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post #14 of (permalink) Old 10-21-2010, 06:24 AM
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Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: currently in oklahoma city, soon I will be moving to little axe oklahoma
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Originally Posted by jake112 View Post
do u know if a .17 Hmr is good for coyote hunting and whats the accuret range of a .17?
I have used the 17 hmr on coyote, every shot inside 100 yds and it was effective, good clean kill with proper shot placement, I use the 17 gr hornady vax out of my ruger, I wasn't hunting coyotes, just shots of opportunity when zapping crows. I have done pretty good with the 17, usually average a 1.5 inch group on paper at 200 yards on very calm days, the wind affects these little bullets pretty bad and since I live in oklahoma where the wind never stops blowing, I don't shoot it as much as I want to
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