This is a discussion on 10 mm ammo? within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; I bought a RIA 10mm off of gunsamerica yesterday, so won't have it for a couple of weeks. I plan on using this as a ...
I bought a RIA 10mm off of gunsamerica yesterday, so won't have it for a couple of weeks. I plan on using this as a woods gun here in Montana. What recommendations do you have for ammo? Might be hard to find anything now! I was thinking 180 or 220 grain full metal jacket.
Winchester 175 grain Silvertip is the best of the large commercial manufacturer's ammo. It is what I carry in my Kimber 1911 10mm. Buffalo Bore or Underwood 180 grain are both great rounds for woods carry. I carry either one of them in my Glock G20 SF.
If Grizzlies are around, I add a .44 magnum or .460 magnum revolver in addition to my 10mm.
I'd add a .30-06.
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Just lube the handgun with peanut butter, then you can throw the gun down and run. Bear will likely become interested in the peanut butter and you could escape.
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Double Tap offers a 200 hard cast laying down 750 foot pounds IIRC.
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