A purely innovative .308 cartridge from the Federal premium line; it’s what you’ve come to expect from them. The polymer tip and bonded bullet offer innovation and performance increases in the ballistic coefficient the flight trajectory and the ability to avoid wind drag throughout the flight path until it impacts the target, upon which it will uniformly expand due to the engineered tip that will force uniformity and improve bullet wound channel diameter.
For the .308 in 180 grain, this is a hefty load made for big game and target work, up to and including some of the biggest four-legged game in North America. It will easily handle any deer of any size. The fact that it can also perform well against larger moose and elk makes it quite versatile. Given the right conditions it could be used for other big game, but it may not be enough for the most aggressive species.
Putting 180 grains out at 2620 feet per second of muzzle velocity and achieving 2740 ft. lbs. of energy means this cartridge is s serious contender for your premium hunting dollars. That it can easily function in all .308 Winchester firearms means the versatility and reliability of Federal Premium combined with their newest innovations equate to a hotrod of a hunting round.
Posted On: 6/22/2020 By: Rad