Handgun Ammunition

38 Special Hydra-Shok®

Get all of the power and proven performance of Hydra-Shok® with less recoil. Low Recoil loads significantly reduce kick, improving accuracy and target acquisition.

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

PD38HS3 H

Personal Defense 38 Special 110 980 Hydra-Shok® 0.12 Personal Defense® Hydra•Shok® Low Recoil

Velocity in Feet per Second

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
980 943 911 882 855


Energy in Foot Pounds

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
235 217 203 190 179


Average Range

25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
-1.5 -5.7 -12.6


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

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