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.223 Remington (5.56mm NATO)

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Available .223 Remington (5.56mm NATO) Loads

Bullet Make
& Wt. (gr)
    Powder
Type
    Charge
(gr)
    Muzzle
Vel. (fps)
    K. E.
(ft-lbs)
    Barrel
Len. (in)
              Owner     

30   --Subscribers Only--
  3,833
  979
 
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30 Berger  --Subscribers Only--
  4,060
  1,098
  20.0
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    goodshot   
30   --Subscribers Only--
  4,189
  1,169
 
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    kp4e   
33 Speer  --Subscribers Only--
  1,430
  149
  22.0
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    omega1bt   
33 Speer  --Subscribers Only--
  3,100
  704
  20.0
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    maxvelocity   
33 Speer  --Subscribers Only--
  3,240
  769
  24.0
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    lclund1946   
33 Speer  --Subscribers Only--
  3,452
  873
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,000
  699
  21.0
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    maxvelocity   
35   --Subscribers Only--
  3,169
  780
 
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    kp4e   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,356
  875
  22.0
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    maxvelocity   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,510
  957
  26.0
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    colbry39   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,534
  971
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
35   --Subscribers Only--
  3,602
  1,008
 
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    kp4e   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,690
  1,058
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,709
  1,069
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,738
  1,086
  24.0
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    stigma   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,814
  1,131
  22.0
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    maxvelocity   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,859
  1,157
  26.0
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    colbry39   
35 Hornady  --Subscribers Only--
  3,866
  1,162
  24.0
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    stigma   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,640
  1,059
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,691
  1,089
  24.0
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    stigma   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,723
  1,108
  24.0
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    stigma   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,726
  1,110
  22.0
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    viper   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,727
  1,110
  22.0
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    roadrn1   
36 Barnes  --Subscribers Only--
  3,736
  1,116
  24.0
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    stigma   
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