Military Surplus - Full Metal Jacket - 55 Grain 223 Remington Ammo - 20 Rounds
The US military’s adoption of the .223 Remington round means many things to civilian sportsmen and enthusiasts such as inherent quality control, well documented performance data and millions in R&D to provide America’s best with the best round available. It also means there is a lot of it available as surplus at times and eager shooters are always on the lookout for such deals. MFS 55 grain full metal jacket round has a muzzle velocity of 3130 feet per second with 1196 foot pounds of energy. These are ideal for use in training as well as target shooting, with a mil spec performance rating. These are also suitable for use in 5.56 NATO and .223 Wylde chambers, maintaining the cartridge’s versatility in multiple use firearms.
Established in 1952, MFS is a Hungarian ammunitions maker that has provided for both military and civilian contracts. While there was some contract disputes over delivery to Afghan forces in 2008, the company has since been made part of the RUAG Ammotec corporation and continues to provide mil spec surplus ammunition for commercial export. The zinc plated steel cases are boxer primed and can be reloaded.