Yes,it is corrosive.
Is Romanian surplus 8mm corrosive?
It is corrosive-primed though – be sure to clean your weapon properly after shooting if you do use this ammo.
Is PPU 8mm ammo corrosive?
Not corrosive, and you’ll have some very serviceable brass also. I like the PPU brass for reloading, pistol and rifle.
Is Yugo 8mm corrosive?
All Yugo/Serbian military ammo is corrosive!
Is Turkish 8mm Mauser ammo corrosive?
The ammo you’ve found is Turkish surplus. Generally considered to be good shooting ammo, but yes, it is VERY corrosive, as in it leaves a lot of potassium chloride residue in the bore.
Is 8mm bigger than 30 06?
The 8mm carries a heavier bullet and greater energy. 30-06 is flatter shooting over the same distance.
Is a 8mm Mauser a good deer rifle?
With a muzzle velocity of 2,600 fps and an energy output of 3,021 ft/lb (198-grain variant), the 8mm Mauser is a very capable deer and moose round, but its performance against bear may be underwhelming for some. On top of this, American made 8mm Mauser cartridges are usually loaded with .
Is PPU 9mm ammo good?
They provide excellent cartridge feeding into the chamber with good penetration and no expansion. Highly accurate and affordable these bullets are preferred for target shooting. … In case you have not tried the Prvi Partizan 9mm ammo rounds, you can use the Fiocchi quality as a very close comparison.
Is Prvi Partizan Ammo any good?
Pretty good stuff, never any issues with it and I have bought quite a bit for my MILSURPS and saved the brass to reload. I have bought some of their bullets for reloading too, good stuff, as well as brass.
Is PPU Ammo good?
In general PPU is good ammo. I cannot say about 6.8 as I have not tried it. I have had no problems with the S&B that I have used.
Is Turkish 8mm safe?
It is safe enough in bolt actions, but that’s IT. One would be better advised to buy it only for the projectiles (or really, just don’t buy it at all). Why? Because it’s overpressure and has bad primers (lots of hangfires), thanks to poor storage over the decades.
Is 8mm Mauser hard to find?
While it isn’t the most common round, it is by no means hard to locate. You might have trouble finding 7.92 (8mm) Mauser rounds at Wal-Mart, but just about any dedicated gun store will have them. You can also by the ammo online. The selection of loads is much smaller than a comparable round like 30–06 or .
Are Turkish mausers good?
They are well made, strong, and quite accurate. Just like most any other Mauser ’98 action rifle. If you can actually get “hands on” with the Turks in question, and find one that looks good, has good solid wood, and a nice bore, BUY IT !!! Good value and probably a good shooter too…