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For the civilian variant, see .308 caliber round.
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This is a lore summary, presenting intradiegetic or in-universe information about the subject. For game characteristics and similar data, consult the table on the right.
Game-specific articles
Fallout 27.62mm
FO Tactics7.62mm
Van Buren7.62mm
Fallout 4: NW7.62 round

The 7.62mm round is a type of ammunition in Fallout 2, the Fallout 4 add-on Nuka-World, Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel and would have appeared in Van Buren.


The 7.62x51mm NATO bullet (or 7.62x39mm bullet in Nuka-World) consists of a gilding metal jacket and a lead antimony slug. It is a boat-tailed bullet (rear of bullet is tapered) and weighs 173 grains. The tip of the bullet is not colored. The base of the cartridge is stamped with the year of manufacture and a circle that has vertical and horizontal lines, sectioning it into quarters. Its spread (accuracy standard) for a 10-shot group is no more than 12 inches at 550 meters.




Ammunition. Caliber 7.62mm.