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Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 06-13-2019, 01:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,498
Posted By 17tbs
speed limits?

Has anyone spun these up to the point that they do not make it to the target?
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-20-2019, 04:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,942
Posted By 17tbs
Did you all take a look at the quality brass...

Did you all take a look at the quality brass offered by Lapua?

https://www.lapua.com/cases/221-remington-fireball/

I think that given the problem with RP primer pockets, we would switch to...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-18-2019, 02:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,215
Posted By 17tbs
The cartridge powder capacity and barrel caliber...

The cartridge powder capacity and barrel caliber has little to do with the harmonics of a 21.75" barrel being the ideal for accuracy. It might not really matter to you if you can not hold the rifle...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 05-15-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,321
Posted By 17tbs
Tried them, 17 & 19 gr old style ogive. love...

Tried them, 17 & 19 gr old style ogive. love them. Quite pricy, but I don't shoot enough to care. Very very speedy in my rifle.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-30-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,428
Posted By 17tbs
Talking time flies

Well three years later yes, but when you get old it seems to be just the blink of an eye in time.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-29-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,428
Posted By 17tbs
Pellets 5gr and powder

Larry,

Did these ever make it out of your .172" barrel?
What powders did you try?


Hutch
Forum: Small Caliber Load Data 04-29-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,226
Posted By 17tbs
Speedy Gonzales

Good GOD Larry, that is speedy indeed. What is the barrel length?
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-29-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
77gr expanding subsonics. ...

77gr expanding subsonics.

https://makerbullets.com/proddetail.php?prod=22477S

100gr for subsonic, should cycle your AR.

http://outlawstatebullets.com/12.html

Sorry for heading way off...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-26-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
Tried it with anything long like a 70gr speer sp...

Tried it with anything long like a 70gr speer sp for subsonic work?
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-26-2019, 02:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
Are you doing that in a hornet or something else...

Are you doing that in a hornet or something else like a .223 Rem?
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-25-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
Range

Had a local chicken farmer who was infested with bunnies last year, cci segmented quiets solved that over a few weekends. It is Spring here and I have yet to hear of a bunny problem, or see any in...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-25-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
600 to 800 inconsistent

Sharp observation there Foxhunter.

Of course I was referring to obtaining a consistent velocity using gun powders versus an air rifle.

What is the range to your grackle/bird feeder?

Heck,...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-25-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
Choices

600 to 800fps is difficult to couple with consistent velocity,

I would switch to a pellet rifle.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-24-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,061
Posted By 17tbs
21gr pellet

I did almost an idendical thing, using a 17VHA & 21gr piledrivers turned around backwards with a small pistol primer and 0.5grains of IMR HS -700X.

IT WORKS QUITE WELL. There is a catch though,...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-08-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,383
Posted By 17tbs
How about some other options?

Since data speeds are pretty zippy these dsys, what really is the advantage of web based storage over keeping a couple of high capacity hard drives with a couple of copies of your photos on them? I...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 04-03-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,171
Posted By 17tbs
Thick walled cylinder and calculating yield (failure).

You should at least look at this and then if it seems fuzzy to you, do not build a stub.

Yield stress is failure stress limit. Getting to that pressure in a normal rifle barrel is going to be...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-17-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By 17tbs
Supply and demand, you get what you pay for

I would suggest that the way to avoid having a shortage of your favorite things in life is to buy what to others appears to be an excessive amount. That goes for just about everything. If all of the...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-12-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,458
Posted By 17tbs
What is in a name?

It is called DICK'S for a reason guys.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-02-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,102
Posted By 17tbs
Awesome,

SIERRA MAKES A 19 CALIBER BULLET !! ??? Show us please.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 03-01-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,306
Posted By 17tbs
George, I just checked my reamer print and...

George, I just checked my reamer print and reamer, it was set to .1980" so a .192" or even a .195" seems like a pure virgin by comparison. My loaded brass though is .1973 with the sized brass coming...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-04-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,428
Posted By 17tbs
Silverfox, I have similar back problems here as...

Silverfox, I have similar back problems here as well. None are fuzed yet, but it creakes like a bad door hinge sometimes, and hurts like sin. I ended up with a portable external TENS, and as BCB...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 02-01-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,591
Posted By 17tbs
Yes, they actually seldom come apart in flight,...

Yes, they actually seldom come apart in flight, they are plenty accurate with no diffrrence between them and the centerfire cartridge hornady hp or vmax for general accuracy that I can see.

They...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-31-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,591
Posted By 17tbs
Kenbro, Thanks Ken, I have a small pile of...

Kenbro,

Thanks Ken, I have a small pile of each of the 17HMR bullets, 17gr Vmax, & 20gr Gamepoint, & those will last my lifetime.

Yesterday I managed to pick up some boxes of Hndy #17103,...
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-31-2019, 04:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,591
Posted By 17tbs
If you can get your mitts on the 20gr Game Point...

If you can get your mitts on the 20gr Game Point 17HMR bullet, you will be happy with it at 2200fps.
Forum: Small Caliber Discussion Board 01-31-2019, 04:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,591
Posted By 17tbs
I shoot them at 2000 fps to 1800fps, they do some...

I shoot them at 2000 fps to 1800fps, they do some damage, but are not explosive, and you will not get a mushy rabbit. Entrance is pinprick, exit is about a dime, damage about 1 inch or farther from...
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