50rds - 38 Special Winchester Silvertip 125gr. +P JHP Ammo

$45.95
($0.92/ppr)

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  • Manufacturer Winchester Ammunition
  • Condition New
  • Bullet Weight 125 Grain
  • Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP)
  • Use Type Self Defense
  • Casing Type Nickel-Plated Brass
  • Quantity 50
  • Ammo Caliber 38 Special
  • Pressure +P
  • Manufacturer SKU X38S8HP
  • Primer Type Boxer
  • Muzzle Velocity 945
  • Muzzle Energy 248
  • UPC Barcode 020892201330
  • Cost Per Round $0.92/ppr

Winchester Ammunition 125 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Ammo Details

This is 38 Special Winchester Silvertip 125 grain jacketed hollow point ammo. Winchester Super-X Silvertip Ammo offers a unique combination of power, precision, reliable functioning and on-target performance, via a specially engineered jacketed bullet. This bullet delivers penetration and rapid energy release with virtually no weight loss or bullet fragmentation. This is a great round for many compact and full size revolvers, due to its manageable recoil and consistent accuracy. It is a tried and true jacketed hollow point for self defense. This ammo is brass cased, boxer primed, non-magnetic, and non-corrosive. It comes packed in 50 round boxes. When fired from a four inch barrel these rounds leave the muzzle at 945 feet per second while possessing 248 foot-pounds of threat-stopping energy.

Ballistic Gel Testing

 

As you hunt for the best self-defense 38 Special 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 Winchester 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 Winchester Ammunition ammo stacked up relative to other 38 Special 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 Winchester Ammunition 125 Grain Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) ammo

Unfired versus Fired Round Comparison

Image detailing before and after firing 50rds - 38 Special Winchester Silvertip 125gr. +P JHP Ammo Image detailing before and after firing 50rds - 38 Special Winchester Silvertip 125gr. +P JHP Ammo

How do the results for this Winchester Ammunition 38 Special compare to other 38 SPECIAL?

50rds - 38 Special Winchester Silvertip 125gr. +P JHP Ammo Gel Test Results
  Median
Bullet Depth (in.) 13.6 15.6 16.1 17 17.5
Expanded Diameter (in.) 0.48 0.49 0.5 0.5 0.5
Expanded Weight (gr.) 124.3 124.8 124.8 124.9 125
Bullet Velocity (fps) 844 855 867 884 905
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