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.17 Remington
Cartridges in current production by the larger
ammunition makers: CCI, COR-BON, Federal, Hornady, Norma, PMC,
Remington, Winchester, Weatherby, Wolf, etc...
U.S.A. and
some other
countries
Current Rifle Cartridges
The .17 Remington, was introduced by Remington in 1971 by necking down the 223 Remington or
(5.56x45NATO) from .22" caliber to .17" caliber to accept .17" projectiles. It send projectiles down the
range at over 4,000 feet per second and is a great varmint cartridge.
This cartridge started the popularity of the .17 cal generation including: .17 Remington Fireball,
.17 Hornet, .17 HMR R.F., .17 Mach2 R.F. , .17 Aquila and most like many more wildcats.

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