Sellier & Bellot

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by ghostrider, Sep 30, 2005.

  1. ghostrider

    ghostrider Resident Poltergeist Founding Member

    Found some of this 55 grain FMJ 5.56 mm recently, supposed to be M193 spec.
    Advertised velocity is 3300 fps from a 23.5 inch barrel, so it might make spec out of a 20" barrel. Have any of you shot this stuff, or seen accuracy or SD figures on it?
  2. TLynn

    TLynn Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Only thing I've shot it out of is my AK's and SKS's ghostrider. They make 7.62x39 and 5.45x39 (hard to find those but they did).

    Like the quality of their ammo way and above Wolf ammo for shooting myself. Can't tell you anything else about them though since I've never seen any statistics.
  3. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    I shoot a bunch out of my .45s and have found it to cycle well and reliably but isn't ballistically very secure
  4. Valkman

    Valkman Knifemaker Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    I know alot of people that shoot it from Uzi's in 9mm - good stuff.
  5. BRONZ

    BRONZ Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    I have shoot a bunch of their buckshot testing a Moss 9200M. I had no problems. The shells were a little smokey compared to fed. but fuctioned 100%.
  6. roofrat

    roofrat Monkey+++ Founding Member

    The great thing about S&B is it's good quality brass cased boxer primed but cheaper than commercial ammo. I use there 303 brit and 7.62x25 with great results and the cases are great for reloading. In fact the cost of ammo isn't much more than the cost of new brass plus you get to shoot it first.
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