Re: 208 a-max or 208- bthp
The 208 BTHP is new to the Hornady competition line up. It has a .620 BC where the A-max has a .648 BC. So it is a matter of what your rifle likes and how they perform. Some guys prefer a BTHP over the plastic tip. I know that the 178 BTHP boasts a BC of .530, but it is closer to .505. Brian Litz tested the 178 and got closer to .502. So it is a matter of preference really. If you have a tight enough twist (1:10), then you could use there new 225 grain bullet.
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