for the .45 Colt is in Cowboy Action shooting, where the competition is often fired from either original or replicas of the 1873 Colt Single-Action Army.A 240-grain +P Buffalo Bore projectile carries roughly 1,600 ft.-lbs. of energy at 1550 fps, which is more than double that of the 10mm and four times more energy than the 9mm. Available in shorter versions like the Smith & Wesson 629 with 4-inch barrel, the .44 Mag. has a well-deserved reputation as a charge-stopper. 4. .375 H&H MagnumAnswer (1 of 8): Which is bigger, the 45 ACP or the 10mm? Let's see…. .45 Automatic: Diameter is .451″ jacketed, .452″ cast. Case length is .898″, Over-All Length is, I believe, 1.19″. Bullet weight ranges from 155 grain at the lowest extreme to somewhat over 250 grains, with 185 grains typical...It listed a 45 Colt handload that safely gave 1300 FPS with a 300 gr HP which more than matched the 44 Mag load they used. It also made the point that with the 44 caliber you were actually getting a 42.9 caliber and the 45 gave you a true 45 caliber.(Actually a 45.2 or 45.4 depending on the bullet.) ... 10mm (40 Magnum) 44-40 44 Special 45 ACP ...The 10.9×33mmR muzzle energy only measures at 900 ft lb. This round delivers almost twice the muzzle energy of the 10mm auto. It should be noted that the higher the muzzle energy of a round, the higher its stopping power. With the Remington, a charging bear stands no chance. Winner: 10.9×33mmR Ballistics10mm Auto: 41 Magnum 44 Magnum 44 Special 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 Magnum 480 Ruger 50 AE 500 Magnum: 223 Remington 243 Winchester 270 Winchester 300 Winchester Magnum 300 AAC Blackout 30-30 Winchester 30-06 Springfield 308 Winchester 50 Beowulf 5.45x39 7mm Remington Magnum 7mm-08 Remington 7.62x39 7.62x54R. CONNECT WITH US Facebook ... The front sights on these 45 Colt revolvers are taller than the sights on the 44 Specials revolvers so that there is plenty of elevation available for various bullet weights. All parts, including the gripframe and ejector rod housing are made of steel and have a nice, rich, blue finish. Since we introduced the Flattop 44 Special in 2009, the 45 ...10mm vs 45 colt. Showing the single result. Filter. Sort by: Wishlist. Quick View-0%. Alliant BE-86 Smokeless Pistol Powder 8 Lb quantity. Add to cart. Alliant BE-86 ... 10mm Vs 40 S W Summary And Ballistics images that posted in this website was uploaded by Media.nbcmontana.com. 10mm Vs 40 S W Summary And Ballistics equipped with a HD resolution 350 x 187.You can save 10mm Vs 40 S W Summary And Ballistics for free to your devices.The Sig Sauer P220 does the job admirably. It's a Sig Sauer, one of the best pistol brands in any caliber, and this particular model has recently been updated so that some variants are chambered for 10mm ammo. Regardless, this weapon only weighs 2.45 pounds and features a short barrel length of 4.4 inches.The .45 Colt has a muzzle energy of 348 foot-pounds (ft-lb), while the .45 Auto has 411 ft-lbs. For the American Eagle Rounds, the muzzle energy for the .45 Colt (225 grain) is 369 ft-lb, while the .45 Auto (230 grain) has a muzzle energy of 404 ft-lbs. Winner: .45 Auto (Slight Victory) Carrying Capacity This where a real difference in seen.10mm is typically more expensive than .45 ACP even in the best of times. If the typical box of 50 hardball practice rounds is $20 to $25 for .45 ACP, it can be upward of $35 for a box of 50 in 10mm depending on brand and box. But expect to pay more. Then we come to the question of which is better for self-defense. It doesn't matter.The 45 colt is a revolver round that can be loaded to meet or exceed the power of the 44 mag. Factory loads in 45 colt will be milder than the .44 mag but if you load your own and have a revolver that will handle the loads you can easily match the 44. Some 45 colts are made for cowboy loads and some 5 shot cylinders can be loaded as hot as the 44.Therefore, it follows logically that the 45 ACP bullet is bigger. We can see that's true as well, with the 45 ACP clocking in at more than 2.5 grains more than the 10mm. One thing to note, however, is that the 45 ACP has a lower chamber pressure than the 10mm does. This, in turn, means that the 45 ACP will have a lower velocity than its cousin.If .45 ACP is considered expensive then 10mm can be seen as costing a fortune on ammunition cost. Plus, from what I have learned modern 10mm is not as powerful as it was in the 1980s. Sure, there are a couple of ammunition companies that reproduces the original load pressures of the 1980s but most companies only provide the "watered down ...45 Colt 185 gr FTX® Critical Defense® Item #92790 | 20/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587 | 7,380,502 Concealed Carry Reliability. Since their inception, conventional hollow point pistol bullets have performed well, but have never delivered 100% reliability, especially in self-defense situations.Best 10mm Handguns. 1. Kimber Eclipse Custom II. Kimber Manufacturing is well known as a leader in the manufacturing of high-quality 1911 pistols. Their Eclipse and Custom models are particularly renowned. The Kimber Eclipse Custom II blends the best of these two models to create an impressive 10mm. The Kimber Eclipse Custom II is fairly ...Kimber 1911 Hero Custom 45 ACP Pistol. Our price: $953.99. Market Price: $1,060.00. you save 10%. Quantity: Check to compare. Nighthawk Custom Classic Style Boardroom Series 1911 Chairman Longslide IOS 10mm Pistol with Camo Cerakote. Our price: $4,999.99. Market Price: $5,199.99.10mm vs 44 Magnum Cartridge Comparison. There are three important things to take away when you put the 10mm and the 44 Mag side by side. The first is their bullet diameters. While the 10mm ammunition is a true 40 caliber round with a .40" diameter bullet, the 44 Mag's bullet is nearly .03" greater in diameter.This caliber offers substantial power and penetration that's beyond the 45 ACP and 9mm. 10mm 1911s also offer you a flatter shooting cartridge and only drops a mere 4 inches or so at 100 yards. This outperforms both the 45 ACP and 9mm range-wise and delivers some potent power. 10mm ammo also happens to be the most expensive of these three loads.I've shot critters with .357, 10mm, .41 Mag, .44 Special, .44 Mag, .45 Auto and .45 Colt and when you increase bullet diameter and/or velocity, you increase effectiveness. Depending on bullet construction of course. All things being the same (velocity, bullet weight, diameter, bullet shape): The faster bullet will be more effective.Hornady Custom 10mm 155 grain XTP - 1345 feet per second. Hornady Custom 357 Magnum 158 grain XTP - 1264 feet per second. *five shot average of shots. On paper with these comparable loads, the ...Founded in 1836, Colt Manufacturing Company is best known for the classic firearms manufactured in the 19th and 20th centuries. Classic products include the "Colt .45", Colt Python, and Colt Anaconda. Since its foundation by Samuel Colt in Hartford, Connecticut, this company has provided a staple for American firearms for nearly 200 years.Feb 07, 2019 · If you can handle the recoil/power of the .45 ACP or .40 S&W you shouldn’t have any problem managing the 10mm Colt Delta Elite. In this article Colt Delta Elite , Colt , 10 mm cartridge , 1911 ... 