Hornady 9mm 124gr XTP at Cabelas


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Mohave-Tec
October 28, 2013, 04:56 PM
The title of my thread says it all. Hornady 9mm 124gr XTP at Cabelas. No limits.
I've been hunting for these or Speer Gold Dots for 10 months. I bought gobs last night and I see they are still available right now. Let us know if you got in on it too.

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gamestalker
October 29, 2013, 01:47 AM
I load those or the Gold Dots with a stout charge of Longshot, this makes for some serious self defense loads. I don't remember what the velocities have been with that combination, but I know it's nothing to sneeze at. I can remember what the 147's have been pushing, which is about 1050 fps, so I know the 124's are really getting out there quick.

GS

KansasSasquatch
October 29, 2013, 02:13 AM
I've been trying to keep an eye out for 200 or 230gr .451XTPs but the one time I could find them the last few months I didn't have money in the component fund. Sigh. Might have to buy a set of Hornady dies just to get some.

Mohave-Tec
October 29, 2013, 07:21 AM
I get a very consistent 1200 fps from my Beretta.

Jitterbug
October 29, 2013, 10:11 AM
Thanks Guy, I've been waiting since last January to find some of these. I'm running about 1150 fps through a M&P Pro with AA7...it's a nice load.

gamestalker
October 29, 2013, 05:16 PM
Oh ya, AA#7 should perform very well for those, and will probably produce similar results as Longshot does.

GS

Mohave-Tec
October 29, 2013, 07:25 PM
I use WAP for my pistol loads.

Potatohead
October 29, 2013, 07:34 PM
GS,
Hodgdon should throw you a few free jugs of Longshot here and there- you're one of their biggest spokesmen! PH

gamestalker
October 30, 2013, 06:37 PM
No kidding Potatohead, I am no doubt one of their most loyal Longshot customers. And one more positive thing, is when the shelves have been all but empty, I can always seem to find Longshot and 296 / H110 on the shelf, which are the two powders I use the most of. But it's a simple explanation for me, I like stout handgun loads, hate dealing with spikey powders, and I like powders that fill the case up real good.

GS

ultratec1
October 30, 2013, 07:29 PM
Man I just went to get some and I saw the price..... 19.99 a box!!!!!! The last order I got they were selling for 12.99 a box. Thank goodness I bought 12 boxes then. :D

1SOW
October 30, 2013, 08:28 PM
Mohave-Tec , thank you. I've been searching for these or 124 Gold Dots for a loooong time.
Still want some GDs if they ever show up.

Mohave-Tec
October 30, 2013, 09:35 PM
Ultratec, I didn't like 19.99 a 100 either but they haven't been less than 17.99 anywhere for since before Obama was elected. But I'll most likely never have to buy another one as long as I live.
......only 12 boxes? ;)

Mohave-Tec
October 30, 2013, 09:42 PM
1SOW, I saw CCI Stingers on the shelf at Wal Mart yesterday as well. I have a small toolbox full of Stinger, Velocitor and Mini Mags so I left them for the other guy but I smell 22 coming back as well.
In the last 2 or 3 weeks I've loaded up on Varget, TiteGroup and 4831. In the same time frame I've purchased **** primers. It's a good thing too because I shoot a lot.
I'm glad you got some bullets.

ultratec1
October 31, 2013, 01:25 PM
I bought them in 2011 from Cabelas and at the time didn't think that I needed more, oh how dumb that was.

Mohave-Tec
October 31, 2013, 09:19 PM
I saw all this in 08'. I still managed to get what I needed but I've been stocking up just in case it happens again.

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