Geco 30 06 SP 170 gr

Geco 30 06 SP 170 gr

Geco 30-06 SP 170 GR is a type of rifle cartridge designed for hunting and long-range shooting. The cartridge features a 170-grain projectile, which is a measure of its weight, and has a pointed soft point (SP) bullet, which is designed to expand upon impact with the target.

The Geco 30-06 SP 170 GR cartridge has a muzzle velocity of around 2,600 feet per second (fps) and a muzzle energy of approximately 2,800 foot-pounds (ft-lbs). This high velocity and energy make it a powerful cartridge that is suitable for taking down large game at longer ranges.

The cartridge is manufactured by Geco, a German company that has been producing high-quality ammunition since 1887. Geco ammunition is known for its reliability and accuracy, and the 30-06 SP 170 GR cartridge is no exception.

Overall, the Geco 30-06 SP 170 GR cartridge is an excellent choice for hunters and long-range shooters who require a powerful, accurate, and reliable cartridge for taking down large game.


Bullet Weight 170 grains
Bullet Type Pointed Soft Point (SP)
Cartridge Type Rifle
Muzzle Velocity 2,600 feet per second (fps)
Muzzle Energy 2,800 foot-pounds (ft-lbs)
Manufacturer Geco
Country of Origin Germany
Recommended Use Hunting, long-range shooting
Case Material Brass
Primer Type Boxer
Quantity per Box 20 rounds
Overall Length 3.34 inches
Bullet Diameter .308 inches
Cartridge Length 2.49 inches
Max Pressure 60,000 psi
Ballistic Coefficient 0.382

Note: The values in this table may vary depending on the specific lot of ammunition and the firearm used. It is always important to consult the manufacturer's recommendations and use safe and responsible practices when handling firearms and ammunition.

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