The .380 ACP is another one of John Browning's designs and goes by a variety of names including .380 Auto, 9mm Kurz, 9mm Short, and 9x17mm. 380 ammo is somewhat shorter in case length than the similar-caliber 9mm Luger, it is popular as a concealed carry cartridge due to the compact, convenient size of the pistols chambered for it.
Notable handguns chambered in .380 ACP include the Ruger LCP, Glock 42, SIG P238, and SIG P230. Historically, firearms in this caliber have been particularly popular in Europe and have even served as standard military or police sidearms for some countries. You'll find both full metal jacket for bulk range shooting and hollow points for self-defense use for sale here at Widener's. We do all we can to keep the top manufacturers in stock so look for Federal, PMC, Winchester and more.
A typical .380 ACP load fires a bullet weighing just under 100 grains at a muzzle velocity of around 1,000 feet per second. The "snappy" recoil of the .380 often catches shooters off guard; this isn't due to any extreme power on the part of the cartridge itself, but usually due to the light weight of the pistol firing it.
Silver Bear 380 Auto 94 Grain FMJ – 1000 Rounds$282.85
Manufacturer Silver Bear Condition New Bullet Weight 94 Grain Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) Use Type plinking at the range Casing Type Zinc Plated Steel Quantity 1000 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU AS380FMJ Primer Type Berdan Magnetic Yes UPC Barcode 64607094862378 Cost Per Round 28.3¢ per round
This .380 ACP ammunition is a cost effective training load ideal for compact carry handguns such as the Ruger LCP, SIG P238, and Colt Mustang. Each cartridge in this case of 1,000 fires a 94 grain full metal jacket bullet at a muzzle velocity of 1,000 feet per second, producing typical .380 Auto ballistics.
Silver Bear ammunition uses non-corrosive Berdan primers and non-reloadable steel cases with corrosion-resistant zinc plating. Due to its steel content, this ammo may not be suitable for all indoor ranges.
Barnaul, the manufacturer of Silver Bear ammo, is based in Russia and currently operates as a joint stock company. Historically, it is best known for producing half of the ammunition used by Russian forces during World War II.
Fiocchi 380 Auto 95 Grain FMJ – 1000 Rounds$352.85
Manufacturer Fiocchi Condition New Bullet Weight 95 Grain Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) Use Type plinking at the range Casing Type Brass Quantity 1000 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU 380AP Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 762344860305 Cost Per Round 35.3¢ per round
Compact pistols aren't always the most fun to shoot, but if you depend on a .380 ACP handgun for self-defense, you owe it to yourself to train with it as well. This 1,000 round case of ammunition from Fiocchi can help you get the trigger time you need at a reasonable price.
Each cartridge in this case fires a 95 grain full metal jacket bullet at a muzzle velocity of 960 feet per second. This is typical for the .380 Auto and delivers ballistics and felt recoil similar to those of most carry loads.
This ammo is packaged in boxes of 50, with 20 boxes in each case; it uses non-corrosive primers and reloadable cases.
PMC 380 Auto 90 Grain FMJ – 1000 Rounds$359.00
Manufacturer PMC Condition New Bullet Weight 90 Grain Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) Use Type plinking at the range Casing Type Brass Quantity 1000 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU 380A Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 90741569070068 Cost Per Round 35.9¢ per round
If you're serious about mastering a .380 ACP handgun, you need some good defensive ammo and a whole lot of less expensive range ammo. This 1,000 round case of FMJ rounds from PMC should take care of the latter need at a reasonable cost!
Each cartridge in this case fires a 90 grain full metal jacket bullet at a muzzle velocity of 961 feet per second, producing typical .380 Auto ballistics. A great practice load for Ruger LCPs, Glock 42, SIG P238s, and other compact pistols chambered for this convenient caliber.
PMC ammunition is made in South Korea by defense contractor Poongsan, which also serves the South Korean military. Poongsan is a large scale manufacturer that produces its own primers, propellant, and brass in-house to maintain strong quality control while keeping prices down. This combination of reliability and value has made the PMC brand quite popular among American shooters.
