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#5928046 - 09/14/15 12:28 PM Hornady bullet gel test videos
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Videos of Hornady bullets hitting a gel block




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#5928094 - 09/14/15 01:05 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: kmon1]
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Says the video doesn't exist for me.
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#5928115 - 09/14/15 01:18 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: redchevy]
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"There was a problem with the network." Is what I saw.
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#5928117 - 09/14/15 01:20 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: kmon1]
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Went back and changed the post to imbed the video but it only plays the first one, there are several others

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kuEhx5Nt2uQ&list=PLUB6LWvgMNyXPiSGAKWnnUoinxZzvIJGh


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#5928150 - 09/14/15 01:44 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: kmon1]
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Clicking that link worked. I saw many of the first bullets bahve the same. The V-max showed why it is a varmint bullet with little penetration. The DGX cause what looked to be the most catastrophic tissue damage. I wondered how my beloved A-max would fair. No exit, though I have had exits on whitetail.

Very cool video! up
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#5928158 - 09/14/15 01:50 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: kmon1]
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The ballistic gel tests are neat, but bullets behave drastically different when they hit that leg bone.
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#5928166 - 09/14/15 01:54 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: redchevy]
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Agreed. I try to avoid it, especially on hogs.
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#5928201 - 09/14/15 02:07 PM Re: Hornady bullet gel test videos [Re: redchevy]
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Wish they had included caliber and velocity of the bullet being used.

JG it is not a surprise that you have had exits with the A-Max, I have as well but a lot of how a cup and core bullet like the A-Max will penetrate has to do with sectional density of the bullet and what it hits. The higher SD the deeper penetration.

Originally Posted By: redchevy
The ballistic gel tests are neat, but bullets behave drastically different when they hit that leg bone.


True but you can count on bullets that expand quickly and do not penetrate deep will not work well on bone.
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