9mm vs. 45acp in sheet metal penetration challenge (VIDEO)

The 9v45 debate continues with a new round of non-scientific testing by Edwin Sarkissian in which he stacks a pair of Glocks against a table load of 24ga sheet metal.

The 9milly test is 115-grain FMJ fired through a Gen. 3 Glock 19. And no, he has not learned to stop picking up hot lead with his bare hands yet.

The .45ACP run is 230-grain FMJ from a Gen. 4 Glock 36.

Man, those .45 holes…even for non-expanding rounds, it’s pretty impressive.

Read More On:

Latest Reviews

  • Gear Review: Sig Sauer Tango 6T 1-6

    Sig Sauer has long been a big name in the firearms industry, so it came as no surprise several years ago when Sig filled out its repertoire with its own optics line. Today, we’re looking at the Tango 6T, a 1-6 low power variable optic.

    Read More
  • First Look: Hornady 6mm ARC

    Hornady brought another impressive project to the shooting public in 2020 with the introduction of the 6mm Advanced Rifle Cartridge.

    Read More
  • Gear Review: Sig Kilo 3000 BDX Binos

    Featuring the company's BDX technology, the Kilo 3000 sits at the tops of Sig Sauer’s optics line bringing binoculars and laser rangefinders into one unit. 

    Read More
  • Scope Review: Leupold VX-3i CDS-ZL

    The new-for-2020, VX-3i CDS-ZL riflescope, is an American-made optic that can be customized for your exact specifications, is easy to use and is backed with a Lifetime Guarantee.

    Read More