Gun Acronyms

Welcome to the ArmsVault Gun Acronym Guide!

There is no shortage of acronyms in the gun industry.  Use our guide to help you decipher some of the more common gun acronyms.

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  • JHP – Jacketed Hollow Point
  • JSP – Jacketed Soft Point

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  • LHP – Lead Hollow Point
  • LOS – Line of Sight
  • LRN – Lead Round Nose
  • LSWCHP – Lead Semi Wad Cutter Hollow Point
  • LWC – Lead Wad Cutter

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  • TFSP – Total Fragmenting Soft Point
  • TMJ – Total Metal Jacket
  • TTSX – Tipped Triple Shock X
  • TOF – Time of Flight

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