- Manufacturer Hornady
- Condition New
- Bullet Weight 55gr
- Projectile Type FMJ
- Ammo Use Type Range Training
- Casing Type Brass
- Quantity 50
- Caliber .223
- Manufacturer SKU 80275
- Primer Type Boxer
- Muzzle Velocity (ft. per sec) 3240
- Muzzle Energy (ft. pounds) 1282
- Magnetic No
- UPC Barcode 090255802757
- Cost Per Round $1.00 per round
- Q & A
Back in 1816 a young man by the name of Eliphalet Remington won second place in a competition using a flintlock rifle he’d designed all on his own and built using his father’s forge. Although he would’ve liked to have won first place, the spectators at the competition were mightily impressed by his rifle and immediately began asking if he could make them their own. Eliphalet decided to fill those orders – and then some – and Remington was born. For 200 years they’ve been building on the solid foundation that began the day Eliphalet first sketched out his design; today the name of Remington speaks for itself.
These are 180 grain rounds, making them pretty heavy for the .30-06. These rounds are heavy enough to deliver enormous knockdown power yet light enough to move at impressive speeds. This is Remington Core-Lokt ammunition; the jacket is bonded to the core for superior weight retention and improved performance overall. Each round is topped with a PSP bullet – Pointed Soft Point – which delivers controlled expansion immediately upon impact, penetrating deeply for a crippling wound track. This ammunition has a muzzle velocity of 2700 feet per second and muzzle energy of 2913 foot-pounds, and it’s made specifically for hunting game such as whitetail deer.
There are 200 rounds in this box of ammunition; with 200 rounds you can have a fantastic hunt and also get some valuable target practice in. Remember, target rounds perform differently than expanding rounds like these PSPs; this ammunition produces more felt recoil, which affects accuracy and shot placement. It’s important to spend time practicing with the ammunition you’re planning to hunt with, because only realistic practice can ensure a successful hunt. Remington manufactures this ammunition at their plant in Lonoke, Arkansas, according to exacting standards. Order now and feed your .30-06, because it’s one hungry gun.
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- When will you be back in stock with .223 rounds for the AR-15 ? Posted On: 9/19/2020 By: Thomas Poole
- Hi Thomas! I'm afraid I can't exactly say, but we're still sourcing and getting in new ammo on a regular basis. I hope you'll check back in again soon to see how we can be of better service to you!