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Is the 223 a 22 caliber?

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Old 04-25-2013, 10:11 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by mdauben View Post
Huh...? Lots of centerfire handgun and rifle cartridges can be found loaded with non-jacketed, lead slugs.
Seems to me the old boy is referring to .22 caliber ammo. Can't imagine why...
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Originally Posted by 303tom View Post
Yes the .223 is a .22 caliber, there it`s settled................
This is all that was needed unless one is of the old axiom of this is too simplistic of an answer for a complicated situation, Thank you 303tom!!!
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