Originally Posted by Ailoth
As far as "knockdown power" goes, however, at my range here in Midland, Tx we have a large steel silhouette target area with various steel targets at 10yds, 25yds, 50yds, 75yds, 100yds, and 200yds. (**I think**). This bullet has a hard time knocking down anything over a 2ft tall steel target at 25yds, and doesnt even move them at any other distance past that.
You know, the steel targets designed for .22 silhouette competition are only about 4-6" tall, and not very thick...
I don't think a 38-40 grain slug will do anything to a 2-ft. tall steel target, even at hypervelocity speeds, except make a cute little plinking sound.