223 Remington (5.56 x 45mm)

Case: Winchester
Twist: 1:12"
Primer: WINCHESTER SR
Barrel Length: 24"
Trim Length: 1.750"
Pressure limit: SAAMI Maximum Average Pressure limit: 52000 CUP / 55000 PSI
Bullet Powder Bullet Diam. C.O.L Starting Loads Maximum Loads
Grs. Velocity (fps) Pressure Grs. Velocity (fps) Pressure
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free AR2207 .224" 2.280" Starting 20.4 grain 3599 fps 45100 psi Maximum 21.7 grain 3780 fps 52000 psi
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free AR2219 .224" 2.280" Starting 24.3 grain 3610 fps 43800 psi Maximum 25.8 grain 3771 fps 50600 psi
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.280" Starting 24.5 grain 3555 fps 42700 psi Maximum 27.2 grain (C) 3851 fps 52900 psi
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.280" Starting 25.2 grain 3560 fps 41100 psi Maximum 28.0 grain (C) 3891 fps 53400 psi
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free AR2206H .224" 2.280" Starting 24.3 grain 3522 fps 39600 psi Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3891 fps 53000 psi
35 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Lead Free AR2208 .224" 2.280" Starting 25.2 grain 3424 fps 38500 psi Maximum 28.0 grain (C) 3751 fps 49300 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade AR2207 .224" 2.200" Starting 21.1 grain 3511 fps 36800 psi Maximum 22.5 grain 3723 fps 51800 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade AR2219 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.2 grain 3523 fps 44300 psi Maximum 25.7 grain 3721 fps 52700 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.4 grain 3508 fps 44100 psi Maximum 26.0 grain 3702 fps 50800 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.200" Starting 25.4 grain 3548 fps 44500 psi Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3728 fps 50600 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade AR2206H .224" 2.200" Starting 25.5 grain 3487 fps 36500 psi Maximum 27.3 grain (C) 3755 fps 49200 psi
36 GR. Barnes Varmint Grenade AR2208 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.8 grain 3278 fps 37000 psi Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3593 fps 47300 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2205 .224" 2.205" Starting 17.0 grain 3080 fps 34700 psi Maximum 20.0 grain 3545 fps 49500 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2207 .224" 2.205" Starting 21.0 grain 3245 fps 35650 psi Maximum 24.0 grain 3755 fps 54100 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX Bench Mark 1 .224" 2.205" Starting 24.0 grain 3350 fps 39800 psi Maximum 26.0 grain 3695 fps 52800 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.205" Starting 25.0 grain 3265 fps 37750 psi Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3690 fps 52650 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2206 .224" 2.205" Starting 25.0 grain 3260 fps 36200 psi Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3690 fps 51200 psi
40 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2208 .224" 2.205" Starting 25.0 grain 3055 fps 31700 psi Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3460 fps 43300 psi
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip AR2207 .224" 2.280" Starting 20.5 grain 3147 fps 29400 cup Maximum 22.5 grain 3601 fps 49600 cup
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip AR2219 .224" 2.280" Starting 23.5 grain 3376 fps 34600 cup Maximum 25.5 grain 3574 fps 48000 cup
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.280" Starting 25.3 grain 3404 fps 39600 cup Maximum 27.3 grain 3666 fps 51000 cup
