The American Standard poster is the 1st poster in the Cartridge Comparison Guide series of cartridge posters. It is the forerunner to the Rifleman's Classic, Handgun Cartridge poster, British Cartridge poster, and both the Wildcat Big Bore poster and Standard and Obsolete Big Bore poster.
This poster is full color - 36" wide by 24" tall and includes all American Standardized Cartridges (Rifle, Handgun, and Shotgun) available in the USA as of Jan. 2013. In addition, some standardized military surplus and a few bonus cartridges are included. This poster represents Standard American Manufactured Cartridges. Wildcat, Historic, Obsolete, and foreign cartridges can be found in the other available posters.
The rifle selection includes all standard hunting cartridges from the 17 caliber Mach 2 up through the 505 Gibbs and 577 Nitro. It also includes historically significant factory available cartridges such as the 348 Win, 404 Jeffery, 450/400 Nitro, and 500 Nitro. Standardized Military surplus such as the 5.45x39, 6.5 Carcano, 6.5 Jap, 303 Brit and the 8x57 Mausser.
The Handgun section covers modern cartridges from the 17 HMR up to the 500 S&W. It also includes significant cartridges like the 44-40, 38-40, 357 Maximum, 445 Super Mag, and the 45 Win Mag.
The Shotgun section includes the 410 and 32 gauge up to the 8 gauge.
poster size: 36 in. by 26 in.