5 mm caliber

This article lists firearm cartridges which have a bullet in the 5 millimetres (0.20 in) to 5.99 millimetres (0.236 in) caliber range.

  • Length refers to the cartridge case length.
  • OAL refers to the overall length of the cartridge.
5 mm caliber
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Examples of 5 mm cartridges, .22 Short (left) and .22 Long Rifle
Firearm cartridges

All measurements are in mm (in).

Rimfire cartridgesEdit

Name Case type Bullet Length Rim Base Shoulder Neck OAL
5mm Remington Rimfire Magnum[1] rimmed bottleneck 5.21 (.205) 25.91 (1.020) 8.25 (.325) 6.58 (.259) 6.58 (.259) 5.72 (.225) 33.0 (1.30)
.22 BB rimmed straight 5.639 (.222) 7.214 (.284) 6.86 (.270) 5.69 (.224) N/A 5.69 (.224) 8.71 (.343)
.22 CB rimmed straight 5.639 (.222) 7.214 (.284) 6.88 (.271) 5.72 (.225) N/A 5.72 (.225) 13.21 (.520)
.22 Short rimmed straight 5.66 (.223) 10.74 (.423) 6.93 (.273) 5.72 (.225) N/A 5.69 (.224) 17.42 (.686)
.22 Long rimmed straight 5.66 (.223) 10.54 (.415) 6.91 (.272) 5.72 (.225) N/A 5.69 (.224) 20.27 (.798)
.22 Long Rifle rimmed straight 5.68 (.224) 15.11 (.595) 6.88 (.271) 5.74 (.226) N/A 5.72 (.225) 25.0 (.984)
.22 Remington Special rimmed straight 5.689 (.224) 24.38 (.96) 7.39 (.291) 6.12 (.241) N/A 6.10 (.240) 29.72 (1.17)
.22 WRF rimmed straight 5.689 (.224) 24.38 (.96) 7.39 (.291) 6.12 (.241) N/A 6.10 (.240) 29.72 (1.17)
.22 WMR rimmed straight 5.689 (.224) 26.72 (1.052) 7.39 (.291) 6.12 (.241) N/A 6.10 (.240) 34.29 (1.35)

Pistol cartridgesEdit

Name Bullet Length Rim Base Shoulder Neck OAL
5mm Clement Auto 5.131 (.202) 14.7(.58) 6.9(.273) 6.75(.2655) - 5.85(.2325) 21.43(.844)
5mm Bergmann 5.156 (.203) - - - - - -
5mm Bergmann Rimless 5.156 (.203) - - - - - -
5.45×18mm Soviet 5.334 (.210) 17.78 (.701) 7.62 (.300) 7.62 (.300) 6.26 (.246) 5.588 (.220) 24.89 (.980)
.22 TCM 5.56 (.224) 26 (1.022) 9.6 (.378) 9.6 (.376) 9.2 (.362) 6.5 (.255) 32.1 (1.265)
FN 5.7×28mm 5.689 (.224) 28.70 (1.13) 7.874 (.310) 7.874 (.310) 7.849 (.309) 6.325 (.249) 40.50 (1.594)
5.8×21mm 5.994 (.236) 21.00 (.827) 8.0 (.315) 7.95 (.313) 7.77 (.306) 6.57 (.259) 32.5 (1.280)

Revolver cartridgesEdit

Name Bullet Length Rim Base Shoulder Neck OAL
5mm Pickert 5.258 (.207) - - - - - -
.22 Remington Jet[2] 5.651 (.223) 32.51 (1.28) 11.2 (.440) 9.55 (.376) 8.89 (.350) 6.27 (.247) 40.13 (1.58)
5.5mm Velo Dog[3] 5.715 (.225) 28.45 (1.12) 7.82 (.308) 6.43 (.253) - 6.3 (.248) 34.29 (1.35)
5.43mm Louis Mattis 5.766 (.227) - - - - - -

