Shot Stops

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Stopping Power - Other Hypotheses - One-shot Stop
... incidents for a given factory ammunition load, and compiles the percentage of "one-shot-stops" achieved with each specific ammunition load ... to help predict the effectiveness of that load getting a "one-shot-stop." For example, if an ammunition load is used in 10 torso shootings, incapacitating all but two with one shot, the "one-shot ... high-velocity 9 mm hollow point rounds appear to have the highest percentage of one-shot stops ...

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