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17 cal/17cal rimfire

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

  1. old semperfi

    old semperfi Active Member

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    i live in southern indiana,old country boy at hear
    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

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    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?

    Ron
  3. Sandman

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    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

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    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

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    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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