Shop by Category:
LuckyGunner.com has a live inventory system that removes any out-of-stock items from our website the moment the last unit is ordered.
If you see it, we have it in stock and ready to ship.
If you place an order before 3 PM EST, your product will ship that same day. If you place an order after 3 PM EST or over the weekend, your product will ship the next business day.
If your order isn’t in stock and shipped on time, we will make it right and pay you $100.
Shop by Category:
|Bullet Weight||185 Grain|
|Bullet Type||Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)|
|Use Type||Range Training|
|Ammo Caliber||.45 ACP (Auto)|
|Cost Per Round||40.9¢ per round|
ATK is the world's largest ammo manufacturer and the parent company for brands like CCI, Federal, Speer, and Blazer. Speer is the self defense arm of ATK and is responsible for products like the well-known Gold Dot brand. Lawman ammo from Speer is actually not self defense ammo, but it's under the Speer umbrella, because it's specifically designed as training ammo for self defense.
Speer Lawman is loaded to mimic the recoil impulse and point of impact of defensive ammo, but uses less expensive full metal jacket bullet. This helps keep costs down for people who want to practice with a load that's similar to their preferred self defense ammo. Speer Lawman in 45 ACP is available with either a 230 grain or 185 grain bullet.
Today, we're taking a look at the lighter 185 grain. The lead core bullet is encased in what Speer calls a total metal jacket. This jacket completely encases the bullet leaving no exposed lead on the base unlike a more traditional full metal jacket. This makes Lawman better suited for indoor ranges where you want to keep lead vapors to a minimum. The bullet is seeded in a reloadable brass case with a non-corrosive primer.
The recoil impulse of the lighter 185 grain bullet was a little different from the more typical 230 grain loads that we've tested. But, I wouldn't say it's dramatically softer or more hard. If you use a 185 grain load for self defense, then it's definitely worth shooting a few boxes of this Lawman load, so you can get used to the slight change in recoil.
Despite using the less common lightweight bullet, this ammo worked great in all six of our test guns, and we didn't have any feeding or ignition issues. Accuracy was also good with our 10 shot group hitting right around our point of aim. The accuracy test was performed from the bench at 15 yards using a Springfield Armory XDM. Lawman provides a great training alternative to expensive, premium defensive ammo brands and is even competitive with some of the lower cost, budget range and training ammo.
We don't have any reviews yet for this particular .45 ACP (Auto) ammo from Speer.
If you'd like to be the first to review this particular .45 ACP (Auto) ammo from Speer, fill out the form below.
There are no entries.
Regular Price: $295.00
Special Price: $270.00
All Rights Reserved. | Site Map