## What is the effective range of a 17 HMR?

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The effective range of a . 17 HMR bullet for small game hunting and target shooting is about 150 yards. At 150 yards the . 17 HMR cartridge experiences a bullet drop of about 3″-/+ which allows for consistent accuracy.

## What is the ballistics on a 17 HMR?

The muzzle velocity of the 17 HMR Hornady 20 gr Ammo is 2,375 fps compared to the 2,525 fps of the 17 HMR Hornady 15.5 gr Ammo. If you look at the 17 HMR ballistics table above you will see how the muzzle velocity of 17 HMR diminishes at 100 yards and 200 yards.

**How fast does a 17 HMR bullet travel?**

2,650 ft/s

17 caliber (4.5 mm) projectile. Commonly loaded with a 17 grain (1.1 g) projectile, it can deliver muzzle velocities in excess of 775 m/s (2,650 ft/s).

### Can you shoot 17 win Super Mag in a 17 HMR?

Can I shoot 17 WSM ammo in a 17 HMR rifle? No, you can’t safely fire . 17 WSM cartridges from a rifle chambered in . 17 HMR.

### What is 17 HMR ammo ballistics?

Our 17 HMR Ammo Ballistics Chart will give you the bullet ballistic coefficient, muzzle energy, muzzle velocity and bullet drop of 17 hmr and 17 hmr2 cartridges. Lets compare the 17 HMR Hornady 20 gr Ballistics to the 17 HMR Hornady 15.5 gr Ballistics! 17 HMR Bullet Weight: Weight of the bullet in grains, there are 7000 grains in one pound.

**What is 17 HMR muzzle energy?**

The 17 HMR muzzle energy is the kinetic energy of the bullet as it leaves the muzzle. Generally the heavier and faster the bullet the more damage it will do to the intended target. As you can see the 17 HMR Hornady 20 gr Ammo has a higher muzzle energy from zero to 200 yards in comparison to the 17 HMR Hornady 15.5 gr Ammo.

#### What is the ballistics of a 17 Remington?

Ballistics and Drop for the .17 Remington Cartridge Type: Rifle Height: 1.796″ Width: 0.378″ Average FPS: 4145 Average Energy: 877 Average Gr: 23 Recoil: 0.45 Power Rank: 0.95 of 20 The bullet known as the .17 Remington was created in 1970 and then introduced to the public in 1971 and as you may gather from the name it was designed by Remington.

#### What is the difference between 17 HMR and 20 HMR?

The 20 grain 17 HMR has a much higher kinetic energy, which translates to more killing power at distance. Look at the 17 HMR ballistics table to compare the muzzle energy at various distances.