.338 CALIBER 215 GR. SBT

.338 CALIBER 215 GR. SBT

These bullets have been designed for the 338 Winchester Magnum cartridge. Controlled, but reliable expansion and deep penetration are assured by a heavy double-tapered jacket and hard core. The Sierra Spitzer Boat Tail shape assures a flat trajectory, minimum wind sensitivity and precise accuracy at long range for both bullets. The 215 grain #2610 has been designed as a higher-velocity, lighter bullet for the 338 Winchester Magnum, although it is considered light for the 340 Weatherby Magnum. This bullet is suitable for medium through elk-sized game. The #2610 bullet will reliably withstand 338 Winchester Magnum velocities. Shooters using the 338-06 or similar cartridge must keep loads with the 215 grain #2610 bullet near maximum velocity levels for reliable expansion. Hunting rifles have shown extraordinary accuracy with this bullet in spite of the robust recoil of maximum loads.

$34.87

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SKU: 2610 Categories: , , Tag:
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Additional information

Weight 1.6 lbs
Diameter (inches)

0.338

Weight (grains)

215 Gr.

Sectional Density

0.269

Ballistic Coefficients and Velocity Ranges

.485 @ 2000 fps and above .473 between 2000 and 1600 fps .460 @ 1600 fps and below

Box Count

50 Bullets