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.280" Starting 25.0 grain 3433 fps 41500 psi Maximum 26.7 grain (C) 3659 fps 50400 psi
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip AR2206H .224" 2.280" Starting 25.0 grain 3204 fps 32100 cup Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3573 fps 44500 cup
40 GR. Nosler Ballistic Tip AR2208 .224" 2.280" Starting 25.0 grain 3310 fps 34400 cup Maximum 28.0 grain (C) 3674 fps 47200 cup
45 GR. Sinterfire AR2207 .224" 2.220" Starting 19.0 grain 3097 fps 40200 psi Maximum 21.8 grain 3414 fps 51400 psi
45 GR. Sinterfire AR2219 .224" 2.220" Starting 22.0 grain 3088 fps 38900 psi Maximum 24.6 grain (C) 3399 fps 50800 psi
45 GR. Sinterfire Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.220" Starting 22.5 grain 3130 fps 39600 psi Maximum 25.0 grain 3410 fps 51000 psi
45 GR. Sinterfire Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.220" Starting 23.0 grain 3124 fps 38800 psi Maximum 26.0 grain (C) 3491 fps 52100 psi
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2207 .224" 2.240" Starting 20.0 grain 3009 fps 28800 cup Maximum 22.0 grain 3472 fps 49100 cup
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2219 .224" 2.240" Starting 23.0 grain 3164 fps 36000 cup Maximum 25.0 grain 3424 fps 47400 cup
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.240" Starting 25.3 grain 3327 fps 41100 cup Maximum 27.3 grain 3554 fps 51100 cup
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.240" Starting 24.5 grain 3287 fps 41700 psi Maximum 26.8 grain 3550 fps 52000 psi
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2206H .224" 2.240" Starting 25.0 grain 3211 fps 33800 cup Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3454 fps 43400 cup
45 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.240" Starting 25.0 grain 3071 fps 30200 cup Maximum 28.0 grain (C) 3477 fps 43700 cup
50 GR. Hornady Soft Point AR2207 .224" 2.186" Starting 19.0 grain 2955 fps 38250 psi Maximum 22.5 grain 3380 fps 54600 psi
50 GR. Hornady Soft Point Bench Mark 1 .224" 2.186" Starting 22.0 grain 3050 fps 40200 psi Maximum 24.5 grain 3340 fps 52000 psi
50 GR. Hornady Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.186" Starting 24.0 grain 3045 fps 42200 psi Maximum 26.3 grain 3410 fps 54500 psi
50 GR. Hornady Soft Point AR2206 .224" 2.186" Starting 23.0 grain 2975 fps 36900 psi Maximum 26.5 grain (C) 3455 fps 55000 psi
50 GR. Hornady Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.186" Starting 24.0 grain 2910 fps 35300 psi Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3410 fps 54000 psi
50 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2207 .224" 2.210" Starting 19.5 grain 3023 fps 32400 cup Maximum 21.5 grain 3223 fps 45900 cup
50 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2219 .224" 2.210" Starting 22.0 grain 3018 fps 36500 cup Maximum 24.0 grain 3301 fps 49300 cup
50 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.210" Starting 24.0 grain 3139 fps 38600 cup Maximum 26.5 grain 3396 fps 50400 cup
50 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.210" Starting 23.5 grain 3111 fps 40500 psi Maximum 25.8 grain 3407 fps 53300 psi
50 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2206H .224" 2.210" Starting 25.0 grain 3200 fps 38300 cup Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3468 fps 51300 cup
50 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.210" Starting 26.5 grain 3242 fps 40800 cup Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3383 fps 44800 cup
52 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2207 .224" 2.250" Starting 19.0 grain 2880 fps 34900 psi Maximum 22.5 grain 3315 fps 53850 psi
