The .22 Long Rifle
ammo tested was a 36-grain Winchester HP, with a cavity about as big as you can find in a .22 LR round.
The maximum chamber pressure for the .22 Long Rifle
cartridge is only 24,000 psi, so the strongest of actions is not required for containing it during firing.
In this case, I would be using an incredibly low-cost option that I have used on past .22 Long Rifle
AR-15 rifle projects: a lightly used Ruger 10/22 barrel.
Bullet diameters for the .22 Long Rifle
and .22 Magnum are not the same, with the latter being larger.
Caption: The large button on the right side of the receiver could be slid up or down to choose the .22 long rifle
or .410 shotgun barrel.
JHP 1,503 9 3 2.6 .22 LONG RIFLE
Federal Champion 36-gr.
These days you can find .22 Long Rifle
ammunition almost everywhere, but prices are still elevated compared to where they were before the buying panic, although it's still the cheapest caliber on the market.
And lest you be confused, the SRD22, with .22 Long Rifle
ammo, is ear-safe.
Case length miked .960--half again that of the Automatics and the .22 Long Rifle
. The WRF's interchangeable counterpart from Ilion was the .22 Remington Special.
Picatinny rail installed PRICE: $529 MANUFACTURER: Ruger, ruger.com ACCURACY RESULTS RUGER PRECISION RIMFIRE .22 Long Rifle
Bullet Muzzle Weight (gr.) Velocity (fps) ELEY EDGE 40 1,067 AGUILA SUPER EXTRA 40 1,164 NORMA MATCH 40 1,035 FEDERAL PREMIUM HV MATCH 40 1,138 .22 Long Rifle
With handloading not an option for the rimfire .22 Long Rifle
, finding the most accurate ammunition is a painstaking process that considers bullet type, case length, manufacturers' brands, and specific lots within those brands.
You could buy .22 Long Rifle
ammo for 754 a box, factory .38 wadcutters went for $5 per 50, and .45 ACP hardball for a couple bucks more.
As its name indicates, the upper barrel was chambered for the .22 Long Rifle
cartridge, while the lower smoothbore barrel took the 3-inch .410 shotshell.
Weight Velocity Standard Group .22 Long Rifle
(gr.) (fps) Deviation (in.) Standard Model Lapua Midas 40 1,021 8.1 0.86 Aguila SuperExtra HP 40 1,043 16.5 0.94 Federal Target 40 1,160 13.2 0.98 CCI Velocitor 40 1,198 22.8 1.10 Remington Viper Solids 36 1,228 24.6 1.31 Takedown Model Lapua Midas 40 1,027 9.6 0.91 Aguila SuperExtra HP 40 1,046 18.9 1.05 CCI Velocitor 40 1,209 20.3 1.02 Federal Target 40 1,151 14.9 1.11 Remington Viper Solids 36 1,215 22.6 1.40 Notes: Accuracy results are averages of four five-shot groups at 25 yards from a fixed rest.
When I was seven years old, my parents presented me with a single-shot .22 Long Rifle
. It was a simple piece that taught me many lessons, both on the range and in the field.