Brass Fetcher Ballistic Testing

25 ACP

Bare 20 Percent Ballistic Gelatin

Cartridges Impact Velocity

(ft/sec)

Maximum Penetration Depth

(inch)

Expansion

(inch2)

Bullet Weight

(grain)

Barrel Length

(inch)

Distance*

(feet)

Glaser

35gr

Blue Safety Slug

(00200)

1122 5.5 0.394 35 2.4 10
Hornady

35gr

XTP

(90012)

881 4.6 0.112 35.5 2.4 10
Speer

35gr

Gold Dot

(23602)

898 8.0 0.055 35 2.4 10

35gr

Gold Dot +P

(handload)

1099 8.1 0.131 34.9 2.4 10
Winchester

50gr

FMJ

(Q4203)

789 9.9 NA 50.1 2.4 10

* - Distance from muzzle to ballistic gelatin block.