Doubletap was started by Mike McNett, President and CEO, in his Salt Lake City garage in 2002. Since then, Doubletap has developed a reputation for powerful, reliable and accurate ammunition loaded with a variety of premium bullet options. With their "no punches pulled" style of building ammunition Doubletap uses only the best components available to manufacture the highest performing ammunition possible. With special attention to quality control and precision craftsmanship each individual round is inspected and handled by Doubletap employees that share a passion for shooting and hunting resulting in the highest quality assurance possible.
Doubletap made this round for home defense and personal protection. Using Controlled Expansion Jacketed Hollow Point bullet that will expand rapidly, transferring all of the rounds energy into the target and not have the risk of over penetrating. Testing in ballistics gel shows expansion of .68" and 11.75 inches of penetration.
Doubletap's Ballistic Test Results
- Muzzle Velocity: 1310 fps
- Muzzle Energy: 515 ft. lbs.
- Muzzle Velocity: 1420 fps
- Muzzle Energy: 605 ft. lbs.
- Caliber: 40 S&W
- Bullet Weight: 135 Grains
- Bullet Style: Controlled Expansion JHP
- Case Type: Brass
- Muzzle Velocity: 1375 fps **
- Muzzle Energy: 567 ft lb
(** Approximate velocity. Resulting velocity may vary and will be listed on each box)