20rds - 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P HP Ammo


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Speer 124 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

This is 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P Hollow Point Ammo. This is the Gold Dot ammo that is sold to many Law Enforcement agencies. Speer Gold Dot Handgun Cartridges Uni-Cor construction virtually eliminates core/jacket separation, the main reason for bullet failure with conventional cup and core bullets. A patented process forms the hollow point cavity in two stages. The core is pre-fluted to define the "fault" lines of expansion, controlling final diameter and retained weight. The second process finishes the cavity and controls the rate of expansion. Clean burning propellants deliver optimum velocity while ensuring consistent chamber pressures. This ammo comes packed in 20rd. boxes.

Ballistic Gel Testing

20rds - 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P HP Ammo fired into ballistic gelatin

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P HP Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 20rds - 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P HP Ammo

How do the results for this Speer 9mm Luger (9x19) compare to other 9mm Ammo?

20rds - 9mm Speer Gold Dot 124gr. +P HP Ammo Gel Test Results
Bullet Depth (in.) 16 17.7 18.3 20 20.9
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.35 0.35 0.47 0.5 0.53
Expanded Weight (gr.) 122 123 124 124 124
Bullet Velocity (fps) 1076 1085 1086 1095 1107
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    posted on by Carmine

    The Speer Gold Dot in 124gr and being pushed a +P velocity has the best record on the street and is the most used round by law enforcement. And the round is standard issue for the NYPD who has good success with it.

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    posted on by Stuart Gorsky

    Fully tested with no FTF in my Glock 26 and 19.

    This is the 9 mm round Massad Ayoob recommends for self defense so I feel very comfortable protecting myself and family with this round.

    The kind of round that you put in your self defense firearm is important but continued training for a gunfight is even more important.

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    posted on by Matthew Hendricks

    Never had any problems in my p239 100% reliable, I have shot over 100 rounds. Don't limp wrist your sig people!!

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    posted on by John DeGroff

    Guys and Gals, I am a Former NRA cert. shooting instr, Pistol and have tested just about every premium round available. I've used multi layered denim, leather jackets, and even my Toyota pickup bed to test penetration. I've used water and clay in back of these medium. There are several fine rounds out there but I have come to see that as far as consistent expansion, penetration and recovered weight...Gold Dots are STILL the all around finest available.

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    posted on by SHAUN MOIZUK

    Great ammo. Feeds reliably through my Glock 19 RTF2 with no issues whatsoever. Did not have feeding issues that other reviewer mentioned. Every round I have recovered has expanded as advertised. This is a round that I trust for concealed carry and home defense. The price is more reasonable now and I highly recommend this round.

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    posted on by Jacqui Edwards

    Don't listen to the other guy, this is hands down the BEST 9mm self defense ammo you can buy. However not all semi autos cycle hollow points reliably. Just try a box and see if it functions properly in your gun. There's no ammo out there better than gold dots, trust me I've looked.

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    posted on by Craig Adams

    These will NOT reliably feed in my Sig P-239 or P-228. (my pistols and magazines are always 100% clean and lubed) Other than FMJ,the only self-defense ammo that I 100% trust has always been the Remington Green & Yellow box stuff. Much cheaper too. All this "high performance engineered" ammo is meaningless if it won't cycle reliably.

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