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robertusa123 09-11-2012 01:37 AM

22 ammo differances
 
Been playing around with differant ammo and discovered something. Cci Stinger ammo. Dosent penentret my test targets any fourther than cci high volicity ammo. Anyone else find this also the same

c3shooter 09-11-2012 02:32 AM

Not surprising- faster, but 20-22% lighter bullet- which from a rifle WILL expand.

spittinfire 09-11-2012 03:05 AM

You mean that 4gr difference has you guys spun out?

Stinger may not drive as deep on paper but I know from experience that they work in the field over a 40gr 22. When I was a kid we would shoot the groundhogs that were eating our garden. A standard 22 wouldn't do the job but a Stinger would stop them in their tracks. The distances between houses were too close for more than a 22 and Stingers fit the bill.

Mosin 09-11-2012 03:10 AM

I tested a ton of different rounds and discovered that Remington subsonics had the most accurate, consistent grouping.

JTJ 09-11-2012 03:41 AM

The Stingers are not supposed to penetrate. They are meant to expand on small animals and they do that very well as long as you don't intend to eat them. They are quite destructive. You might also try the CCI Velocitors.


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