52 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 1 .224" 2.250" Starting 21.0 grain 2925 fps 37150 psi Maximum 24.5 grain 3340 fps 54650 psi
52 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.250" Starting 23.0 grain 2960 fps 37450 psi Maximum 26.2 grain 3365 fps 54850 psi
52 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2208 .224" 2.250" Starting 24.0 grain 2905 fps 35100 psi Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3330 fps 51900 psi
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point AR2207 .224" 2.200" Starting 19.5 grain 2986 fps 34200 cup Maximum 21.5 grain 3188 fps 46700 cup
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point AR2219 .224" 2.200" Starting 21.5 grain 2912 fps 39200 cup Maximum 23.5 grain 3183 fps 48900 cup
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.0 grain 3102 fps 39900 cup Maximum 26.0 grain 3308 fps 49800 cup
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.200" Starting 23.0 grain 3032 fps 41400 psi Maximum 25.4 grain 3310 fps 53400 psi
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point AR2206H .224" 2.200" Starting 25.0 grain 3166 fps 37400 cup Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3383 fps 48600 cup
53 GR. Sierra Hollow Point AR2208 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.0 grain 3026 fps 38400 cup Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3389 fps 47900 cup
55 GR. Barnes Triple Shock X Flat Base AR2219 .224" 2.180" Starting 21.0 grain 2953 fps 48600 psi Maximum 22.4 grain 3083 fps 51300 psi
55 GR. Barnes Triple Shock X Flat Base Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.180" Starting 20.0 grain 2885 fps 47600 psi Maximum 22.2 grain 3066 fps 52200 psi
55 GR. Barnes Triple Shock X Flat Base Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.180" Starting 21.5 grain 2949 fps 47600 psi Maximum 23.0 grain 3105 fps 52900 psi
55 GR. Barnes Triple Shock X Flat Base AR2206H .224" 2.180" Starting 21.0 grain 2910 fps 43700 psi Maximum 22.6 grain 3110 fps 51500 psi
55 GR. Barnes Triple Shock X Flat Base AR2208 .224" 2.180" Starting 22.8 grain 2996 fps 47600 psi Maximum 24.0 grain (C) 3134 fps 53300 psi
55 GR. Hornady Full Metal Jacket AS30N (S) .224" 2.200" Starting - - - Maximum 3.2 grain 1060 fps 3700 cup
55 GR. Hornady Full Metal Jacket Trail Boss (S) .224" 2.200" Starting - - - Maximum 4.0 grain 1074 fps -
55 GR. Sinterfire AR2207 .224" 2.220" Starting 18.0 grain 2852 fps 42700 psi Maximum 20.4 grain 3084 fps 51400 psi
55 GR. Sinterfire AR2219 .224" 2.220" Starting 21.0 grain 2894 fps 42800 psi Maximum 23.1 grain 3113 fps 51700 psi
55 GR. Sinterfire Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.220" Starting 21.0 grain 2903 fps 42600 psi Maximum 23.4 grain 3128 fps 51000 psi
55 GR. Sinterfire AR2206H .224" 2.220" Starting 22.0 grain 2941 fps 40600 psi Maximum 24.6 grain (C) 3226 fps 53500 psi
55 GR. Sinterfire AR2208 .224" 2.220" Starting 23.5 grain 2990 fps 45200 psi Maximum 25.1 grain (C) 3149 fps 51700 psi
55 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2207 .224" 2.200" Starting 19.0 grain 2841 fps 34800 cup Maximum 21.0 grain 3150 fps 47600 cup
55 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2219 .224" 2.200" Starting 21.0 grain 2841 fps 38600 cup Maximum 23.0 grain 3106 fps 48900 cup
55 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.0 grain 3113 fps 42600 cup Maximum 25.6 grain 3264 fps 50000 cup
55 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.200" Starting 23.0 grain 3024 fps 42100 psi Maximum 25.3 grain 3268 fps 53100 psi
55 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2206H .224" 2.200" Starting 25.0 grain 3176 fps 39700 cup Maximum 26.0 grain 3315 fps 49000 cup
