The wadcutter is a relatively specialized bullet type that is only utilized in a few different cartridges (particularly .38 Special). As you can see in the photos below, a wadcutter bullet has a flat front and is typically cylindrical in shape The Model 52 was a completely different design than a 1911 but like the 38's built from conversions, it was engineered to only fire .38 Special wadcutter bullets. Shooting the Model 52 is a different experience than firing a 1911 — some shooters may not care for the trigger action There are dozens of modern .38 special and .357 magnum self-defense loads available that have been specifically designed with the snub nose revolver in mind. With all of those choices, it may be difficult to believe that a bullet as simple as the lead wadcutter may be the most effective round under some circumstances
.38 Special Wadcutter Ammunition (10 Products) Filter By . Sort By: 10 Item(s) Show. per page . Federal AE38SJ1 38SP 148 Synthetic JWC - 50rd Box. Out of stock View Details » View Details » Atomic 00449 38SPC Match 148 HBWC TCP - 50rd Box. .38SpecialjenábojsestředovýmzápalemnavrženýfirmouSmith&Wesson.Většinousepoužívávrevolverech,aleněkdysevyskytneipistolenebopuškakomorovanánatentonáboj.VUSAseod20.letdo80.20.stjednaloostandardníslužebnínábojvětšinypolicejníchoddělení.Navzdoryjehojménu,jejehoráže0,357-,0,358(9,0678mm)..38označujeprůměr. Shooters that know practice makes perfect can count on 38 Special Ammunition for all of their firearm needs. Featuring premium components, these 38 Special Ammunition is the ideal practice round for on and off the range. A premier-quality ammunition, these 38 Specials offer legendary performance and quality that wheelgun and lever rifle users have known and come to love .357 Magnum 38 Special: 500 Bleigeschoße SWC BB 158 Grain 10,24 Gramm Semi-Wadcutter Bevel Base BB K18 500 Stück Bleigeschosse Semi Wadcutter, Bevel Base,... Lieferzeit: 1-2 Tag Best, cheap, bulk Wadcutter WC ammo for sale. Buy in stock Wadcutter WC ammunition online. The best selection of hunting, self defense, target, shooting, practice, plinking, surplus, jacketed hollow point/JHP, full metal jacket/FMJ, and frangible Wadcutter WC ammo - buy 1000 rounds or more. Brands like Atomic, Buffalo Bore, Crosman, Doubletap, Federal, Fiocchi, Jamison Ammo, Magtech, Sellier.
Find cheapest in-stock 38special pistol ammo. Near realtime tracking of who has ammo, mags and reloading supplies in stock The .38 Smith & Wesson Special (commonly .38 Special, .38 Spl, or .38 Spc, pronounced thirty-eight special) is a rimmed, centerfire cartridge designed by Smith & Wesson. It is most commonly used in revolvers, although some semi-automatic pistols and carbines also use this round
DoubleTap Ammo DT Defense 38 Special 148 Grain Wadcutter 50 Rounds [38SP148T50] View Out. 38 Special. DoubleTap Ammo DT Tactical 38 Special+P 110 Grain Barnes TAC-XP 20 Rounds [38SP110X] View Out. 38 Special. Fed Ammo premium .38 Special 110 Grain hydra-shok jhp 20 Rounds [PD38HS3H Armes de poing Special IPSC ; Pistolets et revolvers POLICE MUNICIPALE; Destockages cat.B; Munitions armes Catégories B. Munitions cal.9x19 (9mm Para) Munitions cal.22 Lr; Munitions cal.223 Rem (5.56x45 Nato) Munitions cal.7,62x25 Tokarev; Munitions cal.7,65mm (.32 Auto) Munitions cal.357 Magnum; Munitions cal.32 S&W Long; Munitions cal.38. .38 Special Pistolová a revolverová ráže o průměru střely 9.07 mm s maximálním povoleným tlakem 1500 bar β 45° f 0.38 R 1.50 e 0.50 E 2.20 L3 29.34 L6 39.37 ⌀ P1 9.63 ⌀ H2 9.63 ⌀ E1 9.00 ⌀ R1 11.18 ⌀ G1 9.0 A standard .38 Special shoots a 158-grain bullet at 755 fps, a 130-grain bullet at 800 fps, and a 110-grain bullet at 950 fps. A light 148-grain wadcutter runs at 710 fps
