How “Special” Is It Really? Sig Sauer .44spl 200 gr V-Crown Gel Test

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    We shoot Sig Sauer .44spl 200 gr V-Crown ammunition from a Smith & Wesson Model 69 Combat Magnum with a 4.25″ barrel into Clearballistics ballistic gel to measure velocity, penetration, expansion/fragmentation, and retained weight.

    Penetration: 20.4″, 22.1″
    Retained weight: 199.9gr, 200.2gr
    Max expansion: N/A, 0.537
    Min expansion: N/A, N/A

    Velocities in fps:
    Average: 839
    StdDev: 37
    Min: 780
    Max: 872
    Spread: 92


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    Andrew is a combat veteran of OEF and has performed hundreds of ballistic tests for his YouTube channel, The Chopping Block ( 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]