This is a discussion on Happy Friday, let's argue within the HandGuns, Pistols and Revolvers, Long Rifles, Shotguns, SKS, AK, AR forums, part of the Weapons, Protection, Self Defense, Hand to Hand Combat category; It takes about four minutes to bleed out from a severed femoral artery. I imagine a jugular vein would be about the same. Plenty of ...
It takes about four minutes to bleed out from a severed femoral artery.
I imagine a jugular vein would be about the same.
Plenty of time to put a full magazine of 45 ACP into his torso, at contact distance so no misses, reload, and put 8 more rounds right into his heart.
Then sit down and light a last cigarette.
Of course, to let a man with his hand in his pocket get that close without drawing your gun is bad tactics.
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