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Aguila's Many .22 Long Rifle Offerings

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Hey all, we here at True Shot Academy are going to go over a wide variety of the .22 Long Rifle ammunition offered by Aguila. The company is well-known for their ammunition offerings, particularly those of the rimfire variety. Our goal with this blog post is to showcase many of the popular .22 Long Rifle products offered by Aguila and highlight some of their traits. Without further ado, let’s talk Aguila .22 Long Rifle.

 

Who is Aguila?

Aguila was founded in 1961 and is a notable manufacturer of ammunition. Based in Mexico, the company is currently regarded as one of the largest producers of rimfire ammunition in the world. In addition to their wide range of .22 Long Rifle offerings, the company also produces a wide variety of centerfire ammunition and shotshells. The company also produces everything from general-purpose loadings to more specialty loadings for self-defense, match use, and suppressor use. Simply put, the company is well-known for a wide range of high quality offerings which appeal to shooters of all types.

 

Where is Aguila Ammunition Made?

As a Mexican company, Aguila manufactures a considerable amount of ammunition in Mexico. The Mexican-made ammunition is produced by Industrias Tecnos in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. The company also has a presence within the United States in the form of their Texas facility. An overwhelming majority of the ammunition bearing the Aguila name is produced in Mexico.

Aguila .22 Long Rifle
Aguila .22 Long Rifle

Aguila .22 Long Rifle Ammunition Offerings

As mentioned above, Aguila is on of the largest rimfire ammunition manufacturers in the world. As such, the produce a wide range of .22 Long Rifle ammunition. The sheer number of products offered by Aguila in this caliber may be confusing and overwhelming for some. Our goal here is to outline some of the traits and features of some of their most popular loadings.

 

Aguila 38 Grain CP-HP (1B220335)

This high velocity copper-plated hollow point (CP-HP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated lead hollow point projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,280 FPS, this loading is appropriate for plinking, target practice, and small game hunting. Small game and varmints in particular can be effectively dispatched by this loading due to its high velocity and tendency for hollow point projectiles to expand. The copper-plated projectiles aid in reducing lead buildup while also facilitating reliable feeding. This loading can be acquired in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 2,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain CPSP (1B220328)

This high velocity copper-plated solid point (CPSP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated solid point projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,255 FPS, this loading is appropriate for plinking, target practice, and small game hunting. Due to its solid point projectile, this offering from Aguila is truly a versatile and good general-purpose loading. The copper-plated projectiles aid in reducing lead buildup while also facilitating reliable feeding. This loading can be acquired in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 2,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain SVSP (1B220332)

This standard velocity solid point loading (SVSP) from Aguila features a lead projectile with a solid point. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,130 FPS, this loading is appropriate for plinking, target practice, and small game hunting. Due to its solid point projectile, this offering from Aguila is truly a versatile and good general-purpose loading. This loading can be had in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 2,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 30 Grain Super Maximum HP (1B220297)

This high velocity Super Maximum copper-plated hollow point (CPHP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated lead hollow point projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,700 FPS, this loading is appropriate for target practice, hunting, and competition use. Small game and varmints in particular can be effectively dispatched by this loading due to its high velocity and tendency for hollow point projectiles to expand. This loading can be had in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 1,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 38 Grain Super Extra CP-HP (1B221103/1B221118)

This high velocity copper-plated hollow point (CPHP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated lead hollow point projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,280 FPS, this loading is appropriate for plinking, target practice, and small game hunting. Small game and varmints in particular can be effectively dispatched by this loading due to its high velocity and tendency for hollow point projectiles to expand. The copper-plated projectiles aid in reducing lead buildup while also facilitating reliable feeding. This loading can be acquired in individual boxes of 50 rounds, bulk packs of 250 or 500 rounds, and in cases of 2,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain Super Extra CP-HVSP (1B221100/1B221115)

This copper plated high velocity soft point (CP-HVSP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated lead soft point projectile with a solid point. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,255 FPS, this loading is appropriate for plinking, target practice, and small game hunting. Due to its solid point projectile, this offering from Aguila is truly a versatile and good general-purpose loading. The copper-plated projectiles aid in reducing lead buildup while also facilitating reliable feeding. This loading can be acquired in individual boxes of 50 rounds, bulk packs of 250 or 500 rounds, and in cases of 2,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain Interceptor CP-HP (1B220321)

This high velocity copper-plated hollow point (CPSP) loading from Aguila features a copper-plated lead hollow point projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,470 FPS, this loading excels in general plinking use, hunting applications, and competition use. Small game and varmints in particular can be effectively dispatched by this loading due to its high velocity and tendency for hollow point projectiles to expand.  The copper-plated projectiles aid in reducing lead buildup while also facilitating reliable feeding. This loading can be had in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 1,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain Subsonic LSP (1B220269)

This subsonic lead solid point (LSP) loading from Aguila features a lead projectile with a solid point. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,025 FPS, this loading is most optimal for use with suppressors. The subsonic loading is purpose built to remain at subsonic velocities and a variety of firearms, making it easy for shooters to suppress effectively. Due to the subsonic nature of this loading, it may not reliably cycle in some semi-automatic firearms. The addition of a suppressor may aid in cycling due to increased back-pressure. This loading can be found in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 1,000 rounds.

 

Aguila 40 Grain Competition SP (1B220514)

This standard velocity soft point (SP) competition loading from Aguila features a lead projectile. Boasting a stated velocity of 1,080 FPS, this loading excels in general plinking use and competition use. Due to its solid point projectile, this offering from Aguila is truly a versatile and good general-purpose loading. The lower velocity of this loading may cause certain semi-automatic firearms to have issues when cycling this specific product. Certain semi-automatic firearms in .22 Long Rifle are pickier than others, it ultimately comes down to the host firearm. That being said, bolt action rifles and other manual action firearms will have zero issue running this loading. This loading can be had in the form of individual boxes of 50 rounds or in cases of 1,000 rounds.

Aguila Subsonic .22 Long Rifle
Aguila Subsonic .22 Long Rifle

Conclusion

At the end of the day, Aguila is one of the best-known .22 Long Rifle ammunition providers in the world. The wide variety of .22 Long Rifle loadings produced by the company appeal to many shooters. Whether they need something specific like the Super Maximum or subsonic loading, or a general purpose 38 grain or 40 grain loading, Aguila has it. We here at True Shot Ammo carry a wide variety of Aguila ammunition in addition to our expansive ammunition offerings. Whether you are after some rimfire ammunition from Aguila or something else, we have got you covered. As always, happy shooting.

 

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