.17 Hmr

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by madmanx, Jul 30, 2005.

  1. madmanx

    madmanx Member

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    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.[​IMG]
     
  2. Len Backus

    Len Backus Administrator Staff Member

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    I am enjoying my new .17 also. Great little cartridge.
     

  3. Sasquatch

    Sasquatch Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  4. winmagman

    winmagman Well-Known Member

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    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.
    Chris
     
  5. TheCanuck

    TheCanuck Well-Known Member

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    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