Is 180 Barnes TSX BC really .552?

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Guest, May 2, 2004.

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  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    That is what they post....
  2. remingtonman_25_06

    remingtonman_25_06 Well-Known Member

    Jun 4, 2003
    I have always heard from people on this site that Barnes published B.C's are a lot higher than actual reality.
  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I heard that too, that's why I'm curious if anyone tested them.
  4. Guest

    Guest Guest

  5. Jon A

    Jon A Well-Known Member

    Dec 28, 2001
    Hell no. Not even close. Rick Jamison tested it side-by-side against the 180 Scirocco and 180 got slaughtered. Hell, the 165 Interbond even beat it soundly.

    It did beat the A-Frame though! [​IMG]
  6. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I'll tell you, the barnes bullets are deadly. I hear the TSX is accurate.....
    ....but unless i'm hunting dangerous game - I avoid them like the plague.

    Too bad cause they drop them in their tracks!