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“1kshooter”just a thought …I wonder what a football shaped pellet would be like? the rifling adding the perfect spiral!
Jonathan


Actually, Bob Sterne on the GTA had similar thoughts.  He developed a boat-tail round for airgun use.  It isn’t a new idea by any means though:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Very-low-drag_bullet