1000rds - 40 S&W Federal Premium Tactical 180gr. HST JHP Ammo

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  • Manufacturer Federal Ammunition
  • Condition New
  • Bullet Weight 180 Grain
  • Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP)
  • Use Type Self Defense
  • Casing Type Brass
  • Quantity 1000
  • Ammo Caliber 40 Smith & Wesson
  • Manufacturer SKU P40HST1B
  • Primer Type Boxer
  • Muzzle Velocity 1010
  • Muzzle Energy 408
  • UPC Barcode 50029465064919
  • Cost Per Round $0.43/ppr

Federal Ammunition 180 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

Here are 1000 rounds of 40 S&W Federal Premium Tactical 180 grain HST JHP ammo. 40 S&W was designed to replace the FBI's 10mm round which had too much kick. This 1000 round can of 180 grain HST JHP is Federal Premium Tactical, a reliable, high quality brand, and the most advanced ammunition Federal has. With HST JHP casing, this high quality ammunition will be sure to perform. Order now!

Ballistic Gel Testing

In hopes of giving ourselves and our customers a better idea how this 40 Smith & Wesson self-defense ammo would perform if called upon in a self-defense scenario, we tested dozens of the best selling hollow points on the market.

We fired five rounds of this Federal Ammunition 40 Smith & Wesson ammo through a cloth barrier into Clear Ballistics calibrated synthetic gelatin and recorded the results. For these tests, we used a S&W M&P40c with a 3.5-inch barrel. In the photos, graphics and video on this page, you can see specifically how the Federal Ammunition ammo performed and how it sticks up with the rest of the 40 Smith & Wesson ammo we have tested so far.

To read more about our testing procedures and discover what round makes the best self-defense ammo for you head to this page.

Federal Ammunition 180 Grain 40 Smith & Wesson ammunition fired into ballistic gelatin

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 1000rds - 40 S&W Federal Premium Tactical 180gr. HST JHP Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 1000rds - 40 S&W Federal Premium Tactical 180gr. HST JHP Ammo

How do the results for this Federal Ammunition 40 Smith & Wesson compare to other 40 S&W?

1000rds - 40 S&W Federal Premium Tactical 180gr. HST JHP Ammo Gel Test Results
  Median
Bullet Depth (in.) 13.7 14.1 14.9 15.4 18.8
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.65 0.68 0.69 0.71 0.74
Expanded Weight (gr.) 178.9 179 179.2 179.2 179.6
Bullet Velocity (fps) 968 974 977 999 999

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