10mm. This is the ultimate outdoors load for those that prefer the semi-automatic pistol. The 9mm, .38 Super and .45 may be fine for personal defense, but for penetration and outdoors use, the 200-grain 10mm is the hoss! A 200-grain FP at 1207 fps from the Ruger SR1911 10mm and 1167 fps from the Fusion 10mm Commander is a strong and accurate ...45 Long Colt vs 45 ACP Side-By-Side Comparison. by Ashley Bunch January 30, 2021. The .45 Long Colt (LC) and the .45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP) are not nearly as similar as they sound. Putting .45 LC in a firearm designated for .45 ACP isn't going to work out for you. That's because one goes in a revolver and the other in a semi-automatic ...The lightest 10mm bullet has a velocity of 1,600 feet per second, 39% faster than the lightest .45 ACP bullet, resulting in the 10mm generating 767 foot-pounds of force, a 69% higher kinetic energy at the muzzle compared to that of the .45 ACP's.10mm Auto: The Stopping Power Champion of Lt. Col. Jeff Cooper The 10mm Auto cartridge was initially developed by Lieutenant Colonel Jeff Cooper. Cooper designed the 10mm to have better external ballistics (muzzle velocity, effective range) than the 45 ACP and better terminal ballistics (expansion, penetration) than the 9mm Luger.The 10mm is pretty weak too in comparison to the .44 mag. Comment. Post Cancel. kgpcr. Member. Join Date: Apr 2008; Posts: 2493; Share Tweet #5. 02-05-2009, 20:17. The venerable .45ACP is one of the best man stoppers ever made. It however is NOT usefull as a bear stopper. ... Though the 44 Mag, 45 Colt, 454 Casull, 475 Linebaugh/480 Ruger and ...Answer (1 of 24): As a teen I spent summers with my siblings at my dad’s in Alaska, and there’d be reports of bear maulings quite often. When we’d go on family hikes, I’d be in front of the group with a .30-.30 Winchester, and he’d bring up the rear with a 12 gauge shotgun filled with slugs. Jan 01, 2022 · Colt still has the top tier guns, by the way, if you want to pay around $2000 for a 45 ACP 1911 handgun then the company has lots of choices. The Colt Delta Elite 10mm has become an iconic handgun for the masses, a firearms fashion label, rather than a full on match-grade weapon. Blued Frame, B/S and T/G, and Case-Hardened Hammer. Starting Price. $579. Find a Dealer. In 1873, Colt's single-action Army (SAA) revolver became the Army's standard sidearm. Cavalry troopers were armed with the new revolvers. Lawmen and outlaws alike were quick to adopt the handy new 6-shooter which earned the nickname "Peacemaker.".It listed a 45 Colt handload that safely gave 1300 FPS with a 300 gr HP which more than matched the 44 Mag load they used. It also made the point that with the 44 caliber you were actually getting a 42.9 caliber and the 45 gave you a true 45 caliber.(Actually a 45.2 or 45.4 depending on the bullet.) ... 10mm (40 Magnum) 44-40 44 Special 45 ACP ...May 16, 2021 · The 10mm Auto devotees point out that the 10mm has more energy remaining at 100 yards than the .45 ACP does at the muzzle. Fans of the .45 ACP counter that the .45 is bigger at 100 yards than the 10mm is at the muzzle. However, those statements also reflect the strengths, weaknesses and ideal uses of each cartridge. Advertisement. Find your best price for 45 Colt Ammo | Cheap 45 Colt Ammunition - AmmoSeek.com Search Engine 2022. The very best prices for in-stock 45 Colt Ammo | Cheap 45 Colt Ammunition - AmmoSeek.com ... 10mm Auto: 1.97%: 12.357 Mag: 1.95%: 13.410 Bore: 1.65%: 14.30-06: 1.50%: 15.38 Special: 1.43%: 16.40 S&W: 1.37%: 17.380 Auto: 1.25%: 18: 20 Gauge: 1.25% ...The 10mm comes in a longer case but with a shorter bullet, and inside of the .45 ACP is a larger projectile. The diameter of the 10mm is .4 inches versus the slightly larger .45 that measures .451 inches. The length of them is also different with the .45 ACP being just a fraction shorter.The Debate Continues. It turns out, however, that things aren't that simple. The best stopping power is a complex mix of many different factors, including how fast the round is traveling and what it does when it enters the attacker's body. While the classic .45 ACP round is large, it's also relatively slow, with an average velocity of 850 ... Nashville, TN via Memphis. Dec 29, 2017. #1. I'm sure most of y'all have heard of this, but if you haven't, it's a conversion that's available for 1911s, Glocks and Springfield XDs that gives you .44 MAG-like power levels out of a pistol chambered for .45 ACP. The .460 Rowland cartridges do this by almost doubling the chamber pressure of ...Sig Sauer P220 Legion SAO Gray Pistol 8 RD 10mm Night Sights. $1,799.99 (Save up to 11%) Price. $1,599.99. 220R5-10-LEGION-SAO.10mm Auto - 180 Grain Bonded JHP - Atomic Ammunition - 20 Rounds. $35.00. $1.75 per round. 8 In Stock. Add to Cart. Quantity - 20 rounds per box. Manufacturer - Atomic Ammunition. Bullets - 180 grain bonded jacketed hollow point (JHP)The final exam was a 6,000-round torture test in which the Savage had 37 stoppages while the Colt 1911 had zero. In the end, the modified Browning-designed Colt pistol was adopted in March 1911 as "Automatic Pistol, Caliber .45, M1911" and placed an initial order for 31,344 pistols. The rest is history.Due to the extra power and flatter trajectory, the 10mm is the better hunting round. The 45 has handled self defense for over 100 years and will continue for many more if we can elect some politicians with common sense. It is also clearly a great target round.The Sig Sauer P220 does the job admirably. It's a Sig Sauer, one of the best pistol brands in any caliber, and this particular model has recently been updated so that some variants are chambered for 10mm ammo. Regardless, this weapon only weighs 2.45 pounds and features a short barrel length of 4.4 inches.Gun Tests Grade: A. Cor-Bon 45 Colt 225-Grain DPX45C225 +P, $51.39/20. The Cor-Bon DPX is head and shoulders above the rest, with more than 17 inches of penetration and the all-copper bullet expanding to 0.85 inch, almost twice its unfired size. There was no loss of bullet weight after expansion and penetration.The 10mm Auto has a cartridge casing length of 25mm, while the .40 S&W has a case length of 22mm. Both cartridges are rimless and possess the same base dimensions. Both employ a large pistol primer as their ignition source. Both perform best with the same 1 in 16-inches, 6-groove rifling twist rate. That is right - except for their case length ...Why does everyone like the .45 ACP so much when the .40 S&W is cheaper and ballistics seem to favor the .40 better. Now before anyone goes off on me, I know the average .45 weighs in at 230 gr. vs the lighter 180 gr .40. BUT, the .40 is faster and generally puts more numbers on the board when it comes to ft/lbs of energy, so what up with the ...May 04, 2022 · Not so fast. Nominal specs for standard pressure .45 ACP are a 230 grain bullet at 830 – 850 fps with 350 – 370 ft-lbs. muzzle energy. .45 ACP+P ramps the velocity up to 910 – 1000 fps (420 – 511 ft-lbs.) based on various manufacturers’ claims. The average 185 grain +P load produces 1150 fps and 540 ft-lbs. The .45 caliber pistol, be it an old Colt or a modern 1911, is an integral part of the American soul. On the technical side of things, the 10mm Auto beats the .45 ACP in just about every way. In two nearly identical guns, such as the GLOCK 20 and GLOCK 21, the 10mm has greater capacity, higher velocity, flatter trajectory, and weighs basically ...Nov 01, 2018 · Points to consider when deciding between the 10mm vs .45 ACP: Cartridge application Recoil sensitivity Potential need for fast follow-up shots Handgun size (.45 has more compact options) Average engagement range Price per round (one is a bit more spendy than the other) The quest for the perfect handgun is ongoing and always evolving. The approximate diameter of the .45 ACP is 0.425 inches and is a genuine American Caliber. John Browning designed and developed the .45 ACP for the Colt Model 1911 pistol. The .45 ACP is over a century old. It is popularly known as the "one-shot man stopper," meaning it can kill a man instantly with only a single bullet.Jan 27, 2021 · This means the .45 Colt comes capable of more stopping power. The .45 Colt packs a punch. To put it this way; it’s the Swiss Army knife of .45 calibers. Granted, the typical load data