Can you offer an opinion on how these stories might have gone if they had been using those horrible, terrible, bad, awful, politically incorrect, black talons instead of FMJ?Qwiks draw said:There's the cases of two different cops for whom the double tap didn't work. With FMJ no less.
Some writers seem convinced that they merely renamed the BT and changed the bullet color because of the media clamor over such "vicious" cartridges.Qwiks draw said:Winchester's dropping BT was a major mistake IMHO. What tooks its place is also a very good round as well.
Telling a prosecutor they're hollow points is all it takes for most of them to paint you in a dark light.JimL said:The new ones are buyable in some places, but I'd probably avoid them because of the "wanton killer" image prosecutors like to present in court.
It should be able to handle it fine but if you're worried about it being a problem you can probably find a heavier recoil spring.mooose102 said:my reference was as to weather the pistol would handle the extra pressure, or if the extra pressure would cause the slide to come back with enough force to damage the pistol after some time frame. or if the barrel would handle the extra pressure. that kind of thing. I HAD NO INTENT of starting a BULLET FUNCTIONING / design / choice discussion.