20rds - .380 Auto Magtech Guardian Gold 85gr. +P HP Ammo


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Magtech 85 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

This is .380 Auto MAGTECH Guardian Gold 85gr. +P Hollow Point Ammo. This is affordable personal protection ammo that packs a powerful punch! Thanks to its tremendous stopping power, deep penetration, awesome mushrooming and dead-on accuracy, Guardian Gold is fast-becoming a favorite among those seeking reliable, affordable personal protection. Simply put, Guardian Gold gives you the advantage against those who may seek to do harm to you or your family. Every round of Guardian Gold undergoes an extensive quality control process before it ever leaves the factory. After passing initial inspection, each case is primed with reliable ignition primers, loaded with the finest clean burning propellants, and assembled with the specified bullet. Only after passing each and every stage is the loaded round approved for final packaging. This ammo is packaged in 20rd. boxes.


Ballistic Gel Testing

As you hunt for the best self-defense 380 Auto (ACP) 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 Magtech rounds through a four-layer cloth barrier using a Ruger LCPII. 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 Magtech ammo stacked up relative to other 380 Auto (ACP) 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 Magtech 85 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) ammo

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - .380 Auto Magtech Guardian Gold 85gr. +P HP Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - .380 Auto Magtech Guardian Gold 85gr. +P HP Ammo

How do the results for this Magtech 380 Auto (ACP) compare to other 380 AUTO?

20rds - .380 Auto Magtech Guardian Gold 85gr. +P HP Ammo Gel Test Results
Bullet Depth (in.) 11.7 11.8 12 13.2 13.3
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.35 0.44 0.51 0.52 0.54
Expanded Weight (gr.) 84.9 85.3 85.4 85.5 85.6
Bullet Velocity (fps) 890 928 981 983 987


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    posted on by Steve Heaphy

    These are some good hollow ponts. My ballistic testing showed 11" of penetration and good expansion.

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