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Old January 9, 2013, 06:32 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by wpsdlrg:
It is copper jacketed FMJ ammo, with brass cartridge cases. Actually, the bullets MAY be BRASS jacketed. I'm not sure....but the bullet (jackets) look like brass, not copper. No matter, anyway.
You know, wpsdlrg, I have had the damnedest time with that- sometimes the jackets of Fiocchi FMJs look more like the bright yellow 70Cu/30Zn alloy, other times I'd swear that the jackets look more like the bright red 95Cu/5Zn alloy. I wonder if they switch alloy formulations based upon source.
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