5.56x45mm Timeline

Steve Johnson
by Steve Johnson

There has been a lot of discussion about the 5.56mm cartridge recently. I highly recommend reading Daniel Watters’s history of the development of the 5.56x45mm cartridge. It is incredibly detailed and continuously updated.

Steve Johnson
Steve Johnson

I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!

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