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    I have a buddy that's wanting to hog hunt with his 10 mm glock. He is looking for the longer barrel for it. What's a realistic maximum affective range for the round ? I believe it's a Glock 40. He is a crack shot with it. Thanks.
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    he doesn't need a longer barrel...he just needs to get closer
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    That's what I told him LOL! He read somewhere that he could gain some velocity with a Lone Wolf or Storm Lake barrel which is supposed to be longer.

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    You will gain some velocity,,,but we all know shot placement is what matters. If he has some hard cast flat point that would be best. I would shy away from hollow points.

    I would guess 50 yards or less? I don't know.

    The energy (Ft/Lbs) on a 10mm 180Gr XTP is 464 at 50yds. 403 at 100 yds.

    (Its funny,,,On a .454 Casull Its 1500 at 50 yards and 1163 at 100 yards with a 240Gr XTP)

    Good luck with your hunt!!!!
    Capt Rick Hiott
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    Buffalo Bore loads some 10mm rounds that are supposed to be "hunting" rounds.

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    Your right,,,The numbers on this ammo is a lot better!

    https://www.buffalobore.com/index.ph...t_detail&p=219
    Capt Rick Hiott
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