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Cheap 338 Lapua Magnum Ammo | Available In Stock | Box Of 200 Rounds

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Cartridge
338 Lapua Magnum
Grain Weight
250 Grains
Quantity
200 Round
Muzzle Velocity
2970 Feet Per Second
Muzzle Energy
4896 Foot Pounds
Bullet Style
Jacketed Hollow Point
Bullet Brand And Model
Lapua Scenar
Lead Free
No
Case Type
Brass
Primer
Boxer
Corrosive
No
Reloadable
Yes
G1 Ballistic Coefficient
0.648
Test Barrel Length
27 Inches
Velocity Rating
Supersonic
SKU: 194679 Categories: , , Product ID: 6213

Description

Product Overview

The   338 Lapua  ammunition is world renowned for accuracy and performance, making use of high quality components and adhering to the strictest of tolerances. Designed for long range and bench rest shooting, Scenar bullets were used to set a world record perfect score in the 300 meter Moscow championship match. Factory testing has resulted in 10-shot groups that averaged 50mm at 300 meters. This ammunition is new production, non-corrosive, in boxer primed, reloadable brass cases.

 

 

The  .338 Lapua  Magnum (8.6×70 mm or 8.58×70 mm) is a rimless, bottlenecked, centerfire rifle cartridge. It was developed during the 1980s as a high-powered, long-range cartridge for military snipers. It was used in the War in Afghanistan and the Iraq War. As a result of this, it has become widely available

 

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.338 Lapua Magnum maximum C.I.P. cartridge dimensions. All sizes in millimeters (mm).

Americans would define the shoulder angle at alpha/2 ≈ 20 degrees. The common rifling twist rate for this cartridge is 254 mm (1 in 10 in), 6 grooves, Ø lands = 8.38 mm, Ø grooves = 8.58 mm, land width = 2.79 mm and the primer type is large rifle magnum.

 

History Of 338 Lapua Ammo

 

                                        Service history
Used by Multiple official and civil users
Wars War in Afghanistan
Iraq War
                                Production history
Designer Nammo Lapua Oy
Designed 1989
Produced 1989–presen

 

 

The loaded .338 cartridge is 14.93 mm (0.588 in) in diameter (rim) and 93.5 mm (3.68 in) long. It can penetrate better-than-standard military body armor at ranges of up to 1,000 metres (1,090 yd), and has a maximum effective range of about 1,750 metres (1,910 yd) with C.I.P. conforming ammunition at sea level conditions. Muzzle velocity is dependent on barrel length, seating depth, and powder charge, and varies from 880 to 915 m/s (2,890 to 3,000 ft/s) for commercial loads with 16.2-gram (250 gr) bullets, which corresponds to about 6,525 J (4,813 ft⋅lbf) of muzzle energy.

Specifications On  338 Lapua Ammo

 

Parent case .416 Rigby, .338/416
Case type Rimless, bottleneck
Bullet diameter 8.61 mm (0.339 in)
Land diameter 8.38 mm (0.330 in)
Neck diameter 9.46 mm (0.372 in)
Shoulder diameter 13.82 mm (0.544 in)
Base diameter 14.91 mm (0.587 in)
Rim diameter 14.93 mm (0.588 in)
Rim thickness 1.52 mm (0.060 in)
Case length 69.20 mm (2.724 in)
Overall length 93.50 mm (3.681 in)
Case capacity 7.532 cm3 (116.24 gr H2O)
Rifling twist 254 mm (1-10″)
Primer type Large rifle magnum
Maximum pressure 420.00 MPa (60,916 psi)

 

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Ballistic Performance For The 338 Lapua Magnum

 

Bullet mass/type Velocity Energy
12.96 g (200 gr) SP 1,023 m/s (3,360 ft/s) 6,782 J (5,002 ft⋅lbf)
16.20 g (250 gr) Partition 921 m/s (3,020 ft/s) 6,871 J (5,068 ft⋅lbf)
16.20 g (250 gr) Lapua Scenar GB488 VLD 925 m/s (3,030 ft/s) 6,931 J (5,112 ft⋅lbf)
18.47 g (285 gr) Hornady HPBT 863 m/s (2,830 ft/s) 6,878 J (5,073 ft⋅lbf)
19.44 g (300 gr) Lapua Scenar GB528 VLD 847 m/s (2,780 ft/s) 6,973 J (5,143 ft⋅lbf)

 

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