.22 Caliber (.224) High Velocity 55 gr. SBT

In rifles chambering 22 caliber cartridges of moderate to large powder capacity, this famous bullet is perhaps the most efficient 22 caliber bullet available for varmints at long range or targets. The spitzer boat tail design provides exceptional accuracy and a flat trajectory. The high ballistic coefficient of this bullet provides less sensitivity to crosswinds and vertical winds and greater retained velocity and energy downrange. It is an excellent choice for most 22 centerfire cartridges but is at its best in the 22-250, 220 Swift, and similar high-velocity cartridges. For target shooting purposes this 55 grain spitzer boat tail has been surpassed by the heavier MatchKing bullets in 22 caliber, but in many rifles it delivers match-grade accuracy.


For handguns, because it has the Sierra high velocity construction, this bullet is too "hard" to be recommended for hunting applications. However, it features the famous Sierra accuracy and is certainly an excellent choice for long-range accuracy under all conditions. If a boat tail bullet with extremely high accuracy fits your needs for target shooting, then this bullet should be your choice.

Dia. (inches) Weight (grains) Sectional Density Ballistic Coefficients and Velocity Ranges
0.224 55 .157 .250 @ 3000 fps and above
.245 between 3000 and 2000 fps
.235 @ 2000 fps and below

Price: $22.86
Stock Code: 1365
100 bullets
Status: BackOrdered - Out of Stock
This product is currently out of stock, but available on backorder
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*Sierra Bullets does not sell any loaded ammunition. What you are purchasing are bullets only and will need to be loaded into ammunition in order to be fired from a firearm. Prices, specifications and availability are subject to change without notice. We reserve the right to correct typographic, photographic and/or descriptive errors.

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Mark A of Dry Ridge, Kentucky February 23, 2015
I was able to get great accuracy with H 4895 out of my .22-250 savage 12 fvss 26" barrel - 5/16" 3 shot groups at 100 yards @ 3610 fps. Good penetration on coyotes- killed one at 200 yards the other day and bullet performance was excellent.
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Tom I of Barons , Canada November 15, 2014
This bullet gets smaller groups in my 22 250 than any other 55 grain bullet from Spear, Hornaday or Nosler.
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Erik D of Idaho Falls, Idaho August 12, 2014
I have been using this bullet in the 223 for 30 years. It is accurate, deadly and dependable. A must have bullet.
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Doug E of Libby, Montana July 9, 2014
Best bullet I have ever shot out of my 22-250. 5 shot group at 1/4 moa at 200. Great for coyotes deer and antelope.
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Bob L of Atlanta, Georgia June 18, 2014
This bullet has made numerous kills with a 223 and 22-250. The 223 is good out to 550 yards and the 22-250 750 yards. I hope that you never stop making this product.
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Stephen J of Castle Fraser, Scotland January 28, 2014
This bullet is both accurate and expands reliably in the .222 Rem that I use to shoot Roe Deer. Giving excellent knock down power, the bullet kills cleanly with minimal meat damage, it has rapidly become my round of choice when stalking Roe in woodland margins, where shooting distances are normally under 120 yards.
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