|Bullet Weight||60 Grain|
|Bullet Type||Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)|
|Ammo Caliber||5.45x39 Russian|
|Muzzle Velocity (fps)||2936|
|Cost Per Round||23.3¢ per round|
These 5.45x39mm cartridges feature clean-burning Berdan primers, Full Metal Jacket (FMJ) projectiles, and cost-saving steel casings which are coated with a light film of polymer. The polymer coating protects the steel cases from rust while in storage but also serves as a buffer between casings and chamber walls; this reduces wear while increasing reliability by way of providing smoother feeding and ejection than bare steel. Each FMJ bullet weighs in a 60 grains which possesses steady recoil and ballistic characteristics similar to surplus ammunition.