PPU M1 Garand Ammo, .30-06 Springfield, FMJ: Prvi Partizan has been a top Serbian munitions manufacturer since 1928. All their ammunition passes rigorous inspection processes and is made to the highest standards of quality. Plus, you’ll receive and Ammo Can for ease of transport and storage.
- Non-corrosive, boxer primed
- Brass case
PPU M1 Garand Ammo Key Specifications
- Item Number: 677561
- Mfg. Number: PP3006GMC
- UPC Number: 8605003813743
- Caliber: .30-06 Springfield
- Bullet Weight: 150 grain
- Bullet Style: Full Metal Jacket
- Muzzle Velocity: 2,723 FPS
- Muzzle Energy: 2,499 ft.-lbs.
- Case Type: Brass
- Primer Type: Boxer primed, reloadable
- Corrosive: No
- Rounds: 500 with Can
The .30-06 Springfield cartridge (“thirty-ought-six”), 7.62×63mm in metric notation, also .30 Gov’t ’06 by Winchester, the United States Army introduced it in 1906 and it was later standard; it was in use until the late 1970s. The “.30” refers to the caliber of the bullet in inches. The “06” refers to the year the they created the cartridge, 1906. It replaced the .30-03, 6mm Lee Navy, and .30-40 Krag cartridges. The .30-06 remained the U.S. Army’s primary rifle and machine gun cartridge for nearly 50 years before they replaced it with the 7.62×51mm NATO and 5.56×45mm NATO, both of which remain in current U.S. and NATO service. It remains a very popular sporting round, with all major manufacturers producing the ammunition.