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Thread: Caliber sizes

  1. #1
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    Default Caliber sizes

    I was looking online and couldn't find a page that describes the sizes of the calibers and the strength of each size. For example, I am looking for something that shows a .22 next to a 9mm, next to a .38, next to a .357......etc...

    I would also like something along the lines of fps and lbs per sq inch. Something to gauge the relative strength off of.

    Can anyone recommend anything?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: Caliber sizes

    This is for handgun calibers:

    This is for rifle calibers:

    These were only entries I found with side-by-side comparison pictures .
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    Default Re: Caliber sizes

    Thank you. THat's exactly it.

    Wikipedia, huh. That damn near slapped me in the face. I've been lookin for days. Mostly yahoo searches and googles.


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