.45 ACP 180GR Fort Defense HandGun cartridge
Incredible Accuracy and Terminal Performance Combined
Non-lead, solid copper spun (SCS®) bullet
Patented, Tumble Upon Impact™ design
Each caliber of Fort Defense® Ammo comes in a commemorative, red holographic, labeled tin. These tins are reusable and highly sought after collectibles.
This 180-grain bullet delivers maximum damage potential in an extremely accurate, consistently reliable large caliber round. Engineered to Tumble Upon Impact™ and create a dynamic wound cavity, the unique, patented design of our 45ACP Fort Defense® pistol ammunition penetrates targets deeply. Even with a heavier caliber handgun, your life will depend on accurate bullet placement. Our 45ACP Fort Defense® projectiles are certain to incapacitate an assailant with fewer shots than other ammunition in this category.
High-impact Home Defense
This decisively lethal bullet gives you superior accuracy and a tactical advantage in any situation. Impressive performance ensures that your aim will be as true in a defensive setting as it is on the practice range. When you need hard-hitting firepower that you can trust your life with, 45ACP Fort Defense® ammo is a sure-fire winner. These bullets are the ideal choice when you want the extra penetration and stopping power. On impact, the Tumble Point™ action ensures a high degree of energy and soft tissue/organ trauma.
The Big Hit in Law Enforcement
The pinpoint accuracy and terminal performance of the 45ACP Fort Defense® match grade ammo makes it eminently suitable for modern law enforcement and security work as well as for civilian home protection and self-defense. Each bullet is constructed using the highest-quality components, making this the match grade ammunition you need when performance is critical. In situations where lives are on the line, you can draw your weapon with complete confidence, knowing your handgun skills will not be compromised by your ammo.
Lethal and Lead Free – Handgun Hunting Ammo
If you use a handgun for hunting or protection from predators in bear country, ethical considerations and new legislation makes copper the right choice in ammo composition. In fact, although designed for self-defense and home protection, this ammunition makes a great choice for handgun hunting. The precision accuracy and powerful terminal effects of the Tumble Upon Impact™ action enables the 45ACP rounds to be used for hunting hogs and other medium-sized game. When seconds count, you can draw your weapon with complete confidence.
See Awesome Performance in Action
To see the Fort Scott Munitions’ (FSM®) 45ACP Fort Defense® precision ammunition for yourself, check out our ballistic gel test video, showcasing the patented, Tumble Upon Impact™, ballistic design. Our Research & Development team devotes countless hours to bring you the highest quality, best penetrating handgun bullet for self-defense, law enforcement or survival environments.
WARNING– Do not engage targets on or near hard to clean surfaces.