Some articles on sleeves, caliber conversion sleeves, calibers:
... Sleeves that exceed the chamber length are generally used in break open actions, which allow easy insertion and removal ... Like supplemental chambers, caliber conversion sleeves completely surround the new cartridge case, but cannot be ejected or fed from a magazine, so they only offer a single ... The calibers supported by caliber conversion sleeves are limited by the difference between the calibers ...
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