Established in 1941, the Lake City Ammunition Plant is the single largest producer of small arms ammunition for the United States Armed Forces. Lake City 5.56 Ammo is arguably the most reliable and best performing 5.56 Military ammunition manufactured in the world today.
Federal XM855 5.56mm NATO ammunition is loaded to Military specification at the Lake City facility. This particular load uses the SS109 bullet which is a 62 grain Green Tip M855 Full Metal Jacket Bullet - this type of bullet consists of a steel tip sitting on a lead core bullet. The steel tip makes up 27% of the bullet and the remainder of the bullet is lead core. The finished rounds consist of sealed primers which is ideal for long term storage and moisture protection.
20 Round Box
Features and Specifications:
Manufacturer Number: XM855CS
Caliber: 5.56 NATO
Bullet Weight: 62 Grains
Bullet Type: SS109 "Green Tip" Steel Penetrator Projectile
Rounds: 20 Rounds per Box
Muzzle Velocity: 3025 fps
Muzzle Energy: 1326 ft/lbs
Bullet Diameter: .224
Bullet Ballistic Coefficient: .304
New Annealed Reloadable Brass Case
Uses: Range, Personal Protection, Self Defense
Note: This is military grade ammunition. It will show discoloration which is caused by a process known as annealing. This is completely normal. The cases may also have minor dings from being bulked packed.
20 rounds per box.
Ammo Price is per box.