The Hornady Critical Defense ammunition in .223 Rem excels in short-range defensive situations. It has the patented Flex Tip that aids in penetration and bullet expansion.
Critical Defense Features
Designed for short-range defensive situations, a breed of FTX bullets are at the forefront of the Critical Defense Rifle ammunition line. The bullet’s patented Flex Tip not only helps keep the nose cavity-free from clogging as it passes through heavy clothing but also helps the bullet expand at low velocities.