Ultramax 168gr BTHP Remanufactured – Test Results

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Manufacturer: UltraMax

Date Fired: 26 April 2008
Time Test Began: 0903
Range: Deer Creek Shooting Complex
Wind: 1-3 MPH
Temperature: 34° F
Elevation: 3200′ ASL
Lot Number: 08007010605

Factory Velocity: 2680 fps
Product Number: 308R5
Purchase Price: $18.40 USD
Bullet Used: 168gr Sierra HPBT Matchking
Ballistic Coefficient: .447

Remington 700 SPS-V/P Test Results
Average Velocity Standard Deviation Extreme Spread Accuracy w/flyers Accuracy no flyers Best Group
2684 fps 25.69 70 .683″ .683″ .522″
  • Standard deviations and extreme spread was fairly high
  • Velocity was almost exactly the published velocity from Ultramax
  • Decent accuracy for low cost remanufactured ammo
  • Lake City Brass

 

Tactical Operations Bravo-51 Test Results
Average Velocity Standard Deviation Extreme Spread Accuracy w/flyers Accuracy no flyers Best Group
2679 fps 31.68 91 .692″ .692″ .305″
  • Standard deviation and extreme spread was even worse than the 700P
  • Showed good accuracy except one ugly group with no called flyers.
  • Velocity almost exactly the published velocity.

NOTE: “Accuracy with flyers” includes the raw averages including groups where the shooter called a bad shot before rechecking the placement of that shot. The “average without flyers” is the average group size with those “flyer” groups not added in.