Are Masterpiece Arms good?
Super smooth action, great feeling bolt, TriggerTech trigger that felt perfect and almost no recoil in 6.5CM. After zeroing this beast, my first 5 shot group with factory ammo was 0.249” at 100y. Pretty awesome from a factory gun on factory ammo.
Is the 5.7 cartridge good?
Some found them effective, some not at all. In short, it appears that the 5.7x28mm round IS effective in the real world, despite the deficiencies compared to traditional cartridges used for personal defense. 5.7mm has a flatter trajectory, meaning you can hit targets more easily at longer range.
Where are masterpiece arms defender made?
Masterpiece Arms manufacturing facility is located in Comer, GA. Our building size is currently 20,000 sq ft, however an expansion is planned over the next 2-3 years, nearly doubling our size. We are one of the few firearms companies that produces the majority of our own components within our facility.
Is 5.7 mm good for self defense?
With a proven, expanding bullet design and 340 foot pounds of energy, the 5.7x28mm sporting round is the all-around choice for hunting and personal defense.
What is more powerful a 5.7 or a 9mm?
The 5.7×28 has more than double the 9mm’s muzzle velocity — not only because it generates a higher chamber pressure, but also because its bullet weighs three quarters less. This conveys a flatter trajectory, and gives its lightweight bullet enough power to deliver more energy than the 9mm while it’s at it.
Is the MPA Defender automatic?
The MPA Defender Semi-Automatic Pistol is a great option for self defense or general recreational shooting. Although a simple design, firing the Defender is sure to put a smile on your face.
What is a 5.7 comparable to?
As said earlier, a pistol chambered in 5.7mm will have more rounds in its magazine than a comparable pistol chambered in 9mm. Recoil will also be lighter with 5.7 vs 9mm. Those two facts put together make a compelling argument for using a 5.7mm pistol as a defensive firearm.