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Old 04-13-2010, 06:02 PM   #11
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To say a bullet (especially a 5.56mm bullet) tumbles is an oversimplification. They will "yaw" in a target or turn sideways. This puts incredible stress on the bullet and normally causes the bullet to break up or fragment at the cannelure (the weakest point of the bullet jacket). X-rays will show two large pieces and a "shower" of fragments.
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Old 06-08-2010, 04:05 AM   #12
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I found most hollow points drive a solid straight path in the carcaus of a animal the only style round I know of that will turn in a different direction is a tail heavy round such as a 223. cal. and a split round like one that wicnchester puts out for a 22.WM .....
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