5.7x23 feedback

Discussion in 'The Powder Keg' started by 338RUM, Oct 24, 2008.

  1. 338RUM

    338RUM G&G Evangelist

    Sep 12, 2008
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    As always I am looking for the next best thing in the shooting world and just so happened that I ran across about 50 rounds of brass with a head stamp of 5.7x28 it looked like a mix between a 22mag and a 22 hornet I was wondering if I could get one of these chambered in a regular bolt action and what kind of power are we talking for such a wee cartridge

    Last edited: Oct 24, 2008
  2. K75RT

    K75RT G&G Enthusiast

    Mar 18, 2002
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    I wiki'd the caliber by FN and here it is: 5.7x28mm - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    I do not think that there is a bolt rifle chambered in yet, perhaps a custom build is needed. IMHO there are too many other .22 caliber rounds out there to justify a build. Now a single-shot rifle would be a way to use the caliber...
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