|Bullet Weight||55 Grain|
|Bullet Type||Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)|
|Use Type||Range Training|
|Muzzle Velocity (fps)||3165|
|Muzzle Energy (ft lbs)||1223|
|Cost Per Round||39.0¢ per round|
Independence, owned and operated by ATK, contracted with IMI (Israel Military Industries) to produce additional 5.56x45mm to help bridge the gap with the current shortage. IMI is Israel's government run military production facility tasked with producing ammunition for the Israeli army. IMI's ammunition is put to the test everyday in the hotbed of Mideast turmoil.
Each round is brass-cased, boxer-primed, non-corrosive, and reloadable.
The XM193 bullets sport a boat-tailed design for improved long-range accuracy and ballistics performance. This projectile has a lead core, copper jacket, and is non-magnetic. These rounds feature a water resistant lacquer applied to seal the primer and case mouth.