Sig Sauer releases Elite Hunter Tipped Ammunition

09/24/19 5:24 AM | by


(Photo: Sig Sauer)


The Sig Sauer Elite Hunter Tipped Ammo is the latest series to hit the Sig Sauer lineup. (Photo: Sig Sauer)

Sig Sauer adds to its ammo lineup introducing the new Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition with offerings in .243 Win, 6mm Creedmoor, 6.5 Creedmoor, .260 Rem, .270 Win, .308 Win, 30-06 Springfield and .300 Win Mag.

Sig says the Elite Hunter Tipped series brings “unmatched long-range accuracy” to the hunting realm delivering expansion and deep penetration. The cartridges opt for a yellow-tipped, lead-alloy bullet featuring an enhanced boat tail design. Additionally, the nickel-plated design brings a concentric, blackened jacket which improves expansion.

“Our new Elite Hunter Tipped line of premium rifle ammunition is designed and engineered to be a devastating game load with exceptional long-range accuracy and performance,” said Brad Criner of Sig Sauer Ammunition. “Sig Elite Hunter Tipped ammunition delivers superior downrange energy and massive expansion for a clean kill whether you are hunting whitetail, mule deer, antelope, elk, predators or a variety of other game species.”

The Elite Hunter Tipped line will include the following calibers and grains:

  • 90gr 243 Win
  • 100gr 6mm Creedmoor
  • 130gr 6.5 Creedmoor
  • 130gr 260 Rem
  • 140gr 270 Win
  • 165gr 308 Win
  • 165gr 30-06 Springfield
  • 180gr 300 Win Mag

While you’re shopping for Sig ammo, make sure to check out to snap up a hunting rifle or two to go with those new loads.


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