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Old 08-29-2013, 10:05 PM   #31
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Well i didn't want to start a caliber war and i wanted my question to be a little different. if i whereto be shot id probably want to take a 9mm most likely ill survive. there been huge naked men on pcp shot multiple times by 9mm and they still wont go down.
Sounds like they might have been on Viagra, not PCP....
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I don't wanna be shot with any caliber! not even a 22lr!

.....but if we are pretending here that I am a cop...... then I choose my situation to be - Perp shooting at me while I am taking cover behind the door of my cruiser. I choose for him to be using a .45 auto 1911 with hollow points. The bullets after penetrating the door of the cruiser will have expanded and bled off a lot of energy and thus will not inflict as much pain since I am obviously wearing my vest. after he runs through his 7-8 round mag, I step from behind cover and dispatch him with my sidearm.

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Your a police officer in a situation where your forced to defend yourself. the assailant is shooting at you and your hit all the rounds are hollow points would you rather be hit by a 9mm 40, or a 45?
I think it was Jeff Cooper who said (paraphrased) "I would rather be missed by a (.45 ACP) than get hit by a (9mm)".
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Id worry about the outside chance of a hot 9mm round going through my vest, I've seen the aftermath of that happening and it was ugly. I've heard .45 has broken ribs when it hit Kevlar. So I guess if I had to pick it'd be .40.

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I say all three, at the exact same time, and straight to the face. If I'm going to be shot, I don't want to remember it.

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Sounds like they might have been on Viagra, not PCP....
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