.25 Caliber (.257) 117 gr. SBT

The 117 grain #1630 Spitzer Boat Tail GameKing bullet has a jacket produced by Sierra's unique four-station jacket draw process. This process produces jackets with maximum concentricity and uniformity together with uniform taper dimensions, resulting in bullets with extraordinary accuracy, dependable expansion, and deep penetration on medium game. The 117 grain #1630 bullet is best when ranges of shots are 200 to 500 yards.

Dia. (inches) Weight (grains) Sectional Density Ballistic Coefficients and Velocity Ranges
0.257 117 .253 .410 @ 2500 fps and above
.403 between 2500 and 1800 fps
.370 @ 1800 fps and below

Price: $33.44
Stock Code: 1630
100 bullets
Status: BackOrdered - Out of Stock
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Mark H of Gallup, New Mexico January 25, 2015
I've been using this bullet for more than 25 years and consistently get 2 inch or less groups at 400 yards. This bullet really hits hard, I've made one shot kills at slightly over 700 yards.
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Guy G of Aylmer , Ontario , Canada January 23, 2015
I have been handloading this projectile for over 40 years in a 257 Roberts & 25-06 . Initially this Bullet had a listed BC. of .434 & now lists as .410. This neglected caliber needs an upgraded bullet ! Lets see Sierra create a 120 or 125 gr. spitzer boatail with a BC of .500 or more. It would sure make the 25-06 competitive with the 6.5-.284 @ distances 500 yds & beyond.
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Dave S of calhan, Colorado January 12, 2015
Excellent Bullet, in my .257 Roberts this bullet is pinpoint accurate (under .5") and absolute death on Mule Deer and Antelope. Longest shot was 326 yards one shot kill on a huge Mule Deer buck. Have not recovered a bullet all bullets exited the animal.
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Boyd O of Douglastown Que, Canada January 26, 2014
Match grade accuracy in a quality hunting bullet
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