The gauge of a firearm is a unit of measurement used to express the diameter of
the barrel. ... Therefore, an n-gauge shotgun or n-bore rifle has a bore diameter (
in inches) of approximately. d n = ...
Nov 20, 2014 ... There are many different shotgun bore sizes or “gauges” (much like rifle and
pistol caliber size), and gauges of differing shell length, and all can ...
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Nov 2, 2014 ... The shotgun world is a mess of old standards & notations, and nowhere is this
more evident than the way we define bore diameters. Just about ...
Shotgun sizes have always been measured in a somewhat roundabout way. You
would think that the "12" in a 12-gauge shotgun corresponds to some linear ...
Shotgun Bore Diameters. Most of this data was taken from the World Almanac
and Book of Facts 1996; a reader contributed the data for 24-, 28-, and 32-gauge.
Thus, the 10-gauge shotgun is larger than the 12-gauge, which is larger than the
20-gauge. While there are many different sizes, or gauges, of shotguns, the two ...
Shotgun ammunition is measured in gauge rather than in caliber and because
shotguns are very versatile firearms, ammunition manufactured for them comes in
Oct 28, 2015 ... So if you are tired of picking too many pellets out of your ruffed grouse after
shooting it with your 12 gauge, or watching them fly off after dusting ...
Aug 20, 2013 ... The 16 is the most logical of all the gauges. Its bore diameter is .662-inch, almost
exactly two-thirds of an inch. A 16-gauge lead ball weighs ...