Federal American Eagle Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) 55 Grain 5.56x45mm Ammo - 600 Rounds
Since its adoption by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the 5.56x45 round has seen service and use world wide and is manufactured for official use by at least 29 nations not to mention unofficial use virtually every where else. Not to be used in firearms chambered for the nearly identical .223 Remington. For the purposes of the US Army and NATO in general, the 55 grain full metal jacketed bullet is designated the M193 round for the military, but product overruns or mild blemishes provide a rich bounty for the commercial market. These XM193 – the X is the code used for not accepted by the military client – provide ample substance for use in range training, target practice or civil defense. Federal’s American Eagle cartridges push the bullet out at 3165 ft per sec with over 1200 ft lbs of energy.
Federal’s American Eagle brand is the company’s economically priced line of range training and firearms familiarity cartridges, though loaded with the consistent expected of competitive cartridges from a company like Federal. Brass cases that are boxer primed, they are fully reloadable for custom handloaders. This 600 round lot is ideal for keeping on hand for the next range day or competitive match.