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fishhunter0267 10-03-2012 05:52 PM

ammo help
 
Looking for a good home and self defense ammo. Have never owned a large caliber pistol. It is a xd 45.

Babyfacenelson 10-03-2012 05:58 PM

Welcome to the forum :)

Any of hornadys defense ammo would work great.
If you are concerned with over penetration get some glassers (think thats what their called)
Congrats the XD is great

fishhunter0267 10-03-2012 09:41 PM

Thank you for the information believe that's what I'm going to buy. can't wait to shoot my new pistol

jjfuller1 10-03-2012 11:49 PM

I have an XD. I love it. For HD/SD I use hornady TAP HP. For practice and plinking FMJ or round nose works just fine and is cheaper. Check out RWS, Sellier & Bellot, federal for plinking ammo

wayne_i 10-04-2012 03:26 AM

Usually one uses 230gr fmj for practice. It would make a lot of sense to stick with a 230gr hp for home defense. Brand wise I prefer Hornady for price and Remington because you get 25 instead of 20. Also, Winchester white box (Wally world has good prices) is used by many.

Enjoy your new purchase.

Wayne

armsmaster270 10-04-2012 06:56 AM

I prefer WW Rangers or Gold Dots


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