303 British Ammo

.303 British ammunition (also known as 7.7x56mmR) was the Commonwealth counterpart to the .30-06 Springfield before both were replaced by the 7.62 NATO cartridge in military use. Notable guns chambered for this caliber include the Lee-Enfield series of rifles as well as the Vickers and Bren machine guns. Due to its excellent accuracy potential, many hunters still use the ".303 Brit" with soft point loads.

A typical .303 British load fires a 150-180 grain soft point bullet at a muzzle velocity of around 2,500-2,770 feet per second. Most major manufacturers still produce ammunition in this caliber for hunting deer and other midsize game.

The .303 makes an excellent range load as well, with affordable FMJ ammunition available from Sellier & Bellot, Prvi Partizan, and Remington UMC, among others. You'll find a good in-stock assortment for sale here at Widener's so take a look below.

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  1. Wolf Military Classic 303 British 174 Grain FMJ – 280 Rounds

    $119.85

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    Manufacturer Wolf
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 174 Grain
    Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)
    Use Type plinking at the range
    Casing Type Steel
    Quantity 280
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU MC303
    Primer Type Berdan
    UPC Barcode 645611451386

    If you shoot a lot of .303 British at the range, grab this 280 round case of FMJ ammunition from Wolf. These cartridges deliver cost-effective performance for target use thanks to their economical steel cases.

    Each cartridge fires a heavy 174 grain full metal jacket bullet. In rifles like the Lee-Enfield, this ammo delivers reliable performance and good accuracy.

    These cartridges are made in Russia using non-corrosive Berdan primers and non-reloadable steel cases; the cases are polymer-coated for optimal cycling.

  2. Wolf Military Classic 303 British 174 Grain FMJ – 20 Rounds

    $13.25

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    Manufacturer Wolf
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 174 grain
    Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)
    Use Type plinking at the range
    Casing Type Steel
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU MC303
    Primer Type Berdan
    UPC Barcode 645611451379

    Shooting your .303 British rifles doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg. Use this Wolf ammunition at the range and save big!

    Each cartridge in this box of 20 fires a 174 grain full metal jacket bullet. The cases are made of polymer-coated steel and use non-corrosive Berdan primers.

    This ammo is made in Russia; due to its steel components, it has magnetic properties and may not be suitable for some shooting ranges.

    Customer Reviews

    I have some and it shoots pretty damn well...although mine is Wolf LVE with copper coated bimetal cases...???? G

    It is a bunch a fun for this kinda $$$$...I have a No 1 Mk III and a No 4/2* as well and a No.5*....and a proud owner of a No 4/2* LEO Shamrock..not military..last ones made in 55 for Law enforcement. !!!

    Review by AMG (Posted on 12/19/16)

  3. Prvi Partizan 303 British Blank (Extended Case) - 675 Rounds

    $374.00

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    Manufacturer Prvi Partizan
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight Not Applicable
    Bullet Type Blanks
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 675
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU PP3.7
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 8605003807131
    Cost Per Round 55.4¢ per round

    Whether you're making a Great War movie or simply want to make a lot of noise with your Enfield rifle without actually shooting anything, these .303 British cartridges from Prvi Partizan will get the job done.

    This ammunition features specially crimped extended cases with wadding to retain the powder charge.

    Prvi Partizan ammunition is loaded in Uzice, Serbia using non-corrosive Boxer primers.

    This ammo was designed for less-than-lethal use, however, this ammo could still cause serious injury or death under certain uses and scenarios. One such scenario is using it in close proximity to your target. Be sure to handle a shotgun, rifle or pistol that is loaded with less-than-lethal ammunition in the same way you would any other.

  4. Sellier & Bellot 303 British 180 Grain FMJ - 20 Rounds

    $17.80

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    Manufacturer Sellier & Bellot
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 180 Grain
    Bullet Type Full Metal Jacket (FMJ)
    Use Type plinking at the range
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU SB303A
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 754908510351
    Cost Per Round 89.0¢ per round

    Try this ammunition from Sellier & Bellot with your Enfield or other .303 British rifle and enjoy accurate performance at the range at a reasonable price.

    These cartridges use a relatively heavy bullet and make a good stand-in for more expensive hunting loads designed for large game. Each round fires a 180 grain full metal jacket projectile at a muzzle velocity of 2,438 feet per second.

    S&B ammo is loaded in the Czech Republic using non-corrosive Boxer primers and brass cases. The company is part of CBC, which also owns the MEN and Magtech brands.

  5. Sellier & Bellot 303 British 180 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    $20.45

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    Manufacturer Sellier & Bellot
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 180 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU SB303C
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 754908511709
    Cost Per Round $1.02 per round

    Hunters will appreciate the strong penetration and long-range accuracy of this .303 British ammunition from Sellier & Bellot. These cartridges come in boxes of 20 and fire a soft point bullet designed to expand without excessive fragmentation.

    Each round fires a 180 grain projectile at 2,382 feet per second. The heavy bullet makes this ammo particularly effective against tougher or larger animals.

    Sellier & Bellot ammo is made in the Czech Republic and uses non-corrosive primers and reloadable brass cases. S&B is one of the oldest ammo brands in the world and currently operates as part of CBC, the same company that makes Magtech and MEN ammunition.

  6. Hornady 303 British 150 Grain InterLock Spire SP – 20 Rounds

    $26.00

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    Manufacturer Hornady
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 150 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU 8225
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 090255382259
    Cost Per Round $1.30 per round

    Developed in the United Kingdom in 1888, the 303 British has been used in countless conflicts including both world wars and as recently as the war in Afghanistan. With fantastic power, amazing reliability, and great accuracy, this round is just what you need for hunting and long range target shooting.

    Hornady has been around since 1949, manufacturing high quality projectiles and finished ammunition. Located in Grand Island, Nebraska, all of Hornady's products are made in the USA.

    Firing at 2685 feet per second, these 150 grain InterLock Spire soft point projectiles hit with massive power and deliver reliable, controlled expansion. Each bullet is pressed into a reloadable boxer primed brass casing. Designed specifically for better range, accuracy, and a flatter trajectory, these rounds are exactly what you need for your next hunting trip!

  7. Federal Power-Shok 303 British 180 Grain SP - 20 Rounds

    Federal Power-Shok 303 British 180 Grain SP - 20 Rounds

    $29.85

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    Manufacturer Federal
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 180 Grain
    Bullet Type Jacketed Soft-Point (JSP)
    Use Type hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU 303AS
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 029465091422
    Cost Per Round $1.49 per round

    20 rounds of Federal 303 British ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 180 Grain Jacketed Soft-Point (JSP) bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for hunting big game, hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

  8. Federal Power-Shok 303 British 150 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    Federal Power-Shok 303 British 150 Grain SP – 20 Rounds

    $30.00

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    Manufacturer Federal
    Condition New
    Bullet Weight 150 Grain
    Bullet Type Soft-Point (SP)
    Use Type hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer
    Casing Type Brass
    Quantity 20
    Ammo Caliber 303 British
    Manufacturer SKU 303B
    Primer Type Boxer
    UPC Barcode 029465085940
    Cost Per Round $1.50 per round

    20 rounds of Federal 303 British ammo that'll have your gun firing for a while and your face smiling for even longer! The Boxer primer, 150 Grain Soft-Point (SP) bullet and Brass cases on these New rounds make for the perfect companion for hunting boar, hunting whitetail deer. Pick up some rounds today and you'll get fast shipping along with Widener's world class service.

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