55 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.200" Starting 25.5 grain 3174 fps 41300 cup Maximum 27.5 grain (C) 3384 fps 49700 cup
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2207 .224" 2.250" Starting 18.0 grain 2747 fps 42500 cup Maximum 20.0 grain 2953 fps 47600 cup
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2219 .224" 2.250" Starting 22.0 grain 2873 fps 40300 cup Maximum 23.5 grain 3063 fps 49800 cup
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.250" Starting 23.0 grain 2913 fps 42500 cup Maximum 24.6 grain 3086 fps 49900 cup
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.250" Starting 21.5 grain 2857 fps 43500 psi Maximum 23.6 grain 3057 fps 51700 psi
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2206H .224" 2.250" Starting 24.0 grain 2918 fps 37600 cup Maximum 26.0 grain (C) 3174 fps 50100 cup
60 GR. Hornady V-MAX AR2208 .224" 2.250" Starting 25.0 grain 2924 fps 40400 cup Maximum 27.0 grain (C) 3159 fps 51900 cup
62 GR. Swift Scirocco AR2219 .224" 2.260" Starting 19.5 grain 2717 fps 45400 psi Maximum 21.2 grain 2904 fps 52300 psi
62 GR. Swift Scirocco Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.260" Starting 20.8 grain 2755 fps 45400 psi Maximum 22.7 grain 2948 fps 52800 psi
62 GR. Swift Scirocco Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.260" Starting 21.4 grain 2787 fps 43400 psi Maximum 23.2 grain 2999 fps 53000 psi
62 GR. Swift Scirocco AR2206H .224" 2.260" Starting 21.0 grain 2740 fps 42300 psi Maximum 23.0 grain 3004 fps 53000 psi
62 GR. Swift Scirocco AR2208 .224" 2.260" Starting 22.1 grain 2773 fps 44700 psi Maximum 24.1 grain 2974 fps 52600 psi
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2207 .224" 2.200" Starting 18.0 grain 2680 fps 33600 cup Maximum 20.0 grain 2846 fps 44600 cup
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2219 .224" 2.200" Starting 20.0 grain 2672 fps 38100 cup Maximum 22.0 grain 2862 fps 48400 cup
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.200" Starting 22.0 grain 2845 fps 41800 cup Maximum 24.2 grain 3066 fps 50500 cup
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.200" Starting 21.0 grain 2783 fps 43000 psi Maximum 23.1 grain 2995 fps 52400 psi
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2206H .224" 2.200" Starting 23.5 grain 2831 fps 43300 cup Maximum 25.5 grain 3078 fps 50000 cup
63 GR. Sierra Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.200" Starting 24.5 grain 3000 fps 42400 cup Maximum 26.4 grain (C) 3199 fps 50700 cup
69 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2219 .224" 2.235" Starting 21.0 grain 2746 fps 40500 cup Maximum 23.0 grain 2932 fps 49400 cup
69 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.235" Starting 21.5 grain 2770 fps 39700 cup Maximum 23.5 grain 2970 fps 49700 cup
69 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.235" Starting 21.0 grain 2696 fps 42200 psi Maximum 23.8 grain 2959 fps 52900 psi
69 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2206H .224" 2.235" Starting 24.0 grain 2870 fps 41100 cup Maximum 26.0 grain (C) 3069 fps 49700 cup
69 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2208 .224" 2.235" Starting 24.0 grain 2784 fps 39200 cup Maximum 26.0 grain (C) 3010 fps 50200 cup
70 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2219 .224" 2.140" Starting 19.0 grain 2515 fps 37500 cup Maximum 23.0 grain 2962 fps 51200 cup
70 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.140" Starting 20.5 grain 2665 fps 45200 cup Maximum 22.8 grain 2869 fps 51000 cup
70 GR. Speer Soft Point Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.140" Starting 20.0 grain 2621 fps 44100 psi Maximum 21.8 grain 2797 fps 52800 psi
