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Old February 26, 2005, 10:09 PM   #1
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Help with ammo difference...

Can someone tell me the difference for these ammos.

Hollow Point

All I know is buy and shoot. I didn't know about the different kind or grade and the difference damage they have.

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Old February 26, 2005, 10:18 PM   #2
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In the TFL Library there is a list of common abbreviations for all sorts of firearms lingo, but it doesn't always define the meaning. You can find out, for instance, that JHP stands for jacketed hollow-point, but the definition stops there.

The glossary at the website below goes a bit further:

Others here at TFL have lists of resources that they'll share, I'm sure.
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