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40 or 9mm

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I just got a xd 40 sc and I love it . my ? is now I want a tactical or a standard issue in ether 9mm or 40 is there any real diff in the recoil between the two
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I thought the whole idea behind the .40 was that it has a high velocity like the 9mm, but is larger? (albeit very little) isn't that is why the .40 is such a high pressure round?

and that the .45 is the slow one.

correct me if I am wrong.
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