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.45 ACP Winchester 185gr Silvertip JHP (Glock 30)

.45 ACP Winchester 185gr Silvertip JHP
Product Number: X45ASHP2, Lot Number: 43NNI
Test Date: 12/99
Test Weapon: Glock 30, 3.8" bbl  
Bare Gelatin   Denim Covered Gelatin
Gelatin Calibration: 9.5cm @ 615 fps Gelatin Calibration: 9.4cm @ 618 fps
Shot # Velocity
Feet/Sec
Penetration
Inches
Expansion Shot # Velocity
Feet/Sec
Penetration
Inches
Expansion
1 903 9.5 .74 1 930 12.1 .63
2 927 9.8 .75 2 896 18+ NR
3 863 9.8 .78 3 918 18+ NR
4 898 9.7 .77 4 890 18+ NR
5 904 9.3 .73 5 855 18+ NR
Avg. 899 9.6 .75 Avg. 903 See Remarks See Remarks
Corrected N/A   Corrected N/A  
Remarks:
Gelatin calibration corrected to 9.1cm in accordance with: "Figure 5-2, Velocity Variation Correction to Measured BB Penetration Depth." Bullet Penetration, MacPherson, Duncan, Ballistic Publications, El Segundo, CA, 1994, p. 84.
Remarks:
Gelatin calibration corrected to 8.9cm in accordance with: "Figure 5-2, Velocity Variation Correction to Measured BB Penetration Depth." Bullet Penetration, MacPherson, Duncan, Ballistic Publications, El Segundo, CA, 1994, p. 84.

Five shot average penetration depth and expanded diameter cannot be determined because shots #2 through #5 penetrated entire length of 18 inch gelatin block, exited, and were not recovered.


Figure 1. Angular View, Nose Up

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