To test the materials used in space flight against high-velocity impacts, the Hypervelocity Impact Testing Program uses unique firearms that produce ballistic results far beyond any conventional rifle.
The Dude, a version of the NAA Pug Magnum Mini revolver, gets back to its 19th-century roots with a color case-hardened frame.
Recently we posted a review about two rifles chambered in .22 Mag and .223 Rem. Originally that article was going to cover the .17 HMR as well. After delving into its interesting background, currently available platforms and load options, it seemed like a good idea to give the .17 HMR an article of its own with plenty of room to explore various loads and work with two test rifles instead of just one.