For example, a small-bore rifle with a diameter of 0.22 inches can be called a .22
... groove measurements are common in cartridge designations originating in ...
I should also point out that the term “caliber” is nothing more than the size of the
bullet. For most handgun rounds, the number is the diameter, in inches, of the ...
May 14, 2014 ... Obviously the caliber has to match that of the rifle that you plan to use. ... The
construction of a bullet will depend on the size of game being ...
Sep 10, 2012 ... Best Handgun Calibers and Rounds for Self Defense. 371 12 201 ...... 1st set of
measurements were taken at the muzzle/2nd set at 50 yards.
Remember that a rifled barrel actually has two diameters; the smaller diameter measured to the lands of the rifling is known as the bore diameter, and the larger diameter measured to the deepest portion of the rifling grooves is known as the groove diameter. It is ofte... More »
Mar 2, 2011 ... ... between them. Bullet caliber refers to the size, or diameter of the bullet. ... First,
this page is about bullet caliber, not gun caliber. I make that ...
Oct 19, 2010 ... Why the emphasis on size? Because when it comes to a handgun caliber you
need every bit of performance you can get. Still, there is always ...
Selection of a specific caliber for self defense is a function of a variety of factors,
including size and weight of the associated gun, recoil tolerance of the shooter ...
Oct 10, 2011 ... Understanding Gun Jargon: Calibers and Gauges ... wanted to handload his .30-
30, and the clerk gave him bullets that were .308-inch in size.
9mm Parabellum is the most common pistol caliber. ... is much more important
than the bullet size or energy. Ad.