17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire

  • THE .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire IS ALSO KNOWN AS:

  • .17 HMR

  • SUMMARY OF THE .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire CARTRIDGE:

    The .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire (AKA: .17 HMR) is a Rimfire cartridge with a Bullet Diameter of 0.179 in” (4.55mm) that is primarily used in Rifles and Pistols. The .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire originated in The United States in (UNKNOWN DATE). The .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire also has a case length of 1.058 in” (26.87mm) and an overall length of 1.349 in” (34.26mm).

    Additional Cartridge Designations: No Additional Information at this time.

  • The .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire Firearm Cartridge Originated in The United States

Cartridge Details

  • Year Introduced: 2002
  • Country of Origin: The United States
  • Case Type: Rimmed, Bottleneck
  • Primary Application: Rifles
  • Bullet Diameter: 0.179 in” (4.55mm)
  • Neck Diameter: 0.19 in” (4.83mm)
  • Shoulder Diameter: 0.238 in” (6.05mm)
  • Base Diameter: 0.238 in” (6.05mm)
  • Rim Diameter: 0.286 in” (7.26mm)
  • Rim Thickness: 0.05 in” (1.27mm)
  • Case Length: 1.058 in” (26.87mm)
  • Overall Length: 1.349 in” (34.26mm)
  • Case Capacity:
  • Primer: Rimfire (Rimfire)
  • Rifling Twist: 1:9 in (229mm)
  • Max Pressure:
  • CIP Pressure: 180 MPa (26107 psi)
  • CIP Proof Test: ~234 MPa (33939 psi)
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Cartridge Data Published On: December 21, 2014 at 12:36 am by Bullet-Blog and last updated on February 1, 2015 at 2:22 am