she got this one, with one shot at 130 yards, 2 years ago.Yes they are. But good move in just biting the proverbial bullet and stocking up while you had a chance.
Think of this. You find some other brand, likely an "economy" brand, and then the buck of a lifetime is missed. Be beating the head off a tree.
If you know the rifle has a sweet spot for CoreLokts, and you can snag a "lifetime" supply at a price that while stinks, is something you can afford, well, take that unknown off the plate and go with what you trust. Hunting has enough challenges, confidence in the gun should not add to it.
She puts the knockdown on a giant with one of those $2 rounds, you'll be like, dang, that was worth it.