Re: Lost River Ballistics for Hunting
As far as I can see, they resemble some Barnes solids I tested a while back. I'd use these for killing most anything, but the match bullets that "will" expand are a much better choice at LR IMHO, most will all pass through anyway because of the low terminal velocity, the solids will still make a hole though so the bigger the caliber the better because they won't be expanding any bigger for sure. Good luck with accuracy, I've not heard the overwelming majority give them a big thumbs up and alot quite the opposite... not to mention the rapid fouling I've heard about too. I'll try some down the road for kicks and giggles but they're not a priority anymore. The J36 hunting bullet would be a much better bullet I'd think, but even it seem over built for expansion at lower velocities. A good reliable shortrange/longrange combination bullet though, as I consider all the new sleek bonded bullets. Just my 2 cents FWIW.