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    Round nose 6mm

    Does anyone know if there any suppliers of 100gn round nose bullets anymore?
    Hornady used to do one...

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    Hornady still do i believe try contacting Tim Hannams, Leeds

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    Hornady 6mm /.243 Interlock 100gn #2455 - that's the rascal you're looking for. Speer used to make a 105gn RN bullet, but discontinued it years ago.
    Blaser K95 Luxus Kipplaufbüchse .25-06Rem. Zeiss 8x56, 110gn Nosler Accubond = Game Over!

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    I used to use the Speer 105 grainers - very good accurate bullet. I shot my biggest Sika stag with one of those.
    I never could figure why Speer discontinued them as they stabilized very well in most 243 rifles, didn't deflect on grass or twiglets and expanded about right.


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    what is the benefit of a round nose bullet?
    (other than not getting mis-shapen in my ammo box!)

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    Thank you all for the info and product code from deeangeo

    Phone call to Hannams to check availability me thinks

    If I cant get any I'll have no option but to get to work with the misses nail file and carve my own!

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    Bigger sectional density, poorer bal. co-eff. But at 100/150 yards they certainly bowl over a red. Also, they don't deflect easily on intervening grass/bracken.
    Some like them, many don't. I was never a big fan, but I have a good friend loved them to bits.
    Blaser K95 Luxus Kipplaufbüchse .25-06Rem. Zeiss 8x56, 110gn Nosler Accubond = Game Over!

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    bewsher500 - For most of my stalking I use a spitzer boat tail soft point, sierra game kings are pretty uniform I've found.

    But in a little stutzen I'm after, the round nose up to 100 yards or so will be just fine

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    Round nose bullets are good in the real world and as stated above don't get damaged easily either in the magazine or when repeatedly handled if loaded & removed from the rifle /magazine. if not shot.
    I wish there was a better selection of round nose bullets to choose from.


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