5.56×45

5.56×45

5.56 x 45 mm Blank M200 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 3.95 5.18 g 930 772 m/s 1,700 1,830 J ArmaLite
5.56 x 45 mm Dummy M199 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) ArmaLite contacted Remington 1963
5.56 x 45 mm M855 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 62 grain 2,700 ft/s (820 m/s) ArmaLite contacted Remington 1963
5.56 x 45 mm M856 Tracer 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 63.7 gr 2,700 ft/s (820 m/s) ArmaLite contacted Remington 1963
5.56 x 45 mm M995 AP 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 1992
5.56 x 45 mm NATO 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 3.95 5.18 g 930 772 m/s 1,700 1,830 J ArmaLite contacted
5.56 x 45 mm SS109 0.224 inches (5.7 mm) 62 grain 2,700 ft/s (820 m/s) ArmaLite contacted Remington 1963

.50 BMG

.50 BMG
  • Blue Plastic – M858 Short Range Training Ammo Red
  • – M1 Tracer Black Tip
  • – .30cal Sabot Tungsten Sabot
  • – M903 SLAP Red & Silver
  • – M20 Armor Piercing Incendiary Tracer Silver
  • – M8 API, Armor Piercing Incendiary Yellow & Red
  • – M48A1 (50BAT) Spotter
  • – Tracer Red Plastic
  • – German blank Brown
  • – M17 Tracer Black
  • – M2 Ball or M2 A.P. ? Silver & Red
  • – Yellow – Heavy Ball Purple & Silver
  • – Mk257 Dim Tracer (for night vision) Blue
  • – M23 Incendiary Green & Gray
  • – Mk.211, Mod.0 Raufoss Armor Piercing Incendiary Explosive


Bult diameter: .510 in (13.0 mm)
Case length: 3.91 in (99 mm)
Overall length: 5.45 in (138 mm)
Neck diameter: .560 in (14.2 mm)
Shoulder diameter: .735 in (18.7 mm)
Base diameter: .804 in (20.4 mm)
Rim diameter: .804 in (20.4 mm

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7.62×51

7.62×51
.308 win


.308 Steel Case .30 cal 7.62 mm 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Winchester 1950s
.308 Winchester .30 cal 7.62 mm 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Winchester 1950s
7.62x51 Ball, M80 .30 cal 7.62 mm 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Winchester
7.62x51 M62 Tracer .30 cal 7.62 mm 150 grain 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Winchester 1950s
7.62x51 mm NATO .30 cal 7.62 mm 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Winchester 1950s
Steel Case .30 cal 7.62 mm 860 m/s (2,800 ft/s) Wolf

7.62×39

7.62×39
7.62×39mm

first used in the RPD machine gun

7.90 mm .311" 125 grain 2365 fps 1552 ft. lbs Soviet Union 1942
7.90 mm .311 125 grain 2365 fps 1552 ft. lbs approx Raufus made in Finland
7.90 mm .311 125 grain 2365 fps 1552 ft. lbs Sellier & Bellot 1942
7.90 mm .311 125 grain 2365 fps 1552 ft. lbs Soviet Union 1942
7.90 mm .311 125 grain 2365 fps 1552 ft. lbs 1942

.22 extra long

.22 extra long
Introduced early 1880’s
40 gr (2.6 g) lubricated bullet

.22 long rifle combined the case of the “.22 Long” with the 40-grain (2.6 g) bullet of the “.22 Extra Long”

.22 Short, .22 Long, .22 LR can all shoot from .22 extra long

Stopped being available commercially in 1935

.22 short

.22 short
Developed in 1857 for the first Smith & Wesson revolver
First American metallic cartridge
29 grain (1.88 g) bullet
or 30 grain (1.94 g) bullet

Designated the “.22 Short” in 1871
when the .22 Long cartridge was introduced