The suggested price of 17 WSM is about 15-20$ per 50;.223 can be had from some sources for under $6 per 20 when available. If you plan to reload, it gets cheaper to shoot.223 once your reloading equipment is paid off. You need to give us more info. re: your plans for the rifle and the locale where you plan to use it..223 Rifle .22 Mag Results in fps An additional note on the .22 Mag (officially, the .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire) data: this sequence of tests presented a real challenge for our chronographs, probably because the .22 Mag is one of the smaller bullets commercially used yet is driven at high speed.
Winchester 17 Wsm Vs 17 Hornet
Nov 24, 2017 · The .17 HMR 17 grain bullet drops the slowest and has a much flatter trajectory than the .22 LR. Much of that can be attributed to the velocity of the of the .17 HMR 17 grain bullet which is the fastest of the four compared here at a velocity of 2,550(FPS). Compare 22lr Muzzle Velocity and 22lr Muzzle Energy on the 22lr Ballistics Chart!