Everyone wants the best terminal ballistics on their hunting rounds. Deer Season XP, Copper Impact’s solid copper bullet combines Winchester’s extensive experience into a product engineered specifically for deer hunters. The Extreme Point, copper-solid bullet features an oversized impact diameter. The larger impact diameter means more impact trauma, better energy transfer and larger wound cavities for faster knockdown.

The solid-copper bullet design offers improved weight retention for deeper penetration and a red, reinforced polymer tip for product differentiation from standard Deer Season XP loads. Additional features of this bullet include a streamlined ballistic profile and boattail for flat trajectory, a hollow nose cavity for lethal, terminal performance and a solid-copper construction for maximum retained weight and energy transfer.

Deer Season XP® Copper Impact™ rifle ammunition provides devastating terminal performance on deer with increased weight retention and deeper penetration. It will be available in 20-round boxes and can be used in areas that require lead-free ammunition.

Initial caliber offerings

  • .243 Win.                   85 gr.
  • .270 Win.                   130 gr.
  • .308 Win.                   150 gr.
  • .30-06 Springfield     150 gr.
  • .300 Win. Mag.          150 gr.

“With Deer Season XP Copper Impact, Winchester continues its longstanding tradition of creating innovative ammunition that meets the needs of hunters and shooters,” said Matt Campbell, vice president of marketing and sales for Winchester Ammunition.

The new loads will begin shipping June 2018.  Check with your favorite retailer for these exciting new additions to the Deer Season lineup.


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