places it just over 800 feet-per-second, but there are +P loads available that can push a 250-grain bullet at 1,400 feet-per-second. Energy. Furthermore, the muzzle energy of a .357 Magnum round averages out to 530 ft-lb, while a .45 Colt (LC Long Colt) round averages out to about 500 ft-lb. One way to think about this is as such: a foot-pound is a unit of energy equal to the amount of energy required to raise a weight of one pound a distance of one foot.The 45 colt is a revolver round that can be loaded to meet or exceed the power of the 44 mag. Factory loads in 45 colt will be milder than the .44 mag but if you load your own and have a revolver that will handle the loads you can easily match the 44. Some 45 colts are made for cowboy loads and some 5 shot cylinders can be loaded as hot as the 44.G40 10MM Magazines; G21 .45 ACP Magazines; G30 .45 ACP Magazines; G37 .45 GAP Magazines; G36 .45 ACP Magazines; G38 .45 GAP Magazines; G39 .45 GAP Magazines; ... Magtech .45 Colt (Long Colt) 250 Gr. Cowboy Action Lead Flat Nose- 50 Round Box. Regular Price: $32.99 Special Price $29.99 SKU: 45D.45 Long Colt Ammo. Beginning as a black-powder revolver round, the .45 Colt, or 11.48x33mmR, dates back to 1872. For the modern round, a magnum-level hunting round is used. Adopted by the US Army, the .45 Colt served as an official US military handgun cartridge for fourteen years. The .45 Colt is also called the .45 Long Colt or the .45LC.Jan 19, 2013 · If you like the 10mm, have you considered a Vaq in that caliber? The original Vaq was made in a 38-40/10 MM convertible. Frankly I'd rather have one on the New Vaq mid-size frame. Nothing wrong with a 3 3/4" 45 either. This one is on the mid frame which will safely handle level one and two 45 Colt loads: 9MM Gun Vs .45 Colt. Pretty much a simple little survey of sorts. We currently have the M9 (Beretta 92FS 9mm) as the standard issue side arm for most military MOS's. There's no substitute for the old Colt 45, but if you happen to find a 9mm Luger and the extractor and the ejector don't break, well there's just something about the Luger that is ...Dec 07, 2017 · The 10mm Auto (center) is flanked by the .357 Mag. (left) and .41 Mag. (right). The 10mm Auto exceeds .357 Magnum ballistics and has nearly the same ballistics of the .41 Mag. The flaw in the Colt 10mm was the recoil system. A shock-buffer was needed to lessen the battering the pistol received from the round. Mar 11, 2017. #5. Any new Colt 1911 will be a Series 80, which I can live without. Kimbers' quality has fallen drastically. When the first started, the were very nice, now, not so much. Mass production canceled out the "very nice" part. Which leaves the Springfield Armory. For an "off the shelf" they are hard to beat.Sep 22, 2017 · Once you get over 300gr. the 45 Colt has the advantage. If used in a custom 5 shot 45 colt with bullets and a cyl. that will allow the bullets to be seated and crimped .100 further out than factory specs. the 45 colt will out perform even the 454 if the right cases are used in bullet weights up to 410gr. Founded in 1836, Colt Manufacturing Company is best known for the classic firearms manufactured in the 19th and 20th centuries. Classic products include the "Colt .45", Colt Python, and Colt Anaconda. Since its foundation by Samuel Colt in Hartford, Connecticut, this company has provided a staple for American firearms for nearly 200 years.XD-S Mod.2® OSP™ Handguns. Loaded with features from top to bottom, the XD-S Mod.2 is a slim single stack pistol perfect for concealed carry. 9 MM .45 ACP. MSRP $440 - $568. XD® Handguns. The XD set the new industry standard for comfort, ease of operation, features and performance. 9 MM .40 SW .45 ACP. MSRP $440 - $623.The chrome 1911 45 Classic pays homage to the venerable Commercial Government Model pistols of the past with a Series 70 firing system and rollmarks, a national match barrel, staked on front sights, and spurred hammer. This firearm, chambered in.45 ACP and blued, is a pure and simple 1911, designed for you to personalize.10mm is typically more expensive than .45 ACP even in the best of times. If the typical box of 50 hardball practice rounds is $20 to $25 for .45 ACP, it can be upward of $35 for a box of 50 in 10mm depending on brand and box. But expect to pay more. Then we come to the question of which is better for self-defense. It doesn't matter.The 45 ACP loads I've seen (and I do have a 1911), are 350-500ft lbs. The 10mm loads I've seen are about 450-700ft lbs. The top end of the 45 ACP is the low end of the 10mm spectrum. Therefore, based on my experience and research, 10mm is king of production semi-auto cartridges when it comes to firepower.Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... 10mm vs 45 colt. Showing the single result. Filter. Sort by: Wishlist. Quick View-0%. Alliant BE-86 Smokeless Pistol Powder 8 Lb quantity. Add to cart. Alliant BE-86 ... The 10.9×33mmR muzzle energy only measures at 900 ft lb. This round delivers almost twice the muzzle energy of the 10mm auto. It should be noted that the higher the muzzle energy of a round, the higher its stopping power. With the Remington, a charging bear stands no chance. Winner: 10.9×33mmR Ballistics10mm Vs 45 Acp - 9 images - ballistics 201 9mm vs 40s w vs 357sig vs 45acp youtube, 10mm vs 45 acp stopping power ballistics chart and all, ... 45 Colt Vs 45 ACP. 10 Mm Vs 45 Apc. 10Mm Bullet. 10Mm Vs 45 Stopping Power. 40 Cal Vs 45 ACP. 45 ACP Ammo. 10Mm Vs 41 Magnum. 38 Super Vs 45 ACP.The 10mm Auto has a cartridge casing length of 25mm, while the .40 S&W has a case length of 22mm. Both cartridges are rimless and possess the same base dimensions. Both employ a large pistol primer as their ignition source. Both perform best with the same 1 in 16-inches, 6-groove rifling twist rate. That is right - except for their case length ...Sierra bullet reloading manual has two sets of load data in 45auto, one for pistols and one for revolvers. In comparing data, there isn't much difference between 45auto in a revolver and 45 Super in a pistol. I have 10mm in 1911s and a Glock. In 45 auto, there are 1911s and a S&W 25-2/6", also known as the 1955 target model.The front sights on these 45 Colt revolvers are taller than the sights on the 44 Specials revolvers so that there is plenty of elevation available for various bullet weights. All parts, including the gripframe and ejector rod housing are made of steel and have a nice, rich, blue finish. Since we introduced the Flattop 44 Special in 2009, the 45 ...9mm vs 45 ACP Ballistics. Before we go much further, we should discuss 9mm vs 45 ballistics, and more importantly, what that information means for you. 9mm Ballistics. An average muzzle velocity of 9mm ammunition, that being the energy the bullet leaves the barrel with, is around 1,200 feet per second (commonly abbreviated as fps or ft/s). This ...A typical 200gr load in .45 ACP is going to be running at maybe 900-1000fps. A bullet of that weight in 10mm is going to be running 1100-1200fps. The difference in recoil between the 1000fps .45 load and 1100fps 10mm load isn't going to be much. Conversely, the 900/1200 difference is considerable.45 Colt; 45Acp Brass; RIFLE AMMO Menu Toggle. 223 Remington; 224 Valkyrie Ammo; 243 Win; 25-06 Remington Ammo; 22-250 Remington Ammo.30-06 Springfield.308/7.62; 300 Win Mag; ... 10mm vs 45 acp. Showing the single result. 