Handgun Cartridge Detail

Cartridge Specifications for Caliber: .32-20 Cal
.32-20 Winchester (.32-20 WCF)
.32-20 Winchester
Case Type: Rimmed, bottleneck
Introduced: 1882 Made For:Rifle
Cart Len:1.592-in Case Len:1.315-in
Case Dia:0.352-in Bul Dia:0.313-in
Ballistics approximated for:
7.5-inch revolver barrel
Cartridge Variants:
Only one cartridge currently available for this caliber.
Cartridge Used in Database
100 gr940 ft/sec196 ft-lbs
Rankings for
Cartridge Used in Database
PF: 94046 TKO: 4.198

Although originally designed for the Winchester Model 73 lever-action rifle, the 32-30 became very popular as a revolver cartridge in its time. Now, the cartridge is in a semi-obsolete status, having been replaced by the likes of the .32 H&R Magnum and the .357 Magnum rounds for for performance in a revolver.