What is the best 9MM ammo for self defense?

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What is the best 9MM ammo for self defense?

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David- Everyone is going to have their own opinions about what is the best self defense ammo to place in your firearm. I can tell you that balistically, 9mm performs best with a 124 Grain Bullet. This particular weight seems to be the best balance in power to weight ratio for this cartridge. I base this on reloading data, from Speer, Sierra, Hodgdon, Dillon Precision, but most of all the SAAMI specifications. A word of advice though about your selection of ammunition, you might want to find out what your local Law Enforcement Officers carry for their Duty Ammunition in that Caliber. I would strongly suggest that you duplicate this as closely as possible with FACTORY AVAILABLE AMMUNITION. Do not use reloaded ammunition that you have reloaded yourself, or have obtained from and “friends”. There are two main reasons for this. First, by closely duplicating Law Enforcement ammunition, (again as close as possible through your local retailer), you are making a legal effort to comply with a “k

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