5.56 NATO

Many rifles chambered in 5.56 NATO are not realizing their full potential because they are shooting 223 Rem ammo. To get all the performance your 5.56 NATO can deliver, you need a Hornady® high octane 5.56 NATO load.

Your 5.56 NATO chambered rifle was designed to take advantage of the higher pressure of the 5.56 NATO cartridge — which translates to higher velocity, higher energy and harder-hitting performance.

Grain BC Part # Box Count Compare
SEE DETAILS 55 gr. GMX® TAP® BARRIER™ 0.245 81255 20
SEE DETAILS 62 gr. TAP® BARRIER™ 0.264 8125N 20
SEE DETAILS 70 gr. GMX® TAP® BARRIER™ 0.350 81265 20
SEE DETAILS 75 gr. BTHP T2 TAP® 0.355 8126N 20
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