Rifle cartridgesEdit

Name Caliber (mm) Caliber (inch) Case type Case length (mm) Case length (inch) Rim (mm) Rim (inch) Base (mm) Base (inch) Shoulder (mm) Shoulder (inch) Neck (mm) Neck (inch) OAL (mm) OAL (inch) Primer
.19 Calhoon Hornet 5.030 0.198 rimmed bottlenecked 35.310 1.390 8.890 0.350 7.470 0.294 7.260 0.286 5.460 0.215 - -
.19 Badger 5.030 0.198 rimless bottlenecked - - 9.140 0.360 8.990 0.354 - - 5.690 0.224 - -
.19-223 5.030 0.198 rimless bottlenecked 44.700 1.760 9.520 0.375 9.470 0.373 9.200 0.364 5.690 0.224 - -
5mm Craig 5.182 0.204 EVRC 25.930 1.021 8.130 0.320 6.530 0.257 6.500 0.256 5.870 0.231 31.500 1.240 CCI 450
.20 VarTarg 5.182 0.204 - 35.400 1.395 9.600 0.378 9.600 0.376 9.200 0.361 5.900 0.233 47.100 1.855 -
5mm/35 SMc 5.182 0.204 - 39.520 1.556 12.010 0.473 11.960 0.471 11.680 0.460 5.870 0.231 51.560 2.030 -
.20 Tactical 5.182 0.204 - 45.000 1.760 9.600 0.378 9.600 0.376 9.200 0.361 5.900 0.233 54.100 2.130 -
.204 Ruger 5.182 0.204 rimless bottlenecked 46.990 1.850 9.600 0.378 9.560 0.376 6.400 0.252 5.870 0.231 57.400 2.260 -
20 Nosler[4] 5.194 .2045 rebated rim 46.99 1.850 9.60 .378 10.686 .4207 10.12 .398 5.94 .234 57.40 2.260
5.45×39mm 5.600 0.220 - 39.620 1.560 10.010 0.394 10.030 0.395 7.290 0.287 6.248 0.246 56.390 2.220 -
5.6×35mmR (Vierling)[5] 5.63 - - 35.50 - - - 8.85 - - - - - 43.50 - -
5.66×39mm - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
.218 Bee 5.689 0.224 - 34.160 1.345 10.360 0.408 8.865 0.349 8.357 0.329 6.147 0.242 42.670 1.680 -
.220 Russian 5.689 0.224 - 38.7 1.52 11.200 0.441 11.180 0.440 10.950 0.431 6.223 0.245 46.230 1.820 -
.22 Hornet 5.689 0.224 rimmed 35.640 1.403 8.890 0.350 7.569 0.298 7.010 0.276 6.172 0.243 43.760 1.723 -
5.56×45mm NATO, .223 Remington 5.689 0.224 rimless bottlenecked 44.700 1.760 9.601 0.378 9.550 0.376 8.992 0.354 6.426 0.253 57.400 2.260 -
.222 Remington Magnum[6] 5.689 0.224 rimless bottlenecked 46.990 1.850 9.600 0.378 9.550 0.376 9.070 0.357 6.480 0.253 57.910 2.280 -
.22-250 5.689 0.224 - 48.560 1.912 12.010 0.473 11.910 0.469 10.520 0.414 6.450 0.254 59.690 2.350 -
.224 Weatherby Magnum 5.689 0.224 - 48.840 1.923 10.920 0.430 10.540 0.415 10.010 0.394 6.400 0.252 59.180 2.330 -
.220 Swift 5.689 0.224 - 56.010 2.205 12.010 0.473 11.300 0.445 10.210 0.402 6.600 0.260 68.070 2.680 -
.22 Spitfire[7] 5.690 0.224 rimless bottlenecked 32.770 1.290 9.040 0.356 8.970 0.353 8.430 0.332 6.430 0.253 41.910 1.650 Boxer small rifle
.22 Creedmoor [8] 5.690 0.224 rimless bottlenecked 48.768 1.920 12.010 0.473 11.900 0.470 11.735 0.462 6.477 0.255 68.580 2.700 -
.223 WSSM 5.690 0.224 rebated rim bottlenecked 42.420 1.670 13.590 0.535 14.100 0.555 13.820 0.544 6.910 0.272 59.940 2.360 -
5.6×50mm Magnum[9] 5.6×50mmR 5.690 0.224 - 50.040 1.970 9.550 0.376 9.520 0.375 9.020 0.355 6.450 0.254 56.130 2.210 -
5.6×57mm
FN 5.7×28mm 5.700 0.224 - 28.830 1.135 7.800 0.307 7.900 0.311 7.900 0.311 6.350 0.250 40.500 1.594 Boxer small rifle
22 PPC-USA[10] 5.70.224 rimless bottlenecked 38.481.515 11.30.445 11.26.443 10.95.431 6.35.250 55.702.193 small rifle
.219 Zipper 5.7 .225 Rimmed 49.2 1.938 12.9 .506 10.7 .422 9.3 .365 6.4 .253 57.4 2.260
224 Valkyrie[11] 5.702 .2245 rimless bottlenecked 40.64 1.600 10.72 .422 10.686 .4207 10.239 .4031 6.502 .2560 57.40 2.260
22 Nosler[12] 5.702 .2245 rebated rim 44.70 1.760 9.60 .378 10.686 .4207 10.16 .400 6.48 .255 57.40 2.260
.221 Remington Fireball 5.702 0.225 - 1.400 9.601 0.378 9.550 0.376 9.195 0.362 6.426 0.253 46.480 1.830 -
.222 Remington[13] 5.702 0.225 1.700 9.600 0.378 9.550 0.376 9.070 0.357 6.420 0.253 54.100 2.130 -
.225 Winchester[14] 5.702 0.225 1.930 12.010 0.473 10.700 0.422 10.300 0.406 6.600 0.260 64.000 2.500 -
.22 Winchester Centerfire 5.8 .228 Rimmed 35 1.39 8.7 .342 7.5 .278 7.1 .278 6.1 .241 41 1.61
5.8×42mm DBP87 5.994 0.236 - 42.545 1.675 10.389 0.409 10.389 0.409 9.350 0.368 6.706 0.264 57.500 2.266 -

ReferencesEdit

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  14. ^ .225 Win data at Accurate Powder Archived September 28, 2007, at the Wayback Machine