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Old July 26, 2012, 01:26 PM   #1
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Preferred Weight For .380 Self Defense Ammo

Most of my limited firearms experience is with a 9mm. My wife is getting ready to get herself a .380 semi for self-defense purposes. Just curious what weight ammo people prefer for this caliber handgun.
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Old July 26, 2012, 02:58 PM   #2
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90-95gr seems to be the best performers. Heavier rounds often fail to expand. I personally keep my BG380 loaded with Gold Dots.

Here's a video of the 102gr Golden Saber round failing to expand...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ATTBudWGunI
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