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 = ...
If you are new to shotguns understanding what type of gun to buy, and which
gauge to choose, for your survival needs can be difficult. Here is a basic rundown
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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.
Jun 23, 2016 ... The gauge of a shotgun was originally the number of round balls just big enough
to fit the gun's bore that could be cast from 1 pound of lead.
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 ...
Home Defense Shotgun Ammunition Gauges. Shotgun sizes have always been
measured in a way that confuses most everybody. You would think that the "12" ...
Jan 4, 2011 ... How do you choose the right shotgun gauge for hunting? Layne Simpson gives a
quick rundown of each option.