If you’re hunting medium game, Federal Ammunition has a new Fusion Soft Point 10mm Auto for your handgun. From a 6″ barrel, the 200 gr bullet of the new Fusion 10mm ammo reaches a muzzle velocity of 1,200 fps. As we talked about in an article titled “An Open Letter: Ammo Manufacturers, Please List Your Test Barrel Lengths“, it’s great to know the barrel length any particular load was tested in. Below you can see what the new Fusion 10mm Auto looks like, and further down what it looks like expanded.
The press release in full can be found below:
ANOKA, Minnesota – October, 2020 – Federal ammunition introduces a new load to its popular handgun hunting ammunition lineup. The new Fusion 10mm Auto load uses a 200-grain bullet and 1200 fps muzzle velocity take full advantage of the 10mm Auto cartridge, with more energy and better terminal performance on impact. Shipments of this product have begun to arrive at dealers.
“Our Fusion 10mm Auto load delivers the toughness, accuracy, reliability and terminal performance that handgun hunters are looking for,” said Federal Centerfire Handgun Product Manager Chris Laack. “Built with the same molecularly-bonded hunting bullet used in Fusion rifle ammo, it produces ideal upsets and deep penetration when striking game. We know this new load is everything any hunter could hope for in a 10mm Auto hunting cartridge.”
Features & Benefits
New 10mm Auto load
1,200 fps muzzle velocity
Copper jacket is electro-chemically to the core
Perfectly uniform jacket
Skived, pre-programmed nose provides consistent expansion
Maximum weight retention for deep penetration
The part number for the 10mm Auto Fusion, 200-grain, 1,200 fps is F10FS1. The price (MSRP) for a pack of 20 rounds is $32.99.
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