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#339122 - 08/13/07 10:53 AM Old Stlye A Max
TiminTN
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If any of you guys run across any of these, please gimme a holler.

140 grain 6.5 MM

I was brain dead working on cleaning my outside AC condensing unit and I got back 2 minutes late to an E-bay auction, I`m very depressed.

Box of 80 went for $12.50. My 6.5/284 Lt gun loves them. These are the old style A Max. Thanks.

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#339153 - 08/13/07 11:22 AM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: TiminTN]
smstone22
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Will do.
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#339571 - 08/13/07 04:58 PM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: ]
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The old ones have a larger tip.

I called Hornady and was told the tip was giving them trouble, and to fix that, the shape had to be changed so what ended up a whole new style of bullet.

The old ones are longer than the new ones considerably. I feel an advantage on the BC numbers.

I know I length checked my whole box of 100 of the old ones and you would not believe how well they measured. All were within .0005"
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#339991 - 08/13/07 07:59 PM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: ]
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How long have they been changed to the new smaller tip?
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#340934 - 08/14/07 09:46 AM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: ]
Whelen Man
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Is there a difference in the boxes or the product number so I'll know them if I see them? I'll be happy to look for them but am not sure if I'll recognize them if I find them.
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#341125 - 08/14/07 11:08 AM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: Whelen Man]
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Yes, the new boxes are red all over. The old ones have metal corner brackets also. 6.5 and 140`s will get it done!!
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#341130 - 08/14/07 11:10 AM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: paincave_2000]
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Don`t know, but Lonnie Humel from Hornady asked me my lot #, it took him a few minutes and came back and said they were from 1996.
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#353426 - 08/20/07 03:22 AM Re: Old Stlye A Max [Re: TiminTN]
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go to http://WWW.Gamaliel.com and get a number and call for info,,they sell Nosler and Hornady stuff only and have sstuff I doubt Hornady knows they made.
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