9mm Wolf or Silver Bear Ammo Reviews

Discussion in 'The Ammo & Reloading Forum' started by Rhuga, Dec 12, 2011.

  1. Rhuga

    Rhuga Member

    Oct 25, 2011
    Henderson, Nevada
    Has anyone tried this ammo? I have a Hi-Point C-9 9mm Pistol and I am wondering how this ammo would work to break in this gun. The price is great.
    Please include your experience with any other ammo such as Lawman, Sellier & Belloit, USA Ammo, Tula,,,Etc.
  2. reynolds357

    reynolds357 Former Guest

    Oct 24, 2011
    Wolf or Siver bear are both worth what they cost.

  3. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    That stuff would be ite for the Hi-Point. I dont much care for running steel cased stuff thru my CZs or 1911s. But a Hi-Point, I wouldnt hesitate to run whatever shot cheapest. While they are very reliable little turds, the Hi-Point pistols arent known for their match winning accuracy. so run whatever shoots.
  4. lawdawg

    lawdawg Member

    Jun 21, 2010
    South Alabama
    I've never shot any of these in 9mm, but have used some in other calibers (.45, .223, .308, etc.). The Wolf and Silver Bear is pretty good ammo IMO, but is filthy. S&B is very good quality, at least what I have shot is. Lawman is made by Speer and is on par with American Eagle, and Winchester white box. I've never shot the USA or Tula that i can recall.

  5. Dirtypacman

    Dirtypacman New Member

    Mar 3, 2008
    Merrimac Valley, MA
    I have one of the hi-point 9mm rifles 995TS coming in this weekend. I figure I will be blasting whatever the cheap ammo of the day is at their shop.

    I have fired wolf and silver bear out of other guns - not the best, dirty, but so far has not caused any failures and goes bang every time.
  6. Boris

    Boris Former Guest

    Oct 1, 2010
    Silver bear (Barnaul) is much better quality than Wolf (Tula) is. The 145 grain JHP by Silver bear is actualy a very accurate and reliable round aswell. If you have a choice pick the Barnaul first and Tula second.
  7. ReloadRob

    ReloadRob New Member

    Dec 14, 2011
    I run steal case through just about anything. With the exception of some larger rifle stuff.
    I have used 9,40,45,7.62,225, 5.45, and 308. No problems, except maybe being a little dirty.
  8. PPK 32

    PPK 32 Active Member

    Apr 15, 2008
    Frickin, Illinois
    I've fired 500 rounds of Silver Bear through my Beretta 9mm, no failures, stuff worked great, it is a bit dirty. No experience with Wolf.
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