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American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds

Item # 436490
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Key Features

  • Full Metal Jacket Boat-Tail

  • An affordable option for the target board

  • 100 rounds per box


Our Price   $59.99

Availability: In Stock

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Product Description
American Eagle Centerfire Rifle Ammo is very suitable for precision practice and an affordable option for the target board. You'll enjoy the accuracy you experience with American Eagle rifle loads. 223 Rem (5.56 x 45mm). Full Metal Jacket Boat-Tail. 55 grains. 100 rounds per box.
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Specifications
Caliber .223 Rem
Bullet Weight 55 gr.
Bullet Type FMJ
Muzzle Velocity 3250 fps
Quantity 100

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Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds
 
4.5

(based on 76 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (45)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Accuracy (32)
  • Easy to use (16)
  • Easy storage (8)
  • Compact (6)
  • Safe (6)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (5)

Best Uses

  • Target practice (34)
  • Shooting ranges (30)
  • Outdoors (13)
  • Home protection (9)
  • Hunting (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (26), Enthusiast (25), Advanced (21), Home owner (15), Hunter / fisherman (14)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (71)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Brand aummunition at excellent pricing

I love to shoot in competition and aquire usefull knowledge.

I love to shoot in competition and aquire usefull knowledge.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Ammo

I bought this ammo as it was on sale for $45 per 100 box, instead of the usual $60, for my Sig Sauer 516 that is a 5.56 nato rifle. I was advised...Read complete review

I bought this ammo as it was on sale for $45 per 100 box, instead of the usual $60, for my Sig Sauer 516 that is a 5.56 nato rifle. I was advised by several persons at Gander that this American Eagle .223 would be just fine to fire using my weapon. I purchased 7 boxes, 700 rounds, of this ammo so I really hope that it will be okay with my Sig 5.56 as I plan on using it for the MSR course offered at Gander. I cannot give it an evaluation at this time as I have never fired the ammo through my Sig.

Reviewed by 76 customers

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5.0

FEDERAL American Eagle .223 Ammo

By wvmtnhog

from Charleston, WV

About Me Professional

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact Design
  • Easy Storage
  • Easy To Use
  • Safe

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds:

      I have always used this particular ammo. It is great for target practice and hunting! Great price for a great Ammo!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      American Eagle .223 Rem. Ammo

      By wvmtnhog

      from Charleston, WV

      About Me Professional

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compact Design
      • Easy Storage
      • Easy To Use
      • Safe
      • Waterproof

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds:

          Have purchased this ammo in the past and it has always been reliable!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Great ammo

          By Db

          from Charlotte,nc

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds:

              Great ammo to take to the range at a great price

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Federal Ammo

              By Eddie

              from Raleigh NC

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              • Great Ammo

              Cons

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                  Comments about Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds:

                  Great Product!

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  Great Price...Fast Shipping

                  By Rick

                  from North Carolina

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                        Comments about Federal Premium American Eagle .223 Rem Ammunition, 100-rounds:

                        Great Product....Great Price

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                        • No

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                        4 Questions | 12 Answers
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                        • Q:

                          can .223 and 5.62 cal. be used in the same gun
                          gun only list one size, gun shops cant agree.
                          Asked on 8/30/2013 by n/a from taneytown, md.

                          0 answers

                        • Q:

                          What is boat-tail?
                          Asked on 4/5/2011 by Anonymous

                          2 answers

                          • A:

                            Its the shape of the actual bullet its self. It tapers off at the back end so it will fly better and its more arrow dynamic. It is supposed to make it more accurate at longer distance.

                            Answered on 2/22/2012 by BIGN from Whiteland IN
                          • A:

                            boat-tail refers to the shape of the bullet at the base thats the part inside the shell casing. With a boattail bullet there is a taper at that end giving the bullet a higher BC which is most easily put better aerodynamics so you get less resistance. This means you get less drop over a distance then a bullet that has straight walls down to the base.

                            Answered on 4/5/2012 by hintz1987 from wisconsin rapids, wi
                        • Q:

                          Brass or steel?
                          Asked on 12/5/2010 by Anonymous

                          7 answers

                          • A:

                            Brass

                            Answered on 1/14/2011 by Noob from Noob
                          • A:

                            Brass.

                            Answered on 2/10/2011 by RFNK from Columbus, IN
                          • A:

                            This is brass-cased ammo, boxer-primed, and reloadable

                            Answered on 1/31/2011 by Vascular Guy from Indianapolis, IN
                          • A:

                            Brass. Really good stuff

                            Answered on 2/5/2011 by ReloaderRob from Longwood, Fl
                          • A:

                            This product is Brass.

                            Answered on 2/11/2011 by wannabhunter from Lubbock
                          • A:

                            brass

                            Answered on 2/14/2011 by pphil from LA
                          • A:

                            Brass cases.

                            Answered on 3/28/2011 by DrDoom from Mason, MI
                        • Q:

                          is this brass?
                          Asked on 12/5/2010 by darkion from cary,nc

                          3 answers

                          • A:

                            Yes!

                            Answered on 2/5/2011 by ReloaderRob from Longwood, Fl
                          • A:

                            Brass casing.

                            Answered on 2/24/2011 by Robert from Upper Midwest
                          • A:

                            Yes, brass cases and boxer primers.

                            Answered on 3/28/2011 by DrDoom from Mason, MI
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