HPR Introduces .223 Caliber for 2012

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posted on January 17, 2012
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From the competitive shooter to the varmint and predator hunter, HPR's new line of .223 ammunition will leave you confident of your shot. HPR Ammunition is American Made. Components, including brass, primers, powder, and projectiles are assembled in the USA. Furthermore, personal inspection, and hand packaging is performed by US Citizens in Payson, Arizona.

HPR offers the .223 in 4 varieties: 55 Grain Full Metal Jacket, 60 Grain Soft Point Match Grade, 60 Grain V-MAX™ Match Grade and 75 Grain Boat Tail Hollow Point Match Grade. These loads feature extreme accuracy, HPR's proprietary HyperClean technology, and a powerful punch for the targets and varmints in your sights. While HPR mainly uses new brass, these four particular offerings feature factory processed Mil Spec brass that boasts tremendous accuracy. This accuracy makes them the choice of Match shooters and a favorite of many 3-gun competitors.

HPR .223 Remington Specifications
HPR .223 55 Grain Full Metal Jacket
Caliber: .223 Remington
Bullet Weight: 55 Grain
Bullet Type: Full Metal Jacket
Muzzle Velocity: 3276 f/sVelocity at 100yds: 2939f/s
Muzzle Energy: 1311 ft/lbsEnergy at 100yds: 1005 ft/lbs HPR .223 60 Grain Soft Point Match Grade
Caliber: .223 RemingtonBullet Weight: 60 Grain
Bullet Type: Soft Point Match Grade
Muzzle Velocity: 3015f/s
Velocity at 100yds: 2669 f/s
Muzzle Energy: 1211 ft/lbs
Energy at 100yds: 949 ft/lbs

HPR .223 60 Grain V-MAX™ Match Grade
Caliber: .223 Remington
Bullet Weight: 60 Grain
Bullet Type: V-MAX™ Match Grade
Muzzle Velocity: 3085f/s
Velocity at 100yds: 2733f/s
Muzzle Energy: 1267 ft/lbs
Energy at 100yds: 949 ft/lbs
HPR .223 75 Grain BTHP Match Grade
Caliber: .223 Remington
Bullet Weight: 75 Grain
Bullet Type: BTHP Match Grade
Muzzle Velocity: 2780f/s
Velocity at 100yds: 2451f/s
Muzzle Energy: 1287 ft/lbs
Energy at 100yds: 1000 ft/lbs

The energy and velocity charts can be viewed at hprammo.com.

About HPR:HPR strives to include all American components to their cartridges. Other countries may be able to produce products cheaper at the expense of quality and the outsourcing of jobs but, HPR believes in American quality and American jobs. HPR is the first manufacturing facility to locate in Payson in more than a decade. They are growing quickly and becoming the pride of their community. For more information, visit www.hprammo.com.

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