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Are the 75grain AMax in .224 any good ???

 
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Old 06-06-2011, 03:34 PM
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Are the 75grain AMax in .224 any good ???

I am looking for suitable bullets for long range varmint shooting in my new .223AI and am considering the 75grain AMax, my only concern is inconsistency.

I have shot the V-Max in .243 and they were incredibly inconsistent in length and weight which may not affect short range accuracy, but certainly affected long range groupings in my rifle.

I resorted to the bergers in the end and I found them to be a lot more consistent.
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I am looking for suitable bullets for long range varmint shooting in my new .223AI and am considering the 75grain AMax, my only concern is inconsistency.

I have shot the V-Max in .243 and they were incredibly inconsistent in length and weight which may not affect short range accuracy, but certainly affected long range groupings in my rifle.

I resorted to the bergers in the end and I found them to be a lot more consistent.
They will probably shoot quite well (IF) you have an 8 twist.......Rich
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They will probably shoot quite well (IF) you have an 8 twist.......Rich

The barrel is an 8 twist Kreiger.
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The barrel is an 8 twist Kreiger.
Should work
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