13 relations: Ballistic coefficient, Big-game hunting, Cartridge (firearms), Gunsmith, North America, Propellant, Trajectory, Velocity, .30 TC, .308 Winchester, .338 Winchester Magnum, 6.5mm Creedmoor, 7 mm caliber.
In ballistics, the ballistic coefficient (BC) of a body is a measure of its ability to overcome air resistance in flight.
Big-game hunting is the hunting of large game, almost always large terrestrial mammals, for meat, other animal by-products (such as horn or bone), trophy or sport.
A cartridge is a type of firearm ammunition packaging a projectile (bullet, shots or slug), a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and an ignition device (primer) within a metallic, paper or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the barrel chamber of a breechloading gun, for the practical purpose of convenient transportation and handling during shooting.
A gunsmith is a person who repairs, modifies, designs, or builds guns.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
A propellant or propellent is a chemical substance used in the production of energy or pressurized gas that is subsequently used to create movement of a fluid or to generate propulsion of a vehicle, projectile, or other object.
A trajectory or flight path is the path that a massive object in motion follows through space as a function of time.
The velocity of an object is the rate of change of its position with respect to a frame of reference, and is a function of time.
The.30 Thompson Center, also known by its abbreviated name,.30 TC is the first headstamped cartridge developed for Thompson Center Arms by Hornady, an ammo maker in Nebraska.
The.308 Winchester (pronounced: "three-oh-eight") is a rimless, bottlenecked rifle cartridge and is the commercial cartridge from which the 7.62×51mm NATO round was derived.
The.338 Winchester Magnum is a caliber, belted, rimless, bottlenecked cartridge introduced in 1958 by Winchester Repeating Arms.
The 6.5mm Creedmoor, designated 6.5 Creedmoor by SAAMI, 6,5 Creedmoor by the C.I.P. or 6.5 CM or 6.5 CRDMR for short, is a centerfire rifle cartridge introduced by Hornady in 2007http://bulletin.accurateshooter.com/2007/11/hornady-introduces-new-65-creedmoor-cartridge/ as a modification of the.30 TC, which was based on the.308 Winchester.
This article lists firearm cartridges which have a bullet in the to caliber range.