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Sellier & Bellot - Hollow Point Boat Tail - 168 Grain 308 Winchester Ammo - 20 Rounds

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Ammo Category - 308 Win Ammo
Ammo Quantity - 20 rounds per box
Shot Size - 168 Grain Hollow-Point Boat Tail (HP-BT)
Shot Material - Brass

Sellier & Bellot - Hollow Point Boat Tail - 168 Grain 308 Winchester  Ammo - 20 Rounds

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In 1952 Winchester introduced the .308 caliber rifle round as a short action cartridge capable of firing the same .30 caliber bullet as the .30-06. The impetus behind this development came from the discovery that the “06” round had some difficulty firing out of semi and automatic weapon designs of the late Great War period. John Browning and John Garand preserved the Springfield cartridge for a few more decades, but cartridge designs continued as well, and the .308’s performance led both the US and NATO to adopt the physically identical 7.62x51 NATO round two years later in 1954. The 168 grain boat tailed hollow point bullet by Sellier & Bellot exits the muzzle at 2628 feet per second with 2577 foot pounds of energy. This is a round designed for competitive match shooting as well as civil defense.

With almost two centuries of munitions development and manufacturing, Sellier & Bellot has a tradition that transcends both time and distance. They are well known for the production of less common calibers along with a variety of purpose specific cartridges of the more popular cartridges. Quality components, including reloadable cases, increase the immediate value for hand loading shooters.

Additional Information

Manufacturer Sellier & Bellot
Condition New
Bullet Weight 168 Grain
Bullet Type Hollow-Point Boat Tail (HP-BT)
Use Type Match Shooting
Casing Type Brass
Quantity 20
Ammo Caliber 308 Winchester (7.62X51)
Manufacturer SKU SB308E
Primer Type Boxer
Muzzle Velocity 2628
Muzzle Energy 2577
UPC Barcode 754908511136
Cost Per Round $1.43 per round

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