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Hornady ELD-X Bullets .30 Cal. 200 Gr., Per 100

SKU:
SH1053
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UPC:
090255230765
$45.99

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Conventional polymer tips in high BC bullets melt in flight. Hornady engineers discovered that conventional bullet tip materials in streamlined, high BC bullets melt and deform. Although not a significant issue affecting moderate BC conventional tipped varmint and hunting bullets, aerodynamic heating causes BC reduction and degradation of accuracy, particularly at extended ranges (400 yds +). To counter this effect, Hornady identified a heat resistant polymer and developed the patent pending Heat Shield tip. This revolutionary new tip creates the perfect meplat (tip) with exceptionally consistent results from bullet-to-bullet and lot-to-lot.

The Heat Shield tip defies the effects of aerodynamic heating and retains its shape to provide a perfect meplat (tip) that is always the same shape. A streamlined secant ogive with optimum boattail design, plus the highly concentric AMP bullet jackets, combined with the patent pending Heat Shield tip creates a supremely accurate, high BC match bullet. ELD-Match bullet BCs are measured with Doppler radar and corrected to standard atmospheric conditions. With high velocity, 0-400 yard impact, the bullet continually expands throughout its penetration path. The thick shank of the jacket and high Interlock ring keep the core and jacket together providing 50-60% weight retention. Upon low velocity, 400+ yard impacts, the Heat Shield tip drives backward into the bullet to initiate expansion. Exhibiting conventional expansion with a large mushroom and 85-90% retained weight the bullet provides deep penetration and large wound cavities.

Features:

- Heat Shield Tip forms the perfect meplat
- No tip deformation from aerodynamic heating
- Match accurate hunting bullet
- Devastating terminal performance at all ranges

Specifications:

- Caliber: .30 Caliber (0.308" Diameter)
- Bullet Weight: 200 Grains
- Bullet Style: Polymer Tip Boat Tail (BT)
- Lead Free: No
- Cannelure: No
- Bullet Coating: Non-Coated
- Quantity: Per 100

Ballistic Information:

- Ballistic Coefficient: 0.626
- Sectional Density: 0.301

Note: These are component bullets, not loaded ammunition
Ballistic Coefficient:
0.626
Bullet Diameter:
0.308
Bullet Weight:
200 Grains
Gauge or Caliber:
.30 Caliber
Model Number:
3076
Reloading Tool:
Bullets

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