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8mm Mauser German WWII 178gr FMJ Surplus Ammo, SmK Steel Core, 15rd Box.
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Original WW2 German 8mm (aka 7.92x57 or 8x57) 178gr AP FMJ ammo. This is German military surplus ammo from World War II, made in 1943 by HLB (Metallwarenfabrik Treuenbrietzen G.m.b.H., Werk Selterhof, Germany.) It is marked S.m.K (Spitzgeschoss mit Kern) which is "pointed bullet with core" indicating steel core armor piercing. It has the lacquered steel case, and a corrosive primer. Comes in 15rd boxes. (20 boxes come in a 300rd sleeve.) Good ammo in nice condition, however just due to age, some misfires may be encountered.

ATTENTION: All ammunition requires an adult signature over 21 upon delivery, no exceptions.
Cannot ship ammo to Alaska, Hawaii, or US Territories.

The following locations have ammunition restrictions.
If you are in Illinois a FOID card must on file before we will ship.
If you are in New Jersey a FPID card must on file before we will ship handgun ammo.
If you are in California we will only ship to a C&R holder with COE, an FFL dealer, or to a licensed Ammo Vendor.
If you are in Los Angeles City, Chicago, Cook County IL, or New York State we will only ship to an FFL dealer.
If you are in Massachusetts or Washington, DC no ammo delivers.
If you are in Connecticut a State permit, certificate, or FFL is required.

⚠ WARNING: This product can expose you to lead which is known to the State of California to cause Cancer and Reproductive Harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Weight: 1.50

Condition: New

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Total Reviews: 17

by Date Added: Saturday November 20, 2021
For being made during WWII, this ammo still fires and will go through steel plate. As the older powder is corrosive, ensure a cleaning of your barrel is done after shooting it.

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 stars!]
by Date Added: Tuesday November 16, 2021
First of all I would like to thank the folks at J&G sales for excellent shipping communication and early arrival of product. I had done my homework on this ammunition before I purchased so I pretty much knew what to expect in terms of performance. I can only speak of personal performance. For test purposes I use two 3/8 " steel plates welded together and placed them at approx. 100 yards . Using my M48 Mauser which I sporterized and used a Vortex scope I was able to punch through a thickness 3/4 " total about the size of a nickel coin. I believe the ammo is rated for .55" inches of steel at 300 meters. I did not go beyond the 100 yards as I was more than pleased at that point. I fired 5 shells from the first box and did not encounter any misfires or malfunctions with the lot I tested. What you may encounter should be similar but may vary. So the obvious question to ask is would you buy more of the same or recommend others to spend there hard earned cash. Yes indeed I would. As always , do your own homework before purchasing. Good luck and safe hunting. J&G has yet to let me down on any of my past purchases.

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 stars!]
by Date Added: Sunday November 14, 2021
As advertised!

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 stars!]
by Date Added: Saturday November 13, 2021
Great looking ammo! Ammo and box are in like new condition!

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 stars!]
by Date Added: Sunday October 03, 2021
I was a little nervous by the way the ammunition was boxed for shipping but upon opening the box the actual WWII 300 round cardboard container was in excellent shape. I purchased the 300 round (complete with original unopened cardboard box) for my collection of German WWII ammunition and have no plans of ever opening it.

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 stars!]
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