- Hands-on test of the .17 WSM and other contemporary rimfire cartridges
- Evaluations of new rimfire rifles, including — Ruger American series, Savage B-Mag, Ruger 10/22 Takedown, CZ 455 and more
- Expert advice to enhance the performance of rimfire firearms
The .22 is the most popular caliber in the world for a reason. Whether at the range or in the field it gets the job done! Now shooters can harness the full potential of this ubiquitous caliber in the Gun Digest Book of .22 Rimfire, Second Edition. This useful and informative reference covers all the bases when it comes to rimfire ammunition, ballistics and firearms. No true .22 fan's library is complete without this resource.
Gun Digest Book of .22 Rimfire, Second Edition thrills shooters and collectors alike with comprehensive coverage of new and vintage firearms. It uncovers technical secrets to the caliber, such as how headspace, rim thickness and other factors affect performance. And it covers all the accessories and gear needed to enhance a rimfire for a day of target shooting, hunting or plinking around.
Gun Digest Book of .22 Rimfire, Second Edition is also the most authoritative ballistic reference for rimfires available, giving shooters a handle on exactly how rimfire rounds perform. Author James E. House gives an in-depth look at the various ammunition available today, and grounds readers in the fundamentals of .22-cartridge functionality. Readers described the first edition of this book as "the best introduction available" to rimfire ballistics.
House also gives a far-reaching look at all the new and old models of rimfire firearms available in the 304 pages of the book. Given how quickly new models are introduced and old ones retired, Gun Digest Book of .22 Rimfire, Second Edition educates shooters on the rimfire marketplace, giving them the knowledge to make an informed purchase — whether pistol or rifle. The book isn't just a top-notch reference, it's also a crack-shot buyer's guide.
Whether you are a casual plinker or a hardcore .22 enthusiast, you are certain to understand and enjoy the world's favorite caliber even more with Gun Digest Book of .22 Rimfire, Second Edition.