10mm 10mm Auto 180 Grain Bonded Jacketed Hollow Point. Rated 0 out of 5 $ 665.99 Add to cart. Shopping Cart Search ...Add the barrel, bushing, and etc. The breach-face on a .45 ACP is larger than base of 10mm, which is in essence a .40 caliber. See the problem. It would be easier to covert to Johnny Rowland's .400 Corbon round, which is essentially a necked-down .45 ACP casing. In another scenario, the .45 Super is viable with a beefed-up recoil spring installed.Feb 19, 2021 · The average bullet weight for the 10mm is 180gr, while the average for the 45 ACP is 230gr. The 45 ACP can handle bullet weight up to 300gr making it an attractive option for self-defense. Which caliber has more power? That honor goes to the 10mm cartridge, whose muzzle velocity and energy can reach levels the 45 ACP cartridge can only dream about. And these rounds achieve this goal, producing about 100% greater muzzle energy for a given bullet weight over standard pressure .45 ACP rounds, and about a 50% increase over .45 ACP +P (over-pressure) rounds. This increase in velocity/energy comes with higher chamber pressure, however.9mm vs 45 ACP Ballistics. Before we go much further, we should discuss 9mm vs 45 ballistics, and more importantly, what that information means for you. 9mm Ballistics. An average muzzle velocity of 9mm ammunition, that being the energy the bullet leaves the barrel with, is around 1,200 feet per second (commonly abbreviated as fps or ft/s). This ...In the case of the FAA standard 170 pound man walking three miles an hour, his momentum is 68.8kg*m/sec. A .45 ACP round has a momentum of 8.3 kg*m/sec meaning that if you can put every shot where it counts, you can stop your standard guy from moving forward after more than eight shots. I guess there's a reason for 8+1 pistols, huh?The 10mm Auto utilizes bullets that measure .400 inch in diameter. by the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) are listed at 37,500 psi; however, most ammunition manufacturers keep their loads around 5 to 10 percent below maximum, but not all. Even at a slightly below maximum pressure level, the 10mm Auto will push a ... 10mm.41 Mag.44 Special.44 Mag.45 ACP ('08).45 ACP ('15).45 Colt.45 Super.460 Rowland.223 Rifle Acknowledgements. We'd like to personally and specifically thank Pat Childs at Fin & Feather in Iowa City, as he not only helped get most of our ammunition and other supplies, he was the brilliant gunsmith who worked with us to make this insane ...10mm Vs 45 Acp - 9 images - ballistics 201 9mm vs 40s w vs 357sig vs 45acp youtube, 10mm vs 45 acp stopping power ballistics chart and all, ... 45 Colt Vs 45 ACP. 10 Mm Vs 45 Apc. 10Mm Bullet. 10Mm Vs 45 Stopping Power. 40 Cal Vs 45 ACP. 45 ACP Ammo. 10Mm Vs 41 Magnum. 38 Super Vs 45 ACP.While the Taurus Raging Bull is available in a wide variety of barrel lengths and chambered in .44 Magnum or .454 Casull, the .454 Casull version with a 2-1/4-inch barrel is a nasty blend of power, versatility and portability.. Since the .454 Casull is a longer, more powerful version of the venerable .45 Colt cartridge, the Raging Bull may also safely and accurately fire .45 Colt cartridges ...Dec 10, 2021 · The .40 S&W is sparked by a small pistol primer, while the 10mm uses a large pistol primer. The larger and faster 10mm will give 624 foot-pounds of muzzle energy when sending a 180-grain bullet at ... May 14, 2022 · On the technical side of things, the 10mm Auto beats the .45 ACP in just about every way. In two nearly identical guns, such as the GLOCK 20 and GLOCK 21, the 10mm has greater capacity, higher velocity, flatter trajectory, and weighs basically the same loaded as the .45 version, if not less. These same things carry over to virtually every ... Winchester 45 Colt 250 gr Lead Flat Nose Super X Cowboy Action 50/Box $35.99 ($0.72 / round) Notify Me When Available; Brand: Winchester; Item Number: USA45CB; Type: Target; Quantity: 50 Rounds; Winchester 45 Colt 225 gr Silvertip JHP Super-X 20/Box $31.99 ($1.60 ...Mar 11, 2017. #5. Any new Colt 1911 will be a Series 80, which I can live without. Kimbers' quality has fallen drastically. When the first started, the were very nice, now, not so much. Mass production canceled out the "very nice" part. Which leaves the Springfield Armory. For an "off the shelf" they are hard to beat.Stronger metals paired with precision CNC machining turned the tides on the 10mm. With frames that no longer buck or crack under the 10mm load's power, more gun makers are boldly offering the...Colt is pretty good at 9mm 1911 in my opinion. However, no modernization solution alters the math. The 1911 was built around a cartridge length of one point two seven five versus one point one six nine. It is not by coincidence, but by design, that the .38 super and 10mm are also one point two seven five.Sep 22, 2017 · Once you get over 300gr. the 45 Colt has the advantage. If used in a custom 5 shot 45 colt with bullets and a cyl. that will allow the bullets to be seated and crimped .100 further out than factory specs. the 45 colt will out perform even the 454 if the right cases are used in bullet weights up to 410gr. Winchester 45 Colt 250 gr Lead Flat Nose Super X Cowboy Action 50/Box $35.99 ($0.72 / round) Notify Me When Available; Brand: Winchester; Item Number: USA45CB; Type: Target; Quantity: 50 Rounds; Winchester 45 Colt 225 gr Silvertip JHP Super-X 20/Box $31.99 ($1.60 ...In 1976 the pistol was made available in .45 Auto and designed to best the 1911 in every way. It quickly became recognized as one of the most accurate .45s out of the box. Several years ago, the P220 was offered with a 5-inch barrel and chambered in 10mm. ... Colt Delta Elite Rail Gun This 10mm list wouldn't be complete without a Colt 1911. Colt.10mm Auto: 41 Magnum 44 Magnum 44 Special 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 Magnum 480 Ruger 50 AE 500 Magnum: 223 Remington 243 Winchester 270 Winchester 300 Winchester Magnum 300 AAC Blackout 30-30 Winchester 30-06 Springfield 308 Winchester 50 Beowulf 5.45x39 7mm Remington Magnum 7mm-08 Remington 7.62x39 7.62x54R. CONNECT WITH US Facebook ... Jan 19, 2013 · If you like the 10mm, have you considered a Vaq in that caliber? The original Vaq was made in a 38-40/10 MM convertible. Frankly I'd rather have one on the New Vaq mid-size frame. Nothing wrong with a 3 3/4" 45 either. This one is on the mid frame which will safely handle level one and two 45 Colt loads: Answer (1 of 24): As a teen I spent summers with my siblings at my dad’s in Alaska, and there’d be reports of bear maulings quite often. When we’d go on family hikes, I’d be in front of the group with a .30-.30 Winchester, and he’d bring up the rear with a 12 gauge shotgun filled with slugs. Perhaps the most obvious difference between the 45 Long Colt (LC or Colt for short) and 45 Auto is their case length. The 45 LC has a case length of 1.285" compared to 0.898" for the 45 ACP. The overall length of the 45 Colt is also longer at 1.6" compared to 1.275" for 45 Auto.The muzzle velocity of .45 is 840 feet per second, versus the 10mm's 1008 feet per second. With greater muzzle velocity also comes added benefits, such as flatter shooting and better accuracy at further range. Advantages like these are why the 10mm caliber has become widely regarded as the ideal round for personal protection in the backcountry.Stronger metals paired with precision CNC machining turned the tides on the 10mm. With frames that no longer buck or crack under the 10mm load's power, more gun makers are boldly offering the...The 10.9×33mmR muzzle energy only measures at 900 ft lb. This round delivers almost twice the muzzle energy of the 10mm auto. It should be noted that the higher the muzzle energy of a round, the higher its stopping power. With the Remington, a charging bear stands no chance. Winner: 10.9×33mmR BallisticsAnd these rounds achieve this goal, producing about 100% greater muzzle energy for a given bullet weight over standard pressure .45 ACP rounds, and about a 50% increase over .45 ACP +P (over-pressure) rounds. This increase in velocity/energy comes with higher chamber pressure, however.Dec 30, 2016 · .45 ACP vs 10mm (Right).45 ACP vs 10mm. The 10mm (10X25mm) is considered more of an outdoor cartridge, for hunting and longer-range shooting, due to its flatter trajectory. It has a notable extra-loud report, which is a consideration when looking for a home-defense cartridge. Designed in the early 1980’s, it is still being produced today. I finally get a chance to get back out to the desert. In this episode I have the Grizzly Xtreme 45 ACP Vs The Mighty 10MM in a penetration throw down. I test both rounds in Clear Ballistic Gel with... 1,185 Posts. #2 · Feb 24, 2013. While the 45 colt is a fun cartridge in a lever gun, it's in noway shape or fashion as powerful as a 30-30 at 100 yds, and when it gets beyond 100 yds, the 30-30 makes placing the shot a good bit more certain than with the 45 colt.10mm is typically more expensive than .45 ACP even in the best of times. If the typical box of 50 hardball practice rounds is $20 to $25 for .45 ACP, it can be upward of $35 for a box of 50 in 10mm depending on brand and box. But expect to pay more. Then we come to the question of which is better for self-defense. It doesn't matter.