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45 ACP Stopping Power, all bullet weights
BrandBulletShootingsOne Shot StopsPercentDiameterPenetrationNotes
Remington185 gr GS838096%0.69"12.4" 
Federal230 gr HS17316696%0.76"13.9" 
CCI230 gr GD454293%0.68"12.2" 
Corbon185 gr JHP201890%0.78"11.1" 
Remington185 gr GS393590%0.62"11.3"4" barrel or less
Remington230 gr GS10990%0.73"12.9" 
Federal230 gr HS282589%0.68"12.9"4" barrel or less
Federal185 gr HS786988%0.67"12.9" 
Federal185 gr JHP12811288%0.71"11.6" 
CCI200 gr JHP13912288%0.73"12.4" 
Winchester230 gr BT968488%0.75"13.9" 
Winchester185 gr ST12110688%0.78"11.5" 
Winchester185 gr ST272385%0.67"10.2"4" barrel or less
Federal165 gr HS PD383284%0.59"14.7" 
Winchester230 gr BT262181%0.69"13.1"4" barrel or less
Remington185 gr JHP14511781%0.64"13.6" 
Remington230 gr FMJ1519462%0.45"19.1" 
Winchester230 gr FMJ20913062%0.45"19.9" 
Federal230 gr FMJ21513462%0.45"20.4" 
Federal230 gr FMJ15960%0.45"14.2"4" barrel or less
Winchester230 gr FMJ342059%0.45"13.7"4" barrel or less
Remington230 gr FMJ14857%0.45"14.2"4" barrel or less

BT = Black Talon GS = Golden Saber GD = Gold Dot
HS = Hydra Shok ST = Silvertip LRN = Lead Round Nose
SWC = Semi Wadcutter JHP = Jacketed Hollow Point FMJ = Full Metal Jacket

Diameter and Penetration are the average from bullets recovered in actual shootings. All data taken from Evan Marshall and Ed Sanow's book: Stopping Power: A Practical Analysis of the Latest Handgun Ammunition and used with permission from the author.

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