.50 BMG (12.7x99)

Overview


The .50 Browning Machine Gun (.50 BMG12.7×99mm NATO) is a cartridge developed for the Browning .50 caliber machine gun in the late 1910s, entering official service in 1921. The .50 BMG cartridge is also used in long-range target and anti-materiel rifles, as well as other .50-caliber machine guns.

Stats


Ammunition Type Damage Bullet Velocity (m/s) Barrier Penetration Armor Piercing
M33 Ball 250 880 10.0253299 288
MK211 Raufoss 240 870 20 610
API 277 670 4 1090
AMAX 70 860 3 150
Note: Barrier penetration represents the rounds ability to go through walls and barriers. Armor piercing represents the rounds ability to penetrate body armor plates.