What is CCI Velocitor?

Product Details. CCI® has been a leading innovator of rimfire ammo for over 50 years, producing specialized loads to meet the demands of serious hunters and shooters. Velocitor® fills the needs of small game and varmint hunters who want added velocity to extend the effective range of the . 22 LR cartridge.

Can a Ruger 10/22 shoot a CIT Velocitor?

Ruger has a notice in the owner’s manual to not shoot Stingers in the 10/22 Target models. They have a match spec chamber and the Stingers don’t headspace right. With any other 10/22 they are okay, but will understandably be rougher on the gun than regular high-velocity ammo.

What is the most quiet 22lr ammo?

Set your 22 to stealth mode with CCI® Quiet-22™. It is ideal for bolt-action and single-shot 22 LR rifles, and generates 75 percent less perceived noise than standard velocity 22 LR rounds. It is perfect for areas where noise may be a problem and is ideal for introducing youth to the shooting sports.

How good are CCI Stingers?

The CCI Stinger is the high performance 22 round. Clocking in at 1640 FPS, this round does make sacrifices for speed. It uses a lower weight bullet (32 grain), as well as a slightly long case that doesn’t work in tight match 22LR chambers. But, you get the fastest 22LR and some pretty amazing accuracy in some rifles.

Are CCI Mini-Mag high velocity?

CCI Mini-Mag is one of the industry’s leading high velocity rimfire rounds that features clean-burning propellants helping to keep the action cleaner than other popular rimfire ammunitions.

What is a 22 long rifle stinger?

22 LR round. Stinger . 22 ammo delivers dramatic impact energy from a copper-plated, 32-grain, hollow point bullet with a teardrop cavity that expands explosively against thin-skinned varmints.

Why is 22LR ammo so dirty?

Because all 22 LR semi-autos are “blowback” operated, a lot of the powder residue (both burned and unburned) will get blown into the bowels of the gun and will continue to build up until the gun is finally cleaned. To complicate matters, virtually all 22 LR ammo uses soft lead bullets.

Is 22 LR loud?

As an example of how loud a gunshot can be, a . 22 caliber rifle with standard velocity ammo creates 140 dB of sound. That’s loud enough to cause permanent hearing damage and physical pain. More powerful centerfire ammo is even louder.

Is the CCI Velocitor 22LR ammo worth a hoot?

Velocitor will exit every time regardless of angle at any distance inside 175 meters. CCI’s Segmented Subsonic might be a good option. This product may suit you well, provided it shoots well in your rifle. I’ve heard good things about it from friends. That looks like the ticket.

Which is the best 22 LR ammo for hunting?

CCI Stingers (32-grain copper-plated hollow point, 1,640 fps, $0.13/round) CCI Back in the late 1960s, CCI rolled out the first hyper-velocity .22 LR ammo, and hunters everywhere sent handwritten cards of thanks.

What’s the velocity of A.22 LR bullet?

There is an extremely wide variety of .22 LR ammunition available on the market. Bullet weight can differ significantly from twenty all the way up to sixty grains, while velocity can be as low as six hundred feet per second up to nearly two thousand feet per second.

Is it OK to own A.22 LR rifle?

There are so many reasons to own a .22 LR firearm that an entire book could be written on the subject. That being said, many people still underestimate the .22 and its capabilities. Too often, the .22 is relegated to being a plinking weapon for casual target shooting and not much else.