by NRA Staff - Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Federal Premium has announced its newest personal-defense ammunition: Guard Dog Home Defense.
Available in 9mm, .40 S&W and .45 ACP, Guard Dog Home Defenseis a full-metal-jacket stylenon-hollowpoint that's filled with an expanding polymer, which isdesigned to minimize over-penetration when shooting through interior walls. Guard Dog Home Defense expandsrapidlybut doesn't fill with barrier material.DuringFederal'stesting, Guard Dog was shot intofour wall-like surfacesanda layer of ballistic gel. Results were thatthe ammo did not penetrate the gel. Conversely,traditional hollowpoints punched through 15 inches of gel after passing through the same four wall-like surfaces.
For more, visit Federal Premium's Guard Dog Home Defense page.
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