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Posted: 12/21/2005 12:17:10 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/21/2005 12:23:41 PM EST by EPOCH96]
Been buying it up at Academy for the last few weeks. Usually it all marked WCC 05 with the NATO cross.

But today, I noticed that several boxes were a mixture of the usually headstamps and some other headstamp with the W C C spaced way out and NO nato cross Plus those rounds had red primer sealant where the normal headstamped rounds didn't? So I didn't buy any today.

Is it all M193 spec? Or is that a mixture of the value pack rounds of 223 not 5.56?

EPOCH (stumped)

Link Posted: 12/21/2005 12:23:07 PM EST
It's all 5.56. Most of the brass has a NATO stamp because it is used for M855 as well. WCC with no NATO stamp is still 5.56, they just weren't going to use that brass for M855.
Link Posted: 12/21/2005 12:46:16 PM EST
The sports athority in Mckinney off of 75 had about 20 + boxes as 5.00 a box.
I only mess with XM193 or WWB, if you were looking to grab some up.
Link Posted: 12/21/2005 1:37:31 PM EST
i bought a few boxes from sports authority and they were all mixed. some had the nato stamp and some didn't. they all shot well though. i don't have a chrono or anything but i'm pretty sure it's all the same.
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