Lake City 5.56 Ammo is arguably the best 5.56 Military ammo manufactured.This load comes with a 77 grain OTM bullet and is built to military specifications.
Lake City ammunition is known for its quality assurance and high quality products. This load is no different. Each cartridge is headstamped with the manufacturer's symbol and year of manufacture. It must have an accuracy of 3-10 round groups not to exceed 2.00" mean radius maximum average at 200 yards, 100% mechanical and/or electrical detection of propellant levels within the cartridge, and 100% visual inspection of finished cartridges prior to packaging. The finished rounds consist of sealed primers which is ideal for long term storage and moisture protection. This product is based on the U.S. military's MK262 SPR cartridge.
Features and Specifications:
Manufacturer Number: FC262
Caliber: 5.56 NATO
Bullet Weight: 77 Grains
Bullet Type: Open Tip Match Projectile
Muzzle Velocity: 2762 fps
Muzzle Energy: 1293 ft/lbs
New Reloadable Brass
Uses: Long Range Target and Plinking
20 Rounds per Box
Note: This item is manufactured in the Lake City Plant currently run by Federal ATK. The ammo is brand new, brass cased, boxer primed, non-corrosive and re-loadable. It is made to military specifications which require the cases to be annealed. Unlike civilian production ammo, the military requires to see evidence of annealing on the round itself. This is why the cases will appear to be discolored. This is done on purpose in order to meet the military requirement for overall strength and durability of the finished round.