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pioneer461 01-02-2008 08:03 PM

Ammo comparison question
Christmas morning I awoke to find a new revolver under the tree. My son bought me a S&W 642, .38 spl, snubby. (Ya gotta love a kid like that! I must have raised him right. :) )

Also under the Yule tree was a box of Federal 110 gr. HydraShok ammo. I've always been a fan of heavier bullets, and have a supply of 147 gr. HydraShok +P.

Can anyone suggest a site for ammo comparison, when fired from a snubby? I've googled till I'm blue in the face :rolleyes: with little luck.


matt g 01-03-2008 02:46 AM

Does Federal have ballistics data on their website?

robocop10mm 01-03-2008 01:01 PM

GENERALLY, the lighter weight bullets will be more efficient in the snubbie. Recoil will be more manageable.

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