Does a proven .45 ACP load provide fight-stopping performance through a short-barreled 1911?
Building on the tremendous success of the company's original Hydra-Shok design, Federal Premium enhanced its defensive-cartridge lineup with Hydra-Shok Deep, winning our 2019 Ammo of the Year Award.
Federal has introduced a .380 ACP load to its Hydra-Shok Deep lineup, the first cartridge for the chambering to consistently meet FBI protocol recommendations for penetration—12 inches minimum—through bare gel and through heavy clothing.
Federal's Low Recoil line of defensive handgun ammunition is designed to offer a high level of terminal performance while producing lower recoil levels.
Federal proves you can achieve optimal performance for self-defense without the kick.
Federal Premium recently introduced its newest load, the Hydra-Shok Deep in .380 ACP.
Richard Mann takes a look at two loads from Federal Premium that deliver excellent penetration and expansion from the .380 Auto.