9mm or .40? defense ammo

This is a discussion on 9mm or .40? defense ammo within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; In the research by Greg Ellifritz , the most important information is the failure to incapacitate. The data pretty much shows that you'll need to ...

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    In the research by Greg Ellifritz, the most important information is the failure to incapacitate. The data pretty much shows that you'll need to fire 2+ shots for incapacitation of either 9mm or 40.

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    if I had to choose between the 9 and the .40, I'll take the .45

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cuda66 View Post
    Except some of my .45's have 15 rounds...
    Pretty sure I can drill you once with my .45 before you can hit me twice with a 9 or.40 ......

    and I only need 1!!!!

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    How about a .40 on steroids...hence the 10mm :) I carry my G20 95% of the time...
    "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth."

    "You can say 'stop' or 'alto' or use any other word you think will work but I've found that a
    large bore muzzle pointed at someone's head is pretty much the universal language."

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    a .10 mm is not a .40 on steroids, a .40 is a 10mm with it's balls removed

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    Hahaha...
    "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth."

    "You can say 'stop' or 'alto' or use any other word you think will work but I've found that a
    large bore muzzle pointed at someone's head is pretty much the universal language."

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