The Tubular “Cookie Cutter” Bullet: A Unique Projectile

    Volume 35, Issue 6 (November 1990)

    ISSN: 0022-1198


    Page Count: 7

    Nolte, KB
    Medical investigator and assistant professor of pathology, Office of the Medical Investigator, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM

    (Received 17 August 1989; accepted 20 November 1989)


    Recently marketed PMC™ (Pan Metal Corporation) Ultramag tubular hollow point ammunition is uniquely constructed with a two-part projectile composed of a tubular copper bullet and a Teflon® wad. A fatal gunshot wound with this ammunition is described. A unique radiographic pattern and the results of test firing are also presented.

    Paper ID: JFS12984J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS12984J

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    Title The Tubular “Cookie Cutter” Bullet: A Unique Projectile
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30