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The .223 Rem loaded with the 4.5 g (69gr) Scenar match bullet

The .223 Rem is one of the most common centerfire rifle cartridges in the world and in the U.S. it is especially popular among varmint hunters and 3-gun sport shooters. This caliber offers tremendous versatility, thanks to a very wide selection of bullet types and weights.

.223 Rem / 4.5 g (69gr) Scenar

Caliber

.223 Rem.

Product no.

4315011

Bullet

Scenar

Bullet Code

GB541

Bullet type

Open Tip Match

Bullet weight

4.5 g (69 gr)

Muzzle velocity

850 m/s (2790 fps)

Purpose

Tactical, Target

Twist rate

1-9''

BC G1

0.341

BC G7

0.171

Velocity [m/s][fps]
Energy [J][ft.-lbs.]
Crosswind drift [mm]Crosswind drift [in] (sidewind 4 m/s)(sidewind 13 fps)
Trajectory [mm][inch]
Impact point above or below line of sight (Scope 40 mm above bore line)Impact point above or below line of sight (Scope 1.6 in above bore line)
Metric chart
0 m 100 m 200 m 300 m 600 m 800 m 1000 m 1200 m 1500 m
850 762 680 604 405
1626 1307 1042 821 369
0 26 108 258 1251
Rifle sighted in at 100 m 200 m 300 m 600 m 800 m 1000 m 1200 m 1500 m
100 0 -129 -469 -3445
300 156 184 0 -2506
600 574 1020 1253 0
Test barrel length [mm]: 510
Imperial chart
0 yd 100 yd 200 yd 300 yd 600 yd 800 yd 1000 yd 1200 yd 1500 yd
2789 2525 2277 2044 1430
1199 983 800 644 315
0 4 8 39
Rifle sighted in at 100 yd 200 yd 300 yd 600 yd 800 yd 1000 yd 1200 yd 1500 yd
100 0 -4 -14 -105
300 5 6 0 -81
600 19 33 41 0
Test barrel length [mm]: 20