22 Rimfire

22 Rimfire Ballistics

Aussiehunter 22 Rimfire Ballistics

22 Rimfire Trajectory

Aussiehunter 22 Rimfire Trajectory

Origin of the 22 Rimfire

The 22 Rimfire that we know today originated from a predecessor introduced in the mid 1800s.

Hunting & Shooting with the 22 Rimfire

Worldwide the 22 Rimfire has been highly popular and widely used for target practice, plinking and small game and pest shooting.

A good measure of the ongoing popularity, and usage, of the 22 Rimfire can be gained from the annual ammunition production data which totals in the billions.


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