What does TSX mean in ammo?

The Tipped Triple-Shock X is an updated variation on Barnes Bullets’ popular Triple-Shock X (TSX) that debuted in 2003, as a premium hunting bullet.

Is Barnes VOR TX ammo good?

Barnes are a very accurate bullet at closer range and their performance on animals is mediocre. They blow through and don’t transfer energy into the animal very well. If your punching paper at 100-400 yards they will perform well for you.

Are Barnes TSX bullets lead free?

Lead-Free: Like many specialty lines from Barnes Bullets, the TSX ammo line is lead-free. This is a perk if the area you’re hunting in doesn’t allow lead bullets. This bullet is usable everywhere lead is banned, but may be considered a hollow point in most areas (but not all).

What brass does Barnes vortex use?

It is Remington brass.

Is Barnes Bullets out of business?

No, we are not out of business. 2. No, we are not discontinuing any of our flagship lines of ammunition or handloading components, including VOR-TX, VOR-TX LR, TAC-XPD, TSX, TTSX, LRX, and Matchburners.

Who makes Barnes VOR-TX?

At the same time, Barnes produces their Barnes VOR-TX Euro line of rifle ammo designed to meet CIP (instead of SAAMI) specifications for the European hunting market. This ammo utilizes the TTSX bullet and is available in 7x64mm Brenneke, . 308 Winchester, .

Can you hunt deer with a 223 in Canada?

223 is good enough for deer,in many provinces and States it is in fact LEGAL to hunt with it, BUT is it ILLEGAL to hunt with it in Alberta. And yes, people at times shoot deer in the head – with all sorts of different cartridges.

Can .223 take down a deer?

Here’s the bottom line: you can kill deer with a . 223 Remington. Many hunters have done it, and ammo makers have designed loads and projectiles specifically for that purpose. If you’re likely to get a clean, broadside shot within 150 yards, you can feel confident taking a deer using the appropriate bullets.