RANGER T SERIES VS PDX1
Search tags for this page. Black Talons are at least 11 years old. Are these essentially the same? Jan 22, Messages: They aren’t always in stock in many places, but you can find them around. So I decided to post this for everyone’s information.
This “reverse taper” refers to the bullet’s jacket being thicker at the tip than the toward the base, enhancing rigidity which allows the sharp petals to remain largely perpendicular to the wound path, unlike traditional designs where the expanding jacket petals would peel back almost completely behind the expanded lead mushroom. The most obvious difference from the SXT is that the bonded design, meant to maintain structural integrity through difficult intermediate barriers like auto-glass, largely prevents the sharp petals from peeling away from the lead core and fully protruding into the wound track. I got a box of Black Talons in. Maybe it is just you! The original bullets did not expand like everyone thought. Ranger T-Series is the only way to go if you prefer the Winchester brand. Thread starter eddallen Start date Apr 10,
Dec 7, 4. The Semi-automatic Forum ranger T vs. They both clog up with heavy clothing and act like FMJs.
Black Talon – Ranger T – Bonded PDX1
I love heavy loads. It is my understanding that the PDX is an improvement over rangger Ranger by bonding the jacket to the bullet.
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One of the first things a Doctor does in any penetrating wound is stick their finger in it. Dec 7, 3. The mind is the limiting factor The lion does not even bother to turn his head when he hears the small dog barking. Besides further dimensional changes to the hollow point for reliable expansion, the trademark perpendicular petals were made longer yet more rounded at the tips to retain stiffness. Join Date Mar Posts Armed citizens can sv or own this ammunition.
Differences between Winchester 9mm “Black talons” and “PDX1” [Archive] –
The Lubalox coating was to protect the barrel rifling, and did not give the bullet armor-piercing capabilities. None of the 3 are exactly the same but they are all very similar. No offense but you must not have seen much trauma on your rotation bud.
Find More Posts by ClydeFrog. The price is collector related only. I am wondering how well the do. My new Sig isn’t too fond of the PDX1 in the accuracy department. All tests were done at the 7 yd, 15 yd and 25 yd range. Any move entails a lot of technical details and I suspect we will encounter a few issues as the new server goes live.
February 7, Location: If you want a good deal on the PDX1 in. I haven’t been impressed by the PDX-1 series after having them jam up my so bad I had to bust out a screwdriver to clear the malfunction.
This difference is obvious after firing into ballistic gelatin. Newer, bonded designs exceed their performance especially when considering obstacles and heavy clothing. I saw my first expanded PDX round the other day. Pxd1 PDX1 is available in a 20 round box and available at most sporting goods stores. They weren’t all that much better than other bullets from the s.
Winchester RANGER and PDX1
Gold Dots run just fine rabger my rig during live fire so I will stick with those for now. May 1, Posts: Have some SXT’s which replaced the talons.
According to legend, every time a box of Black Talons were opened, a cute fuzzy kitten died. However, there are differences in the anatomy of the bullets which become apparent when carefully examined side by side.
However, a more effective bullet will increase your chances for survival wouldn’t you say? This “reverse taper” refers to the bullet’s jacket being thicker at the tip than the toward the base, enhancing rigidity which allows the sharp petals to remain largely perpendicular to the wound path, unlike traditional designs where the expanding jacket petals would peel back almost completely behind the expanded lead mushroom.
Yes, my password is: This coating in fact is still widely used on many of Winchester’s rifle bullets today. I still have a mag full of Black Talons for my first glock.
The hollow point cavity dimensions and angles of the meplat were altered to enhance reliability of expansion, though the basic “reverse taper” design unique to the Black Talon was retained.