7.62×39 Wolf Hollow Point test results

I tested this round for expansion in Ballistic Gel. It exhibited good and reliable expansion.

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I tested this Ulyanovsk 8HP L.C.B. hollow point round against clear ballistics gel.   …

The case is polymer coated steel, berdan primed.

Origin Russia Propellant Unknown Extruded Stick Type
Headstamp 7,62×39 Pressure Unknown
Length (OAL) Velocity 2,331 fps (WASR-10 AK)
Case Material Polymer coated  Steel Primer Berdan, Non-Corrosive
Projectile Weight 123 gr., Length 0.869 in. Jacket bi-metal/steel jacketed  hollow point
Core Material Lead Core Size N/A
Core Hardness
Firearm WASR-10 AK (Semi Auto)

 

Penetration Results:

The bullet fragments did not exceed 21.5″ in depth.

Packaging:

Wolf is consumer ammunition and comes in retail boxes of 20 rounds, and “spam cans” of 32 boxes equaling 640 rounds.

Conclusion:

Wolf is ammunition that seems to perform well.  Even though the jacket is steel it does actually expand unlike some of the other inexpensive brands. (Herter’s and Bear)