Federal XM855 5.56mm NATO ammunition is loaded to Military specification at the Lake City facility. This particular load uses the Green Tip 62 grain SS109 Light armor piercing projectile. Use caution when shooting this ammo around steel targets since it does have the ability to penetrate, dimple or deform steel up to .25" thick. The cases are new production Lake City cases which are highly desirable for their renown quality. The finished rounds consist of crimped and sealed primers which is ideal for long term storage and moisture protection.
62 Grain Green Tip Full Metal Jacket SS109 Projectile
Reloadable (Crimped and Sealed Primers)
Muzzle velocity: 3025 fps
Muzzle energy: 1260 ft/lbs
Uses: Target, Range, and Plinking
Note: This ammo contains the SS109 projectile which has the ability to penetrate up to 1/4" of steel, so because cautious when using the ammo around steel targets.
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.
900 round per metal ammo can.
Ammo Price is per can.
NOTE: This item is oversized or heavy and is subject to a "Bulk Fee". The fee will be added to your cart at checkout.