22 Spitfire

Cartridge Data Published On: January 25, 2015 at 1:57 am by Bullet-Blog and last updated on January 26, 2015 at 8:50 pm


5.7mm MMJ, 5.7mm Johnson, .22 Carbine, .22 Schuetz, .22 Oresky, .22 Casull, 5.7mm MMJ Johnson, .22-30 Carbine, .22 MMJ Spitfire


The .22 Spitfire (AKA: 5.7mm MMJ, 5.7mm Johnson, .22 Carbine, .22 Schuetz, .22 Oresky, .22 Casull, 5.7mm MMJ Johnson, .22-30 Carbine, .22 MMJ Spitfire) is a Center Fire cartridge with a Bullet Diameter of 0.224 in” (5.69mm) that is primarily used in Rifles. The .22 Spitfire originated in (UNKNOWN ORIGIN) in (UNKNOWN DATE). The .22 Spitfire also has a case length of 1.29 in” (32.77mm) and an overall length of 1.65 in” (41.91mm).

Additional Cartridge Designations: Wildcat Cartridge.

Cartridge Details

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  • Rimless, Bottleneck
  • Rifles
  • 0.224 in” (5.69mm)
  • 0.253 in” (6.43mm)
  • 0.332 in” (8.43mm)
  • 0.353 in” (8.97mm)
  • 0.356 in” (9.04mm)
  • 0.05 in” (1.27mm)
  • 1.29 in” (32.77mm)
  • 1.65 in” (41.91mm)
  • Center Fire (Small Rifle)

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