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The 22 caliber, or 5.6mm caliber, is a small, extremely common size of ammunition, fitted to firearms with a bore diameter of 0.22 in (5.6 mm). [1]

33 relations: Air gun, Ammunition, AR-15 style rifle, Centerfire ammunition, Field target, Firearm, FN 5.7×28mm, Gauge (firearms), Hunter Field Target, Intermediate cartridge, Pellet (air gun), Rimfire ammunition, .22 Accelerator, .22 BB, .22 BR Remington, .22 CB, .22 Eargesplitten Loudenboomer, .22 Extra Long, .22 Hornet, .22 Long, .22 Long Rifle, .22 PPC, .22 Remington Jet, .22 Short, .22 Spitfire, .22 TCM, .22 Winchester Automatic, .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, .22 Winchester Rimfire, 22 (number), 5 mm caliber, 5.56×45mm NATO, 5.6×52mmR.

Air gun

An air gun (or airgun) is any kind of gun that launches projectiles pneumatically with compressed air or other gases that are pressurized mechanically without involving any chemical reactions, in contrast to a firearm, which relies on an exothermic chemical oxidation (deflagration) of combustible propellants to generate propulsive energy.

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Ammunition

Ammunition (informally ammo) is the material fired, scattered, dropped or detonated from any weapon.

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AR-15 style rifle

An AR-15 style rifle is a lightweight semi-automatic rifle based on the Colt AR-15 design.

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Centerfire ammunition

A centerfire cartridge is a cartridge with a primer located in the center of the cartridge case head.

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Field target

Field target is an outdoor air gun discipline originated by the National Air Rifle and Pistol Association in the United Kingdom in 1980.

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Firearm

A firearm is a portable gun (a barreled ranged weapon) that inflicts damage on targets by launching one or more projectiles driven by rapidly expanding high-pressure gas produced by exothermic combustion (deflagration) of propellant within an ammunition cartridge.

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FN 5.7×28mm

The FN 5.7×28mm (designated as the 5,7 × 28 by the C.I.P.) is a small-caliber, high-velocity smokeless powder rebated rim bottlenecked rifle cartridge designed and manufactured by FN Herstal in Belgium.

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Gauge (firearms)

The gauge of a firearm is a unit of measurement used to express the inner diameter (bore diameter) of the barrel.

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Hunter Field Target

Hunter field target (HFT) is a target shooting sport derived from the air gun disciplines of field target shooting and hunting.

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Intermediate cartridge

An intermediate cartridge is a rifle/carbine cartridge that is less powerful than typical full-power battle rifle cartridges (such as the.303 British, 7.62×54mmR, 7.92×57mm Mauser,.30-06 Springfield or 7.62×51mm NATO), but still has significantly longer effective range than pistol/personal defense weapon cartridges.

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Pellet (air gun)

A pellet is a non-spherical projectile designed to be shot from an air gun.

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Rimfire ammunition

Rimfire is a method of ignition for metallic firearm cartridges as well as the cartridges themselves.

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.22 Accelerator

The.22 Accelerator is a special loading of the.30-30,.308, and.30-06 cartridges that is manufactured by Remington.

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.22 BB

.22 BB Cap (Bulleted Breech Cap) is a variety of.22 caliber rimfire ammunition.

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.22 BR Remington

The.22 Bench Rest Remington cartridge, commonly referred to as the.22 BR Remington, is a wildcat cartridge commonly used in varmint hunting and benchrest shooting.

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.22 CB

.22 CB Cap (Conical Ball Cap) is a variety of.22 caliber rimfire ammunition which has a very small propellant charge (usually no gunpowder, just the primer), resulting in a low muzzle velocity of between 350 and 853 ft per second (107 and 260 m/s).

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.22 Eargesplitten Loudenboomer

.22 Eargesplitten Loudenboomer is a cartridge for a rifle.

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.22 Extra Long

The.22 Extra Long is a.22 in (5.6 mm) American rimfire rifle and handgun cartridge.

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.22 Hornet

The.22 Hornet or 5.6×35mmR is a varmint, small-game, predator, and competition centerfire rifle cartridge commercially introduced in 1930.

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.22 Long

.22 Long is a variety of.22 caliber (5.6 mm) rimfire ammunition.

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.22 Long Rifle

The.22 Long Rifle (metric designation: 5.6×15mmR) cartridge is a long-established variety of.22 caliber rimfire ammunition, and in terms of units sold is still by far the most common ammunition in the world today.

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.22 PPC

The 22 PPC is a centerfire rifle cartridge developed in 1974 by Dr.

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.22 Remington Jet

The.22 Remington Jet (also known as.22 Jet,.22 Center Fire Magnum, or.22 CFM)Barnes, p.148, ".22 Remington Jet".

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.22 Short

.22 Short is a variety of.22 caliber (5.6 mm) rimfire ammunition.

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.22 Spitfire

The.22 Spitfire (also known as 5.7mm Johnson or MMJ 5.7mm Johnson) is an American rifle cartridge.

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.22 TCM

The.22 TCM or 22TCM (.22 Tuason Craig Micromagnum) is a proprietary bottle-necked cartridge created from a 5.56 NATO cartridge developed by custom gunsmith Fred Craig and Rock Island Armory (RIA) for semi-automatic pistols and the Rock Island M22 TCM bolt action rifle.

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.22 Winchester Automatic

The.22 Winchester Automatic (also known as the.22 Winchester Auto and occasionally.22 Win Auto) is a.22in (5.6mm) American rimfire rifle cartridge.

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.22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire

The.22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, also called.22 WMR,.22 Magnum,.22 MRF, or.22 Mag, is a rimfire cartridge.

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.22 Winchester Rimfire

The.22 Winchester Rimfire (commonly called the.22 WRF) is an American rimfire rifle cartridge.

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22 (number)

22 (twenty-two) is the natural number following 21 and preceding 23.

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5 mm caliber

This article lists firearm cartridges which have a bullet in the to caliber range.

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5.56×45mm NATO

The 5.56×45mm NATO (official NATO nomenclature 5.56 NATO) is a rimless bottlenecked intermediate cartridge family developed in Belgium by FN Herstal.

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5.6×52mmR

The 5.6×52mmR cartridge was created by Charles Newton and produced by Savage Arms in 1912.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.22_caliber

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