T is marked law enforcement. Hell, i’d sell my last box and just buy some Gold Dots or Ranger Ts. Is that worth buying a few boxes? Any move entails a lot of technical details and I suspect we will encounter a few issues as the new server goes live. This difference is obvious after firing into ballistic gelatin. Note that had he used FMJ ammo, there probably would have been more casualties due to ricochettes and shoot throughs, but why confuse anti’s with facts?
This difference is obvious after firing into ballistic gelatin. Further, there is no law that prohibits civilians from buying ammunition marked “Law Enforcement”, which some of the Ranger line has printed on the box as do other lines of ammo. January 18, Location: I saw my first expanded PDX round the other day. Search tags for this page winchester 45 pdx1 vs t series , winchester pdx1 vs ranger t , winchester ranger series or the pdx1 , winchester ranger t vs pdx1 Click on a term to search for related topics. Feb 19, Messages: Dec 7, 4. Its fu being hypercritical of ammo but the reality is all premium ammo will get the job done if you do your part.
Thread starter eddallen Start date Apr 10, Black Talons are old tech defensive ammo. The time now is Ones bonded and the other has talons.
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Vz are made in Portland. I have seen a lot of postings saying the Ranger T and Black Talon are the same bullets. But to day I picked up a box of winchester PDX1 bonded rounds. Ayoob says that “law enforcement only” or “police only” are just labels. So I decided to post this for everyone’s information. Join Date Mar Posts So they dropped them, when to the less sound-byte friendly SXT without the scary black coating, and moved on. The Semi-automatic Forum ranger T vs.
Black Talon The Black Talon handgun bullet is a jacketed hollow-point bullet with perforations designed to expose sharp edges upon expansion.
Thanks for all your responses guys.
Both are great defensive, carry ammo options. They look very similar in the pictures I have seen.
Log in or Sign up. My Sig an especially my Gold Cup really like Hydrashocks. Further, there is no law that prohibits civilians from buying ammunition marked “Law Enforcement”, which some of the Ranger line has printed on the box as do other lines of ammo.
Ranger T has some outstanding range tests and is highly recommended by nearly everyone that has tested it over the years. The Lubalox coating was to protect the barrel rifling, and did not give the bullet armor-piercing capabilities.
All tests were done at the 7 yd, 15 yd and 25 yd range. So the Warren Commission was right!
Jul 9, Messages: Rangrr through many Gel-Blocks and long hours of testing. Jan 22, Messages: This “reverse taper” refers to the bullet’s jacket being thicker at the tip than the toward the base, enhancing rigidity which allows the sharp petals to remain largely perpendicular to the wound path, unlike traditional designs where the expanding jacket petals would peel back almost completely behind the expanded lead mushroom.
Note that had he used FMJ ammo, there probably would have been more casualties due to ricochettes and shoot throughs, but why rangwr anti’s with facts? Besides further dimensional changes to the hollow point for reliable expansion, the trademark perpendicular petals were made longer yet more rounded at the tips to retain stiffness. I have a few boxes. I keep them more for novelty. It will be worth it! This kind of thinking is now in the majority and it should concern you.
I currently have them loaded in my p mags, but due to the inability of practice with them, I will likely convert to some other type of ammo for SD, and keep these as show and tell pieces. I doubt theres a big difference when the heat is on. The only real reason behind the controversy of the Black Talon was just that, a black projectile that was brought out as a cop killer.
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Winchester RANGER and PDX1
Find More Posts by Dragger This “reverse taper” refers to the bullet’s jacket being thicker at the tip than the toward the base, enhancing rigidity which allows the sharp petals to remain largely perpendicular to the wound path, unlike traditional designs where the expanding jacket petals would peel back almost completely behind the expanded lead mushroom.
Joined May 21, Messages 35, Location Valhalla. I personally carry the PDX1 ammunition. I know that they do. Find More Posts by 18indycolts. Here is some information on the 3 different bullets. It really, really liked them, so I held on to those last few in case of rabid zombie raccoons and such. Yes, my password is: Black Talons could stop in mid-flight, rotate, and start moving again several times rannger a human body, thus making a wound path with several acute angles in ranver, and also eight to ten feet long.
I remember being a kid and seeing news stories on black talon bullets and how evil they were. No talons, just a blatant Gold Dot copy. What’s new New posts New profile posts Latest activity. The non bonded SXT and T series are very devastating.
Originally Posted by CajunSW Hoganbeg and 5lima30ret like this. Ranger T is just one of many products in the Ranger line.