Ammo stockpile post shtf


#21

Approximate Ammunition Weight
(Corrections and additions appreciated)

9mm Luger
115gr JHP
Rounds per pound: 38.10
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 2.63

1000 = 26.3 lbs.

.45ACP
230gr Ball
Rounds per pound: 21.33
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 4.69

1000 = 47 lbs.

.22 LR
36gr PHP
Rounds per pound: 133.33
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 0.75

1000 = 7.5 lbs.

.223/5.56X45
(milsurp) 63gr
Rounds per pound: 37.21
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 2.69

1000 = 27 lbs.

.308 Winchester
168gr BTHP
Rounds per pound: 18.67
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 5.35

1000 = 53.5 lbs.

7.62X39
Steel Case 122gr FMJ
Rounds per pound:27.59
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 3.63

1000 = 36.3 lbs.

12GA 2 3/4" Slug
Rounds per pound: 10.53
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 9.50

1000 = 95 lbs.

12GA 2 3/4"00 [Buckshot]
9 Pellet
Rounds per pound: 9.76
Weight per 100 rounds (lbs): 10.25

1000 = 102.5 lbs.

FAT 50 cal. ammo can = 7 lbs.
50 cal. ammo can = 5.6 lbs.
30 cal. ammo can = 3.8 lbs.


#22

Good info! Thank you.


#23