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g.dikmen84
11-07-2011, 11:15 AM
Bullet Types Abbreviations
ACC—Remington Accelerator [3] (see sabot)
AP—Armor Piercing (has a steel or other hard metal core)
BBWC—Bevel Base Wadcutter
BEB—Brass Enclosed Base
Blitz—Sierra BlitzKing
Bt—Boat-tail
BtHP—Boat-tail Hollow Point
CB—Cast Bullet
CL,C-L—Remington Core-Lokt
DEWC—Double Ended Wadcutter
EVO,FTX—Hornady LEVERevolution® Flex Tip® eXpanding
FMJ—Full Metal Jacket
FN—Flat Nose
FP—Flat Point
FST—Winchester Fail Safe Talon
GC—Gas Check
GD—Speer Gold Dot
GDHP—Speer Gold Dot Hollow Point
GS—Remington Golden Saber
HBWC—Hollow Base Wadcutter
HC—Hard Cast
HP—Hollow Point
HPJ—High Performance Jacketed
HS—Federal Hydra-Shok
HST—Federal Hi-Shok Two
J—Jacketed
JFP—Jacketed Flat Point
JHC—Jacketed Hollow Cavity
JHP—Jacketed Hollow Point
JHP/sabot—Jacketed Hollow Point/sabot
JSP—Jacketed Soft Point
L—Lead
L-C—Lead Combat
L-T—Lead Target
LFN—Long Flat Nose
LFP—Lead Flat Point
LHP—Lead Hollow Point
LRN—Lead Round Nose
LSWC—Lead Semiwadcutter
LSWC-GC—Lead Semiwadcutter Gas Checked
LWC—Lead Wadcutter
LTC—Lead Truncated Cone
MC—Metal Cased
MRWC—Mid-Range Wadcutter
NP—Nosler Partition
OWC—Ogival Wadcutter [4]
PB—Lead Bullet
PB—Parabellum
PL—Remington Power-Lokt
PSP—Plated Soft Point
PSP—Pointed Soft Point
RN—Round Nose
RNFP—Round Nose Flat Point
RNL—Round Nosed Lead
SJ—Semi-Jacketed
SJHP—Semi-Jacketed Hollow Point
SJSP—Semi-Jacketed Soft Point
SP—Soft Point
SP—Spire Point
Sp,SPTZ—Spitzer
SpHP—Spitzer Hollow Point
SST—Hornady Super Shock Tip
SSp—Semi-Spitzer
ST—Silver Tip
STHP—Silver Tip Hollow Point
SWC—Semiwadcutter
SX—Super Explosive
SXT—Winchester Ranger Supreme Expansion Technology
TC—Truncated Cone
TMJ—Total Metal Jacket
TNT—Speer TNT
VMAX—Hornady V-Max
VLD—Very Low Drag
WC—Wadcutter
WFN—Wide Flat Nose
WFNGC—Wide Flat Nose Gas Check
WLN—Wide Long Nose
X—Barnes X-Bullet
XTP—Hornady Extreme Terminal Performance