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What ammunition does the Springfield M1A use?

What ammunition does the Springfield M1A use?

Springfield Armory M1A
Cartridge 7.62×51mm NATO .308 Winchester 6.5mm Creedmoor
Action Gas-operated, rotating bolt
Rate of fire Semi-automatic
Feed system 5-, 10-, 20-, or 30-round double column, detachable box box magazine, optional 100-round drum magazine

What ammo does a 7mm-08 take?

Most of the factory loads for the 7mm-08 Remington are built around the 120-, 140- and 150-grain bullets, though there are some heavier loads available, using 160-grain and sometimes heavier bullets.

How many rounds is a M1A good for?

For a “service rifle” useful “military accuracy” ….. +-10,000 rounds. For a “match rifle”, around +-5,000 rounds, you’ll start getting a few off the mark at 500 yards. My M1A has had 3000 rounds thru a ss barrel with no loss of accuracy and looks as if it may go another 3000 or so.

What is M80 ammo?

The 7.62mm M80 Ball round is for use against personnel and unarmored targets. It has an unpainted bullet tip and is known by three other names: 7.62 x 51 mm, 7.62 NATO and . The round works in the M60 and M240 machine guns and a host of 7.62mm rifles, including the M24 sniper rifle and M110 sniper rifle.

Is 7mm and 7mm-08 the same?

They are the same caliber, just different case capacity and muzzle velocity. If you want more velocity, and you don’t mind more recoil, the 7mmremmag is an excellent choice. If you want less recoil, and a lighter rifle, the 7mm-08 may be a better choice for you. Only accurate guns are interesting.

What is the difference between 6.5 Creedmoor and 7mm-08?

The 6.5 Creedmoor fires smaller diameter and more aerodynamic bullets than the 7mm-08 Remington. Both cartridges have a similar trajectory, but the 7mm-08 retains more kinetic energy than the 6.5 Creedmoor at typical hunting ranges while the 6.5 Creedmoor has less recoil.

What kind of rifle is a Springfield M1A?

Springfield M1A SOCOM 16 CQB 10 RD 308 16.25″ Rifle M-LOK Vortex Venom Re Springfield M1A Super Match 10 RD 308 22″ Marine Corps Camo Rifle Stainle

What kind of ammo does an M1A rifle use?

The M1A is designed to use ammunition of 7.62x51mm NATO standard. It can also use .308 Winchester ammo, since the two types are essentially the same. Note that you should not just assume any ammo that says “7.62” is going to work for you.

What’s the lowest price for a Springfield armory rifle?

Find Lowest Price In Stock Springfield Armory M1A Standard Rifle 7.62 NATO|308 706397011024 for sale online from over 100 vendors Springfield Armory MA9102 M1A Standard 308 Win 22″ 10+1 Black Parkerized – $1749.99 The Standard Series is a faithful semi-auto only recreation of the original M14.

When did the Springfield Armory make the M14?

Springfield M1A Standard Walnut .308 Win 22-inch 10rd – $1699.99 From 1959 to 1970 the M14 served with distinction as the standard issue rifle of the United States military. When Springfield Armory® in Geneseo, IL made the civilian legal variant – the M1Aâ„¢ – available to the public in 1974,