Ranger T-Series RA45TP 45 ACP 230gr +P Law Enforcement Ammunition.
When a situation unfolds, so does the Ranger® T Series handgun
ammunition. With an unbeatable combination of expansion and penetration
enhanced by engineered segments in the patented SXT® design,
the T Series can be relied on to deliver consistent stopping power in
real world situations. Backed by a comprehensive testing and training
program, Winchester T Series is ammunition that always performs at its
best—even when things are at their worst
If out of stock, consider this popular Winchester Ranger 230 grain JHP law enforcement round: RA45T
for arguably one of the best and the most difficult to find 45 ACP self
goes to great lengths to keep it out of the hands of the public.
Further contributing to its scarcity, is that it is only produced once
in a while.
500 rounds contained in 10 of the black Winchester T-Series Enhanced 50
round boxes as pictured. This ammunition was made in Winchester's new
plant in Oxford, Mississippi in the last year or two.
is the modern day evolution of Winchester's Black Talon cartridge.
RA45TP uses the same bullet as the
The RA45TP is only slightly +P -- with approximately 50 f/s faster
muzzle velocity and marginally
greater perceived recoil.
slight velocity increase helps bullets with shallow jacket notching
expand more reliably.
designs like the Silver Tip, Hydra-Shok, and Black Talon were state of
the art 15 or 20 years ago. These older bullets tend to plug up
and act like FMJ projectiles when shot through heavy clothing; they
also often have significant degradation in terminal performance after
first passing through intermediate barriers. Modern ammunition which
been designed for robust expansion against clothing and intermediate
barriers is significantly superior to the older designs. The bullets in
the Federal Classic and Hydra-Shok line are outperformed by other ATK
products such as the Federal Tactical and HST, as well as the Speer
Dot; likewise Winchester Ranger Talons are far superior to the old
Black Talons or civilian SXT's."
PENETRATION,EXPANSION & WEIGHT RETENTION
& STRONGER SIX PETAL CONFIGURATION
45 Auto +P nickel plated brass shellcase
230 grain (14.9 gram) reverse tapered jacket with six
“talon” design Diameter .451 inch (11.46 mm)
Clean burning, low flash
Winchester non-corrosive primer, boxer type
Product Mean of 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) Extreme Spread 5 shot targets at 50
yards (45.7 m) from a 5 inch (12.7 cm) SAAMI test barrel
985 ft/sec (300 m/s) nominal at 15 ft (4.6 m) Fired in a 5 inch (12.7
cm) standard SAAMI test barrel
495 ft-lb (671 joules) nominal at 15 ft (4.6 m)
23,000 psi max. average (1,586 bars)
Lacquer applied to primer annulus
Per Box: 50