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5.6 X 49 ULTRA RAPID

  

S & B produced this cartridge in small quantities during 1955. Based on the 308 Win case necked down and Used in ZG-47 rifles. In the beginning of the 1960's the Americans brought up their nearly identical .22 – 250 Remington which effectively killed the 5.6 Ultra Rapid and it never gained popularity as a result.