“The Bulletsmiths” from Sierra seem to have a new 243 caliber (6 mm) bullet incoming.
Someone, most likely an avid reloader, noticed that Midway USA were listing the new bullet as “in stock soon”.
You can find the link here.
Sierra MatchKing Bullets 243 Caliber, 6mm (243 Diameter) 110 Grain Hollow Point Boat Tail.
What makes this bullet special is its low drag, Sierra claim a G1 Ballistic Coefficient (BC) of 0.617.
There’s no information about G7 BC yet.
Below: high speed, low drag
The facts below are according to Midway.
|Grain Weight||110 Grains|
|Bullet Style||Jacketed Hollow Point Boat Tail|
|Bullet Caliber||6mm, 243 Caliber|
|Recommended Twist Rate||1 in 7″ or Faster|
Prices from Midway are as follows:
You can find more information over at AccurateShooter.com.