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Old 11-09-2015, 04:38 PM   #37
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Arrow .22


Long rifle cartridge dimensions in inches..
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The .22 LR has also seen limited usage by police and military snipers.. Its main advantage in this role is its low noise, but it is usually limited to urban operations because of its short range..The Israeli military used a suppressed .22 LR rifle for riot control and to "eliminate disturbing dogs prior to operations", though it is now used less often as it has been shown to be more lethal than previously suspected.. Some other examples include the use of suppressed High Standard HDM pistols by the American OSS, which was the predecessor organization of the CIA.. Francis Gary Powers was issued a suppressed High Standard for the flight in which he was shot down.. Suppressed Ruger MK II pistols were used by the US Navy SEALs in the 90's..Note: actual velocities are dependent on many factors, such as barrel length of a given firearm and manufacturer of a given batch of ammunition..See also 5 mm caliber..
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.22_Long_Rifle
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