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.223 REM / 5.56x45 NATO

.223/5.56x45 Rifle Brass

 

These are the various selections of all .223/5.56 Once Fired Range brass we have to offer in a variety of quantities and grades.  Once Fired .223 Commercial only, 5.56 Lake City, 5.56 Mixed Head-Stamp, Nickel Plated .223/5.56 inventories are updated regularly as we receive them.

New to .223/5.56 reloading?  Here is some useful information that could help determine what type of brass you need:

There are a few things to know about .223 brass but all variations are desirable in their own right.  NOTE: Specifications may vary by manufacturer, please do your own research on your rifle prior to reloading.

The differences between .223 brass and 5.56x45 (specifically NATO mil-spec) brass is a variation in the thickness of the brass wall as well as the throat length (Leade) of the casing to compensate for higher pressure loads.  The 5.56 will have a longer leade than its .223 REM comparable and this is reflected in how both 5.56 and .223 rifles are chambered.  Note: 5.56 rounds can only be chambered in rifles designed to shoot 5.56x45 casings. While .223 REM ammunition can also be fired through a 5.56 rifle, the small extra space created from the 5.56 Leade chamber will cause a very slight loss in pressure but is not dangerous to fire.

Attention should be given to the type of casings you are reloading.  Each .223 REM and 5.56x45/NATO Military casing has specific reload data for each type of round.  Please check for the specifics of your rifle and make sure you are loading and firing under the correct reloading specifications as to avoid damage to your rifle.

You will also encounter a larger percentage of crimped primers in 5.56 rifle casings (typical among military rounds).  This does not guarantee all .223 REM (commercial) rounds will not have a crimped primer pocket, but the likelihood is far less as compared to ordering mixed .223/5.56 casings or 5.56 NATO (military casings).  You must Swage all crimped primer pockets prior to seating a new primer.  *SWAGING is a process that flattens out crimped primer pockets so that a new primer can be seated.  Various manufacturers sell both swaging bench punches as well as swaging dies for this purpose.

Please Contact Us with any additional questions.  Those unfamiliar with loading rifle casings should educate themselves on all safe reloading methods and practices prior to reloading in order to avoid injury or possible damage to equipment.

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.223/5.56 200+
 
.223/5.56 500+
 
.223/5.56 1000+
.223/5.56 200+
 
.223/5.56 500+
 
.223/5.56 1000+
Our Price:$11.70
Market price: $14.00, save 16%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 
Our Price:$28.00
Market price: $45.00, save 38%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$53.50
Market price: $90.00, save 41%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

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.223/5.56 2000+
 
.223/5.56 6000+
 
.223/5.56 10000+
.223/5.56 2000+
 
.223/5.56 6000+
 
.223/5.56 10000+
Our Price:$102.00
Market price: $175.00, save 42%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$291.00
Market price: $510.00, save 43%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$460.00
Market price: $825.00, save 44%

Mixed Commercial and Military Headstamps All Yellow Brass

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

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.223 REM Commerical 200+
 
.223 REM Commerical 500+
 
.223 REM Commerical 1000+
.223 REM Commerical 200+
 
.223 REM Commerical 500+
 
.223 REM Commerical 1000+
Our Price:$19.00

Commercial Headstamps Only All Yellow Brass

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$46.25

Commercial Head Stamps Only All Yellow Brass

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 

 
Our Price:$90.00

Commercial Headstamps Only All Yellow Brass

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

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.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 200+
 
.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 500+
 
.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 1000+
.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 200+
 
.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 500+
 
.223 REM Commercial Processed Brass - 1000+
Our Price:$28.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Commercial Headstamps

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

 
Our Price:$68.75

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Commercial Headstamps

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

 
Our Price:$135.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Commercial Headstamps

Some Commercial rounds DO contain crimped primers.

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Qty (from 1 to 7)
 
Qty (from 1 to 5)
 
 
 
.223 REM Commercial NICKEL - 100+
 
.223 REM Commercial NICKEL - 500+
 
5.56 NATO 200+
.223 REM Commercial NICKEL - 100+
 
.223 REM Commercial NICKEL - 500+
 
5.56 NATO 200+
Our Price:$10.25

All Nickel Plated Casings

Mixed Commercial Headstamps.

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available*

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$50.00

All Nickel Plated Casings

Mixed Commercial Headstamps.

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available*

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$19.00

Mixed Military Headstamps

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

Qty Out of stock
 
Qty Out of stock
 
Qty (from 1 to 45)
 
 
 
5.56 NATO 500+
 
5.56 NATO 1000+
 
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 200+
5.56 NATO 500+
 
5.56 NATO 1000+
 
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 200+
Our Price:$46.25

Mixed Military Headstamps

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 
Our Price:$90.00

Mixed Military Headstamps

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 
Our Price:$28.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military Headstamps

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Qty (from 1 to 17)
 
 
 
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 500+
 
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 1000+
 
5.56 NATO NICKEL - 100+
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 500+
 
5.56 NATO Processed Brass - 1000+
 
5.56 NATO NICKEL - 100+
Our Price:$68.75

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military Headstamps

 
Our Price:$135.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military Headstamps

 
Our Price:$14.00

All Nickel Plated Casings

Mixed NATO Headstamps.

