The 3/4 45

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Semi-automatic .380 handguns have become the most popular carry pistols due to their compactness and light weight. A .44 Magnum might be better at stopping a threat but no one wants to carry a 40 ounce handgun. Few folks realize the history of the .380 or its connection to the .45 ACP. And, many folks wonder what ammo they should shove in those itty bitty magazines that go in those itty bitty guns. HERE is a look at a bit of .380 history and some trustworthy loads to go in it.

To read the full article, click the image below. Portions of the Empty Cases blog are syndicated at North American Hunter