[.38 Special] is a very versatile and useful round. Agreed. Many people tend to poo-poo .38 Special (standard pressure) for self-defense as being somehow underpowered. Word to the wise: all handgun cartridges (with the likely exception of .44 Magnum and maybe even .357 Magnum) are underpowered for self-defense Reloading The .38 Special Left to right:--148 gr. WC, 158 gr. SWC, 160 gr. SWC+GC, 158 gr. RN, 158 gr. RN, 160 gr. JHP, 125 gr. JHP, 158 gr. JHP (WC= WadCutter, SWC= Semi-WadCutter, HP= Hollow Point, RN= Round Nose), (JHP= Jacketed Hollow Point and if GC indicated, means Gas Check at bottom of lead bullet) Loads for .38 special:. Online Gun Shop, Shooting Supplies & Ammunition. We sell Firearms, Ammunition, Optics, Parts. For Hunting, Military, Tactical, Police, RCMP and Canadian Shooting. When in a .38 Special, full wadcutters is used is a small bullet. A decent .38 can easily take rabbits, coyotes, fox and grouse, and other small game. Some of the wadcutter varieties that exist include Double Ended Wadcutters (DEWC), Semi wadcutter (SWC), and HBWC (Hollow Base Wadcutter). HBWC is hollow at the rear end 38 Special 148 Grain Wadcutter Amm
náboj SB 38 Special WADcutter (válcová) 9,6g Boxer. náboj/SB 38 Special WADcutter (válcová) 9,6g Boxer Homogenní olověná střela vhodná pro soutěžní střelbu. Vyniká přesností a při průchodu terčem zanechává kulaté otvory. Dodává se v kalibru 38 Special A target velocity factory 148-gr. hollow based wadcutter fired from a 6 inch K-38 which strikes the gelatin at 780 f.p.s., produces the same 200 ft-lbs of kinetic energy as the LRN load fired from a 4 inch gun, but it exits the gelatin at 474 fps, having a residual energy of only 74 ft-lbs and depositing 126 ft-lbs Lyman #49..38 Special data. Page 354. Bullet #358091 - 150 gr wadcutter. But all you really need to know is use about 3.5 in .357 Mag cases for target shooting Many people think that the wadcutter was just for revolvers but there was the legendary Smith & Wesson Model 52 in .38 Special. This semi was notoriously accurate with certain target loads but. The Federal Gold Medal 38 Special Wadcutter Match is a target load that is known for mild recoil, exceptional accuracy, and leaving perfect round circles in paper targets. Internet buzz suggested this load may be a good candidate for personal defense because the bullet has a flat nose and sharp shoulders
Load it using wadcutter specs, and seat the bullet flush, like a wadcutter. It'll look funky, but it will shoot. Even better, is get some 38 S&W brass. Load it in 38 Special dies. It will then fit in your 38 Special gun. Load with 38 S&W data. You will be, essentially, making 38 Short Colt. You won't be able to crimp, but that might not be a. A wadcutter is a special-purpose flat-fronted bullet specifically designed for shooting paper targets, usually at close range and at subsonic velocities typically under approximately 900 ft/s (274 m/s). Wadcutters have also found favor for use in self-defense guns, such as .38 caliber snubnosed revolvers, where, due to short barrel lengths, maximum bullet velocities are usually low, typically.
