There have never been more bullet choices for today's shooters and hunters, and in this indispensable guide to modern bullets, ballistician Philip P. Massaro expertly breaks down every facet of proper bullet selection for hunting, competition, target shooting, and self-defense
This title documents the ongoing R&D taking place in the Applied Ballistics laboratory. Many topics are covered in this first Volume, including the effects of twist rate on muzzle velocity, BC (supersonic and transonic), precision, even spin rate decay for various rifling profiles is tested experimentally.
Includes data for all Lyman Moulds, plus additional data for select RCBS, Redding & Lee Moulds. Contains more than 5,000 tested loads for the cast bullet shooter. Features 100+ pages of trajectory & wind-drift tables for cast, center-fire rifle bullets.