Apr 14, 2010 · The 45LC is rimmed and longer than the 45 ACP. The ACP is underloaded as well because the 1911 Colt did not fuly support the head of the cartridge. There was a 45 Win mag deliberately made a bit longer so it would not chamber in the autos which was used in some of the Wildey gas operated auto pistols, but the length was unnecessary to the performance.
May 08, 2008 · yes. it is the same thing. acp just means autoloading colt pistol. if it was 45 long colt that would be very different. i worked in a high volume gun shop for 3 years and have owned hundreds of firearms personally. as well as i have reloaded for over 10 years. i assume you are probably talking about a 1911 style colt pistol or a copy. i have.
The SAAMI pressure limit for the .45 ACP is set at 21,000 psi (144.79 MPa) piezo pressure, while the SAAMI pressure limit for the .45 ACP +P is set at 23,000 psi (158.58 MPa), piezo pressure. Performance. The .45 ACP is an effective combat pistol cartridge that combines accuracy and stopping power for use against human targets.
The .380 Auto: A Three-Quarter Forty-Five – 380 Auto cartridge has been around for more than 100 years.
and is reliable in most compact handguns. The .380 is not in the same class as the 9mm, .40 S&W or .45, but terminal performance is.
However, if you happen into a large ammo store and ask for .45 Auto make sure they don't give you .45 Auto Rim. You might get a clerk who sees only the ".45 Auto" part and you'll end up with the wrong ammo. The .45 Auto Rim is a completely different rd than the .45 ACP and it will not work in your Kimber.
The .45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP) is often referred to as the .45 Auto. There are differences in some .45s, so you have to watch the designation. You’ll probably never run into that if you stick with either name, but I’ll add a list below, just.
The 45 GAP (Glock Automatic Pistol) is a very unique round. It was developed as a collaboration between CCI-Speer and Glock a little more than 10 years ago. It is not simply a shortened 45 Auto.
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45 ACP and .45 Auto are the same cartridge. . 45 acp is rimless. however, they do make a cylinder for the acp that can be used on colt single actions. i have just bought a uberti 45 and was told by the dealer "a very reputable" that a 45 colt, and a 45 long colt are exactly the same. it's when you add.
Jun 20, 2018 · Heck, even the .45 ACP +P load by Buffalo Bore in the table above isn't even in the same league as the run-of-the-mill 10mm Hornady XTP load. For these same reasons, it's a better cartridge to use than the .45 ACP for self-defense against large four-legged predators, too.
The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) or .45 Auto (11.43×23mm) is a handgun cartridge designed by John Moses Browning in 1904, for use in his prototype Colt semi-automatic pistol. After successful military trials, it was adopted as the standard chambering for Colt's M1911 pistol, being named .45 ACP.
This is a discussion on 45 Auto and 45 ACP–Same? within the Defensive Ammunition & Ballistics forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Pretty sure on answer based on research but would like to hear it directly on the forum.
Mar 10, 2010 · ACP means Automatic Colt Pistol. .45 ACP and .45 Auto are the same cartridge. .45 Colt and .45 Auto Rim are a revolver cartridge. .45 GAP (Glock Auto Pistol) is a shorter round than the ACP, and.
45 ACP semi-auto pistol cartridges as well as.
The ability to shoot two calibers from the same cylinder makes this take on the Redhawk an exceptionally flexible platform. The revolver still.
Dec 11, 2008 · JHP and actually expected to see a box that said .45 acp, but instead it said the same thing as my Winchester target loads–230gr. AUTO now as to my preconceptions: 1. I expected JHP ammunition to be around 165-185gr. and not 230gr. What is the difference between them? I assume naturally it is the weight of the projectile,
Mar 17, 2015 · Well, the ACP in .45 ACP stands for Automatic Colt Pistol, initially designed for Colt’s semi automatic 1911 model while, the .45 Colt was made for Colt’s single action Army pistol and the 45 Long Colt Rifle. Today there is some confusion over the Colt.45 and the .45 Long Colt. To end that dispute there is a simple answer!
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is .45 auto the same as .45 acp? Every time i go to walmart and ask for .45 acp they say they dont have any. But every time im there i see a few boxes of wwb that say .45 auto. Are they the same round? A buddy was telling me that some manufacturers wont put another manufaturers name on their.
Sep 02, 2014 · In this episode of Starline's video series, The Brass Facts, we look at one of the most historic and popular firearm calibers in the world: the .45 Auto, (or .45 ACP). Through the years, several.
The .45 Automatic and the .45 Colt are common names for two different handgun bullets that share the same caliber. When tracking the lineage of handgun development, the .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol) could easily be considered a direct descendant of the .45 Colt, also known as the .45 Long Colt.
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45 ACP pistol being made today is essentially the same pistol John Browning made for Colt back in.
Wilson Combat, Les Baer, Auto-Ordnance, Ed Brown, STI, Llama, Para-Ordnance, Sigarms, Springfield.
Feb 07, 2013 · I saw a similar thread on 380 auto/380acp and one reply stated they were the same and another reply stated to use only what was exactly stamped on the gun barrel. If the same holds true for .45 Auto vs .45 ACP, I’m still unsure since I’ve seen some guns stamped .45 ACP and the Ruger (SR45) that I’m waiting to get is stamped .45 Auto.
Those same revolvers could chamber and fire the .45 ACP if the rounds were first attached to "moon clips" so that they would not fall through the cylinder. .45 Auto Rimmed: The .45 Auto Rim was created to solve the issue of a half-moon clip like the one used by the .45 ACP. The .45 Auto Rim.
The difference in pressure from standard 45 ACP to the Plus P loads isn't that much. With .45 ACP, the standard cartridge pressure is 21,000 PSI and the SAAMI .45 ACP +P standard is 23,000 PSI. That's only a 2,000 psi increase. Most if not all pistols chambered for the .45 ACP made in the last 50 years can stand that additional pressure.
If you are refering to the 45 GAP vs the 45 ACP then the GAP is slightly higher in overall stats. Higher FPS & Energy go to the GAP. Here is an artical to help if that was infact what your asking. If the 45 Auto and the 45 ACP are not the same round then I assure you that someone will correct my.
Q: I have a S&W 686+ with the cylinder milled down for full-moon clips. I also have a S&W 25-5 in .45 Colt. Would it be possible, and do you know anyone doing this work, to have the cylinder milled down to allow continued use of .45 Colt rounds and also to use full-moon clips with .45 ACP rounds?
Apr 14, 2010 · The .45 acp is a big bore defensive caliber, period. It is NOT a hunting round. The .45 Long Colt can be used for hunting although I would only use it on bear (with the right ammo) as a last resort. For bear I'd be more comfortable with a .44 Magnum or better yet, a .454 Casull (that also shoots the 'weaker' .45 Long Colt). The Ruger is a nice.
45 ACP with a thinner profile and a lighter carry weight than.
but with the slim profile and quick reloading of a semi-auto. At the same time, it needed to be light, easy to conceal and reliable.
The adaptability of the AR-15 platform—as well as those offered by manufacturers including Beretta, Kel-Tec and CZ—has made.
Why the M1911 Pistol Is Over 100-Years Old and People Still Love Them – 45 ACP cartridge. For more about ammunition – check out our bullet and caliber guide.
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Feb 07, 2014 · 45 Auto – 45 ACP The same thing? This is a discussion on 45 Auto – 45 ACP The same thing? within the MP Ammunition forums, part of the Smith & Wesson MP Forum category; Ordered a M&P 45 from Buds (should be here tomorrow!) and due to scarcity of ammo locally I ordered some from Sportsman’s Guide. I ordered.