Federal Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) 180 Grain 40 Smith & Wesson Ammo - 500 Rounds
As the third most popular semiautomatic pistol caliber in the United States after the 9 and the .45, the .40 Smith & Wesson has not lost much ground, even though US law enforcement has largely returned to the 9mm Luger. Never the less, the .40’s increased mass and harder hitting capabilities make it a popular choice for both competitors and personal defense applications.
Federal’s 180 grain full metal jacketed round has a muzzle velocity of 1000 ft per sec with 400 ft lbs of energy giving it similar energies as a light weight .45 ACP, yet typically with greater magazine capacity – why the .40 is favored by professional target shooters all over the country. This is a premium training and target shooting cartridge for keeping skills frosty or competitive shooting: the 500 rounds is enough for a start in either application.
Federal’s American Eagle branding represents the economical plinking and competitive target shooting offering the expertise of Federal’s almost century of ammunition making to an affordable product designed to keep skills honed for recreation and profession. All AE cases are boxer primed making them reloadable for more value to competitors who reload their own custom loads.