.30-06 Brass

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$29.99 /50 count

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Part #: 12340
Description

The US Army introduced the .30-06 in 1906. The “.30” refers to .30 inches bullet caliber. “06” is for its launch in 1906. Its introduction replaced the 30-03, 6mm Lee Navy and the .30—40 Krag cartridges. The .30-06 was the U.S. Army’s primary rifle and machine gun cartridge for almost 50 years. It was replaced by the 7.62 x 31 mm NATO and 5.56 x 45 mm NATO. Today, the .30-06 remains a popular sporting round.

SAAMI Specifications
  • Type: Rifle
  • Date of Origin: 1906
  • Case Type: Rimless, Bottleneck 
  • Neck Diameter: .340 in (8.6 mm)
  • Shoulder Diameter: .441 in (11.2mm)
  • Base Diameter: .471 in (12.0 mm)
  • Case Length: 2.494 in (63.3 mm)
  • Primer Type: Large Rifle
  • Max Pressue: 60,200 psi (415 MPa)