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Ballistics:
 Barrel Twist Rates
 Barrel Break-In
 Rifle Scopes
 Rifle Scope Mounts
 Rifle Scope Mounting
 Rifle Scope Sight-In
 Precision Targets.
Reloading:
 Equipment
 How To
 Black Powder
 Recoil
Reloading Accuracy:
 Brass
 Primers
 Powder
 Bullets
 Load Testing
 Run-Out.
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Factory Ammunition Ballistics:
 Detailed factory ammunition ballistics information for the;
17 Hornet, bullet velocity, bullet energy and bullet drop.
Ballistics were derived from a 24" rifle barrel length.

Hornady, Superformance Varmint, 17 Hornet Ammunition:
Hornady
Bullet Type:
Bullet Weight
Grains
Bullet Ballistic
Coefficient
Bullet Muzzle
Velocity Fps.
Bullet Muzzle
Energy Ft. lbs.
V-Max 20 .185 3,650 592
Bullet 100 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 200 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 300 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 400 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 500 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
3,077 2,574 2,122 1,721 1,383
Bullet 100 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 200 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 300 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 400 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 500 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
420 294 200 132 85
Rifle Zero
100 Yds.
Bullet Drop
200 Yds.
Bullet Drop
300 Yds.
Bullet Drop
400 Yds.
Bullet Drop
500 Yds.
0 - 2.2" - 9.7" - 25.1" - 52.4"
Bullet Drop
600 Yds.
Bullet Drop
700 Yds.
Bullet Drop
800 Yds.
Bullet Drop
900 Yds.
Bullet Drop
1,000 Yds.
- 98.1" - 170.7" - 278.6" - 429.0" - 629.8"

Hornady, Superformance Varmint, 17 Hornet Ammunition:
Hornady
Bullet Type:
Bullet Weight
Grains
Bullet Ballistic
Coefficient
Bullet Muzzle
Velocity Fps.
Bullet Muzzle
Energy Ft. lbs.
NTX 15.5 .115 3,870 515
Bullet 100 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 200 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 300 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 400 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
Bullet 500 Yd.
Velocity Fps.
2,940 2,178 1,550 1,120 927
Bullet 100 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 200 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 300 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 400 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
Bullet 500 Yd.
Energy Ft. lbs.
297 163 83 43 30
Rifle Zero
100 Yds.
Bullet Drop
200 Yds.
Bullet Drop
300 Yds.
Bullet Drop
400 Yds.
Bullet Drop
500 Yds.
0 - 2.7" - 12.9" - 38.3" - 91.2"




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