Lapua Introduces 3rd Generation Naturalis

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posted on February 16, 2016
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Lapua has taken their time-proven Naturalis design, and refined it to the next level. They have enhanced the long range performance by streamlining the newer designs for better aerodynamics, and by extending the velocities over which the bullets will reliably expand. The mushrooming of the bullet starts immediately on impact. Hunters will be happy to note that the expansion process is started by a polymer valve at the tip of the bullet, leading the bullet to expand symmetrically and without fragmentation.

In the redesigned versions, Lapua has successfully lowered the velocity threshold for consistent expansion by roughly 100 FPS, meaning more reliable performance at greater ranges than ever before. And all this with the typical weight retention of nearly 100 percent of the bullet’s unfired weight. This gives you longer range, and confidence in your bullet’s performance, perfect for competitive shooters. Naturalis bullets are lead-free.

The 3rd generation Naturalis is available as bullets for handloaders, or in Lapua factory ammo. See below for the full list:

  • 243 Winchester, 90 gr. Naturalis
  • 6.5x47 Lapua, 140 gr. Naturalis
  • 6.5x55 SE, 140 gr. Naturalis
  • 7x64, 155 gr. Naturalis
  • 7x65R, 155 gr. Naturalis
  • 308 Winchester, 170 gr. Naturalis
  • 30-06 Springfield, 170 gr. Naturalis
  • 8x57 IS, 180 gr. Naturalis
  • 8x57 IRS, 180 gr. Naturalis
  • 338 Lapua Magnum, 231 gr. Naturalis
  • 9.3x62, 250 gr. Naturalis

Learn more at naturalis.lapua.com.

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