20rds - 357 Mag Barnes 140gr. XPB Hollow Point Ammo

$21.95
($1.10/ppr)

19 In stock

  • Manufacturer Barnes Bullets
  • Condition New
  • Bullet Weight 140 Grain
  • Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP)
  • Use Type Self Defense
  • Casing Type Brass
  • Quantity 20
  • Ammo Caliber 357 Magnum
  • Manufacturer SKU 21543
  • Primer Type Boxer
  • Muzzle Velocity 1265
  • UPC Barcode 716876153527
  • Cost Per Round $1.10/ppr

Barnes Bullets 140 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

This is .357 Mag Barnes 140gr. XPB Hollow Point Ammo. All-copper XPB bullets offer dramatically increased penetration over conventional jacketed lead-core bullets. These lead-free bullets provide superior expansion and weight retention. Energy transfer is unsurpassed, making them ideal for hunting or self-defense. Barnes’ XPB bullets are exceptionally accurate and leave no residue to harm shooters in practice environments. Comes packed in 25rds. per box.

Ballistic Gel Testing

 

As you hunt for the best self-defense 357 Magnum ammo, we thought you might enjoy seeing the results of some testing we recently conducted with calibrated Clear Ballistics gelatin.

We shot five of these Barnes Bullets rounds through a four-layer cloth barrier using a S&W 640. The results are detailed in the video you see above as well as the photographs. Through the charts, you should get a great idea how this Barnes Bullets ammo stacked up relative to other 357 Magnum ammo products available to American shooters.

To get a better sense of our tests, be sure to check out all the protocols we followed when conducting our tests to determine the best self-defense ammo.

Gel test results for Barnes Bullets 140 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) ammo

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 357 Mag Barnes 140gr. XPB Hollow Point Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 357 Mag Barnes 140gr. XPB Hollow Point Ammo

How do the results for this Barnes Bullets 357 Magnum compare to other 357 MAGNUM?

20rds - 357 Mag Barnes 140gr. XPB Hollow Point Ammo Gel Test Results
  Median
Bullet Depth (in.) 17.5 18.3 18.6 19 19.6
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.66 0.66 0.67 0.68 0.68
Expanded Weight (gr.) 139.8 139.8 139.9 139.9 139.9
Bullet Velocity (fps) 1180 1193 1199 1211 1235

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