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 The below rimfire rifle ballistics information will give bullet weight measured in grains, bullet ballistic coefficient, bullet velocity measured in feet per second, bullet energy measured in foot pounds and bullet trajectory measured in inches for the more popular and new introduced rimfire cartridges when used in a rifle.
.17 HM2 - .17 HMR - .17 WSM - 5mm Rem. Mag.
.22 BB Cap - .22 CB Cap - .22 Short - .22 Long - .22 LR - .22 WRF - .22 WMR.
This table gives a good reliable comparison of rimfire rifle ballistics.
Cartridges Manufactured By: (A) = Aguila, (C) = CCI, (H) = Hornady, (R) = Remington, (W) = Winchester.
Centerfire Rifle, Rimfire Rifle And Handgun Ballistics Tables Compiled By: Kim Lockhart, Copyright.


Rimfire Rifle Ballistics
17 Hornady Mach 2 (.17HM2):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
17HM2 / (H) / 83177 17 .125 2,100 1,531 1,134 166 88 48 0 - 0.2" - 1.2" - 6.2" - 16.3"
17HM2 / (H) / 83176 15.5 .115 2,050 1,450 1,070 145 72 39 0 - 0.3" - 1.4" - 7.1" - 18.5"
17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire (.17HMR):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
17HMR / (H) / 83172 20 .125 2,375 1,755 1,274 250 137 72 0 0 - 0.6" - 4.0" - 11.4"
17HMR / (H) / 83170 17 .125 2,550 1,902 1,379 245 137 72 0 + 0.1" - 0.3" - 3.0" - 9.1"
17HMR / (H) / 83171 15.5 .115 2,525 1,830 1,291 219 115 57 0 + 0.1" - 0.4" - 3.4" - 10.1"
17 Winchester Super Magnum (.17WSM):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
17WSM / (W) / S17W25 25 .230 2,600 2,230 1,893 375 276 199 0 + 0.2" 0 - 1.8" - 5.6"
17WSM / (W) / X17W20 20 .130 3,000 2,310 1,723 400 237 132 0 + 0.3" + 0.2" - 1.2" - 4.7"
17WSM / (W) / S17W20 20 .185 3,000 2,504 2,060 400 279 188 0 + 0.3" + 0.3" - 0.7" - 3.5"
5mm Remington Magnum (5mm Rem. Mag.):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
5mmRRM / (A) / 1B222406 30 .133 2,300 1,726 1,277 352 198 109 0 0 - 0.7" - 4.3" - 12.0"
22 Bulleted Breech Cap (.22BB):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22BB / (RWS) / 22 BB Cap 16 .031 710 473 308 18 8 3 0 - 8.3" - 24.6" - 88.8" - 213.7"
22 Conical Ball Cap (.22CB):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22CB / (RWS) / 22 CB Cap 16 .034 970 645 444 33 15 7 0 - 4.3" - 13.0" - 47.1" - 111.8"
22 Short (.22S):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22S / (C) / CB Short 29 .079 710 607 518 32 24 17 0 - 6.6" - 18.7" - 61.1" - 131.0"
.22S / (C) / HV Short 29 .080 1,080 857 726 75 47 34 0 - 2.8" - 8.2" - 28.3" - 62.4"
.22S / (W) / X22S 29 .104 1,095 901 785 77 52 40 0 - 2.5" - 7.5" - 25.8" - 56.4"
22 Long (.22L):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22L / (C) / CB Long 29 .079 710 607 518 32 24 17 0 - 6.6" - 18.7" - 61.1" - 131.0"
.22L / (C) / HV Long 29 .080 1,215 907 762 95 53 37 0 - 2.2" - 6.9" - 24.3" - 54.4"
22 Long Rifle (.22LR):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22LR / (C) / Mini Mag 36 .126 1,260 1003 874 127 80 61 0 - 1.8" - 5.6" - 19.9" - 44.1"
.22LR / (C) / Stinger 32 .084 1,640 1,065 857 191 81 52 0 - 1.1" - 3.8" - 15.2" - 36.4"
.22LR / (C) / Velocitor 40 .126 1,435 1,084 921 183 104 75 0 - 1.3" - 4.3" - 15.9" - 36.4"
.22LR / (R) / C-Bee 33 .084 740 637 550 40 30 22 0 - 6.0" - 17.0" - 55.4" - 118.6"
.22LR / (R) / Cyclone 36 .125 1,280 1010 878 131 82 62 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.4" - 43.4"
.22LR / (R) / Game Load 36 .125 1,280 1010 878 131 82 62 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.4" - 43.4"
.22LR / (R) / Golden Bulet 40 .139 1,255 1016 892 140 92 71 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.5" - 43.1"
.22LR / (R) / Golden Bullet 36 .125 1,280 1010 878 131 82 62 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.4" - 43.4"
.22LR / (R) / Golden Bullet 29 .106 1,095 903 789 77 53 40 0 - 2.5" - 7.5" - 25.7" - 56.1"
