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#6110198 - 12/30/15 05:09 PM Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo
Dragonuv Offline


Registered: 01/31/09
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Loc: Abilene, TX USA
I've recently purchased a Sig P6 9mm in very good condition. The P6 was a German military sidearm, and as such was made to use ball ammo only. Other than occasionally misfeeding the conical shaped Hornady Critical Defense FTX ammo, it works perfect. Does anyone have any suggestions for hp self defense ammo that are shaped more like regular ball ammo? Maybe a round nose hp with a rubber or plastic nose? Thanks in advance.
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#6110433 - 12/30/15 07:14 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
603Country Offline
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Registered: 07/03/12
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Loc: Central Texas
The Speer JHP looks pretty round shaped. Might work for you.

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#6110683 - 12/30/15 09:07 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
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Registered: 06/29/11
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Loc: Frisco, Texas
same with one of the Remington defense loads a more rounded bullet
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#6110953 - 12/31/15 02:05 AM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
jorge Offline
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Rem golden saber have a more rounded cone.
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#6121449 - 01/06/16 07:38 AM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
Adraper Offline
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Registered: 11/13/08
Posts: 281
Loc: Lufkin, Tx
I think I saw an add on TV where Nosler is making hp ammo with a polymer tip to replicate the fmj shape. I bet its expensive.

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#6135930 - 01/14/16 04:08 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
Dragonuv Offline


Registered: 01/31/09
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Cool beans, thanks guys!
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#6136126 - 01/14/16 06:06 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
pollan Offline
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Registered: 02/20/08
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Loc: Collin County
We have 4 MP5`s and the factory mandates we use Federal HST 147grn. Yopu migh try a few and see how they feed.

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#6136201 - 01/14/16 06:46 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
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I want to shoot the MP-5's
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#6136474 - 01/14/16 09:19 PM Re: Seeking advice on 9mm hp ammo [Re: Dragonuv]
bo323 Offline
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Registered: 09/24/11
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Loc: Snyder, tx
Someone was making an expanding fmj. It was marketed to new Jersey because HP is illegal.

Edit I looked it up. Federal makes it under efmj. It should have the same profile as fmj.


Edited by bo323 (01/14/16 09:21 PM)

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