Personal Defense Hydra•Shok Low Recoil

Personal Defense Hydra•Shok Low Recoil

Part #: PD38HS3 H

Proven since its introduction in 1989, Hydra-Shok® remains one of the most popular choices among self-defense experts. Federal Premium® uses stringent manufacturing processes and rigorous testing to ensure Hydra-Shok loads perform accurately and consistently. Low Recoil offerings provide similar performance while significantly reducing muzzle rise, improving accuracy and target acquisition.

  • Use: Self-Defense
  • Caliber: 38 Special
  • Bullet Weight: 110
  • Bullet Style: Hydra-Shok
  • Muzzle Velocity: 980
  • Ballistic Coefficient: 0.12
  • Package Quantity: 20
  • MSRP: $27.95
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Features

Performance

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
Height of bullet trajectory in inches above or below line of sight if zeroed at 100 yards. Sights 1.5 inches above bore line.

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Premium Technology

Hydra-Shok®

  1. Consistent propellant
  2. Nickel-plated brass case
  3. Cener-post hollow-point design provides efficient energy transfer
  4. Unique Federal® primer
  5. Accuracy and superb overall ballistic performance
  6. Notched copper jacket initiates and controls expansion