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Model: JH-45
Hi-Point Pistol JH-45 .45 Automatic Variant-1
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Gun Dimensions Width:No Data
Length:7.72-in Height:No Data
Barrel:4.5-in Weight:39-oz
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Gun Rankings
  • IDPA Power Factor194156
  • Recoil Factor6.49 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity10 rounds
  • ConcealabilityFair
  • Defense Factor88%
Gun Specifications
Produced:1991 - 2002
Caliber:.45 Automatic
Action:blowback operated semi-auto
Trigger:single-action (SA)
Safety:frame mounted, firing pin block
Grip:black plastic
Sights:3-dot, adjustable rear
Notes:striker fired
High-Point Firearms
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Gun Value
MSRP:$159.00Used Est:$115.00
Last Update:11/4/2017
About the Gun

Early Hi-Point single-stack design similar to the JS-9, employs alloy steel frame instead of polymer, checkered grips, rough textured slides, and a heel release magazine latch.

Cartridge Specifications
Caliber: .45 Automatic
Alias: .45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)
MV: From 830 to 1140 ft/sec
ME: From 333 to 573 ft-lb
WT: From 165 to 230 grains
About the Cartridge

This cartridge was developed by John Browning and was adopted by the United States Ordnance Department along with the Colt-Browning automatic pistol in 1911. It has also been made the official military handgun chambering by several other governments, notably Argentina, Mexico and Norway. The 45 Automatic is the most powerful military handgun cartridge in use today. This is a heavy and powerful sub-sonic round. Although its muzzle energy can exceed 400 ft-lbs, its velocity and bullet weight creates a steep trajectory curve that limits its effective range to self-defense distances.

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