Caliber Comparisons


9×18 vs 9×19 – Makarov versus Luger

9×18 vs 9×19 – Makarov versus Luger

By the numbers in their names alone, the 9x18mm Makarov and the 9x19mm Parabellum (aka 9mm Luger, or simply 9mm)  seem nearly identical. They are in fact very different cartridges. This short article explains what separates 9×18 vs 9×19 ammo as it relates to origin, dimensions, and performance. Origin of the 9x18mm During WWI and […]

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45 ACP vs. 10mm

45 ACP vs. 10mm

Two larger pistol calibers that are sure to ignite strong feels from shooters interested in muzzle energy and stopping a threat – what’s your best bet between 45 ACP and 10mm?

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357 Magnum vs. 9mm

357 Magnum vs. 9mm

What are the primary differences you should know between the 357 magnum and the 9mm calibers? Is one better for your needs than the other?

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38 Super vs. 45 ACP

38 Super vs. 45 ACP

A side by side look at the 38 Super vs. 45 ACP calibers. Let’s explore the benefits of each and help determine which is best for your needs.

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