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260 Rem. Sierra® MatchKing® Boat-Tail Hollow Point

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PART # Use Caliber Bullet Weight Grains Muzzle Velocity Bullet Style BALLISTIC COEFFICIENT Brand Reviews

GM260M

Target Shooting, Training, Practice 260 Rem. 142 2750 Sierra® MatchKing® Boat-Tail Hollow Point 0.595 Gold Medal® Sierra® MatchKing®

Velocity in Feet per Second

Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
2750 2598 2452 2310 2172 2040


Energy in Foot Pounds

Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
2384 2128 1895 1682 1488 1312


Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 MPH)

100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
0.6 2.2 5.2 9.7 15.5


Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 MPH Crosswind)

Average Range

50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y
-0.1 -3.6 -13.0


Trajectory for a 100 yards zero with a sight height of 1.5 inches.

Long Range

50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
0.8 1.8 -7.6 -21.8 -43.3


Trajectory for a 200 yards zero with a sight height of 1.5 inches.

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