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Taurus
Model: 17C Tracker
Gun Dimensions Width:1.312-in
Length:9.75-in Height:5.125-in
Barrel:5-in Weight:26.5-oz
Variant 6 of 6
Gun Rankings
  • IDPA Power Factor23541
  • Recoil Factor0.17 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity8 rounds
  • ConcealibilityPoor
  • Defense Factor30%
Gun Specifications
Type:Revolver
Produced:2003 - 2007
Caliber:.17 HMR
Action:revolving chamber
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)
Safety:trigger actuated transfer bar
Cylinder:8-round
Frame:stainless steel
Grip:black rubber
Sights:fixed front, adjustable rear
Notes:small frame, full underlug
Manufacturer
Forjas Taurus SA
More Info
Gun Value
MSRP:$439.00Used Est:$275.00
Last Update:11/19/2017
About the Gun

The Taurus Model 17C is a small frame, 8 shot revolver with a 2, 4 or 5 inch barrel. Available in blued or stainless steel, or light alloy frame. Features include adjustable sights, full underlug on 4 and 5 inch barrels, transfer bar safety system and soft rubber grips.

Cartridge Specifications
Caliber: .17 HMR
Alias: .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire
MV: From 1966 to 2375 ft/sec
ME: From 146 to 250 ft-lb
WT: From 17 to 20 grains
About the Cartridge

This cartridge is based on a .22 Magnum (WMR) rimfire case that is necked down to seat a 17 grain, .17 caliber Hornady V-Max bullet. As done with the .17 Mach 2, the .17 HMR is sized such that manufacturers can easily re-tool .22 WMR gun designs to the new .17 HMR cartridge. This is a supersonic varmint round that travels over twice the speed of sound with near flat trajectory to 100 yards. The larger cartridge and load gives the .17 HMR more than 1-1/2 times the energy at 100 yards than the smaller .17 Mach 2.

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