Hornady® Critical Defense® Handgun Ammo
Sale starting at:
Clearance starting at:
- Effective, consistent, and reliable self-defense from Hornady
- Patented FTX bullet with Flex Tip® design
- Controlled expansion, flat trajectories, and large, deep wound cavities over a wide range of velocities
- Clean burning and stable propellants for reduced recoil and consistent performance in all temperatures
- Minimal muzzle flash to protect night vision
- Cannelured and crimped to avoid bullet setback
- High visibility silver nickel plating to prevent corrosion
The pinnacle of Hornady's self defense ammunition, Critical Defense handgun ammo combines quality propellents and design with the patented controlled expansion FTX bullet for effective, consistent, and reliable self-defense. Critical Defense round utilize Hornady's clean burning and stable propellants for reduced recoil, consistent performance in all temperatures, and minimal muzzle flash to protect night vision. Unaffected by thick and heavy clothing, these rounds feature Hornady's patented FTX bullet. The FTX's Flex Tip design delivers superior controlled expansion, flat trajectories, and large, deep wound cavities over a wide range of velocities. Critical Defense rounds are also expertly cannelured and crimped to avoid bullet setback, and feature a high visibility, shiny silver nickel plating to prevent corrosion. Feeds reliably in all pistols.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 by 34
Rated 5 out of 5 by sdakota Very good quality!
Have only fired a few dozen rounds, but they functioned perfectly in my Ruger LCP.
March 17, 2011
Rated 5 out of 5 by huntingandfishingguy great product
i purchased 2 boxes of these for my grandpa the price is below average hope he doesnt need to use them but if he does i hope they work.
March 8, 2011
Rated 5 out of 5 by Chris83 excellent selection
This ammo is amazing. I personally put it head to head with several other "top of the line" hollow points and personal defense rounds and Hornady won hands down. It maintains almost 100% retention while creating a wound cavity that is devestating. I replaced the ammo that I was using in my concealed carry weapon with the Hornady rounds the same day I performed the field tests. This ammo feeds well and has not given me any mechanical problems. It is also very affordable.
February 28, 2011
Rated 5 out of 5 by pcountryma Defense rounds
I have had a hard time finding pistol ammo due to the right to carry law change in our state. Exactly what I have been trying to get. Bass Pro is a great, dependable supplier of the needs of a true sportsman.
February 23, 2011
Need Help? 7 days a week: 7am to 10pm CT or call 1.800.227.7776 anytime