[45 Colt Vs 45 70] - 16 images - ruger gunsite scout rifle in 450 bushmaster the firearm blog, loads for a 45 long colt page 2 shooters forum, history and development of the 45 70 u s government cartridge ammo, phoenix weaponry produces 45 70 government ar recoil, ... 10Mm Magnum. 45 70 Govt Rifle.Let's start by looking at the two cartridges we compared above; the products from Armscor. The .45 ACP has a listed muzzle energy of 352 foot-pounds (ft-lbs), while the .38 Super's product description lists the muzzle energy at 511 ft-lbs. It appears that in this case, the lighter, faster projectile has more energy.A 240-grain +P Buffalo Bore projectile carries roughly 1,600 ft.-lbs. of energy at 1550 fps, which is more than double that of the 10mm and four times more energy than the 9mm. Available in shorter versions like the Smith & Wesson 629 with 4-inch barrel, the .44 Mag. has a well-deserved reputation as a charge-stopper. 4. .375 H&H MagnumIf you're looking for premium quality Colt 45 ammo for sale, Omaha Outdoors has the rounds you need for target shooting, cowboy competition, or hunting. Historical 45 Long Colt ammo was initially developed for the Colt single action army revolver in the late 1800s, which became the US military's official handgun cartridge for 14 years.Gun Tests Grade: A. Cor-Bon 45 Colt 225-Grain DPX45C225 +P, $51.39/20. The Cor-Bon DPX is head and shoulders above the rest, with more than 17 inches of penetration and the all-copper bullet expanding to 0.85 inch, almost twice its unfired size. There was no loss of bullet weight after expansion and penetration.Therefore, it follows logically that the 45 ACP bullet is bigger. We can see that’s true as well, with the 45 ACP clocking in at more than 2.5 grains more than the 10mm. One thing to note, however, is that the 45 ACP has a lower chamber pressure than the 10mm does. This, in turn, means that the 45 ACP will have a lower velocity than its cousin. 10mm.41 Mag.44 Special.44 Mag.45 ACP ('08).45 ACP ('15).45 Colt.45 Super.460 Rowland.223 Rifle Acknowledgements. We'd like to personally and specifically thank Pat Childs at Fin & Feather in Iowa City, as he not only helped get most of our ammunition and other supplies, he was the brilliant gunsmith who worked with us to make this insane ...Due to the extra power and flatter trajectory, the 10mm is the better hunting round. The 45 has handled self defense for over 100 years and will continue for many more if we can elect some politicians with common sense. It is also clearly a great target round.10mm.41 Mag.44 Special.44 Mag.45 ACP ('08).45 ACP ('15).45 Colt.45 Super.460 Rowland.223 Rifle Acknowledgements. We'd like to personally and specifically thank Pat Childs at Fin & Feather in Iowa City, as he not only helped get most of our ammunition and other supplies, he was the brilliant gunsmith who worked with us to make this insane ...In the case of the FAA standard 170 pound man walking three miles an hour, his momentum is 68.8kg*m/sec. A .45 ACP round has a momentum of 8.3 kg*m/sec meaning that if you can put every shot where it counts, you can stop your standard guy from moving forward after more than eight shots. I guess there's a reason for 8+1 pistols, huh?In 1976 the pistol was made available in .45 Auto and designed to best the 1911 in every way. It quickly became recognized as one of the most accurate .45s out of the box. Several years ago, the P220 was offered with a 5-inch barrel and chambered in 10mm. ... Colt Delta Elite Rail Gun This 10mm list wouldn't be complete without a Colt 1911. Colt.Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... Find your best price for 45 Colt Ammo | Cheap 45 Colt Ammunition - AmmoSeek.com Search Engine 2022. The very best prices for in-stock 45 Colt Ammo | Cheap 45 Colt Ammunition - AmmoSeek.com ... 10mm Auto: 1.97%: 12.357 Mag: 1.95%: 13.410 Bore: 1.65%: 14.30-06: 1.50%: 15.38 Special: 1.43%: 16.40 S&W: 1.37%: 17.380 Auto: 1.25%: 18: 20 Gauge: 1.25% ...The 10mm shoots flatter than the .45 ACP. The effective range of the 10mm is greater than either the .45 ACP or .38 ACP Super. The cartridge offers power that outstrips even the .357 Magnum with top-end loads. As an example, the Federal JSP bonded-core design maximizes the caliber as a dedicated hunting load.Jan 08, 2020 · The Delta Elite is a modified 1911-type handgun—the Colt Series 80—rechambered for 10mm (roughly .40 caliber). The 10mm Auto round is the heart of the Delta Elite. Invented by gun scholar and ... Dec 10, 2021 · The .40 S&W is sparked by a small pistol primer, while the 10mm uses a large pistol primer. The larger and faster 10mm will give 624 foot-pounds of muzzle energy when sending a 180-grain bullet at ... Complete 10mm Auto ammunition ballistics Chart. Compare all 10mm Auto ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. ... 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 ... The standard 10mm load is a 180-grain bullet that achieves muzzle velocity in the neighborhood of 1200 fps to 1300 fps with muzzle energy around 700 ft-lbs, but generates chamber pressure around 33,000 psi. Since .45 Super uses the same .452-in projectiles as .45 ACP and .45 Colt, a 185-grain projectile is more common for that chambering. Featuring a slightly smaller diameter, the velocities of the lighter .45 ACP bullet mimic those of standard .45 Colt loads that have a heavier bullet. This means the .45 Colt comes capable of more stopping power. The .45 Colt packs a punch. To put it this way; it's the Swiss Army knife of .45 calibers.Colt Delta Elite (10mm) If you're looking for the power of the .45 ACP and the shootability of the 9mm, Colt's 10mm Delta Elite 1911 is the perfect gun for you. Colt Delta Elite. Pros. 10mm for more power than .45ACP. Cons. 10mm cna be hard to find.Kimber 1911 Custom II 10mm Pistol. Our price: $899.99. Quantity: Buy now. Check to compare Kimber 1911 Pro Carry II Two Tone 9mm Pistol. Our price: $874.99. Quantity: Buy now. ... Colt Custom 1911 45 ACP Kit Gun - Collectible *1960s* Our price: Market Price: you save 6%. Quantity: Buy now. Check to compareApr 28, 2015 · Shooting the 10mm is an intense experience, like shooting a Magnum revolver. Unlike a .45 ACP that gives the hands a strong but smooth shove, the 10mm gives you all its recoil at once, in a sharper, more insistent slap against the hands. The “grin per shot” factor is very high at the range. A special thanks to Underwood Ammunition! Ammunition used in today's video. Remington 9mm 124 Grain Full Metal Jacket. Muzzle Velocity "" 1100 fps. Muzzle Energy "" 333 ft. lbs. Remington 40 S&W 180 Grain Full Metal Jacket. Muzzle Velocity "" 990 fps. Muzzle Energy "" 392 ft. lbs. Remington 45 ACP 230 Grain Full Metal Jacket.45 ACP Ballistics. The .45 ACP cartridge has a maximum recommended chamber pressure of 21,000 psi. The most common JHP bullet weights are 185, 200, and 230 grains. At standard pressure, the .45 ACP cartridge is subsonic. In the original 230-grain load, the muzzle velocity in a 5" barrel was between 830 and 850 ft/s.Ammunition .45 ACP 210 grain Hydra-Shok has proven itself for self-defense since 1989. Hydra-Shok Deep builds off the time-tested platform. ... 