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Berger Bullets needs your advice - please help

 
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Old 08-06-2012, 09:23 AM
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Would it be possible to give us some details on this new bullet?
The new Berger 338 cal 250 gr Elite Hunter is precisely the same on the outside as the 338 cal 250 gr Hybrid OTM Tactical. The difference is the jacket thickness and more precisely where the jacket thickness difference is located.

We are working through some testing but our expectation is that this bullet will have none of the higher velocity performance issues of the Gen 1 bullets but it will have the terminal performance of the Gen 1 bullet.

We are very excited to be able to offer a truly effective and quickly lethal hunting bullet for the 338 cal hunters. It took some bumps and bruises to get this sorted out but I'm confident that we've got this one right.

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Old 08-06-2012, 09:58 AM
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The new Berger 338 cal 250 gr Elite Hunter is precisely the same on the outside as the 338 cal 250 gr Hybrid OTM Tactical. The difference is the jacket thickness and more precisely where the jacket thickness difference is located.

We are working through some testing but our expectation is that this bullet will have none of the higher velocity performance issues of the Gen 1 bullets but it will have the terminal performance of the Gen 1 bullet.

We are very excited to be able to offer a truly effective and quickly lethal hunting bullet for the 338 cal hunters. It took some bumps and bruises to get this sorted out but I'm confident that we've got this one right.

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Eric
Hi Eric.....I know the specs are proprietary but I like the sound of the tapered jacket. I'm quite sure you thickened up the base and kept the nose fairly thin.....Rich
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Old 08-06-2012, 10:11 AM
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Shhhhh. Your not wrong. The key is precisely where and how much but you've got a bead on the concept. Now keep this between you and I, ok.

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Old 08-06-2012, 11:55 AM
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Shhhhh. Your not wrong. The key is precisely where and how much but you've got a bead on the concept. Now keep this between you and I, ok.

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Absolutely!.......Rich
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Old 08-07-2012, 04:28 AM
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Thanks Eric,
Now when can I buy some?
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Old 08-07-2012, 08:37 AM
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Re: Berger Bullets needs your advice - please help

We are waiting for some more of the test results to come in to confirm what we have already observed. We've made our resellers aware of this bullet and are accepting orders now. If we discover anything wrong before the larger run is produced we will let those who've ordered know (along with everyone else in various ways.)

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Old 08-24-2012, 03:10 PM
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Re: Berger Bullets needs your advice - please help

I m looking for a tangent ogive shape ammunition ...can any1 tell me which berger ammunition suits my configuration.
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