This .500-416 Nitro Express ammunition features a Hornady DGX Bonded projectile for outstanding ballistic performance. The 400 grain bullet is capable of traveling at 2300 fps, giving it 4698 ft/lbs of energy at the muzzle. The bonded projectiles utilize a copper-clad steel jacket that is bonded to a lead core to provide controlled expansion along with deep penetration and high weight retention.
Hornady’s Dangerous Game Bonded Series line of ammunition is designed to deliver hard-hitting accuracy when you’re on safari hunting large and dangerous game. This cartridge is loaded with the Hornady Dangerous Game eXpanding Bonded Bullet. The DGX Bonded is built to the same profile as the regular DGX but expand to 1.5x to 2x their bullet diameter.
The Bonding process prevents separation from high-energy impacts on tough material like bone, ensuring the projectile stays together. Powder and primers are carefully selected to provide you with the most consistent shot-to-shot results. Make sure you give yourself the absolute best chance for success on your next big game hunt by loading up with Hornady Dangerous Game Bonded ammunition.