.22LR / (R) / Sub Sonic 38 .125 1,050 901 803 93 68 54 0 - 2.7" - 7.8" - 26.4" - 57.0"
.22LR / (R) / Target 40 .149 1,150 975 872 117 84 67 0 - 2.1" - 6.4" - 22.0" - 47.8"
.22LR / (R) / Thunderbolt 40 .139 1,255 1016 892 140 92 71 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.5" - 43.1"
.22LR / (R) / Viper 36 .117 1,410 1055 896 159 89 64 0 - 1.4" - 4.6" - 16.9" - 38.6"
.22LR / (R) / Yellow Jacket 33 .107 1,500 1075 895 165 85 59 0 - 1.2" - 4.1" - 15.7" - 36.6"
.22LR / (W) / X22LRSUBA 40 .138 1,065 920 826 101 75 61 0 - 2.5" - 7.5" - 25.3" - 54.5"
.22LR / (W) / XT22LR 40 .148 1,150 974 870 117 84 67 0 - 2.1" - 6.4" - 22.0" - 47.9"
.22LR / (W) / WD22LRB 40 .148 1,150 974 870 117 84 67 0 - 2.1" - 6.4" - 22.0" - 47.9"
.22LR / (W) / WW22LR 40 .138 1,255 1,015 891 140 91 71 0 - 1.8" - 5.5" - 19.5" - 43.1"
.22LR / (W) / X22LRPP 40 .117 1,280 998 863 146 89 66 0 - 1.8" - 5.6" - 19.9" - 44.4"
.22LR / (W) / XT22LRS1 40 .138 1,300 1,036 904 150 95 73 0 - 1.6" - 5.1" - 18.4" - 41.0"
.22LR / (W) / X22LRH 37 .128 1,280 1,014 883 135 84 64 0 - 1.7" - 5.4" - 19.3" - 43.0"
.22LR / (W) / 22LR222HP 36 .084 1,280 937 787 131 70 49 0 - 2.0" - 6.2" - 22.3" - 50.4"
.22LR / (W) / XPERT22 36 .084 1,280 937 787 131 70 49 0 - 2.0" - 6.2" - 22.3" - 50.4"
.22LR / (W) / 22LR333HP 36 .084 1,280 937 787 131 70 49 0 - 2.0" - 6.2" - 22.3" - 50.4"
.22LR / (W) / S22LRUHV 32 .076 1,640 1,033 827 191 76 49 0 - 1.2" - 4.0" - 16.1" - 38.7"
.22LR / (W) / X22LRCBMA 29 .104 770 682 605 38 30 24 0 - 5.3" - 15.1" - 48.9" - 103.9"
.22LR / (W) / X22LRHLF 26 .072 1,650 1,019 812 157 60 38 0 - 1.2" - 4.1" - 16.5" - 39.7"
22 Winchester Rimfire (.22WRF):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22WRF / (W) / 22WRF 45 .108 1,300 992 851 169 98 72 0 - 1.8" - 5.6" - 19.9" - 44.7"
22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire (.22WMR):
Rimfire Rifle Cartridge /
Cartridge Manufacturer /
Load Identity
Bullet
Weight
Grains
Bullet
Ballistic
Coefficient
Muzzle
Velocity
Fps.
100 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
200 Yds.
Velocity
Fps.
Muzzle
Energy
Ft. lbs.
100 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
200 Yds.
Energy
Ft. lbs.
Rifle
Zero
50 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
75 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
100 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
150 Yds.
Bullet
Drop
200 Yds.
.22WMR / (C) / Gamepoint 40 .133 1,875 1,385 1,071 312 170 102 0 - 0.5" - 1.9" - 8.3" - 20.8"
.22WMR / (C) / Maxi Mag 40 .114 1,875 1,318 1,010 312 154 91 0 - 0.5" - 2.1" - 9.1" - 23.0"
.22WMR / (C) / Maxi Mag HP+V 30 .084 2,200 1,375 969 322 126 63 0 - 0.3" - 1.4" - 7.5" - 20.5"
.22WMR / (C) / Maxi Mag TNT 30 .088 2,200 1,405 990 322 132 65 0 - 0.2" - 1.3" - 7.1" - 19.6"
.22WMR / (C) / TNT Green 30 .090 2,050 1,317 964 280 116 62 0 - 0.4" - 1.8" - 8.6" - 22.7"
.22WMR / (H) / FTX 45 .110 1,700 1,189 951 289 141 90 0 - 0.8" - 2.9" - 11.9" - 28.9"
.22WMR / (H) / V-MAX 30 .095 2,200 1,454 1,026 322 141 70 0 - 0.2" - 1.2" - 6.7" - 18.2"
.22WMR / (R) / Magnum 40 .116 1,910 1,351 1,027 324 162 94 0 - 0.4" - 1.9" - 8.6" - 21.8"
.22WMR / (R) / Premier 33 .137 2,000 1,495 1,137 293 164 95 0 - 0.3" - 1.4" - 6.8" - 17.3"
.22WMR / (W) / USA22M 45 .126 1,550 1,146 951 240 131 90 0 - 1.0" - 3.5" - 13.6" - 31.9"
.22WMR / (W) / X22M 40 .110 1,910 1,326 1,006 324 156 90 0 - 0.5" - 2.0" - 8.9" - 22.7"
.22WMR / (W) / X22MH 40 .110 1,910 1,326 1,006 324 156 90 0 - 0.5" - 2.0" - 8.9" - 22.7"
.22WMR / (W) / S22WM 34 .101 2,120 1,432 1,031 339 155 80 0 - 0.3" - 1.4" - 7.1" - 18.9"
.22WMR / (W) / S22M2 30 .089 2,250 1,448 1,008 337 140 68 0 - 0.2" - 1.2" - 6.6" - 18.3"
.22WMR / (W) / X22MHLF 28 .086 2,200 1,391 979 301 120 60 0 - 0.2" - 1.4" - 7.3" - 20.0"
.17 HM2 - .17 HMR - .17 WSM - 5mm Rem. Mag. - .22 BB Cap - .22 CB Cap - .22 Short - .22 Long - .22 Long Rifle - .22 WRF - .22 WMR
Muzzleloading Rifle Ballistics - Rimfire Rifle Ballistics - Centerfire Rifle Ballistics.