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Unread 07-30-2005, 03:16 PM
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Location: Yorkshire,England
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.17 Hmr

My most used rifle is my .17hmr Anschutz with which i use Hornady 17grain ballastic tip ammo.My longest shot to date is 230 yards using leupold 6-18x40 scope with no wind at all.
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    Unread 07-30-2005, 05:37 PM
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    Re: .17 Hmr

    I am enjoying my new .17 also. Great little cartridge.
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    Unread 07-31-2005, 03:56 PM
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    Location: Wyoming
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    Re: .17 Hmr

    glad I'm not the only one that likes to bust bunnies with the 17. Great fun can be had with one of these in hand.
    "I am a stone. I do not move. Very slowly, I put snow in my mouth and he won't see my breath. I take my time. . . I have only one bullet. I aim at his eye. Very gently, my finger presses on the trigger. I do not tremble. I have no fear"
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    Unread 07-31-2005, 06:03 PM
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    Re: .17 Hmr

    Just had mine out saturday on a gopher safari, managed 18 of the little critters in about 2 hrs, nothing long range but it sure was a lot of fun.
    Ignorance can be treated with education, sadly there is no cure for stupidity.
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    Unread 07-31-2005, 07:13 PM
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    Re: .17 Hmr

    damn, you're allowed suppressors in GBR? Wish your minister who's responsible for guns and gun safety would write ours.

    By the way, im not new here, i just lost my account in the software upgrade aparently. Was away for a while, now i'm back
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