Here is a report on the testing of 4 different types of defense-grade ammo for the .38 Special. From left to right, the Remington 125g Golden Saber +P, the Buffalo Bore 158g LSWC-HP, the Buffalo Bore 150g Wadcutter, and the S&B 158g JSP. I fired them all from a S&W model 637-2 AirWeight 5-shot revolver with a 1 7/8″ barrel and a 0.005″ B/C. Náboj Sellier & Bellot 38 Special Wadcutter. Náboj určený pro terčovou střelbu. Vzhledem k situaci ohledně Covid pandemii Vás prosíme o trpělivost během vyřizování Vašich objednávek, na kterých pracujeme náboj/SB 38 Special WADcutter (válcová) 9,6g Boxer Homogenní olověná střela vhodná pro soutěžní střelbu. Vyniká přesností a při průchodu terčem zanechává kulaté otvory. Dodává se v kalibru 38 Special. Hodnocení: 4.5 hvězdičky z 5
This problem was exacerbated by the flat nosed shape of the .38 Special Mid-Range wadcutter ammunition that had to be used. A .38 Special Mid-Range wadcutter cartridge in the magazine of the Colt Gold Cup. The flat nosed cartridge even with a roll crimp is not going to feed reliably unless alignment is near perfect. (Picture courtesy. After sizing, measure each case, as the .38 Special autopistol needs cases that do not exceed 1.140 inches long overall. Since seating wadcutter bullets is akin to trying to push a square peg down a round hole, each case mouth needs to be flared so you can ease the bullet into the cartridge case Matts Bullets : 38 Cal.(38Spl,357) - 38 Cal.(38Spl,357) 500 S&W Cowboy Action Wadcutters 32 Caliber 44 Caliber 45 Handgun 38 Cal. (38 S&W) 9mm/380 Misc. Rifle Hollowpoint 41 Caliber 45 Rifle 40 Cal/10 mm 475 Caliber 512 Caliber cast bullets, casting, cowboy action shooting, 500 S&W, mold, mould, semiwadcutter, keith, round nose, wadcutter Re: 38 Special Full Wadcutter stability? by james r chapman on 12/27/2012, 7:06 pm I know this is a bit late, but, My experience with s&w revolvers is they want SOFT bullets. any of the HBWC's with enough velocity to expand the base to seal the cylinder throats will work Firearm: .38 Special with 1 7/8 barrel Cartridge: 148gr Federal Gold Medal Match, full wadcutter Block calibration : 8.9cm at 586 ft/sec Single shot fired at block, bullet penetrated to 16.0 and was found 'sandwiched' between the rear face of the gelatin block and the front face of the polyester bullet arresting box
RCBS 2-Cavity Bullet Mold Mould 38-148-WC .358 Dia. 148 GR Wadcutter, .38 SPL. $19.50. 6 bids. $10.99 shipping. Ending Nov 29 at 5:52PM PST 4d 19h. LEE Mold 6 Cavity Bullet Mold #90294 TL358-148-WC 148 Grain 38 Spl 357 Mag 90294 LEE Mold 6 Cavity Mold 358-105-SWC 38 Special 357 Magnum New in Box 90315. $39.99. $15.14 shipping. 26 sold. 38 Special Ammunition by Centaure, 125gr E.C. Fully Jacketed. Made in Canada. Boxer primed, non corrosive. Per box of 50. Get free shipping if ordered by the 1000rd case (20 boxes) I prefer this hard cast wadcutter over the many 38 special +P hollow points I've fired out of my full weight steel frame snubbies. Most +P hollow points fired out of a 1 7/8 or 2-inch snubby don't have the powder burn time before the bullet exits the bore to achieve the velocity needed to expand on impact If standard SAAMI chambers are used .38 Special wadcutter ammo fired in .38 Special length chamber is about 15% tighter than firing same ammo in a .357 length chamber. With reduced transition angle at front of chamber difference was not significant Compare all 38 Special ammunition manufacturers on one easy to read chart. All the ballistics from all manufacturers, finally... in one place. Handgun Ballistics . 25 ACP; 38 Special: Wadcutter: 148: 161: 700: 38 Special +P: FMJ: 125: 306: 1050: Blazer Ammunition Ballistics: Shop Now: Round Type Weight Muzzle Energy ft·lb Muzzle Velocity.
