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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use mdy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }}{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The .40 S&W (10×22mm Smith & Wesson) is a rimless pistol cartridge developed jointly by major American firearms manufacturers Smith & Wesson and Winchester.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> The .40 S&W was developed from the ground up as a law enforcement cartridge designed to duplicate performance of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's reduced-velocity 10mm Auto cartridge which could be retrofitted into medium-frame (9mm size) automatic handguns. It uses {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} diameter bullets ranging in weight from {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name="Hornady">Hornady Handbook of Cartridge Reloading, Fourth Edition (1991), pp. 593–595</ref>


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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use mdy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }}{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The .40 S&W (10×22mm Smith & Wesson) is a rimless pistol cartridge developed jointly by major American firearms manufacturers Smith & Wesson and Winchester.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> The .40 S&W was developed from the ground up as a law enforcement cartridge designed to duplicate performance of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's reduced-velocity 10mm Auto cartridge which could be retrofitted into medium-frame (9mm size) automatic handguns. It uses {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} diameter bullets ranging in weight from {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name="Hornady">Hornady Handbook of Cartridge Reloading, Fourth Edition (1991), pp. 593–595</ref>


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