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BlueTurf 11-03-2011 01:45 PM

New Hornady Zombie Ammo
 
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I see that Hornady has released their new Zombie "Z-Max" ammo. I think this is pure marketing genius on their part. Every vendor I checked was sold out of this stuff in the popular handgun cartridges. I think it is a great marketing move to catch the zombie wave and ride it. Zombies are hot right now. There are movies, TV shows, video games, etc. about zombies out there. I think I will buy some because I have been collecting self-defense ammo for the .45 acp for a long time.

Redarrow18 11-03-2011 05:07 PM

Haha that's pretty awesome, I wonder if it's actaully a good load or just a sales gimmic but either way I want to try and get my hands on it!

gutz47 11-03-2011 05:14 PM

I'll buy a box just to have and show people, but I can't imagine its anything more than a marketing gimmick.

drewposi 11-03-2011 09:49 PM

Man I've been looking for almost an hour where to find this!! I'd buy it just
For the box haha genius marketing.

ninjatoth 11-03-2011 11:31 PM

If I buy some and it fails to stop actual zombies i'm gonna sue steve hornady if he's still alive!

trip286 11-03-2011 11:42 PM

I'm getting some just to put up in the box with my Billy Beer.

glockinterface 11-04-2011 12:25 AM

If my understanding is correct, the Z-Max is the A-Max bullet, but the color has changed and there's new packaging. Marketing strategy? Yes and it worked! My .40 Z-Max is on it's way. Not taking any chances when it comes to those damn zombies. Haha.

ACRhino 11-04-2011 06:14 PM

Are the bullets and cases different colors? Anyone have a pic of one of the rounds?

griffin81 11-04-2011 06:23 PM

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This is from hornadys web site.

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play the victim, be the victim

BlueTurf 11-04-2011 07:04 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by gutz47 (Post 618569)
I'll buy a box just to have and show people, but I can't imagine its anything more than a marketing gimmick.

This is why I am getting some, just to add it to my collection and show people. :)


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