July 12, 2023
As Hornady’s Seth Swerczek stated to me, “All bullets are tied to velocity for their performance and none more than a monolithic.” The company was about to introduce a refined, updated version of its excellent monometal GMX bullet, and I was getting the lowdown. Long, low-drag versions featuring Doppler radar-tested and refined aerodynamics and best-possible accuracy were Hornady’s goal.
Let’s dive right into why this is a big deal.
Monometal bullets have very real performance advantages and, in areas restricted to so-called...