SIG Sauer recently announced the newest addition to its Elite Match ammunition line, .30-06 Win Open Tip Match (OTM). Also, the loading includes a 175-grain Sierra MatchKing bullet and delivers a 2,700 fps muzzle velocity. Meanwhile, the cartridge delivers a muzzle energy of 2,833 ft.-lbs.
SIG Elite Match 30-06 OTM Features
“Our 30-06 Springfield Elite Match load is designed to excel in today’s modern firearms as well as older rifles such as the M1 Garand and delivers the accuracy and reliability shooters have come to expect from SIG SAUER Elite Ammunition,” said Brad Criner, Senior Director, Brand Management and Business Development, SIG SAUER Ammunition. “Given the resurgence in popularity of the M1 Garand and numerous vintage rifle matches being held across the country, there is significant demand for this cartridge.”
SIG Sauer Elite Match ammunition features a temperature-stable propellant, according to SIG. Further, it delivers consistent muzzle velocity in all weather conditions. Additionally, SIG claims its premium-quality primers ensure minimum velocity variations. Also, the company optimizes shell case metallurgy in the Elite Match OTM cartridge to yield consistent bullet retention round to round, according to SIG.
SIG manufacturers all of its ammunition in the company’s state-of-the-art facility in Jacksonville, Arkansas. Further, SIG electro-mechanically monitors all components to ensure geometric conformity and charge weight consistency, according to SIG.
For more information, visit sigsauer.com/ammunition.