450 Bushmaster Ammo
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Cooper was dissatisfied with the small-diameter 5.56×45mm NATO (.223 Remington) of the AR-15, and envisioned
animals at 250 yards. Inspired by this, LeGendre developed his .45 Professional cartridge, and later
built and delivered an AR-15 in .45 Professional to Cooper. 450 Bushmaster Ammo,
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Bushmaster requested the ammunition manufacturer Hornady to produce the
and overall length to accommodate their 0.452 in. 250-grain pointed SST flex-tip bullet. Bushmaster
and LeGendre approved the change from a 1.772 in. (45 mm) case and 2.362 in. (60 mm) OAL to the
now standard 1.700 in. (43.18 mm) case and 2.260 in. (57.40 mm) OAL. This permitted operation in
the more abundant and popular AR-15 platform versus the AR-10 platform. Also, a name
change to “.450 Bushmaster” was approved.
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With such a large caliber bullet, 450 Bushmaster ammo is a big-game hunting round designed
for the AR-15, a rifle that is traditionally chambered for the small caliber high velocity 223/5.56 cartridge.
The 450 Bushmaster round was named after the bullet’s size and the rifle brand that originally chambered it.
You can fire .450 Bushmaster ammo out of any AR rifle. All you need to do is swap out the upper receiver
on your AR and use a modified magazine.
out to 250 yards. On paper, a 450 bullet weighing 250 grains will deliver a muzzle velocity of 2,200 feet per second
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|Grain Weight||250 Grains|
|Muzzle Velocity||2200 Feet Per Second|
|Muzzle Energy||2686 Foot Pounds|
|Bullet Style||Polymer Tip|
|Bullet Brand And Model||Hornady FTX|
|G1 Ballistic Coefficient||0.21|
|Test Barrel Length||20 Inches|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|