The .50 Beowulf is a 12mm magnum rifle cartridge designed to greatly increase the lethality of the AR-15 platform at close to medium ranges. It is advertised as a great cartridge for civilians wanting to hunt large game or for military/police conducting CQB or even checkpoint duty, with the round be almost etirely undisturbed by most common barriers such as windscreens and body panels.
|Ammunition Type||Damage||Bullet Velocity (m/s)||Barrier Penetration|
|335gr Jacketed Hollowpoint||86||580||1.77|
|500gr Tungsten-core AP||73||488||47|
|700gr Tungsten-core AP||88||320||69|
|1000gr High Explosive Frangible||26||240||0|
Note: Barrier penetration represents the rounds ability to go through walls and barriers. Armor piercing represents the rounds ability to penetrate body armor plates.