Factory New 38 Special 148gr Hollow Base Wadcutter Match Pistol Ammunition. Black Hills focus is on handcrafting ammunition for serious folks who demand it works every time without fail. No magic loads. No gimmickry. Instead, they stake their reputation on dependability, accuracy, and performance How would a wadcutter or semi-wadcutter, 158 grain, 38 special (not +P) be for a self defense round from and older S W 38 special hand eject? Please advise with all opinions. If this needs to be moved to another thread please feel free
Tags: .38 Special, Colt 1911, wadcutter. Yes, you read that right. A Colt 1911 chambered in .38 Special. Not .38 Super, but .38 Special. A customer brought this gun into my local gun shop and was looking for ammo to feed it. Luckily he brought some of his old ammo with him. The Colt 1911 belonged to his father and said it is 80 years old Úvod » » Náboj SB 38 Spl. Wadcutter. Náboj SB 38 Spl. Wadcutter. Skladem . Výrobce: Sellier&Bellot: naše cena bez DPH: 5,70 Kč : naše cena s DPH (21 %): 6,90 Kč . Kompletní specifikace; Ke stažení. In contrast, the sharp shoulders of a wadcutter would produce a full sized .357 hole. Probably a nasty wound channel too. No expansion needed. I loaded up some Hornady 148 gr HBWC in 38 special cases over 2.7 gr of Alliant Bullseye. Accuracy was very good from a Ruger LCR. POI just a bit low at about 10 yards. Recoil was minimal
Perhaps the best known example of a Type I wadcutter is the Lyman 358063, introduced in 1963 in response to demand from bullseye shooters competing with custom made 1911s chambered in .38 Special and .38 AMP, the S&W Model 52 (introduced in 1961), and the Colt 1911 National Match .38 Special Gold Cup Mid-Range The Lyman 44th Edition Reloading Manual on page 120 lists 6.8 grains of Unique and a 141 grain .38 Special wadcutter as the accuracy load with a muzzle velocity of 1295 fps. I have shot it a lot in my .38 Specials. Adam 05-17-2019, 05:05 PM #28. tazman. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message. The .38 Special is the most reloaded handgun cartridge in the United States. The semi-wadcutter (SWC) bullet is the most versatile and popular handgun bullet design. It logically follows that we shoot a lot of .38 SWC in this great land of ours. Ah, but Familiarity breeds contempt
Four .38 Specials pose for comparison; (l.-r.) jacketed hollow point, lead round nose, lead semi-wadcutter and full wadcutter. Cast vs. Swaged While some competitors enjoy casting their own lead wadcutters, there is an advantage in buying factory swaged lead bullets instead—swaging does not leave any voids in the bullet that can cause. .38 Special 148 grain Hi-Tek Coated Wadcutter- Target shooters, here is a great round for you! Unlike a normal bullet that tapers down to a point, a wadcutter has an entirely flat front as wide as the cartridge. In other words, the round is completely cylindrical. Who will use such a bullet? Competitive shooters. Normal bullets make holes that can be tough to differentiate when you score a. Clark 1911 .38 Special Magazines $ 84.95. Clark's high standard .38 Special, 5 round Wadcutter, blue, Colt replica magazines. We build these magazines in house upon receipt of your order and usually ship within two weeks. Clark 1911 .38 Special Magazines quantity. Add to cart The .38 Special is well known for its accuracy, relatively mild recoil, and the variety of loadings available for it. From a 146gr squared-cylindrical wadcutter bullet at 600fps, the original 158gr Police round nosed lead, later offered in a high-speed version by the 1930s clocking roughly 850ft/sec, it has become and will probably remain the single best selling and widely. Box of Lead Semi-Wadcutter Agency Reloads - .38 Special $16.50: 9 $16.50 2d 8h 51m 17113757. No Reserve. Box of Cor-Bon .38 Special+P Semi-Jacketed Hollow Point - .38 Special +P $16.01: 21 $16.01 2d 8h 53m 17113910. No Reserve. Remington PETERS 158 GRAIN ROUND NOSE LEAD AMMUNITION AMMO 38 count NICKEL-PLATED CASES / 1115-0 - .38 Special $13.75: