GUN Buying more .223 WOLF... FMJ or HollowPoints??

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  1. Accord

    Accord New Member

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    I'm buying more Wolf to shoot at the range. Should I buy FMJ or Hollowpoints? Which one and why?

    Also, should I go with 55gr or 62gr.

    Thanks
     
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    JAFAR FPS whore OT Supporter

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    In for info as well. I wouldn't think it would matter.
     
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    TL1000RSquid ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    I've used both dont really notice any accuracy differences :dunno: I order which ever is cheapest at the time.
     
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    A96HondaAccordCoupeEX Silver Member

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    Some indoor ranges dont allow FMJ.
     
  5. Accord

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    The hollowpoints are like $5 cheaper ($115 vs. 120 for FMJ)

    Is 55 or 62gr better? Can someone explain the differences between the two?
     
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    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    the 55grs are lighter than the 62grs :mamoru:
     
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    Wolf sucks ass but you are buying more?

    Anyways, different weight bullets stabilize differently with different twist rates.
     
  8. Accord

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    Yeah, it sucks... but it's cheap trigger time and that's all I care about. I can't afford the more expensive stuff and if I have to deal with a few FTF's and FTE's each range session, oh well.

    What would be better in a 1/9 20" barrel?
     
  9. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    I shot 55gr HPs since my outdoor range doenst allow FMJ.. havent had a problem yet
     
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    A96HondaAccordCoupeEX Silver Member

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    with 1/9 twist, it doesnt matter which one you shoot. Both will stablize.
     
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    62grs are underpowered
     
  12. Accord

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    What about the 55gr?
     
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    Never had a problem with them
     
  14. Accord

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    The Wolf I was having all the problems with was the 62gr FMJ... this time around I ordered 55gr HP.
     
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    that could've been the problem.
     
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    Yeah, hopefully i'll have better luck with the 55gr. I think it was you or mabye someone else that said there were some issues with the 62gr or something :dunno:.
     

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