Rifle Ammunition

243 Win. Sierra® GameKing® Boat-Tail Soft Point

The Sierra® GameKing® bullet in the Federal Premium® Vital•Shok® line has a high ballistic coefficient and boat-tail design that flatten its trajectory, while the jacketed lead core delivers rapid expansion and energy release. It’s an excellent long-range bullet choice for virtually any medium or big game species in North America.

PART # Use Caliber Bullet Weight Grains Muzzle Velocity Bullet Style BALLISTIC COEFFICIENT Brand Reviews

P243C

Medium Game 243 Win. 100 2960 Sierra® GameKing® Boat-Tail Soft Point 0.43 Vital•Shok® Sierra® GameKing® Boat-Tail SP

Velocity in Feet per Second

Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
2960 2741 2533 2334 2145 1964


Energy in Foot Pounds

Muzzle 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
1945 1669 1425 1210 1021 856


Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 MPH)

100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
0.7 2.9 6.7 12.6 20.4


Wind Drift in Inches (at 10 MPH Crosswind)

Average Range

50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y
-0.2 -3.1 -11.7


Trajectory for a 100 yards zero with a sight height of 1.5 inches.

Long Range

50 Y 100 Y 200 Y 300 Y 400 Y 500 Y
0.6 1.6 -7.0 -20.4 -41.3


Trajectory for a 200 yards zero with a sight height of 1.5 inches.

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