Solids still Illegal????

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Muttt, Jul 14, 2012.

  1. Muttt

    Muttt Well-Known Member

    Jan 28, 2012
    Are the solid bullets still outlawed by the ATF??
  2. winmag

    winmag Well-Known Member

    Dec 23, 2009
    Solid hunting bullets like the DGS (Dangerous Game Solid) etc are perfectly legal. So are Sledge Hammer bullets. Cabellas even sells them. So eventhough most folks don't use them here for lack of Cape Buffalo etc. They're legal to buy, own, & shoot.
    Almost the entire line of Barnes bullets are solid copper, Nosler E-Tip, & Hornady GMX ring a bell?
    Then there's FMJ which aren't "solids" but they don't expand so..... But they're legal to own & shoot, just not hunt with.

    ATF could care less if you want to buy solids. Lots of folks do for preparation of an African Safari etc.

    Maybe I didn't understand your question?