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Hey guys,

Was wondering if anyone has shot much the Federal HST 150gr 9mm MICRO gun ammo yet ?

A buddy just got a Glock 43 and was asking me about my SD ammo. I told him to look at the 124 and 147gr HST line which is what I have been using. He came back with the 150gr HST which I was unaware of.

Have watched a few test vids and they all seem to mention a reduced felt recoil.
 
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They only sell them in the 20 round boxes as far as I know. That's $1 per round, compared to the 40 cents per round of the 147 grain stuff in the 50 round boxes. The 147 grain stuff just flat out works, so that's where I would spend my money.

20 rd boxes are for retail gun stores and Walmart. Mail order your ammo by the half case or case and save money. That's my motto.


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I used it reliably. The ballistic tests between 147 gr & 150 gr are quite similar.
 
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I tried it out in my 938, 43 and 365.

While it cycled just fine for me, the groups weren't quite as tight as they were with 124gr HSTs, so I stayed with the 124s.




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I have and it works fine. However, performance is very similar ro 147 gr HST.

Go look at the numerous ballistic tests on YouTube.
 
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An FBI buddy gave me 500 rounds of Ranger T LE use only 9mm (124 grains, slightly over-pressured) years ago and I finally broke it out to shoot in my Beretta 92FS Centurion.

I *liked* it. I'm not a fan of 147 grain and I like 124 much more than the common 115 grain, which I still have a lot of. For that and my BHP, I think I'm sticking with 124.

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