What is the muzzle velocity of a .45 caliber bullet from an top class sniper rifle?

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Date created: Sun, May 23, 2021 5:06 PM
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🌐 What is the fastest muzzle velocity rifle?

  • The bullet with credit for being fastest is the Winchester .223 Super Short Magnum; it's reached observed velocities of about 1220 m/sec, 4000 feet/second or 2,700 mph (4400 km/h).

🌐 What is the difference from a rifle bullet shell from a sniper bullet shell?

The correct term is cartridge- which is the cartridge case, primer, powder, and bullet. A sniper rifle is simply an accurate, long range rifle that is used by a sniper. It may look exactly like my long range hunting rifle- since most military sniper rifles BEGAN as a civilian hunting weapon.

🌐 What is the muzzle velocity of a deer hunting rifle?

  • Its muzzle velocity is 3440 fps, and the energy is 2364 ft. lbs. It is highly suitable if you are hunting deer within a range of around 550 yards (long range shooting). It is bullet diameter is 0.257 inches (6.53 mm), and its weight ranges from between 75 to 120 grains (4.9 to 7.8 g).

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The .45 caliber bullet is not used in a sniper rifle.

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What's the cost of a barrett 50 caliber sniper rifle?

5-10K or more

Velocity of a 120 grain bullet in a 6.5 creedmore rifle?

2950-3010 feet per second- and it is spelled Creedmoor

How far can a 22 caliber rifle bullet travel accurately?

From competitive shooting experience the longest distance is 200 yds with a .22 Long Rifle cartridge.

Is a .22 caliber bullet bigger than a 7.62 caliber bullet?

A 22 caliber bullet is 22/100 inches in diameter. A 7.62 mm bullet is 30 caliber or 30/100 inches in diameter there is no such thing as a 7.62 caliber bullet

What is the best muzzle velocity for hunting hogs?
  • Barnes VOR-TX 10mm 155 grain XPB HP has a muzzle velocity of 1,150 feet per second and muzzle energy of 455 foot-pounds; my Remington R1 10mm Hunter Long Slide eats them like candy and has dropped hogs by the dozens. It retains energy and has a flatter trajectory far beyond that of the .45 ACP, allowing you to shoot hogs at longer ranges.
Is it legal to hunt with a 50 caliber sniper rifle?

It may be, but there'll be restrictions on things such as magazine capacity, types of ammunition you'd be allowed to use, etc., much the same as with any other hunting rifle. What you'd be hunting with one... maybe a safari hunt in Africa, in which case, you'd probably run into laws prohibiting possession or ownership of weapons chambered in military calibres.

What caliber bullet for elephant hunting?

What kind of Gun do you need to hunt an elephant?

  • Elephants can cover great distances, so have a comfortable pair of boots. A hunter must know the position of the vitals and brain from multiple angles. A poorly placed shot from even the largest guns will have a negligible effect on the animal. I recommend a .400 caliber with good solids for elephant hunting.
What caliber is a 7.62 bullet?

It's a .30 caliber bullet.

What caliber is a 7.62x54r bullet?

It's a .30 caliber bullet. .30 caliber is the American designation for the size, 7.62 millimeters is the European designation.

What caliber is a mauser bullet?
  • 8mm Mauser ammo (aka 8 x 57mm JS) is a centerfire , rimless, bottle-necked, .323 caliber, rifle cartridge originally adopted by the German military in 1888 and this cartridge continued to serve the German military through WWII. The original cartridge used a .318 diameter bullet (designated JRS) but, in 1905,...
What is a 270 caliber bullet?
  • .270 Winchester Short Magnum. The 270 Winchester Short Magnum or 270 WSM is a short, unbelted, magnum cartridge created by necking down the .300 Winchester Short Magnum and fitting it with a .277 caliber bullet.
What is the highest caliber bullet?

The highest caliber bullet commonly used is a .50 cal. However, there are bullet that are larger in caliber. the 700 Nitro express comes to mind.

What is the lowest caliber bullet?

In the usual sense of caliber, it means the diameter of the bullet. The smallest commercial caliber is the .17 rimfire, but there have been MUCH smaller caliber firearms, down to the 1-2 mm range. That is about .05 to .10 caliber.

What is the difference between a .22 caliber bullet and a .32 caliber bullet?

The .22 caliber bullet is ABOUT .22 inches wide. A .32 bullet is about .32 inches wide. The bullet will also be heavier due to size.

Does a silencer go on the barrel or the muzzle of a sniper rifle?

A silencer should go on the muzzle

How far can a 22 caliber rimfire loong rifle bullet travel?

Not quite 2 miles.

What is bigger 7.62 mm bullet or 50 caliber bullet?

If you shot a 50 caliber bullet at a 7.62mm bullet and they hit dead on, you prbly wouldn't even know the 7.62mm bullet exsisted because the 50 caliber bullet would sh!t f*ck the 7.62mm bullet , short answer- 50 cal. Look up a ammo size comparison chart

What is better a sniper rifle or a sniper?

A sniper cannot function without a rifle with which to snipe, nor can a rifle function without someone to fire it. The question is a bit redundant.

What is the difference between sniper rifle and sniper?

A sniper rifle is the weapon that they are used A sniper can be refered to a snipist who is hiding and stalking people

Is a sniper rifle a rifle?