Frangible. Hollowpoint. Softpoint. Hollow Softpoint. Solid. Tipped. Bonded. Capped. Full Metal Jacket. These are all different types of bullets with different usages. For example, Bonded is a bullet that is used for big game hunting and its hallmark is its accuracy (you definitely don’t want to risk a bullet going awry when it’s a wild animal you’re targeting!)
However, is the selection of the type of bullet only dependent on usage? This infographic demonstrates the look and purpose of different bullets and guides on how to decide which one to use.
A Guide for Choosing a Type of Bullet:
Infographic by – Diamond K Brass