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- 45 Caliber (.451 - .454)
HORNADY 45c(.452)250gr HP/XTP BULLET HollowPt 100/BX
Designed for hunting, self-defense and law enforcement applications, the XTP® bullet demonstrates the kind of accuracy that led many competitive shooters to adopt it. Reliable performance makes the XTP® the most popular handgun bullet for both target shooters and hunters. But it's the stopping power of the XTP® bullet that has truly built its world-class reputation. From the onset, XTP® bullets were specifically designed to expand reliably at a wide range of handgun velocities to deliver deep penetration with every shot.
- CONTROLLED EXPANSION: Precise serrations divide the XTP® into symmetrical sections, strategically weakening the jacket and initiating controlled expansion even at low velocities.
- NO EXPOSED LEAD: The gilding metal jacket protects the nose of the bullet, so the hollow cavity functions properly on impact and ensures proper feeding in semi-automatics.
- SWAGED CORE: Total uniformity of core density ensures balanced expansion as well as in-flight stability.
- DRAWN GILDING METAL JACKET: Expansion is controlled by varying jacket thickness down the length of the XTP®, providing a definite advantage over plated bullets which have a uniform jacket thickness over the entire bullet.
- CANNELURE: On revolver bullets, the cannelure helps achieve accurate, consistent crimping. All cannelures are applied before the final forming process to eliminate any distortion to the finished bullet.
This is not loaded ammunition.
WARNING: This product can expose you to Lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
CALIBER: 45 Cal. .452"
PRODUCT LINE: XTP®
SECTIONAL DENSITY: .175
BALLISTIC COEFFICIENT: .146 (G1)
WEIGHT: 250 GR
APPLICATION: Medium Game 50-300 lbs, Personal Defense
BOX COUNT: 100
ITEM #: 45200
Read 21 Reviews - Average Rating: 5 stars
Hornady xpt 250, .452
By Tim S.
on Feb 09, 2024
These bullets were a game changer for my muzzleloader. Cut my group size in half. Didn't realize the old CVA had the ability to shoot the way it does now. They do expand at muzzleloader velocities.
By Larry C.
on Nov 28, 2023
I've used Hornady bullets almost exclusively for 45 years, you just can't beat the quality, accuracy and value. Add to that the selection and load data information puts Hornady bullets at the top of my list ! Larry C.
Hornady 45c 250gr XTP
By David M.
on Nov 15, 2023
As with all Hornady, this is a good quality nicely made bullet. It provides awesome accuracy and hard hitting in my 1892 lever action.
Hornady 45 cal 250 gr XTP
By Michael K.
on Aug 25, 2023
So far has proved excellent accuracy in standard pressure as well as Ruger only loads in 45 colt. Should make an excellent close range hunting load.
Hornady 45 cal 250 gr
By John S.
on Jun 11, 2023
Great bullet for my 454 Casull. Shipping was fast and on time. Graf & Sons is my go to. Always great customer service.
hornady 45 250 gr hp xtp
By Alan C.
on May 07, 2023
NO PROBLEM LOADING THESE BULLETS IN MY DILLON 550 PRESS. WORKED VERY WELL IN MY COLT 45 ANACONDA.
Great Selection of Hornady Bullets
By Steven K.
on Apr 03, 2023
Graf has what I want "In-Stock". Unlike other reloading retailers, you don't see page after page of "out of stock" or "notify me when available".
By Terence P.
on Feb 21, 2023
I intend to use these for my Henry rifle, but I have to check for proper expansion at higher velocities first.
Use in Henry Lever Action
By Chris H.
on Jan 28, 2023
Loaded these in .45 Colt for a Henry Lever action.
Hornady 45 cal 250 gr XTP bullets
By William D.
on Jan 25, 2023
just what I needed for my casull. good, fast service from graf & sons
Hornady 250Gr .45 HP/XTP
By Steve S.
on Nov 28, 2022
I have have this bullet to be accurate in my Single Action Army .45 Colts, as well as a 10" Thomson Center Contender. I use nothing other than HP/XTP bullets for hunting deer with handgun cartridges, as I have found them to be very effective.
Hornady 250 gr XTP
By Douglas B.
on Nov 01, 2022
I needed something to use in my 460 S&W revolver and these where the answer, I Can load to the max for this bullet and not worry about any problems. Great product.
Hard Hitting Bullet
By Jack L.
on Oct 07, 2022
I have found these bullets to be every bit as good in my Colt hand gun as well as my lever gun. Load well and hit hard on pigs as well as other game. Very happy with these bullets .
By David K.
on Sep 29, 2022
The Hornady 250g XTP HP was just as expected for my .45 Colt reloading needs. Shipping was fast and on time. Graf & Sons is my go to for my reloading needs.
By Al S.
on Jul 10, 2020
Packaged well, attractive, reputable company.
By Jerome M.
on Jun 18, 2020
For high velocity handgun bullets, I shoot more of these than anything else. Best bang for your buck.
By Fred H.
on Jun 01, 2020
Great bullet for my 454 Casull. I load these standard loads for targets.
By Mike S.
on Jan 23, 2020
Works well for .45 Colt loads at the heavier end of the spectrum.
By Eric V.
on Nov 09, 2019
I load these for my Ruger Flattop in .45 Colt. They group very well with HP38/W231 for a standard load, as well as for somewhat hotter loads. I usually shoot cast bullets for targets and plinking, but I love these XTP bullets for more serious use in hunting or for defense.
Hornady 250 gr XTP
By Tom S.
on Oct 10, 2019
Super accurate bullet in my Ruger Blackhawk with 4 5/8" barrel. Grouping into less than an inch at 25 yards.
Hornady 45 cal 250 gr XTP bullets
By Calvin P.
on Mar 21, 2019
I use these bullets along with Harvester Crush Rib sabots. They are a deadly combination out of my CVA Optima.
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