.17 Bumble Bee

Cartridge Data Published On: December 20, 2014 at 11:36 pm by Bullet-Blog and last updated on February 12, 2015 at 11:25 am


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The .17 Bumble Bee is a Center Fire cartridge with a Bullet Diameter of 0.172 in” (4.37mm) that is primarily used in Pistols and Rifles. The .17 Bumble Bee originated in (UNKNOWN ORIGIN) in (UNKNOWN DATE). The .17 Bumble Bee also has a case length of 0.92 in” (23.37mm) and an overall length of 1.29 in” (32.77mm).

Additional Cartridge Designations: Wildcat Cartridge

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  • Pistols
  • 0.172 in” (4.37mm)
  • 0.197 in” (5mm)
  • 0.34 in” (8.64mm)
  • 0.35 in” (8.89mm)
  • 0.408 in” (10.36mm)
  • 0.07 in” (1.65mm)
  • 0.92 in” (23.37mm)
  • 1.29 in” (32.77mm)
  • 9.2 gr H20 (0.6 cm3)
  • Center Fire (Small Pistol, Magnum)

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