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Military Cartridge Section
416 Barrett (10.6×83mm)
The Barrett .416 cartridge was designed in 2005 by Peter Foster and Chris Barrett and is
basically a .50 B.M.G. shortened to 83mm and necked down to except .416' projectiles.
The .416 Barrett is said to be more accurate the .50 B.M.G. , delivering 9517 foot pounds
of enery per square inch at a velocity of 3,290 feet per second from a 395 grain projectile,
which makes it one of the best long range sniper calibers available today.
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