SIG SAUER Adds 243 Win, 30-06 Springfield to Elite Hunting Ammo Line

SIG SAUER Adds 243 Win, 30-06 Springfield to Elite Hunting Ammo Line

SIG SAUER, Inc. adds .243 Win. and .30-06 Springfield loads to its premium-grade, Elite Hunting ammunition line. These Copper Game rounds feature an all-copper bullet that delivers deep penetration and consistent 1.8x diameter expansion. 

The 80gr .243 Win. Copper Game round has a muzzle velocity of 3,425 fps and muzzle energy of 2,084 ft-lbs, making it an excellent load for hunting deer, antelope & coyotes.

The 150gr .30-06 Springfield round has a muzzle velocity of 2,920 fps and muzzle energy of 2,841 ft-lbs and is an effective, hard-hitting round for hunting hogs, whitetail and mule deer. 

“SIG SAUER Elite Hunting ammunition is known for its long-range accuracy and effectiveness in the field and our customers – dealers and hunters alike – continue to ask for additional offerings in this line,” said Brad Criner, Senior Director, Brand Management and Business Development, SIG SAUER Ammunition. “At SIG, we are committed to developing the highest quality, best on-target performing products across a broad spectrum of end-uses including hunting, match, range and carry ammo, plus component products.” 


SIG Elite Hunting cartridges use premium, high-quality powders & primers for minimum velocity variation and maximum bullet expansion. Perfected for easy feeding, with an optimized nose geometry and nickel-plated casings, Elite Hunting rounds deliver reliable performance and long-range accuracy.


SIG Elite Hunting Copper Game ammunition is currently available in:


  • 60gr 223 Rem
  • 80gr 243 Win
  • 120gr 300BLK
  • 120gr 6.5 Creedmoor
  • 150gr 30-06 SPRG
  • 150gr 308 Win
  • 165gr 300 Win Mag

The SIG SAUER Elite Hunting Copper Game loads in 243 Win and 30-06 Springfield are now available for purchase at the sigsauer.com/store.

For more information, visit sigsauer.com/ammunition.


 
 
 

Recommended for You

This will be the first of many investigative reports about the NRA by Firearms News. 2nd Amendment

Firearms News Investigates the NRA: Part 1

Nedd Scott - July 18, 2019

This will be the first of many investigative reports about the NRA by Firearms News.

Ontario Chief Firearms Officer, Dwight Peer, spoke with TheGunBlog.ca about the Canada-wide surge in buying AR-15 target rifles. 2nd Amendment

Ontario, Canada Chief Firearms Officer Comments on AR-15 Buying Surge and Gun Licensing

TheGunBlog.ca - July 16, 2019

Ontario Chief Firearms Officer, Dwight Peer, spoke with TheGunBlog.ca about the Canada-wide...

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. introduced three models of the Ruger American Rimfire rifle with Go Wild Camo I-M Brush stock and bronze Cerakote finish. Rifles

Ruger American Rimfire with Go Wild Camo I-M Brush Stock

Ruger Firearms - July 10, 2019

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. introduced three models of the Ruger American Rimfire rifle with...

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Shooting the 20mm Lahti

Shooting the 20mm Lahti

David Fortier had the chance to fire the Lahti L-39 while filming the 2018 season of Guns&AmmoTV while on location at DriveTanks.com.

New handguns from Smith & Wesson

New handguns from Smith & Wesson

The Performance Center's M&P380 Shield EZ pistol features ported barrel, flat face trigger and tuned action.

Performance Center M&P Shield M2.0

Performance Center M&P Shield M2.0

From Smith & Wesson, the M&P Shield M2.0 is a great option for a carry gun with optics option.

See more Popular Videos

Trending Stories

This will be the first of many investigative reports about the NRA by Firearms News. 2nd Amendment

Firearms News Investigates the NRA: Part 1

Nedd Scott - July 18, 2019

This will be the first of many investigative reports about the NRA by Firearms News.

No one can restore receptivity to another Trump term with these disaffected gun owners but the president himself. 2nd Amendment

2020 is Trump's to Blow with Gun Owners

David Codrea - July 09, 2019

No one can restore receptivity to another Trump term with these disaffected gun owners but the...

The last of Germany's infamous Elefant tank destroyers. Historical

World War II German Elefant Tank Destroyers

Neal S Shera - July 12, 2019

The last of Germany's infamous Elefant tank destroyers.

See More Stories

More Ammo

Magnum Research, Inc, maker of the world-renowned Desert Eagle pistol, announces the launch of the new 429 DE pistol cartridge. Ammo

Magnum Research Introduces New 429 DE Pistol Cartridge

Monica Arnold; Blue August PR - November 13, 2018

Magnum Research, Inc, maker of the world-renowned Desert Eagle pistol, announces the launch of...

The NRA's Shooting Illustrated magazine recently honored Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep with its Golden Bullseye Award for 2019 Ammunition Product of the Year. Ammo

Hydra-Shok Deep Takes 2019 Golden Bullseye Award

Vista Outdoor Pressroom - May 01, 2019

The NRA's Shooting Illustrated magazine recently honored Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep with...

Norma's new .22 Mag is designed to deliver exceptional accuracy and punishing results out of this popular rimfire caliber. Ammo

Norma Unveils New Jacketed Hollow Point in .22 Mag

Murray Road Agency - January 31, 2019

Norma's new .22 Mag is designed to deliver exceptional accuracy and punishing results out of...

See More Ammo

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW OUR CURRENT ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

×