Are Hornady SST bullets any good?
Flat shooting and deadly accurate, it’s an ideal bullet for whitetails, as well as most North American game animals from antelope to moose and similar-sized African plains game. The SST® creates a devastatingly large wound channel.
What does SST stand for in Hornady bullets?
Super Shock Tip
Hornady® SST® Bullets (Super Shock Tip) are premium hunting bullets designed to shoot flat and hit hard. The bullet’s polymer tip increases the ballistic coefficient for flatter trajectory, and the tip pushes back into the lead core upon impact to initiate rapid expansion, even at long rage.
Is the Hornady SST a bonded bullet?
Re: Hornady Interbond vs SST The IB is bonded and retains 90%+ of its weight after impact. The SST is very similar to the Nosler Ballistic Tip and retains around 60% of its weight after impact. Different bullets for different applications.
What is the best Hornady hunting bullet?
Hornady ELD-X Engineered to be the best all-around extended-distance hunting bullet available, the ELD-X arguably achieves its goal. It’s a boattailed, high-BC projectile featuring the company’s proprietary Heat Shield tip, which resists BC-degrading erosion at extreme velocities.
Which is better Hornady SST or GMX?
The SST has lead in it and will expand drastically. The GMX has no lead it is solid copper and will with stand a lot more inpact than an SST the GMX is made for bigger tougher animals and when it expand it folds in to peddles kind of like a barnes bullet does.
What is the difference between the Hornady SST and GMX bullet?
What is Hornady a-max?
A-MAX Composition Hornady A-MAX bullets use a secant ogive geometric profile, which reduces drag and leads to very flat trajectories over a very long range. This shape also ensures stability while giving the bullet the highest level of ballistic coefficient available.
What is the most accurate hunting bullet?
8) Sierra GameKing The GameKing is old school and it’s been around long before plastic tips and bonded cores. If you are a hunter who values accuracy, this is probably your bullet. The GameKing has a reputation as likely the most accurate hunting bullet on the market.
What is the Hornady GMX bullet?
Hard-hitting and deep-penetrating, the GMX® bullet combines monolithic construction with pioneering ballistic design to meet the need for a premium, non-traditional bullet. Tougher than pure copper, the mono-metal copper alloy has been proven to shoot cleaner, foul less, and deliver consistent, even pressure curves.
What kind of bullet is 270 caliber Hornady?
Rifle Bullets 270 Caliber (.277) 150 Grain Super Shock Tipped Packed Per 100 SST (Super Shock Tipped): Combines Deadly Hornady Performance With a higher Ballistic Coefficient Than Most Hunting Bullets…
What kind of bullet is a.277 caliber?
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What does the Hornady SST bullet stand for?
Short for “Super Shock Tip” the Hornady SST is designed to deliver tremendous shock on impact while expanding quickly and reliably, particularly at higher velocities. Flat shooting and deadly accurate, it’s an ideal bullet for whitetails, as well as most North American game animals from antelope to…
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