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Old 11-27-2010, 03:55 PM   #1
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I keep 4 loaded guns at all times in my home. One is a 10/22. Now, I've never really given much thought to it being a go to gun if things went south,but, lately I have. I did a search here for .22 HD. ammo, and nothing came up. So,I'm asking. Is Stinger still the big boy for this type of thing? However,I understand 10/22s don't digest them very well. Is there another, "hard hitter" out there that my Ruger might like?
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Old 11-27-2010, 04:33 PM   #2
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I will save the dont use .22 for defense speech.

I would use velocitators and load up the most reliable 25rd mag you have for your 10/22.
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Try the CCI Mini-Mag copper plated hollow point...

And I, too will save the .22lr is not a good choice for HD rant. But if you must, I second large cap magazines loaded and ready to go.
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Thanks,I'll check them out. Like I said above,its not a go to gun,but if its the fastest to get to at the time,I want the most I can get out of it.
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I would think that any of the hypervelocity rounds would work.

Stinger, Yellow Jackets, ect.... Some one out there make a 22lr that is zipping along at 1600 fps.

All I can say is 25 22lr on target in a center-mass group or in the face is going to do a 15 9mm that miss the target.
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Find something in the hypervelocity group like mentioned. I've got a brick of yellowjackets I'll sell.
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I'll 2nd the suggestion for the velocitators. They are heavier in weight (40 gr) and 1,435 fps. In my opinion they're more suited for penetration than the stingers.
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I'll third the velocitators...and will add that if what you have in your home is a .22 then I agree in maximizing it. Is it a man stopper or the preffered HD gun....no. That said I would not want to be on the recieving end of an accurate .22. If nothing else it would certainly make me think twice before going any further.
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1. Whatever ammo, it must function in YOUR weapon 100.0000% of the time. .22 LR is not noted for that.

2. Nothing wrong with using .22 LR for home defense- if you have one of THESE:

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If I get down to a .22 for home defense because I've gone through everything else at my disposal, it is definately "spray and pray time". So large capacity mag and whatever doesn't jam up.
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