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Redneck420 12-13-2012 02:03 AM

The new rimfire caliber by winchester
 
I read on twitter today that winchester is comming out with a new rimfire caliber. does any one know what it is yet?

robertb6112 12-13-2012 02:34 AM

http://www.huntingclub.com/blogs/articletype/articleview/articleid/14630/winchester-will-unveil-game-changing-rimfire-cartridge#.UMlJ8Il5mc0

ScottA 12-13-2012 02:43 AM

If nothing else, it has my curiosity up.

Axxe55 12-13-2012 02:51 AM

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Originally Posted by ScottA (Post 1049708)
If nothing else, it has my curiosity up.

i agree! i guess we will just have to wait and see what they bring out. maybe a 20 caliber rimfire?

Marlinman 12-13-2012 02:52 AM

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Originally Posted by axxe55 (Post 1049716)

i agree! i guess we will just have to wait and see what they bring out. maybe a 20 caliber rimfire?

Wont happen. Remmy 5mm mag assures that. I'm thinking it will be a 25 mag. Kinda like a 22 wmr but on steriods.

ScottA 12-13-2012 02:54 AM

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Originally Posted by Marlinman (Post 1049717)
Wont happen. Remmy 5mm mag assures that. I'm thinking it will be a 25 mag. Kinda like a 22 wmr but on steriods.

That was my thought.

Marlinman 12-13-2012 02:57 AM

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Originally Posted by ScottA (Post 1049720)

That was my thought.

That's the unofficial story rolling down the vine anyways. I know ill own one really quick if marlin comes out w one in that caliber. It'd be a squirrel amd rabbit killing SOB for sure

Axxe55 12-13-2012 02:59 AM

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Originally Posted by Marlinman (Post 1049717)
Wont happen. Remmy 5mm mag assures that. I'm thinking it will be a 25 mag. Kinda like a 22 wmr but on steriods.

Quote:

Originally Posted by ScottA (Post 1049720)
That was my thought.

a 25 caliber rimfire would be way cool!:D

hiwall 12-13-2012 12:36 PM

So they will bring back the .25 Stevens, in short or long?

fupuk 12-13-2012 01:21 PM

Sounds like it could be the next big thing. I doubt they will sell for $.04 a round but we can hope right?


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