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available*

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

Qty (from 1 to 8)
 
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5.56 LAKE CITY 200+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY 500+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY 1000+
5.56 LAKE CITY 200+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY 500+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY 1000+
Our Price:$19.00

Lake City Brass - All Yellow Brass Casings

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$46.25

5.56 NATO Lake City  - All Yellow Brass Casings

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$90.00

5.56 NATO Lake City  - All Yellow Brass Casings

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available* 

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

Qty (from 1 to 40)
 
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Qty (from 1 to 12)
 
 
 
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 200+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 500+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 1000+
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 200+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 500+
 
5.56 LAKE CITY Processed - 1000+
Our Price:$28.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Lake City Mixed Years

 
Our Price:$68.75

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Lake City Mixed Years

 
Our Price:$135.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Lake City Mixed Years

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.223/5.56 Processed - 500+
 
.223/5.56 Processed - 1000+
 
.223/5.56 Processed - 2200+
.223/5.56 Processed - 500+
 
.223/5.56 Processed - 1000+
 
.223/5.56 Processed - 2200+
Our Price:$53.75

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military and Commercial Headstamps and Years

 
Our Price:$105.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military and Commercial Headstamps and Years

 
Our Price:$231.00

Resized, Swaged, Deprimed, Trimmed, and Polished.  Cases are NOT Reamed.

Case Length Between: 1.740 - 1.760

Headstamp: Mixed Military and Commercial Headstamps and Years

Qty Out of stock
 
Qty Out of stock
 
Qty Out of stock
 
 
 
5.56 Lake City NICKEL - 100+
 
.223/5.56 55 Gal. 40,000+
 
.270 WIN R-P 55 Gal. 18,000+
5.56 Lake City NICKEL - 100+
 
.223/5.56 55 Gal. 40,000+
 
.270 WIN R-P 55 Gal. 18,000+
Our Price:$15.00

All Nickel Plated Casings

Mixed Lake City Headstamps.

These are NOT Processed casings, but Processing option is available.

*Optional Tumble Polish Available*

Need .223/5.56 Projectiles?

HORNADY 5.56 CAL 55gr FMJ 500 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 100 ct.

.223 CAL 62gr FMJ Projectiles 500 ct.

 

 
Our Price:$1740.00

.223 fired brass (roughly 35% commerical and 65% military HS), approximately 40,000 casings.

 

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

 

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

 
Our Price:$6300.00

.270 WIN REMINGTON-PETERS (R-P) Certified Once-Fired Test Brass - 18,000+ casings

All Remington Peters (and some BARNES) headstamps.  All boxer primer.  This has brass has been pressure checked and some has never been shot. 

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

**DISCLAIMER:  Some of the Remington-Peters Rifle brass has a circular mark just beneath the case neck which is an impression left by the piston hole ring attachment that pressure checks the brass.  We had samples sent in and tested to ensure that it DOES NOT compromise the integrity of the brass.  To our understanding, it is purely a cosmetic issue and not one that affects the quality of the brass.   It is not on all of the casings, only some of them.  However, if you experience any issues with them please feel free to contact us and we will make it right.**

Qty (from 1 to 3)
 
Qty (from 1 to 9)
 
Qty (from 1 to 2)
 
 
 
.30-06 SPRG R-P 55 Gal. 18,000+
 
.30-30 Win R-P 55 Gal. 25,000+
 
.308 LAKE CITY (7.62x51mm) 55 Gal. 21,000+
.30-06 SPRG R-P 55 Gal. 18,000+
 
.30-30 Win R-P 55 Gal. 25,000+
 
.308 LAKE CITY (7.62x51mm) 55 Gal. 21,000+
Our Price:$6300.00

.30-06 SPRINGFIELD REMINGTON-PETERS (R-P) Certified Once-Fired Test Brass - 18,000+ casings

All Remington Peters (and some BARNES) headstamps.  All boxer primer.  This has brass has been pressure checked and some has never been shot. 

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

**DISCLAIMER:  Some of the Remington-Peters Rifle brass has a circular mark just beneath the case neck which is an impression left by the piston hole ring attachment that pressure checks the brass.  We had samples sent in and tested to ensure that it DOES NOT compromise the integrity of the brass.  To our understanding, it is purely a cosmetic issue and not one that affects the quality of the brass.   It is not on all of the casings, only some of them.  However, if you experience any issues with them please feel free to contact us and we will make it right.**

 
Our Price:$7250.00

.30-30 WIN REMINGTON-PETERS (R-P) Certified Once-Fired Test Brass - 25,000+ casings

All Remington Peters (and some BARNES) headstamps.  All boxer primer.  This has brass has been pressure checked and some has never been shot. 

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

**DISCLAIMER:  Some of the Remington-Peters Rifle brass has a circular mark just beneath the case neck which is an impression left by the piston hole ring attachment that pressure checks the brass.  We had samples sent in and tested to ensure that it DOES NOT compromise the integrity of the brass.  To our understanding, it is purely a cosmetic issue and not one that affects the quality of the brass.   It is not on all of the casings, only some of them.  However, if you experience any issues with them please feel free to contact us and we will make it right.**

 
Our Price:$2940.00

.308 LAKE CITY (7.62x51mm) 21,000+ casings

All L.C. headstamps.  All boxer primer.

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

Qty (from 1 to 2)
 
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Qty (from 1 to 2)
 
 
 
.308 NATO (7.62x51mm) 55 Gal. 21,000+
.308 NATO (7.62x51mm) 55 Gal. 21,000+
Our Price:$2730.00

.308 NATO (7.62x51mm) 21,000+ casings

Mixed Military Headstamps.  All boxer primer.

55 Gallon drums are shipped by a carrier of the buyer's choice (price shown does not include shipping). Deeper Discount for multiple drum orders may apply.

*NOTE*  SALE PRICE DETERMINES SUBTOTAL PRIOR TO SHIPPING COSTS.  THE BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ARRANGING AND PAYMENT OF FREIGHT FOR SHIPMENT. 

Qty (from 1 to 2)
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