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Model Hunter 17
Taurus Revolver Hunter 17 .17 HMR Variant-1
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Gun Dimensions Width:1.535-in
Length:18-in Height:5.68-in
Barrel:12-in Weight:49.8-oz
1 Variant
Gun Rankings
  • Power Factor (17 grain bullet)35513
  • Recoil Factor (17 grain bullet)0.17 ft-lb
  • Total Capacity7 rounds
  • ConcealabilityVery Poor
  • Defense Factor3%
Gun Specifications
Produced:2003 - 2004
Caliber:.17 HMR
Action:revolving chamber
Trigger:double-action (DA/SA)
Safety:trigger actuated transfer bar
Frame:stainless steel
Grip:black ribbed rubber
Sights:patridge front, adjustable rear
Forjas Taurus SA
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Gun Value
MSRP:$430.00Used Est:$310.00
Last Update:2/4/2023
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Cartridge Specifications
Cartridge: .17 HMR
Alias: .17 Hornady Magnum Rimfire
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Ballistics for This Gun
Selected Bullet Mass:17 grains
MV:2089 ft/sec ME:165 ft-lbs
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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