SIG SAUER Awarded U.S. Army Contract To Supply .300 Win Mag Sniper Ammunition

SIG issued a news release on January 10, 2020 announcing that the U.S. Army Contracting Command had selected SIG for a $10 million contract to supply the Army with MK 248 MOD 1 and MOD 0 .300 Win Mag ammunition for use in U.S. Military sniper rifles. The ammunition will be produced by SIG at the companies ammunition manufacturing facility in Jacksonville, Arkansas.

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Does anyone know the military headstamp 3 letter identifier for SIG?

Maybe " SIG "? :-)

It will be interesting to see if SIG uses their proprietary lighter weight composite cartridge case for the contract.

Brian

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