17 cal/17cal rimfire

Discussion in '.22-Rimfire Forum' started by old semperfi, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. hello guys and girls and happy newyear.i think this may have been brought up before but im told i have a big mouth so here goes..........how many of you would like to see a forum for 17 cal rim fire.id like to see one with both of the 17s.i also would like to possibly include high end pellet rifles.i shoot a gamo that does 1200fps and its almost as accurate as any of my rimfires. old semperfi
  2. muddober

    muddober Active Member

    Sep 19, 2008
    Carson City Nevada
    Happy new years to you as well old semperfi. 1200 fps out of an air gun, that is cooking. That is also super sonic, does it make noise/crack like a 22 and what weight pellet?


  3. Sandman

    Sandman Member

    Jun 17, 2009
    I would say just change the name of this one from ".22 Rimfire Forum" to "The Rimfire Forum". I don't think we need to separate it by caliber.
  4. GunHugger

    GunHugger Well-Known Member

    Jul 18, 2007
    SW PA

    I agree...somewhat.

    It sounds like non rimfires will be included. Bunching air power with rimfires doesn't sound like a great idea.

    So how about this, add one and change the name of one.

    "The Rimfire Forum" for all rimfire calibers.
    And a forum for pellet guns of all calibers.

    I own a few pellet guns, both .17 and .22 caliber so I would have an interest in a forum here.
  5. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member Supporting Member

    Feb 9, 2001
    Here at TFF
    The .17 cal, as always, is at home in this forum but we are not or will we ever be an airgun forum.
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