What kind of bullets does a 380 pistol take?

What kind of bullets does a 380 pistol take?

380 uses a . 355-in diameter bullet, just like 9x19mm. Bullet size is actually more universal than you’d think, incidentally; among rifle rounds, for instance, the 7mm-08 Remington, 7mm Remington Magnum, 7mm Shooting Times Westerner, . 280 Remington and 7mm Weatherby Magnum all use .

Are all 380 bullets the same?

The rounds can both be used in revolvers and autoloaders, but are not interchangeable with one another. The . 380 ACP cartridge (also called a 9mm Browning) was introduced in 1908 by Colt as a self defense weapon.

What size is a 380 bullet?

.355 in

.380 ACP
Bullet diameter .355 in (9.0 mm)
Land diameter .348 in (8.8 mm)
Neck diameter .373 in (9.5 mm)
Base diameter .374 in (9.5 mm)

Are 9mm and .380 bullets the same?

380 auto and 9mm ammunition are all the same caliber. (Caliber is the size of the projectile, or bullet.) The different names are for marketing reasons or because of where the cartridge was developed.

Is a 380 the same as a 9mm?

What is the effective range of a 380 pistol?

It also has a maximum range of 1,800 meters, but good luck at hitting a target that far away unless you’re shooting legend, Jerry Miculek. Needless to say, the.380 doesn’t outdo the 9mm on any of those strengths, with the exception of being easier to control. But stopping threats 50-yards away isn’t what the.380 is designed for.

What is the best 380 caliber pistol?

A Trio of Pocket .380 ACPs: Steer Clear of NAA’s Guardian

  • .380 Autoloaders: FireStorm Beats Walther PPK,Hi-Point CF
  • Walther PPK .380 ACP
  • What is the best self defense ammo for a 380?

    Federal Personal Defense – 99 Grain HST

  • Winchester Ranger Talon – 95 Grain,Hollow Point
  • Barnes TAC-XPD – 80 Grain,Hollow Point
  • Remington HTP – 88-grain JHP
  • How much do 380 bullets cost?

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