Are there any disadvantages to reverse ogive rounds?
I've got a question about reverse ogive type rounds. I had read that they have enhanced traumatic characteristics akin to hollow point type rounds, but at the same time penetrate solid objects better than FMJs. I had gotten an impression that these rounds are somehow the best of both worlds.
Here are some articles:
Are there any disadvantages to reverse ogive rounds? What is the reason that everyone is not running around using them?
The second article states they are only suitable for close range engagements. Does that mean the ballistics are so bad after a certain distance that you wouldn't be able to hit your target?