20rds - 357 Mag Federal Hydra-Shok 158gr. HP Ammo

$19.95
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Federal Ammunition 158 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

This is 357 Mag Federal Hydra-Shok 158gr. Hollow Point Ammo. This ammo contains a post in the middle of the hollow point to give it rapid expansion and deep pentration. This ammo has proven stopping power. This ammo is brass cased - nickel coated, boxer primed, non-magnetic, and non-corrosive. It comes packed in 20rd. boxes. Muzzle Velocity: 1240 fps.

  • Manufacturer
  • Condition
    New
  • Bullet Weight
    158 Grain
  • Use Type
    Self Defense
  • Casing Type
    Nickel-Plated Brass
  • Quantity
    20
  • Ammo Caliber
    357 Magnum
  • Manufacturer SKU
    P357HS1
  • Primer Type
  • Muzzle Velocity
    1240
  • Muzzle Energy
  • UPC Barcode
    029465085421
  • Cost Per Round
    $1.00/ppr

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 Federal Ammunition 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 Federal Ammunition 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 Federal Ammunition 158 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) ammo

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 357 Mag Federal Hydra-Shok 158gr. HP Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 357 Mag Federal Hydra-Shok 158gr. HP Ammo

How do the results for this Federal Ammunition 357 Magnum compare to other 357 MAGNUM?

20rds - 357 Mag Federal Hydra-Shok 158gr. HP Ammo Gel Test Results
  Median
Bullet Depth (in.) 18.4 18.5 19.5 19.6 22.5
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.42 0.44 0.5 0.53 0.56
Expanded Weight (gr.) 157.8 157.9 157.9 158 158
Bullet Velocity (fps) 1097 1131 1136 1164 1206
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