Tag Archive: Hornady

Jan 16

Black Hills Ammunition 5.56mm 70 grain GMX

Black Hills Ammunition 5.56mm 70 grain GMX® Black Hills added a special purpose 5.56mm load to its growing 5.56mm lineup. The 70 grain Hornady GMX® projectile is designed as a “barrier blind” round. It’s not armor piercing, but significantly outperforms conventional bullets in law enforcement situations engaging vehicle threats or behind light cover. It’s optimum …

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Jul 26

6.8 SPC vs 5.56mm

Nutnfancy reviews his 6.8 SPC AR-15 build and discusses 6.8 SPC vs 5.56mm.

Jul 23

Hornady Superformance Match 5.56 75 gr BTHP

A review and test of Hornady Superformance Match 5.56 75 gr BTHP ammo. The test shot is from 50 yards using an AR-15 with 20” barrel.

Mar 16

5.56 Ammo Breakdown

In the name of science, the guys at Highjak86 breakdown some .223/5.56 ammo, including 55gr Federal American Eagle FMJ, 55gr Federal XM193, 55gr Hornady VMax Moly, 62gr PMC X-TAC (green tip), and 55gr Wolf FMJ.

Nov 22

5.56 – .223 Ammo Comparison

A comparison of several different 5.56 / 2.23 ammo rounds from various manufacturers.