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Law enforcement and tactical professionals now have a truly advanced, 21st century handgun ammunition solution that delivers the most consistent and reliable urban barrier performance ever created! The proven Flex Tip® design of the new FlexLock® bullet eliminates clogging and aids bullet expansion. Its large mechanical jacket-tocore InterLock® band works to keep the bullet and core from separating for maximum weight retention and proven terminal performance through all FBI test barriers.
The patented Hornady® Flex Tip® design of the FlexLock® bullet
eliminates clogging and aids bullet expansion. A large mechanical
jacket-to-core InterLock® band works to keep the bullet and core from
separating for maximum weight retention, excellent expansion and
consistent penetration and terminal performance through all FBI test
The FlexLock® is an “intelligent bullet” that reacts differently depending on the barrier it encounters, delivering “barrier blind” performance after penetrating urban barriers such as plywood, sheet metal and even auto glass.
Bright nickel plated cases eliminate cartridge case tarnish, and the highly visible silver nickel simplifies chamber checks in reduced light. Additionally, all Critical DUTY® ammunition is loaded with low flash propellant to help preserve night vision in low-light firing.
For the ultimate in tactical terminal ballistic performance through all FBI established urban barriers, choose Critical DUTY® ammunition.
Muzzle Velocity: 975fps
Muzzle Energy: 464 ft/lbs
- Manufacturer's Name (Hornady) and Caliber Designation (45 Auto+P) imprinted on case head
- Nickel Plated
- Ballistic Coefficient: .180
- Sectional Density: .155
- Recommended Rifling Twist Rate: Performance achieved in 1:16" twist
- Characteristics: Flex Tip®, InterLock®
POWDER & PRIMER
- Powder: Temperature stable with flash retardant
- Primer: Sealed primer, Large pistol, Sealed case mouth