Gel test Results
We tested this G2 Research 40 Smith & Wesson ammo by firing five rounds with a S&W M&P40c with a -inch barrel into calibrated Clear Ballistics gelatin. Of those five rounds, we discovered the ammo penetrated an average of 10.68-inches into the gelatin. Our test rounds ended the test with an average expanded diameter of 0.4-inches, retaining 43% of the projectile's original weight.
On this page, you'll see video of our tests including photographs that detail the ammunition before/after firing it through a four-layer barrier into gelatin. Also, you'll see how this G2 Research 40 Smith & Wesson ammunition stacks up compared to other self-defense rounds in 40 Smith & Wesson.
To read more about our testing procedures and processes, please head here.
20rds - 40 S&W G2 Research RIP 115gr. HP LF Ammo Gel Test Results
|Bullet Depth (in.)||10||10.4||10.9||11||11.1|
|Expanded Diameter (in.)||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.4|
|Bullet Weight after shot (gr.)||49.2||49.2||49.5||49.5||49.6|
|Bullet Velocity (fps)||1044||1051||1065||1104||1146|
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I used this ammo unexpectedly against a Rabid Coyote which was coming at me. I pulled my Glock 23 in .40 caliber. One shot in the coyotes mass stopped him in its track . Massive exit wound from his left shoulders right through vital organs. Thank God I had this RIP Ammo. I use this as my carry ammo in all my firearms. The best ammo on the market..
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