Handgun Ammunition

40 S&W 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

PD40HS4 H

Personal Defense 40 S&W 135 1200 Hydra-Shok® 0.11 Personal Defense® Hydra•Shok® Low Recoil

Velocity in Feet per Second

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
1200 1116 1051 999 957


Energy in Foot Pounds

Muzzle 25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
432 373 331 299 274


Average Range

25 Y 50 Y 75 Y 100 Y
-0.8 -3.7 -8.6


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

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