Hornady 30 Cal .308 180 gr CX (50)


  • – The CX (Copper alloy eXpanding) bullet by Hornady is the pinnacle of monolithic hunting bullet technology.
    – Its optimized design ensures extended range performance, providing greater accuracy and reliability in various hunting scenarios.
    – High weight retention throughout the bullet’s trajectory enhances terminal performance and ensures deep penetration.
    – Represents a breakthrough in monolithic bullet design, delivering superior ballistic performance and reliability.
    – Designed for hunters seeking consistent and ethical kills, the CX bullet offers exceptional performance.
    – Incorporates advanced materials and precision manufacturing techniques from Hornady for unmatched performance in the field.

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The Hornady 30 Cal .308 180 gr CX (50) represents a pinnacle of Hornady’s commitment to precision and innovation in ammunition manufacturing. Established in 1949, Hornady has continuously set industry standards with its dedication to quality and performance. The 180-grain CX (Copper alloy eXpanding) bullet is a testament to this legacy, incorporating advanced materials.

This construction not only ensures devastating terminal performance and deep penetration but also boasts 95% weight retention. Hornady’s rigorous quality control measures and advanced manufacturing processes guarantee consistency from bullet to bullet.

The optimized design of the Hornady 30 Cal .308 180 gr CX (50) enhances its performance across various shooting scenarios. Its aerodynamic profile and precise groove geometry maximize ballistic coefficient while minimizing drag and fouling. This bullet is engineered to excel in long-range precision, offering superior reliability and performance under diverse environmental conditions.

Moreover, Hornady manufacturing techniques play a pivotal role in the bullet’s exceptional performance. Each CX bullet undergoes thorough testing and meticulous quality checks throughout production to meet Hornady’s stringent standards. Every step is carefully managed to ensure uniformity and reliability, reflecting Hornady’s commitment.

In conclusion, the Hornady 30 Cal .308 180 gr CX (50) stands as a testament to Hornady’s leadership in advancing bullet technology.  Shooters can rely on its superior performance and consistent ballistic characteristics. Hornady continues to set industry benchmarks, offering ammunition that meets the demands of shooters worldwide. The Hornady 30 Cal .308 180 gr CX (50) embodies this commitment, providing shooters with a reliable and effective tool.


– Monolithic copper alloy bullet ensures integrity and prevents separation, delivering devastating terminal performance, deep penetration, and retaining 95% of its weight.
– Heat Shield Tip crafted from heat-resistant polymer resists aerodynamic heating, maintains consistently high ballistic coefficient across the bullet’s flight path, and ensures uniform meplat (tip) for consistent performance.
– Optimum groove geometry on the CX bullet maximizes aerodynamic efficiency, minimizing bearing surface and fouling for enhanced accuracy and performance.
– CX bullet offers a nontraditional option for large game, fully California compatible, and ideal for regions requiring specialized bullets, suitable for hunting medium to large game.

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Founded in 1949, the Hornady company was built strong. The brand evolved from a small start-up in a former auto body shop in Grand Island. It has become the largest independently owned manufacturer of bullets, ammunition, and tools in the world. This impressive growth reflects the many successful strategies implemented throughout the company’s history and suggests a promising future. The Hornady Manufacturing Company is more than just its employees, equipment, and facilities. The family's active involvement in community affairs, their generous philanthropy, and their commitment to helping others is clear. A bullet defines the quality of it's cartridge, and Hornady bullets are unparalleled. They offer world record-setting accuracy, innovative designs, and consistent quality from batch to batch. This distinguishes them from the competition. Utilizing the highest quality raw materials, Hornady's manufacturing process and quality control procedures set the standard for consistency and efficiency in the industry. Hornady uses only top-tier propellants and selects the best powder for each specific load without loyalty to any single vendor. This ensures that performance is the sole factor in their selection process. Each propellant provides the highest accuracy and temperature stability, guaranteeing optimal performance whether you’re hunting in Alaska or Africa.