.223 varmit reloading

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  1. hvacbmac

    hvacbmac
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    Just wondering if anyone has a choice.223 bullet for rats. Looking for good shooting bullet that disintegrates on impact for minimal ricochet.
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  2. Nwcid

    Nwcid
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    Nosler ballistic tip.
     
  3. Dan-Dee Sales Inc

    Dan-Dee Sales Inc
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    V-max
    varmint grenade
     
  4. hvacbmac

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    Father inlaw had varmit grenades disintegrate @ 100 target not sure what velocity but 1:9 twist which is what I'm running. Any good velocity to stay under for accuracy/nonscatter?Sorry should say they fragged before hitting target!
     
  5. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim
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    Your F I L had bullets disintegrating in thin are at 100 yards? Frgamenting?

    Sounds like either a reload problem or something in the gun cutting it?
    Or a really bad batch of bullets
     
  6. i8asquirrel

    i8asquirrel
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    I shoot A 60 gr V max over 26.0 gr of BLC-2 and have had very good luck out of my Bushmaster Varminter.
     
  7. BWH

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    Hornady 50gr SX
     

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