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Offline rickyp

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17x223 / 17 rem.
« on: May 01, 2003, 06:55:50 pm »
is the 17x223 the same as the 17 rem.?

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17x223 / 17 rem.
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17x223 / 17 rem.
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2003, 07:46:43 pm »
RICKYP:  the 17 remington is similar to, but not identical with the 17-223 wildcat developed about 1965 (per cartridges of the world ) it is based on the 223 case necked doen to 17 with the shoulder moved back .087-inch. :D   JIM

 

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