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500 Rounds of .223 Ammo by Federal - 55gr FMJ

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Ammo Quantity - 20 rounds per box; 25 boxes per case
Ammo Manufacturer - Federal
Bullets - 55 grain full metal jacket (FMJ)
Ammo Casings - Boxer-primed brass


Pick up this case of 500 .223 Remington rounds for a fun range session with your AR-15. Ideal for any firearm chambered in .223 Remington or 5.56 NATO, these cartridges from Federal fire a 55-grain full metal jacket bullet at a muzzle velocity of 3,240 feet per second, typical for .223/5.56 ammo. Each case contains 25 boxes with 20 rounds per box. Each round uses Boxer-primed reloadable brass cases.

Federal Premium Ammunition markets good quality affordable range ammunition under the American Eagle brand. The company is a leader in the .223 Remington/5.56 NATO market thanks to its extensive experience producing ammunition in the cartridge at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant in Independence, Missouri. Federal’s headquarters and production plant in Anoka, Minnesota churns out large quantities of ammo in .223 and other cartridges while maintaining stringent quality controls. Federal is a division of Alliant Techsystems, which also owns other renowned shooting sports brands such as Savage, Speer, CCI, and Weaver Optics.

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Posted On: 7/21/2014 By: mike

A: Hello Mike, These 55gr. FMJ rounds by Federal have a muzzle velocity of 3240 fps. They make excellent target rounds for your .223 firearm.

Posted On: 5/28/2014 By: JR

A: Hello, These 55gr. FMJ rounds by Federal in .223 have a lead core, copper jacket, and brass case. They are non-magnetic and will not attract a magnet.

Posted On: 4/15/2014 By: george

A: Hello George, These 55gr. FMJ rounds by Federal in .223 are made in the USA. They will function great in any firearm chambered in .223.

Posted On: 1/12/2013 By: chris

A: This Federal American Eagle 223 Rem ammo is reloadable. The brass is factory new and boxer primed for reloading. All components used are non corrosive.

Posted On: 9/28/2011 By: Kevin

A: If your rifle only shoots reliably with brass cased ammo, this American Eagle ammo would be a great choice. It is American made, to the highest quality standards.

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