45 ACP cartridge schematic45ACP

The .45ACP (11.43 x 23mm) Automatic Colt Pistol.  Developed by John Browning over a century ago. It remains a legendary and devastatingly effective personal defense caliber. Despite what the protagonists may say. Believe me, there are tons of them.

Many US tactical police units still use the 45ACP which combines accuracy and stopping power for use against human targets. It has relatively low muzzle blast and flash. Furthermore, it produces moderate recoil in handguns. The standard .45 ACP round has a 230-grain bullet that travels at approximately 850 feet per second.

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