Hydra-shoks or SXT
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > Semi-Auto Handguns > Glock Forum > Hydra-shoks or SXT

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-04-2012, 03:25 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Mbrandt1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 43
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default Hydra-shoks or SXT

Can anyone tell me about which is a better round for a 9mm, Hydra-Shoks or Winchester SXTs??

__________________
Mbrandt1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 09-04-2012, 01:59 PM   #2
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
robocop10mm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Austin,Texas, by God!!
Posts: 10,332
Liked 2996 Times on 1561 Posts
Likes Given: 279

Default

The SXT 127 gr +P+ is arguably the baddest 9mm round available

__________________

In life, strive to take the high road....It offers a better field of fire.
"Robo is right" Fuzzball

robocop10mm is offline  
willfully armed Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 03:02 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Mbrandt1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 43
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by robocop10mm
The SXT 127 gr +P+ is arguably the baddest 9mm round available
Ok. Thank you very much.
__________________
Mbrandt1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 03:03 PM   #4
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
woody63m's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 721
Liked 154 Times on 91 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mbrandt1
Can anyone tell me about which is a better round for a 9mm, Hydra-Shoks or Winchester SXTs??
Hydra shoks and i say this from experince they hurt like hell
__________________
woody63m is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 03:28 PM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Mbrandt1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 43
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

Thank you. Which grainage?

__________________
Mbrandt1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 03:44 PM   #6
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Overkill0084's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Weber County, Utah
Posts: 4,554
Liked 3098 Times on 1552 Posts
Likes Given: 383

Default

They are both solid performers. I would suspect that the person shot with one of each would be hard pressed to tell them apart.
Get the one that works best in your pistol. The first priority is reliability. The baddest round ever made is worthless if your pistol won't cycle it reliably.

__________________
Cheers,
Greg
MSgt, USAF, Retired
NRA Life Member

Liberals are constantly telling us about the poor and oppressed in this country. With that in mind, why do they feel the need to keep importing poor people from other countries?

Last edited by Overkill0084; 09-04-2012 at 04:56 PM.
Overkill0084 is offline  
big shrek Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 04:28 PM   #7
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Mbrandt1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 43
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

I will be in the gun shop today shopping do rounds.

__________________
Mbrandt1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2012, 06:03 PM   #8
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
yogiboobooranger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: La Porte,Indiana
Posts: 211
Liked 16 Times on 14 Posts
Likes Given: 25

Default

Buy enough to properly test them in the gun you are going to shoot them from. As stated above, reliability is a must. I don't carry any ammo that has not proved itself in my guns. I usually shoot a minimum of 200 rounds just to insure that the ammo feeds and works every time and I get to know where the rounds hit on the target.

__________________
yogiboobooranger is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2012, 01:56 PM   #9
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Baton Rouge,Louisiana
Posts: 1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by robocop10mm View Post
The SXT 127 gr +P+ is arguably the baddest 9mm round available
I presume you are referring to the Winchester Ranger-T (Product No. RA9TA) ammo ?
__________________
dawg23 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2012, 04:51 AM   #10
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
big shrek's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: NW Florida
Posts: 1,310
Liked 72 Times on 66 Posts
Likes Given: 539

Default

I'm gonna refer you back here...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Darrel From Glock
There is not a problem with firing +P or +P+ FACTORY ammo out of a Glock weapon.
We DO NOT recommend feeding any of our pistols a steady diet of this type of ammo due to the excessive pressures that CAN cause excessive wear on the weapon.
Occasional use, no problem...just use some regular rounds when you ain't loaded for Gangsters...
__________________

Calico Specialist
Marlin Specialist
I'm not just Trigger Happy, I'm Trigger Ecstatic!!

big shrek is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
The Incredible MGI Hydra Modular AR! Quentin AR-15 Discussion 5 09-03-2012 02:24 PM
how long do hydra shoks last? bstew324 Ammunition & Reloading 11 03-19-2011 04:38 PM
homemade hydra shocks marlas1too Ammunition & Reloading 11 01-26-2011 11:20 PM
Federal Hydra-Shok? battyforgattys Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 4 01-16-2009 09:55 PM