.300 AAC Blackout
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|.300 AAC Blackout|
|All information listed assumes Standard FMJ (Reg/SP/FMJ)|
|Cost per round||4.00|
|Weight per round (units)||0.02|
|Quantity (retail box/bulk can)||20 / 500|
|Primer type||Small rifle|
|Powder type||Rifle powder|
|Projectile type||.308, 125 grain|
|Cost per case||0.793|
|Standard load (SP)||238 pwdr|
|Cold load (-P)||214 pwdr|
|Hot load (+P)||N/A pwdr|
|Super load (+P+)||N/A pwdr|
|Real world information|
|Ref. barrel length (inches)||14.5 (AR-15 .300 carbine)|
|Muzzle velocity||674 m/s (2211 ft/s)|
|Muzzle energy||1840 Joule (1357 ft-lbf)|
|Country of origin||United States|
.300 AAC Blackout is a type of ammunition for firearms. It is classified as a (R)ifle caliber.
.300 AAC Blackout is pronounced three hundred A-A-C Blackout.
This caliber may also be known as .300 Blackout, .300 BLK, or 7.62x35mm.
This is one of the so-called rare calibers. Although there is 1 base weapon chambered in this caliber, that weapon is not a retail weapon; they must be obtained through special means.
- Honey Badger (Specs-docs only)
Barrel length groups
The reference barrel length belongs to the group listed in italics.
|Group name||Barrel length range||Damage multiplier|
|Subcarbine||Up to 11"||0.9x|
|Carbine||11.1" - 16.5"||1.0x|
|Rifle||16.6" - 20.9"||1.1x|
|Precision||21" and up||1.15x|
The following brands and projectile types are available in retail:
|Brand name||Composition||Available projectile types|
|Standard||Reg/SP|| FMJ (1.0x)|
|Reduced Velocity||Reg/-P||FMJ (0.9x)|
The multipliers listed correspond to the value multipliers to cost of ammunition provided by powder type, pressure level, and projectile type. They are included on this table as a convenience, in order to tell at a glance the cost of a given brand and projectile combination.
|Availability of .300 AAC Blackout as a Customs family chambering:|
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