Handgun Ammunition

45 Auto Guard Dog®

Guard Dog® rounds are specifically engineered for home protection use. The fully enclosed bullet nose is filled with an expanding polymer that minimizes over-penetration through interior walls—reducing the risk to loved ones.

PART # Use Caliber Bullet Weight Grains Muzzle Velocity Bullet Style BALLISTIC COEFFICIENT Brand Reviews

PD45GRD

Personal Defense 45 Auto 165 1140 Guard Dog® 0.13 Guard Dog®

Velocity in Feet per Second

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
1140 1079 1030 989 954


Energy in Foot Pounds

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
476 427 388 358 333


Average Range

25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
-1.0 -4.0 -9.2


Trajectory for a 25 yards zero with a sight height of 0.9 inches.

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