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5,6x50 (R)

5.6 x 50 (R)Magnum

Modern hunting German charge, special that first (1968) appeared the hub with the rim and only two years later came on the market bezokrajová version, the normal is usually the opposite development. The charge arose the extension casing 222 Rem. Magnum in order to enlarge the combustion space. Shot 4.1 g has at bezokrajové version speed 920 m/sec at the hub with the rim then 900 m/sec. On the photo on the left is the charge without the edge made by the Rheinisch Westfalischen Sprengstoff And.G. Nuremberg, Germany, in the middle is 5.6 x 50 R from the company Sellier & Bellot, Vlašim and to the right is the charge of the 7.62 x 39. Photo by author.

Source: J. Hýkel, In. Malimánek "Bullets in small arms" Our troops, Prague 1998. Andersen, In. Andresen, T. Stromstad "Cartridge Cases" load your own, Norway, 1995..
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