Question:Can the Federal Gold Medal 7.62x51mm 175 Gr. Sierra Matchking Hollow Point ammunition (GM762M2) be safely used in a new CMP M1 Garand re-barreled in 308?
Response:Hi Kenneth, it should feed just fine, however please reach out to Federal directly and inquire. We will also forward your request to them and update you as soon as they respond. Thank you for buying ammo online at Target Sports USA.
Question:When referencing an AR10 SS 24" barrel, and an M1A 22" SS barrel; is there "one" round that will perform "GREAT" in each gun? OR do you recommend two different rounds and weights. Which one/one's, please expound. Thanks.
Response:Hi Richard, We are not Sniper experts here at TargetSportsUSA.com. Sorry we cannot be more help, however we would advise you to visit a forum called forum.snipershide.com and you will find lots of useful information there. Thank you for buying 7.62x51mm ammo online at TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:Can this GM 762M2 ammo be used in a Ruger SR762 and can this GM762M2 ammo be used in a Remington 700 308?
Response:Ho Joel, YES Federal Gold Medal 7.62x51mm NATO Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point ammunition can be used in your SR762 and Remington 700 Rifle. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:I forgot to ask them about the new GM762M2 loaded with BERGER bullets.
Response:Hi Rick, let us know if you do find some more information about the new Federal 308 Winchester Match Grade ammunition loaded with Berger bullets. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:I contacted FEDERAL with these same questions I'm seeing here. their response was. GM308M2 175gr is loaded to SAAMI specs. GM762M2 and M118LR are identical loads to military specs. They also said that usually the GM762M2 was slightly more accurate.
Response:Hi Rick, thank you very much for this information, I am sure that many will appreciate this explanation about the Federal Match Grade 308 Winchester ammunition coming directly from Federal. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:I have and shot a Ruger Precision Rifle(308) and have been shooting the Federal Gold Medal 308 Winchester ammo 175 grn Sierra Match King Hollow Point.
Can I shot Federal Gold Match 7,62x51mm Ammo 175 grn Sierra Match King Hollow Point out of this rifle. Thank you.
Response:Yes you can, the only difference between the two rounds is the brass casing. The GM762M2 Federal Gold Medal 7.62x51mm Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point ammunition features a brass casing that is made in the Lake City plant versus their Minnesota plant. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:Is this ammo magnetic or is it range friendly? TIA
Response:Federal Gold Medal 7.62x51mm Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point ammunition features a non-magnetic 175 grain Jacketed Hollow Point. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:How does this GM762M2 compare to XM118?
Response:Both Federal GM762M2 Gold Medal 7.62x51mm Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point ammunition and the Federal XM119LR are great sniper/long distance rounds, however your rifle configuration would probably prefer one over the other. We would suggest to try both in small quantity order and depending on the outcome place an bulk ammo order with TargetSportsUSA.com. Thank you for visiting Target Sports USA.
Question:Is it Okay to shoot this ammo in a Rem 700 so's tactical 308?
Response:Federal GM762M2 Gold Medal 7.62x51mm Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point is safe to use in a Remington 308 Winchester Rifle. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com
Question:what is different from the GM308M2
Response:The main difference between the GM762M2 and the GM308M2 is that the GM762M2 Federal GM762M2 Gold Medal 7.62x51mm Ammo 175 Grain Sierra MatchKing Hollow Point is loaded with M80 brass casings and optimized to feed better into semi-automatic AR rifle platforms, where as the GM308M2 is more of a bolt action rifle ammo round. Thank you for visiting TargetSportsUSA.com