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Old July 12, 2000, 10:08 AM   #1
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who makes and sells a .17 cal rifle????
Old July 12, 2000, 10:28 AM   #2
Harley Nolden
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When you say caliber I would normally consider a rimfire ctg and I dont't know of anyone that makes a .17 cal rimfire. They may be made, however, I don't have the knowledge.

However, .177 cal is presented in air rifles. Plinkders and Olympic type rifles. Somewhere it seems I have read something about a 17 cal cap? caliber.


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Old July 12, 2000, 04:43 PM   #3
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Remington still lists their BDL 700 in .17 Remington. This is a centerfire 17 caliber cartridge based off of the 222 Remington case.
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Old July 13, 2000, 02:05 AM   #4
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Other rifles that are chambered in .17 caliber centerfire cartridges:

Cooper Model 21
Dakota 97 Varmint Hunter
Ultra Light Arms Model 20
Wichita Classic Rifle

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Old July 13, 2000, 06:27 PM   #5
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The .17REM C.F. is .172" and the air rifle is .177", pity we cant use the former projectile in the latter and see what gives !

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