Is 22 mag ammo any good?

Overall, I was pretty happy with the performance of the Hornady, Armscor and CCI . 22 Magnum ammo. All three were relatively accurate, consistent, reliable, and shot to approximately the same point of impact at 50 yards.

Can you shoot 22 long rifle in a 22 magnum pistol?

A . 22 LR cartridge has a smaller diameter than a magnum casing, so yes, it would definitely be VERY UNSAFE to do that, but it would not seat properly inside a magnum cylinder; too much wobble. Use proper ammo in proper cylinders/chambers. You can actually fit a regular casing inside the magnum casing.

What good is a 22 Magnum?

If sighted in for maximum point blank range on a 3-inch (76 mm) high target, the 40-grain (2.6 g) . 22 WMR has an effective range of nearly 125 yards (114 m). This makes the . 22 WMR an effective short to medium range varmint rifle and hunting rifle cartridge.

What is the difference between 22 Magnum and 22LR?

22 Magnum packs more propellant behind a bullet that is essentially the same size, it outpaces the . 22 LR in velocity. This is true both at the muzzle and downrange. 22 Magnum, however, has a muzzle velocity of 1,910 fps and a speed of 1,592 fps at 100 yards.

How long do 22 mag barrels last?

The best life can be expected from the 22 long rifle (. 22 LR) barrels with 5000-10,000 accurate rounds to be expected. We have in our shop one our drop-in Anschutz barrels that has 200,000 rounds through it and the shooter, a competitive small-bore shooter reported that it had just quit shooting.

What is the most accurate 22 Magnum?

As far as accuracy is concerned , the Hornady round is by far the most accurate 22 magnum on the market. With the proper optics, you can drive nails with these at 75 yards and still be able to take advantage of the best downrange capability available in 22 mag.. I also shoot other Hornaday ammo with the same design in .44 magnum and .444.

What is the most accurate 22 Mag pistol?

Jack Monteith. The most accurate .22 revolvers currently made are the Freedom Arms guns. The cost reflects that. A more cost effective solution is the S&W 617. They are very good, but probably not in the league with the FAs. The good match .22 autos are probably more accurate than the 617 and equal to the FA.

What is the best 22 LR ammo?

Top 6 Best 22LR Ammo Reviews Remington .22 LR Thunderbolt Ammunition. Remington .22 LR Ammo is perfect for target shooting and plinking. CCI® .22 Stinger Rimfire Ammunition. Remington .22 LR Golden Bullet Rimfire Ammunition. Winchester® .22 36 gr. Winchester .22 40 gr. Federal .22LR Auto Match Ammunition.

What is the most powerful 22LR ammunition.?

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