.303 British


Possibly the best known military cartridge in the world, the .303 British has also enjoyed great popularity as a sporting round. Now loaded again by Kynoch with its traditional 215 grain bullet it has brought about the revival of many fine sporting rifles.
BULLET
WEIGHT
IN
GRAINS
BARREL
LENGTH
IN
INCHES
PRESSURE
at 15°C in
tons per
sq. in.
MUZZLE
50 YARDS
100 YARDS
VELOCITY
Feet per
Second
ENERGY
Foot/lbs
VELOCITY
Feet per
Second
ENERGY
Foot/lbs
VELOCITY
Feet per
Second
ENERGY
Foot/lbs
215g SN
25"
17.5
2050
2007
1950
1817
1853
1641


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