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Help Identify 5.56 w/ Black and Green tip

Discussion in 'Ammunition & Reloading' started by Badshot, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. Badshot

    Badshot Portland New Member

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    I have some Hirtenberger 5.56 with Black and Green tip, any ideas?
     
  2. the4thshake

    the4thshake Portland Active Member

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    Green tip should be M855 ball. Black tip should be M995 AP. Is it in a linked belt?
     
  3. PDXGS

    PDXGS Aloha... yes, Aloha, Oregon Member

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    Does a magnet stick to the bullet?
     
  4. Badshot

    Badshot Portland New Member

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    It is AP, not linked, Very magnetic. The thing that I'm confused about is the Black tip with Green on it also. :huh:
     
  5. the4thshake

    the4thshake Portland Active Member

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    You could pull one and cut it up to find out.....