It has been standard issue among the Russian military and former Russian client states for over a century. The round was not otherwise changed, and is essentially the same round as before. In emails with the distributor they hinted at the fact that it was armor piercing. This also means you may NOT publically share private communications PM, email or anything else without the original poster's permission. Flaming - We do not tolerate abusive, malicious, personal attacks.
8MM Mauser Remington 170 GR. Core-Lokt SP
Another idea that came to me was drilling the center out of a FMJ, inserting an impact sensitive explosive behind it, and closing the hole with a steel spike. Search Advanced Search section: A projectile traveing that slowly woud have difficulty going 1 mile not the 18K meters There is plenty of info on the web out there. Shere Khan 00 20 Posted 24 April -
Using Experimental Propellant, the problem was that propellant bore pressures far exceeded what the rifle was designed to handle. Soldiers loved them, and started copying their own. From an SD perspective, gr. Maquis, Micheal, Non Seqeuitor, Slowpoke Rodriguez, 1 ab urbe condita, or whatever nom de plume you are going by today Comparing the 7. The way I saw it, offering a Classic Model in that caliber would make it really special since it would be a first among American manufacturers. Sure you would lose some tissue damage by the fact that it would have increased penetration and it probably wouldn't be particularly advantageous against ceramic plates but it might enable you to have better penetration from handgun rounds
The Speer manual also goes on to warn that such loads should be used only in rifles in excellent condition. First of all, NP's generally out penetrate Accubonds, so you have chosen the right bullet for the "bigger" big game. It doesn't matter who started it or who reacted to it - it will all result in moderator action. Another idea that came to me was drilling the center out of a FMJ, inserting an impact sensitive explosive behind it, and closing the hole with a steel spike. No different than a brand new rifle. If you make a bullet too heavy for the powder load and primer that's standard for the unmodified bullet, then you could dangerously increase chamber pressures and rupture your gun. By the time you read this, Model Classics in 8x57mm Mauser should be ready and waiting on the shelves of Remington dealers all across the country.