45 Colt; 45Acp Brass; RIFLE AMMO Menu Toggle. 223 Remington; 224 Valkyrie Ammo; 243 Win; ... HANDGUN AMMO Tags: .40 vs 10mm vs 45, .45 acp & hp-38, .45 acp harbor freight red, ...45 Colt 185 gr FTX® Critical Defense® Item #92790 | 20/Box US Patent: 8,161,885 | 8,413,587 | 7,380,502 Concealed Carry Reliability. Since their inception, conventional hollow point pistol bullets have performed well, but have never delivered 100% reliability, especially in self-defense situations.freedom munitions new caliber: 45 long colt bullet weight: 255 grain bullet style: flat point casing: brass quantity: 50 rounds per box muzzle velocity: 800 fps ... 10 mm reloads. 357 mag reloads. 357 sig reloads. 38 spcl reloads. 38 super reloads. 380 auto reloads. 40 s&w reloads. 41 rem mag reloads. 44 mag reloads. 44 spcl reloads.PMC is a pretty run of the mill cartridge manufacturer and the FMJ's bullet won't muck with the trajectory and velocity. 45 acp 230 gr initial velocity is 830 (slightly slower than average 45 velocity), and the 9mm 124 gr initial velocity is 1110 (slightly slower than average 9mm velocity). The following chart shows the trajectory and energy of ...Jul 21, 2018 · The standard 10mm load is a 180-grain bullet that achieves muzzle velocity in the neighborhood of 1200 fps to 1300 fps with muzzle energy around 700 ft-lbs, but generates chamber pressure around 33,000 psi. Since .45 Super uses the same .452-in projectiles as .45 ACP and .45 Colt, a 185-grain projectile is more common for that chambering. Featuring a slightly smaller diameter, the velocities of the lighter .45 ACP bullet mimic those of standard .45 Colt loads that have a heavier bullet. This means the .45 Colt comes capable of more stopping power. The .45 Colt packs a punch. To put it this way; it's the Swiss Army knife of .45 calibers.Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, 5" Barrel. GI#: 101960477. Used Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, Semi-Auto Pistol, 5" Barrel Stainless Steel Frame, Black Grips, With Box. With 2 mags. WE DO NOT SHIP INTERNATIONALLY $40 Shipping. ... Click for more info. Seller: WD Guns. Area Code: 580. $1,869.00.The Delta Elite is a modified 1911-type handgun—the Colt Series 80—rechambered for 10mm (roughly .40 caliber). The 10mm Auto round is the heart of the Delta Elite. Invented by gun scholar and ...Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, 5" Barrel. GI#: 101960477. Used Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, Semi-Auto Pistol, 5" Barrel Stainless Steel Frame, Black Grips, With Box. With 2 mags. WE DO NOT SHIP INTERNATIONALLY $40 Shipping. ... Click for more info. Seller: WD Guns. Area Code: 580. $1,869.00.Kimber 1911 Hero Custom 45 ACP Pistol. Our price: $953.99. Market Price: $1,060.00. you save 10%. Quantity: Check to compare. Nighthawk Custom Classic Style Boardroom Series 1911 Chairman Longslide IOS 10mm Pistol with Camo Cerakote. Our price: $4,999.99. Market Price: $5,199.99.Therefore, it follows logically that the 45 ACP bullet is bigger. We can see that's true as well, with the 45 ACP clocking in at more than 2.5 grains more than the 10mm. One thing to note, however, is that the 45 ACP has a lower chamber pressure than the 10mm does. This, in turn, means that the 45 ACP will have a lower velocity than its cousin.All. .355" 9MM 124gr. DTM FMJ-RN 100ct Bullets. 10mm 125gr. DT LEAD FREE™ SC-HP.The 10mm Auto devotees point out that the 10mm has more energy remaining at 100 yards than the .45 ACP does at the muzzle. Fans of the .45 ACP counter that the .45 is bigger at 100 yards than the 10mm is at the muzzle. However, those statements also reflect the strengths, weaknesses and ideal uses of each cartridge. AdvertisementEnergy. Furthermore, the muzzle energy of a .357 Magnum round averages out to 530 ft-lb, while a .45 Colt (LC Long Colt) round averages out to about 500 ft-lb. One way to think about this is as such: a foot-pound is a unit of energy equal to the amount of energy required to raise a weight of one pound a distance of one foot.Support us on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/whoteewhoWhich will go through more plates???Impact ear protection: https://amzn.to/2KxJNy4SUBSCRIBE HERE: http... All. .355" 9MM 124gr. DTM FMJ-RN 100ct Bullets. 10mm 125gr. DT LEAD FREE™ SC-HP.Sep 20, 2009 · .45 Colt.45 Long Colt.45 Winchester Magnum.35 Remington.357 Herrett. Some illegal handgun cartridges for deer hunting are 38 Special, 38 Smith and Wesson, 38 Colt New Police, 38/200, 38 Long Colt, 38 Super, 38 ACP, 38 Colt Auto, 45 ACP, 45 Automatic and 45 Auto Rim. All 25/20, 32/20 and 30 carbine ammunition is prohibited also. Dec 07, 2018 · That is to say, 10mm Auto bullets travel 1.4 times the speed of a 737 airplane at cruising speed, while .45 Colt (LC Long Colt) bullets travel 1.2 times that same speed. Various calibers Energy Furthermore, the muzzle energy of a 10mm Auto round averages out to 550 ft-lb, while a .45 Colt (LC Long Colt) round averages out to about 500 ft-lb. As we fast forward to 2022, there are numerous companies that produce phenomenal pistols chambered in 10mm. Our goal today is to show you the 5 best 10mm pistols on the market today, such as the Glock 20, Glock 29, Ruger Super Redhawk, Sig Sauer P220, and the Colt Delta Elite. Glock 20. $613.99 from GUNS.COM. Glock 29.The .45 Colt has a muzzle energy of 348 foot-pounds (ft-lb), while the .45 Auto has 411 ft-lbs. For the American Eagle Rounds, the muzzle energy for the .45 Colt (225 grain) is 369 ft-lb, while the .45 Auto (230 grain) has a muzzle energy of 404 ft-lbs. Winner: .45 Auto (Slight Victory) Carrying Capacity This where a real difference in seen.Dec 07, 2017 · The 10mm Auto (center) is flanked by the .357 Mag. (left) and .41 Mag. (right). The 10mm Auto exceeds .357 Magnum ballistics and has nearly the same ballistics of the .41 Mag. The flaw in the Colt 10mm was the recoil system. A shock-buffer was needed to lessen the battering the pistol received from the round. Sep 20, 2009 · .45 Colt.45 Long Colt.45 Winchester Magnum.35 Remington.357 Herrett. Some illegal handgun cartridges for deer hunting are 38 Special, 38 Smith and Wesson, 38 Colt New Police, 38/200, 38 Long Colt, 38 Super, 38 ACP, 38 Colt Auto, 45 ACP, 45 Automatic and 45 Auto Rim. All 25/20, 32/20 and 30 carbine ammunition is prohibited also. Always cheap 10mm ammo in stock in boxes or bulk 10mm cases ready to ship. Buy your 10mm ammo today the Armory. ... W Ammo 38 Special Ammo 38 Super Ammo 380 ACP Ammo 40 S&W Ammo 44 Magnum Ammo 44 Special Ammo 45 ACP Ammo 45 GAP Ammo 45 Long Colt Ammo 45 Special Ammo 454 Casull Ammo 5.7x28 Ammo 7.62x25 Tokarev Ammo 7.62x38 Nagant Ammo 7.63x25 ...Very Good Condition Colt Delta Elite MK IV 10mm, 5" Barrel. GI#: 101960477. 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A .45 ACP round has a momentum of 8.3 kg*m/sec meaning that if you can put every shot where it counts, you can stop your standard guy from moving forward after more than eight shots. I guess there's a reason for 8+1 pistols, huh?It is also interesting to note that the 450 SMC and .45 Super, while producing identical or slightly better ballistics that the 10 mm, do so at considerably lower chamber pressure. Full power 10 mm cartridges operate at 37,500 PSI. Full power .45 Super cartridges operate at 28,000 PSI. Complete 10mm Auto ammunition ballistics Chart. Compare all 10mm Auto ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. All the ballistics from all manufacturers, finally... in one place. ... 