2023 Editor’s Choice Award – Federal Premium Gold Medal Center Strike Ammo

Federal Premium Gold Medal Center Strike Ammo

We first showed you the new line from Federal in On Target’s annual AR Issue, and since then, we’ve been launching it downrange with very impressive results. First off. don’t let the news of Vista selling off its ammunition brands frighten you; the brand is as strong as ever and will continue cranking out premium ammunition at a breathtaking rate while simultaneously releasing new and improved products along the way. Need an example? How about an improvement to the industry benchmark of factory-produced match-grade ammunition? Yes, none other than its line of Gold Metal Match. Federal Premium’s Editors’ Choice Award-winning Gold Medal CenterStrike ammunition leverages a proprietary open tip match design, sleek profile, and extremely tight specifications for the ultimate long-range accuracy and consistency. This new Gold Medal flavor is now available in 168 and 175-grain 308 Win., 140-grain 6.5 Creedmoor, and 77-grain .223 Rem.

These hard-hitting, match-accurate bullets stand apart thanks to their high ballistic coefficient and precision-built OTM projectiles, holding Federal’s tightest specs for accuracy, pressure, and velocity. The performance gain is undeniable, so if you need the best-performing, most precise factory-loaded ammunition available, these new loads are worth a very hard look (from $37.99 per box of 20). For more information contact Federal Premium; Tel.: (800) 379-1732; Web: www.federalpremium.com — Chris Mudgett