Posts Tagged ‘.17 HMR V-Max’

17 HMR Varmint Hunting

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

17 HMR Varmint Hunting

Also used .22, .270 and 30-06

LOTS of rodents taken out to help local farmers.
Check it out!

Varmint Hunting

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

I talked to Eric over at Varminter.com today.  This is one of many videos he’s made over the years and has shared.

Lots of great shooting.  You should check out all of Eric’s work at Varminter.com.  He’s a great guy, loves this sport and it shows in all his work.

Enjoy!

Here’s what you’ll see:

These clips show us shooting various rifles at ground squirrels, prairie dogs, starlings (pest birds), cottontail rabbit and jack rabbits in California and Arizona (listed below). There are 17 shots on video, including some slow-motion shots!

We are shooting the following rifles and calibers in this video:
Firearms:
– Thompson Contender Carbine Rifle – 5mm Remington Rimfire Magnum (Centurion 30 grain HP)
– CZ Model 527 Rifle – .17 Hornady Hornet (20 grain V-Max)
– Winchester Model 43 – .22 Hornet
– Browning A-Bolt – .22 Magnum (Hornady .22 Magnum NTX ammo)
– Savage Model 93 – .17HMR

Airguns:
– Benjamin Discovery Airgun – .22 caliber (Predator Pellets)
– Airforce Condor Airgun – .25 caliber (Predator Pellets)
– FX Boss Airgun – .30 caliber (JSB Diablo Exact 44 grain and 50 grain pellets)

Long Range Rimfire Rifles .17 HMR .22 LR

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

Long Range .17 HMR .22 LR

Here’s some long range shooting up to 200 yards with .17 HMR and .22 LR rifles.

Both guns used are Remingtons.

Look also at the Henry Rifles in .17 HMR and .22 LR.

Watch and compare:

17 HMR Hornady

Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

17 HMR Hornady

Shooting Ground Squirrels

Lead Free Hornady .17 HMR

Here’s a very good discussion of the Lead Free .17 HMR Hornady ammo and lots of dead ground squirrels!

You’ll learn a lot on this one…enjoy!

.17 HMR vs Ballistics Gel

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Shooting .17 HMR, Hornady 17 grain V-Max into a block of ballistic gel.

This shows very impressive energy transfer by such a small bullet.  The expansion and wound cavity is undeniable!

These shots were taken at 50 yards.

See for yourself what the .17HMR Rifle with V-Max .17 grain can do!

Enjoy the video…

.17 HMR V-Max Bullet vs Canned Goods

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

.17 HMR Ammo

In Today’s Special Video:

.17 HMR V-Max Bullet vs. Canned Goods

Here’s a fun video using a .17 HMR V-Max bullet shot at many different canned goods.

It’s neat because they show both the actual shot and a slow-motion replay of all shots.

It finishes with images of many of the cans and the destruction it caused.

Enjoy!