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 Magnum 480 Ruger 50 AE 500 Magnum: 223 Remington 243 Winchester 270 Winchester 300 Winchester Magnum 300 AAC ...Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... I finally get a chance to get back out to the desert. In this episode I have the Grizzly Xtreme 45 ACP Vs The Mighty 10MM in a penetration throw down. I test both rounds in Clear Ballistic Gel with...Jan 19, 2013 · If you like the 10mm, have you considered a Vaq in that caliber? The original Vaq was made in a 38-40/10 MM convertible. Frankly I'd rather have one on the New Vaq mid-size frame. Nothing wrong with a 3 3/4" 45 either. This one is on the mid frame which will safely handle level one and two 45 Colt loads: 9mm vs .45 ACP. Colt . Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 10 of 10 Posts. Avenger1 · Regular Forces ... The 9mm (9x19) is on the left then 38 Super (9x23SR). Next is good ol 45ACP. On the right is 10mm (10x25) by the way. Reactions: Avenger1, Bugs, Colorado Sonny and 4 others. Save Share.When it comes to the 10mm, I have a Glock 20SF for a hiking gun in most areas. If I had to choose between a 220 Legion and a Colt DE, I'd go with the P220 Legion DA/SA. If in Griz or Brown/Kodiak/Polar Bear country, I would be packing my Freedom Arms Model 83 .454 Casull or a Ruger Redhawk .45 Colt with Buffalo Bore ammo...157.5dB. .308 in 24" barrel. 156.2dB. .30-06 in 24" barrel. 158.5dB. .30-06 in 18 1/2" barrel. 163.2dB. Krammer adds that sound pressure levels for the various pistols and ammunition tested yielded an average mean of 157.5 dB, which is greater than those previously shown for shotgun and rifle noise levels. There was also a greater range, from ...Therefore, it follows logically that the 45 ACP bullet is bigger. We can see that’s true as well, with the 45 ACP clocking in at more than 2.5 grains more than the 10mm. One thing to note, however, is that the 45 ACP has a lower chamber pressure than the 10mm does. This, in turn, means that the 45 ACP will have a lower velocity than its cousin. 45 ACP +P OUTDOORSMAN Pistol and Handgun Ammo. 45 ACP +P OUTDOORSMAN - 255 gr. Hard Cast FN (925 fps/M.E. 484 ft. lbs.) - 20 Round Box. FREE SHIPPING - Purchase 12 or more boxes & get FREE SHIPPING! (Retail Sales Only). PLEASE NOTE: Actual projectile may sometimes differ from photograph.Jun 09, 2022 · Ballistics. If you took a random poll of gun owners, the majority would probably say that the 10mm is more powerful than the .45. In this case, the masses are more-or-less correct. The average 10mm cartridge will throw a 180- to 200-grain bullet faster than the average .45 Auto. (Side note: the .45 Auto and the .45 ACP are the same cartridge. In the case of the FAA standard 170 pound man walking three miles an hour, his momentum is 68.8kg*m/sec. A .45 ACP round has a momentum of 8.3 kg*m/sec meaning that if you can put every shot where it counts, you can stop your standard guy from moving forward after more than eight shots. I guess there's a reason for 8+1 pistols, huh?Gunnit 10mm vs 45 Colt +P? Ok after scouring the internet for the information on a gun that can handle hotter loads then my Thunder five (For all intents and purposes is a Judge) in .45 colt. Now before suggesting the .44 Magnum, I've had the opportunity to rent and shoot the .44 mag and 50 rounds later I brought the gun back to range master to ...Jun 09, 2022 · Ballistics. If you took a random poll of gun owners, the majority would probably say that the 10mm is more powerful than the .45. In this case, the masses are more-or-less correct. The average 10mm cartridge will throw a 180- to 200-grain bullet faster than the average .45 Auto. (Side note: the .45 Auto and the .45 ACP are the same cartridge. Colt has recently re-introduced their Delta Elite 10mm auto pistol, giving shooters another choice in a 1911 style 10mm pistol. There are those who say that the 1911 design cannot handle the 10mm auto cartridge, but that is just not true. Set up properly, the design does very well, and is also relatively comfortable to shoot.May 21, 2020 · A typical 45 Long Colt cartridge has a 250 grain bullet and 860 fps muzzle velocity, giving it 411 ft lbs muzzle energy. In comparison, a standard 45 ACP cartridge has a 230 grain bullet and 850 fps muzzle velocity, giving it 369 ft lbs muzzle energy. The 45 Long Colt is effectively a more powerful cartridge, but with a 1911 you get seven shots ... May 04, 2022 · Not so fast. Nominal specs for standard pressure .45 ACP are a 230 grain bullet at 830 – 850 fps with 350 – 370 ft-lbs. muzzle energy. .45 ACP+P ramps the velocity up to 910 – 1000 fps (420 – 511 ft-lbs.) based on various manufacturers’ claims. The average 185 grain +P load produces 1150 fps and 540 ft-lbs. 45 ACP +P OUTDOORSMAN Pistol and Handgun Ammo. 45 ACP +P OUTDOORSMAN - 255 gr. Hard Cast FN (925 fps/M.E. 484 ft. lbs.) - 20 Round Box. FREE SHIPPING - Purchase 12 or more boxes & get FREE SHIPPING! (Retail Sales Only). PLEASE NOTE: Actual projectile may sometimes differ from photograph.Find in-stock 10mm Auto ammunition at the best prices...FAST. Search Showing. Now Seeking. 10mm Auto Ammo. Cost Range. $0.46 - $3.048. Saved Searches. Login / Join. Modify Search.Colt still has the top tier guns, by the way, if you want to pay around $2000 for a 45 ACP 1911 handgun then the company has lots of choices. The Colt Delta Elite 10mm has become an iconic handgun for the masses, a firearms fashion label, rather than a full on match-grade weapon.Sep 23, 2015 · Three decades of shooting on a weekly basis will probably numb you to most handguns, particularly if you shoot 45 ACP, 10mm, 41 Mag, 45 Colt and 357 SIG on a regular basis. So we were hesitant to ... Jan 08, 2020 · The Delta Elite is a modified 1911-type handgun—the Colt Series 80—rechambered for 10mm (roughly .40 caliber). The 10mm Auto round is the heart of the Delta Elite. Invented by gun scholar and ... And, the 45 Colt. "Every citizen a soldier." Thomas Jefferson. Re: Sig P220 Elite 10mm vs. Delta Elite - any Deer/Hog Hunters running? 65BR #11750184 01/18/17. Joined: Apr ... I've owned both 10mm and 45 Super and I can definitely tell you that with XTP's in both (180 in the 10mm and 230's in the Super) the penetration in near equal and the ...The front sights on these 45 Colt revolvers are taller than the sights on the 44 Specials revolvers so that there is plenty of elevation available for various bullet weights. All parts, including the gripframe and ejector rod housing are made of steel and have a nice, rich, blue finish. Since we introduced the Flattop 44 Special in 2009, the 45 ...The .41 Long Colt was an attempt to bridge the gap between the .38 caliber rounds of the day (.38 Long Colt and .38 Short Colt) which were pretty weak and the .44 caliber and .45 caliber rounds, which usually required a bigger gun. The .41 Colt wasn't a barn-burner; ballistics for a 200-grain .41 LC is/was about on par with a modern-day 158 ...Complete 10mm Auto ammunition ballistics Chart. Compare all 10mm Auto ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. ... 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 ... 