70 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2206H .224" 2.140" Starting 23.0 grain 2782 fps 40400 cup Maximum 25.0 grain 2997 fps 50500 cup
70 GR. Speer Soft Point AR2208 .224" 2.140" Starting 23.5 grain 2827 fps 41000 cup Maximum 26.0 grain (C) 3024 fps 48400 cup
75 GR. JLK Very Low Drag AR2219 .224" 2.250" Starting 20.0 grain 2594 fps 40700 cup Maximum 22.0 grain 2785 fps 48100 cup
75 GR. JLK Very Low Drag Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.250" Starting 21.5 grain 2610 fps 41900 cup Maximum 23.5 grain 2829 fps 49400 cup
75 GR. JLK Very Low Drag Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.250" Starting 20.0 grain 2538 fps 40800 psi Maximum 22.7 grain 2804 fps 53900 psi
75 GR. JLK Very Low Drag AR2206H .224" 2.250" Starting 22.5 grain 2696 fps 39900 cup Maximum 24.5 grain 2905 fps 50000 cup
75 GR. JLK Very Low Drag AR2208 .224" 2.250" Starting 22.5 grain 2693 fps 40600 cup Maximum 25.0 grain (C) 2907 fps 48400 cup
77 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2219 .224" 2.260" Starting 20.0 grain 2578 fps 44900 cup Maximum 21.8 grain 2721 fps 50900 cup
77 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.260" Starting 20.5 grain 2523 fps 37400 cup Maximum 22.8 grain 2763 fps 50000 cup
77 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.260" Starting 20.5 grain 2535 fps 41800 psi Maximum 23.2 grain 2792 fps 55000 psi
77 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2206H .224" 2.260" Starting 20.0 grain 2474 fps 40300 cup Maximum 22.6 grain (C) 2727 fps 50200 cup
77 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2208 .224" 2.260" Starting 21.0 grain 2528 fps 42700 cup Maximum 23.7 grain (C) 2737 fps 50700 cup
80 GR. Sierra Match King AR2219 .224" 2.550" Starting 20.0 grain 2546 fps 40700 cup Maximum 22.0 grain 2744 fps 49000 cup
80 GR. Sierra Match King Bench Mark 2 .224" 2.550" Starting 20.5 grain 2525 fps 43900 cup Maximum 22.5 grain 2700 fps 49600 cup
80 GR. Sierra Match King Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.550" Starting 19.0 grain 2456 fps 44400 psi Maximum 21.0 grain 2628 fps 52900 psi
80 GR. Sierra Match King AR2206H .224" 2.550" Starting 21.5 grain 2578 fps 40100 cup Maximum 24.0 grain 2825 fps 50000 cup
80 GR. Sierra Match King AR2208 .224" 2.550" Starting 22.0 grain 2547 fps 40300 cup Maximum 25.0 grain (C) 2869 fps 51500 cup
82 GR. Berger Ballistic Tip Target Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.375" Starting 18.4 grain 2392 fps 44440 psi Maximum 19.9 grain 2554 fps 52100 psi
82 GR. Berger Ballistic Tip Target AR2206H .224" 2.375" Starting 18.9 grain 2448 fps 46500 psi Maximum 20.4 grain 2585 fps 52700 psi
82 GR. Berger Ballistic Tip Target AR2208 .224" 2.375" Starting 20.0 grain 2417 fps 44000 psi Maximum 21.5 grain 2590 fps 52800 psi
90 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail Bench Mark 8208 .224" 2.380" Starting 18.0 grain 2270 fps 45600 psi Maximum 19.6 grain 2419 fps 52800 psi
90 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2206H .224" 2.380" Starting 20.0 grain 2352 fps 47500 psi Maximum 21.5 grain 2481 fps 53500 psi
90 GR. Sierra Hollow Point Boat Tail AR2208 .224" 2.380" Starting 21.0 grain 2332 fps 46700 psi Maximum 22.3 grain (C) 2447 fps 52100 psi

C = Compressed Load, S = Subsonic Load, "-" = no data.

Relevant Bullet Acronyms

BT Ballistic Tip
FB Flat Base
FMJ Full Metal Jacket
HP Hollow Point
HPBT Hollow Point Boat Tail
LF Lead Free
MK Match King
SCIR Scirocco
SP Soft Point
TARG Target
TSX Triple Shock X
VG FB Varmint Grenade
VLD Very Low Drag

Relevant Brand Acronyms

BAR Barnes
BER Berger
HDY Hornady
NOS Nosler
SFIRE Sinterfire
SFT Swift
SIE Sierra
SPR Speer