Remington Golden Saber 380 Auto 102 Grain JHP - 25 Rounds$18.85
Manufacturer Remington Condition New Bullet Weight 102 Grain Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Use Type home defense Casing Type Nickel-Plated Brass Quantity 25 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU GS380B Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 047700167404 Cost Per Round 75.4¢ per round
These 380 ACP Golden Saber cartridges from Remington have a 102-grain bullet that uses a jacketed hollow point design. This makes them effective and reliable for autoloading handguns because they will cycle smoothly and deliver less fouling in the barrel. The hollow point will give you controlled expansion, making them a legitimate choice for self defense. With this package, you'll get a single box of Remington Golden Saber 380 ammo with 25 rounds ready to fire inside.
Remington is one of the most historic names in the ammo industry. They have been creating top-quality ammo since 1816 and make some of the best ammo for all purposes, including hunting, target practice, and personal defense. With a huge selection of ammo and reloading supplies, Remington has the cartridges you need.
The .380 Auto is one of the most successful and prominent handgun rounds in the country. Although it has been in service since 1908, it remains a popular choice for self defense and target shooting to this day. Designed by John Browning, the cartridge delivers effective speed and energy for a wide range of uses.
Federal Personal Defense 380 Auto 99 Grain HST JHP – 200 Rounds$185.00
Manufacturer Federal Condition New Bullet Weight 99 Grain Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Use Type home defense Casing Type Nickel-Plated Brass Quantity 200 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU P380HST1S Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 029465065553 Cost Per Round 92.5¢ per round
Do you favor an inconspicuous, subcompact handgun for your everyday carry? Then this 380 ACP cartridge by Federal deserves a home in its magazine. This little cartridge delivers less felt recoil, a subtler report, and very reliable feeding courtesy of its bullet’s weight and specially engineered profile. It bullet ia also great for self-defense: The HST, a hollow point with a cannelure that promotes high weight retention for a wide and deep wound channel, even with less power behind it.
This round’s brass casing is nickel plated, which enhances its ability to cycle in a semi-automatic. Shiny nickel further resists corrosion caused by water and salt, and also facilitates impromptu chamber checks in the dark. This round is even more suitable for nighttime defense thanks to its low-flash propellant, which won’t make your first shot the only one you’re able to line up correctly. It’s important to be able to see when you’re aiming! With 200 of these rounds at your disposal you’ll have a chance to practice a bit with the ammo that may very well one day save your life.
Federal Premium 380 Auto 90 Grain Hydra-Shok JHP - 20 Rounds$19.85
Manufacturer Federal Condition New Bullet Weight 90 Grain Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Use Type home defense Casing Type Nickel-Plated Brass Quantity 20 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU PD380HS1 H Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 029465088415 Cost Per Round 99.3¢ per round
When you are looking for something with low recoil to use at the range or need something effective for self defense, the 380 Auto is perfect for all your shooting needs. Developed in 1908 by Colt, the 380 Auto has been proven through over a century of extensive use by law enforcement, militaries, and civilians around the world, making it just the round for you.
Federal has been around since 1922 and still caters to ever class of American, helping it become one of the most popular and trusted ammunition manufacturers in the United States. Firing at 1000 feet per second, these Federal Hydra-Shok, 90 grain, jacketed hollow point, brass cased, boxer primed rounds have fantastic accuracy, phenomenal expansion, and great penetration, making it one of the best rounds you can use for self defense.
Hornady Critical Defense 380 Auto 90 Grain FTX - 250 Rounds$263.85
Manufacturer Hornady Condition New Bullet Weight 90 Grain Bullet Type Jacketed Hollow-Point (JHP) Use Type home defense Casing Type Nickel-Plated Brass Quantity 250 Ammo Caliber 380 Auto (ACP) Manufacturer SKU 90080 Primer Type Boxer Magnetic No UPC Barcode 10090255900801 Cost Per Round $1.06 per round
Hornady Critical Defense ammunition is just what you need to turn your .380 ACP handgun into a powerful tool for self-defense. Each cartridge in this case of 250 fires a 90 grain FTX jacketed hollow point bullet at a muzzle velocity of 1,000 feet per second.
The FTX bullet is a polymer tipped design that delivers high diameter expansion while protecting against clogging. Upon striking an assailant, the tip crushes into the expansion cavity and forces the bullet material outward for maximum terminal performance. A locking ring secures the core and jacket together to reduce separation risk.
This ammo is loaded in Grand Island, Nebraska and uses non-corrosive Boxer primers and brass cases.