Colt has teamed up with Black Hills to produce a premium line of 5.56 ammo that they say will deliver 5-shot MOA groups. It is designed to be a hunting/personal defense/match load. It will initially be offered in a 55 gr load and a 77 gr load.
Colt ‘s Manufacturing Company has been a legend in the firearms industry for more than 160 years. Their fireams have been used by soldiers protecting their countries, civilians protecting themselves and their families, and sportsmen/women for recreational shooting or hunting for many years. Now, Colt offers the same legendary quality and reliability in this 5.56x45mm Match ammunition. Colt Match ammunition is loaded by Black Hills Ammunition with the highest quality components including a Sierra MatchKing bullet. MatchKing bullets are held to exacting tolerances and feature thin jackets and a small meplat. The result is a bullet with a higher ballistic coefficient that has been used to win more competitions than any other target bullet in the world. This ammunition is new production, non-corrosive, in reloadable brass cases. Technical Information
- Caliber: 5.56x45mm NATO
- Bullet Weight: 55 Grains
- Bullet Style: Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point Boat Tail
- Case Type: Brass
Muzzle Velocity: 3200 fps
Muzzle Energy: 1250 ft. lbs.