Self-defense isn’t one size fits all. Punch™ 22 LR from Federal Premium® uses a first-of-its-kind nickel-plated lead-core bullet pushed at maximum velocities to achieve the deepest penetration through short-barrel handguns. So, whether you want to carry a 22 LR pistol as a backup gun, don’t feel comfortable with centerfire pistols, or simply want to get more versatility from your rimfire, Punch makes the 22 LR cartridge a viable choice for the first time ever.
Maximum velocity for energy and penetration; 1,070 fps through 2-inch barrel handguns, 1,650 fps out of 24-inch rifle barrels
29-grain nickel-plated lead-core bullet
Projectile profile and composition optimized for the deepest penetration through short-barrel handguns
Rigorous function testing ensures reliability
Nickel-plated case for ease of extraction and corrosion resistance