.22 (disambiguation)

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.22, or "22 caliber", is a small, extremely common size of ammunition.

.22 caliber rimfire variations include:

  • .22 Long Rifle (LR), the most common variety of .22 caliber ammunition, often referred to simply as ".22 caliber"
  • .22 BB (Bulleted Breech Cap)
  • .22 CB (Conical Ball Cap)
  • .22 CB cap, a .22 in (5.6mm) American rimfire cartridge
  • .22 Long, same length, but lighter bullet than .22 LR
  • .22 Extra Long, a .22 in (5.6mm) American rimfire rifle and handgun cartridge
  • .22 Short, used mostly in pocket pistols and mini-revolvers
  • .22 Winchester Rimfire, an American rimfire rifle cartridge
  • .22 WMR, (Winchester Magnum Rimfire) a cartridge that is longer and more powerful than a .22 LR
  • .22 Winchester Automatic, a .22 in (5.6mm) American rimfire rifle cartridge

.22 caliber centerfire ammunition with "22" in the name:

  • .22 Accelerator, a special loading of the .30-30, .308, and .30-06 cartridges that is manufactured by Remington
  • .22 Eargesplitten Loudenboomer, a cartridge for a rifle
  • .22 Hornet, a powerful variation, also known as 5.6×35R mm 5.728mm
  • .22 Reed Express, a "wildcat" version of 7.62×25mm that fires .22 caliber projectiles
  • .22 Remington Jet, a .22 in (5.6mm) American centerfire revolver and rifle cartridge
  • .22 BR Remington, a wildcat cartridge commonly used in varmint hunting and benchrest shooting
  • .22 Savage HP, aka 5.6×52R, .22 Savage Hi-power, .22 Imp, a cartridge similar to the 22 Hornet introduced by Savage in 1912
  • .22 Spitfire, an American rifle cartridge
  • .22 PPC, a firearm cartridge used primarily in benchrest shooting

See also[edit]

  • 22 (number), the natural number following 21 and preceding 23