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Big Bullet = Stopping Power

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The larger bullet, the better the result. I really think the issue is summed up well in the following article:

http://www.sightm1911.com/lib/other/jh_45acp.htm

Those of us with .45's need to get rid of the light loads at target practice and stock up on the 200 - 230 grain bullets. That's where the penetration is and that's where the .45 rules.
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Great Post! I read that several years ago and am glad someone found it and re-posted it. I have always been a 230-250 man. If it opens-great, if it doesn't- it's still a 230gr slug. Clint Smith (Thunder Ranch) has for years backed the 230FMJ. Recently in an article he states that he also advocates using Corbon 165gr. Powerball. Tracy
 
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