NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

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pjifl
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NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#1 Postby pjifl » Fri Sep 29, 2017 10:04 am

It is years since I had anything to do with the NRAA Supplied Factory Ammo.

Does anyone have measurements of what Velocity can be expected from this stuff ?
Both 308 and 223.
I am not really interested in knowing its quality, just the typical Velocity and bullet used.

Peter Smith.

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Re: NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#2 Postby Cutanything » Fri Sep 29, 2017 11:42 am

2913 is what I got avg in 308 win Palmer

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Re: NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#3 Postby budget » Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:30 pm

hi there,
now i know you would have looked more than twice at those readings but just can't imagine the nraa producing a bullet that does that speed.
maybe they are cost saving ?

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Re: NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#4 Postby scott/r » Fri Sep 29, 2017 6:09 pm

Average 2980 out of our club barnard with a 30" barrell

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Re: NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#5 Postby Pinky the pilot » Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:03 pm

I'd be interested to know if anyone knows what was the muzzle velocity of the old ADI ammo with the 144gn FMJBT projectile.

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Re: NRAA Factory Ammo Velocity

#6 Postby Barry Davies » Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:22 pm

Factory Specification was 2750 f/s measured at 77 feet from muzzle in a 26" barrel. That would put it at around 2800 f/s at the muzzle in a 26" barrel.
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