10mm, 200 grain controlled expansion - 666 ft.lbs from a Glock 29. BTW, the equation for calculating energy is E = (V^2/450400) x W in grains. Basically, the 454 Casull has about 3 times the muzzle energy of the 10mm. It also is available in bullet weights that are much more suitable for defense a Kodiak Bear.The 10mm shoots flatter than the .45 ACP. The effective range of the 10mm is greater than either the .45 ACP or .38 ACP Super. The cartridge offers power that outstrips even the .357 Magnum with top-end loads. As an example, the Federal JSP bonded-core design maximizes the caliber as a dedicated hunting load.The 10mm was pretty much a bust as a new cartridge when introduced. It was supposed to take place of the .45 ACP, and was introduced by Colt and introduced as the FBI's new standard carry. You do not see much on tore shelves, which is what I judge these post SHTF things by. Either buy bulk or "bite the bullet" and get into reloading.If you can handle the recoil/power of the .45 ACP or .40 S&W you shouldn't have any problem managing the 10mm Colt Delta Elite. In this article Colt Delta Elite , Colt , 10 mm cartridge , 1911 ...1,185 Posts. #2 · Feb 24, 2013. While the 45 colt is a fun cartridge in a lever gun, it's in noway shape or fashion as powerful as a 30-30 at 100 yds, and when it gets beyond 100 yds, the 30-30 makes placing the shot a good bit more certain than with the 45 colt.Ammunition .45 ACP 210 grain Hydra-Shok has proven itself for self-defense since 1989. Hydra-Shok Deep builds off the time-tested platform. ... 45 Colt; 45Acp Brass; RIFLE AMMO Menu Toggle. 223 Remington; 224 Valkyrie Ammo; 243 Win; ... HANDGUN AMMO Tags: .40 vs 10mm vs 45, .45 acp & hp-38, .45 acp harbor freight red, ...It fired a .429-inch, 200 grain lead, round-nose bullet at around 870 feet per second and 336 ft-lbs energy which equaled the .44 Russian's traditional 246 grain load. It proved an effective and easy to shoot defensive cartridge. It filled the gap between the .45 Colt and the .38 Special.Sierra bullet reloading manual has two sets of load data in 45auto, one for pistols and one for revolvers. In comparing data, there isn't much difference between 45auto in a revolver and 45 Super in a pistol. I have 10mm in 1911s and a Glock. In 45 auto, there are 1911s and a S&W 25-2/6", also known as the 1955 target model.Answer (1 of 24): As a teen I spent summers with my siblings at my dad’s in Alaska, and there’d be reports of bear maulings quite often. When we’d go on family hikes, I’d be in front of the group with a .30-.30 Winchester, and he’d bring up the rear with a 12 gauge shotgun filled with slugs. Ammunition .45 ACP 210 grain Hydra-Shok has proven itself for self-defense since 1989. Hydra-Shok Deep builds off the time-tested platform. ... 45 Colt; 45Acp Brass; RIFLE AMMO Menu Toggle. 223 Remington; 224 Valkyrie Ammo; 243 Win; ... HANDGUN AMMO Tags: .40 vs 10mm vs 45, .45 acp & hp-38, .45 acp harbor freight red, ...After two decades where MARSOC operators were allowed to carry a custom-built Colt 1911 chambered in .45ACP, in early 2015 the door was cracked open allowing for them to choose Glock 19's (chambered in 9mm) instead of their larger counterpart. Well that door has now been opened and shut, and it has been shut for good on John M. Browning's classic 1911 design. This recent policy and operational ...The 10mm Auto has a cartridge casing length of 25mm, while the .40 S&W has a case length of 22mm. Both cartridges are rimless and possess the same base dimensions. Both employ a large pistol primer as their ignition source. Both perform best with the same 1 in 16-inches, 6-groove rifling twist rate. That is right - except for their case length ...May 21, 2020 · A typical 45 Long Colt cartridge has a 250 grain bullet and 860 fps muzzle velocity, giving it 411 ft lbs muzzle energy. In comparison, a standard 45 ACP cartridge has a 230 grain bullet and 850 fps muzzle velocity, giving it 369 ft lbs muzzle energy. The 45 Long Colt is effectively a more powerful cartridge, but with a 1911 you get seven shots ... Kimber 1911 Custom II 10mm Pistol. Our price: $899.99. Quantity: Buy now. Check to compare Kimber 1911 Pro Carry II Two Tone 9mm Pistol. Our price: $874.99. Quantity: Buy now. ... Colt Custom 1911 45 ACP Kit Gun - Collectible *1960s* Our price: Market Price: you save 6%. Quantity: Buy now. Check to compareThe 10mm was pretty much a bust as a new cartridge when introduced. It was supposed to take place of the .45 ACP, and was introduced by Colt and introduced as the FBI's new standard carry. You do not see much on tore shelves, which is what I judge these post SHTF things by. Either buy bulk or "bite the bullet" and get into reloading.Jan 08, 2020 · The Delta Elite is a modified 1911-type handgun—the Colt Series 80—rechambered for 10mm (roughly .40 caliber). The 10mm Auto round is the heart of the Delta Elite. Invented by gun scholar and ... The top three are: .357, 10mm and .45 ACP. The 10mm is frequently chosen over the .357 for its stopping power, and over the .45ACP because it's slightly easier to handle. ... 10mm auto ammo nearly became extinct after the introduction of the 40 S&W. Glock and Colt manufactured 10mm auto pistols which saved the day for Jeff Cooper's creation ...Feb 07, 2019 · If you can handle the recoil/power of the .45 ACP or .40 S&W you shouldn’t have any problem managing the 10mm Colt Delta Elite. In this article Colt Delta Elite , Colt , 10 mm cartridge , 1911 ... freedom munitions new caliber: 45 long colt bullet weight: 255 grain bullet style: flat point casing: brass quantity: 50 rounds per box muzzle velocity: 800 fps ... 10 mm reloads. 357 mag reloads. 357 sig reloads. 38 spcl reloads. 38 super reloads. 380 auto reloads. 40 s&w reloads. 41 rem mag reloads. 44 mag reloads. 44 spcl reloads.Complete 10mm Auto ammunition ballistics Chart. Compare all 10mm Auto ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. ... 45 ACP 45 GAP 45 Colt 454 Casull 460 ... Colt still has the top tier guns, by the way, if you want to pay around $2000 for a 45 ACP 1911 handgun then the company has lots of choices. The Colt Delta Elite 10mm has become an iconic handgun for the masses, a firearms fashion label, rather than a full on match-grade weapon.The approximate diameter of the .45 ACP is 0.425 inches and is a genuine American Caliber. John Browning designed and developed the .45 ACP for the Colt Model 1911 pistol. The .45 ACP is over a century old. It is popularly known as the "one-shot man stopper," meaning it can kill a man instantly with only a single bullet.10mm vs 45 colt. Showing the single result. Filter. Sort by: Wishlist. Quick View-0%. Alliant BE-86 Smokeless Pistol Powder 8 Lb quantity. Add to cart. Alliant BE-86 ... The 10mm was pretty much a bust as a new cartridge when introduced. It was supposed to take place of the .45 ACP, and was introduced by Colt and introduced as the FBI's new standard carry. You do not see much on tore shelves, which is what I judge these post SHTF things by. Either buy bulk or "bite the bullet" and get into reloading.10mm, 200 grain controlled expansion - 666 ft.lbs from a Glock 29. BTW, the equation for calculating energy is E = (V^2/450400) x W in grains. Basically, the 454 Casull has about 3 times the muzzle energy of the 10mm. It also is available in bullet weights that are much more suitable for defense a Kodiak Bear.The 10mm is pretty weak too in comparison to the .44 mag. Comment. Post Cancel. kgpcr. Member. Join Date: Apr 2008; Posts: 2493; Share Tweet #5. 02-05-2009, 20:17. The venerable .45ACP is one of the best man stoppers ever made. It however is NOT usefull as a bear stopper. ... Though the 44 Mag, 45 Colt, 454 Casull, 475 Linebaugh/480 Ruger and ...Colt still has the top tier guns, by the way, if you want to pay around $2000 for a 45 ACP 1911 handgun then the company has lots of choices. The Colt Delta Elite 10mm has become an iconic handgun for the masses, a firearms fashion label, rather than a full on match-grade weapon.I'm going to go against the grain and say that out of the 2, the 10mm will be better. My reasoning is that I would care more about the muzzle energy and "average hot" .45 loads are ~560ft/lbs while 10mm "average hot" is ~700ft/lbs. The max I'm seeing for both platforms is 771ft/lbs and 1015ft/lbs for .45ACP and .10mm, respectively.