Not All 9mm Hollow Points Are Optimal For Carry

Although 9mm Luger was originally designed for a handgun, wide use in submachine guns and carbines lead to the use of slower powders optimized for an approximately 8in barrel length. Using standard defensive ammunition in subcompact pistols with short barrels causes excessive muzzle flash, a louder report due to higher pressure at the muzzle, and […]

30 Carbine- The Little Cartridge That Could

30 Carbine- The Little Cartridge That Could, The controversial M1 carbine was an enlightened development when introduced. Just strong enough to do the job, it had far more effective range than open bolt submachine guns, was lighter than either SMGs or the M1 Garand, and carried a lot more ammunition for the same weight. It’s […]