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Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 11-20-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,412
Posted By tuck2
My new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet rifle w/ Leupold...

My new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet rifle w/ Leupold 3-12 X AO scope may become my favorite rifle. When siteing it in at 100 Yds I got sub 1/2 inch groups using Hornady 20 Gr V Max ammo. Shot a few...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 10-11-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,580
Posted By tuck2
The Hornet cases head space on the base rim....

The Hornet cases head space on the base rim. Should the rim of the case be a bit thin or the distance between the bolt face and cut out in the chamber for the rim be a bit to deep the primer can...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 09-05-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,163
Posted By tuck2
Between 1952 and 1997 there was only one time...

Between 1952 and 1997 there was only one time when I had to wait for factory ammo and empty cases to get to the stores . I got a 308 Norma Mag rifle in the 60s and had to cut down and fire form 300...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 07-30-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,256
Posted By tuck2
My CZ Varmint rifle cost me $ 670 Dec 2013 .I...

My CZ Varmint rifle cost me $ 670 Dec 2013 .I had looked for the rifle one year before getting it. I got sub 1/2 in 100 Yd groups shooting Hornady 20 grain bullet ammo in my CZ 527 Varmint 17...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 06-06-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 16,164
Posted By tuck2
When Nosler was selling their 17 caliber 20...

When Nosler was selling their 17 caliber 20 grain FB HP s.h.o.t.s bullets at a discount I purchased a box of 1,000 ea. The B.C. is not as high as the V Max 20 Gr bullet . I got them to reload 17...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-04-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,328
Posted By tuck2
I paid $ 670 for a new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet...

I paid $ 670 for a new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet Dec 2013. The Leupold 3-9 scope is way under powered for the .204 Ruger cartridge. Make a offer for the rifle with out the scope.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-20-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 18,249
Posted By tuck2
For spring prairie dog pup shooting my magazine...

For spring prairie dog pup shooting my magazine fed Cooper 57 M 17 HM2 and 17 HMR are the rifles I use. I have extra magazines for each rifle that are loaded before I go out. I added a CZ 527...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-17-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,584
Posted By tuck2
I only have Lil Gun powder to reload my 17...

I only have Lil Gun powder to reload my 17 Hornet. From what has ben posted my starting loads will be a bit less powder than what Hornady sent me. I was lucky and got ten boxes of Hornady ammo....
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-14-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,922
Posted By tuck2
I have a CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet rifle which...

I have a CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet rifle which shoots small groups so I ll not be getting a Boyd stock for it . My Ruger 10-22 T 22 RF , Rem 17 Fireball, Rem 221 Fireball and Howa 1500 Varmint 223 Rem...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-14-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,705
Posted By tuck2
I started reloading in 1953 . I now have the...

I started reloading in 1953 . I now have the first box of dish head cartridges I have ever seen on my reloading bench. When fired from my new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet rifle the primers backed out...
Forum: Big Game 04-08-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,665
Posted By tuck2
The last two badgers I shot at about 75 yards...

The last two badgers I shot at about 75 yards were shot with a 17 HMR 17 Gr bullet , it was a bang dead deal. It was a short time after I first got the rifle . I wonted to see what the little 17...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-03-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,515
Posted By tuck2
I have not heard about my order made March 2013...

I have not heard about my order made March 2013 for five boxes 17 Hornet ammo and one box of brass. The box of brass my be holding up my order. Its good hear that Hornady has made some 17 H ammo.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-31-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,072
Posted By tuck2
SS427: Thanks of the comment about reducing the...

SS427: Thanks of the comment about reducing the diameter of the jags . I have a number of 17 caliber jags , a fine tooth file ,and drill press. But I ll not polish the jag. I have a few bags of...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-31-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,589
Posted By tuck2
I m an old timer, was given my first rifle in...

I m an old timer, was given my first rifle in 1949. Started reloading ammo in 1953 . Over the years I have owned 80 some firearms and have inspected a bunch more. Since retiring 16 years ago I have...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-31-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,072
Posted By tuck2
I m a 17 caliber fan and have air rifles and 17...

I m a 17 caliber fan and have air rifles and 17 HM2, 17 HMR, 17 Hornet, 17 Fireball and 17 Rem cartridge rifles. I cut off q tips , the cut off ends screw into a 17 caliber cleaning rod with the...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-08-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,352
Posted By tuck2
With any caliber cartridge I have the heavier...

With any caliber cartridge I have the heavier loads - powder near max grains I get less case life than with mild loads. The most accurate load for my 17 Fireball rifle is near a max powder charge...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-26-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,039
Posted By tuck2
When I first read about the 17 H Hornet cartridge...

When I first read about the 17 H Hornet cartridge I knew I wonted a rifle. So in Dec 2012 I got five boxes of HH ammo at Cabelas. In March 2013 I ordered five boxes of ammo and two boxes of brass...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-19-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,091
Posted By tuck2
If your 17 HMR is accurate go into a prairie dog...

If your 17 HMR is accurate go into a prairie dog town in the spring time when the pups first come out. It wont take very long to shoot up a bunch of ammo.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-19-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,534
Posted By tuck2
I m a 17 caliber fan and have 17 HM2, 17 HMR, 17...

I m a 17 caliber fan and have 17 HM2, 17 HMR, 17 Hornet, 17 Fireball, and 17 Remington cartridge rifles. In the spring time when the prairie dog pups first come out there are a lot of shots...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-07-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,373
Posted By tuck2
I got five boxes of 17 Hornet ammo Dec 2012. ...

I got five boxes of 17 Hornet ammo Dec 2012. Got one box of brass from a March 2013 order . One box of brass and five boxes of 17 H ammo are still on back order from the March 2013 order. Good...
Forum: Small Caliber Load Data 01-28-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,988
Posted By tuck2
I enjoyed your report. It was cold and windy on...

I enjoyed your report. It was cold and windy on 26th Jan but I had to see where the bullets were hitting with the Leupold 4-12 scope that I had just mounted on my new CZ 527 Varmint 17 Hornet...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-15-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,251
Posted By tuck2
I like low muzzle blast and recoil rifles for...

I like low muzzle blast and recoil rifles for prairie dog shooting. I have 17 HM2, 17 HMR, 17 Hornet, 17 Fireball, and 17 Rem rifles but there are times that I don't feel like reloading ammo. So it...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-15-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,521
Posted By tuck2
I started reloading in 1953 . There has ben a few...

I started reloading in 1953 . There has ben a few cans of powder that had a red dust powder in them which I destroyed. Before there were modern pressure testing equipment some of the reloading...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-15-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,713
Posted By tuck2
I live in prairie dog country. Before plague and...

I live in prairie dog country. Before plague and poison become common in the prairie dog towns it took a lot of rimfire 17 caliber to shoot them. One year I recorded the number of certain hits which...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 12-19-2013, 04:15 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 17,830
Posted By tuck2
New CZ Varmint 17 Hornet For Me

The CZ Varmint 17 Hornet I ordered is to be delivered to the sporting goods store Dec 19 ,13 . Last Dec 2012 I purchased five boxes of 17 H ammo, a 4-16 X AO scope , military sling ,and sling...
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