17 Javelina

  • THE .17 Javelina IS ALSO KNOWN AS:

  • .17 Hempalina


    The .17 Javelina (AKA: .17 Hempalina) is a Center Fire cartridge with a Bullet Diameter of 0.172 in” (4.37mm) that is primarily used in Rifles. The .17 Javelina originated in The United States in (UNKNOWN DATE). The .17 Javelina also has a case length of 1.53 in” (38.86mm) and an overall length of 1.85 in” (46.99mm).

    Additional Cartridge Designations: Wildcat Cartridge.

  • The .17 Javelina Firearm Cartridge Originated in The United States

Cartridge Details

  • Year Introduced:
  • Country of Origin: The United States
  • Case Type: Rimless, Bottleneck
  • Primary Application: Rifles
  • Bullet Diameter: 0.172 in” (4.37mm)
  • Neck Diameter: 0.201 in” (5.11mm)
  • Shoulder Diameter: 0.353 in” (8.97mm)
  • Base Diameter: 0.374 in” (9.5mm)
  • Rim Diameter: 0.378 in” (9.6mm)
  • Rim Thickness: 0.045 in” (1.14mm)
  • Case Length: 1.53 in” (38.86mm)
  • Overall Length: 1.85 in” (46.99mm)
  • Case Capacity: 21.75 gr H20 (1.41 cm3)
  • Primer: Center Fire (Small Rifle)
  • Rifling Twist: 1:9 in (229mm)
  • Max Pressure:
  • CIP Pressure:
  • CIP Proof Test:
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Cartridge Data Published On: January 19, 2015 at 5:23 pm by Bullet-Blog and last updated on February 1, 2015 at 2:22 am