Winchester Green Tip M855


Winchester Green Tip M855 Penetrator, 5.56x45mm NATO, FMJ, 62 Grain, 500 Rounds, Slight Blemish

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Winchester M855 Green Tip is a type of ammunition that is commonly used in the military and law enforcement. The M855 is a 5.56x45mm cartridge that is designed for use in AR-15-style rifles and other firearms that accept this cartridge. Winchester Green Tip M855

The “green tip” refers to the fact that the bullet tip is painted green. This is done to make the bullet easier to see if it gets stuck or lodged in a barrel, as well as to help identify it as ammunition that should not be handled by non-authorized personnel.

Winchester M855 Green Tip is designed to provide reliable and consistent performance in a variety of situations. It is made from high-quality components and is subject to rigorous testing to ensure its accuracy, reliability, and safety.

It is important to handle the Winchester M855 Green Tip with care and respect, following all safety guidelines and protocols. This includes proper storage, handling, and disposal of the ammunition to ensure the safe and responsible use of firearms.

It is also important to note that the use of Winchester M855 Green Tip is subject to regulations and laws, and that it should only be used as per the manufacturer’s instructions and local laws. Additionally, it is important to be aware of the potential risks and responsibilities that come with owning a firearm, and to follow all safety guidelines and regulations to ensure the safe and responsible use of firearms.


Winchester Green Tip M855 Penetrator, 5.56x45mm NATO, FMJ, 62 Grain, 500 Rounds, Slight Blemish

What is special about 556 green tip ammo?
Whether you recently purchased your first AR platform rifle or have been shooting for quite some time, chances are you have probably heard the phrase “green tip ammo.” This popular 5.56 cartridge is also sometimes referred to as a “penetrator round” due to its 62-grain projectile, partially steel core, and enhanced 

What is Winchester M855 green tip ammo?

Winchester 5.56 Full Metal Jacket 62 gr. Centerfire Rifle Ammo delivers a muzzle velocity of 3,060 ft/s, and we have bulk ammo options available for high-volume shooters. Stay on target and dominate the competition while using Winchester 5.56x45mm NATO FMJ 62 gr. Rifle Ammunition. M855 is often called “green tip” ammo.

What is a M855 Green Tip?

These rounds, commonly known as “green tip” rounds because of their color coding, are designed for use with the AR platform in the popular caliber of 5.56. However, if you haven’t heard already, the ATF is withdrawing these rounds from the civilian market citing their armor piercing capabilities.

What is M855 good for?

If penetrating barriers or engaging targets out past 100 yards is your primary concern, the M855 will likely perform better for you. However, the M193 is probably a better choice for hunting, as it fragments more easily and causes more terminal effects in the intended target and an ethical kill.

Is M855 good for self defense?

M855 is useful in other situations such as punching through cover and concealment, but its utility in those situations means it’s not the best 5.56 ammo to use inside the home. This brings us to the last two rounds in our test, the 55 grain M193 and the 69 grain Fiocchi.


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