10mm gel test: Hornady 175 gr Critical Duty FlexLock

    We fired 10mm Hornady 175 gr Critical Duty FlexLock from 4.5″ barrel EAA polymer frame Witness at 20 feet into clear ballistic gel to assess velocity, penetration, expansion, and weight retention. While the performance may not be perfect, it is nevertheless quite good.

    Average velocity: 1,083 fps
    Average penetration: 18.7″
    Average retained weight: 174.0 gr
    Average max expansion: 0.657″
    Average min expansion: 0.484″

    Buy it at Ventura Munitions.

    Thanks to our sponsors:

    Proxibid – Shop For Home Defense Pistols Online Here

     Ventura Munitions – Retailer of quality ammunition.

    Hoppe’s No. 9 – A worldwide favorite since 1903


    Please subscribe!!! Click here.

    Please subscribe!!! Click here.


    Transcript ….

    [coming soon]


    Andrew is a combat veteran of OEF and has performed hundreds of ballistic tests for his YouTube channel, The Chopping Block (https://www.youtube.com/user/chopinbloc). He is an avid firearm collector and competitor and lives with his family in Arizona. If you have any questions, you may email him at [email protected]