NovX Ammunition Creates Liquid Sonic Boom

by
posted on January 11, 2018
novxff.jpg

NovX, a new ammunition company, uses a blend of interesting technologies to redefine what you might expect from a defensive round. When the bullet hits any liquid-based product, the projectile’s flutes allow the round to spin so quickly that you end up with a Venturi effect that breaks the liquid sound barrier.

The NovX 9 mm Cartridge combines a stainless-steel case with a copper polymer bullet to create the 9 mm Luger Engagement: Extreme Self-Defense loads, available in +P and standard pressure. At 1,710 feet per second (f.p.s.) and 65 grains, the +P is among the fastest, lightest +P copper poly bullets available. According to NovX, the bullets fly flatter than lead, offer less felt recoil and create devastating wound channels. The cartridge is available in four configurations, including the 1,710 f.p.s. 9 mm Luger ARX +P, $28.99 for a 26-round box; the 1,672 f.p.s. Engagement: Extreme, $27.99 for a 26-round box; the 1,600 f.p.s. RNP Cross Trainer, $27 for a 51-round box; the 1,690 f.p.s. 9 mm RNP +P Cross Trainer, $28.99 for a 51-round box. A +P Combo Pack, including 26 ARX +P EE and 51 RNP +P Cross Trainer, is available for $54.99; novxammo.com

To learn more about NovX, check out this video where American Rifleman staff talk to a company representative and put the cartridge to the test.

Latest

Sen. Chuck Schumer caricature
Sen. Chuck Schumer caricature

Proof That Sen. Schumer Doesn’t Care About Crime

It is telling that anti-Second Amendment legislators spend no time contemplating the actual causes of crime; instead, they are stuck on repeat. It is therefore our job to talk about what really works.

A Win for the Second Amendment in California

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently rejected California’s request to reconsider a case that challenged the Golden State’s overreach.

Shooting Straight with Jennifer Grossman

As the head of a non-profit that places the promotion of liberty at its core, Jennifer A. Grossman is part of the cultural struggle to keep our individual rights.

How is American Freedom Too Sensitive for Public Spaces?

Politicians supporting overly broad “sensitive-place” restrictions, and similar measures, are not making good-faith arguments. Rather, this is the latest ploy being used by gun-controllers in their pursuit of power.

Who Is The American Gun Owner? All Of US!

Many in the mainstream media and in Hollywood have long painted an unfavorable portrait of the American gun owner. Reality, however, paints a far different picture.

Fear and Loathing of Gaston Glock

With the passing of Gaston Glock, it is time to remember that the innovative design of the Glock 17 whipped gun controllers into a frenzy.



Get the best of America's 1st Freedom delivered to your inbox.