SHOT Show 2019 – Norma introduces a new .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire, Jacketed Hollow Point load for small game hunting, varmint and pest control
At the 2019 edition of the NSSF SHOT Show, in Las Vegas, Norma announced the introduction of a new .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire load with Jacketed Hollow Point bullets. A great option for hunting pests, varmints and small game, Norma’s new .22 WMR JHP load is designed to deliver exceptional accuracy and punishing results out of this popular rimfire caliber.
Paul Lemke, General Manager for RUAG Ammotec USA, said: "We’re very pleased to add this impressive .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire jacketed hollow point to our growing rimfire line-up.
The overall depth of penetration we’re seeing during testing bodes very well for those who rely on this caliber for pest control and small game hunting".
The JHP ball design allows Norma's new .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire load to offer optimal penetration and expansion for lethality on small game; it also makes it extremely accurate out to medium ranges, providing for an excellent sport shooting, plinking, or training alternative.
Norma's new .22 WMR Jacketed Hollow Point load utilizes a 40-grains bullet and has a listed muzzle velocity of 1877 feet per second (572,11 m/s).