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Federal American Eagle Now Offers 17 Win. Super Magnum

ANOKA, Minnesota – June 23, 2015 – Federal American Eagle® now offers a load to feed powerful rimfire rifles such as the Savage® Arms B.MAG built around the 17 Win. Super Magnum cartridge. Shipments of this new ammunition are currently being delivered to distributors.

The American Eagle 17 Win. Super Magnum delivers velocities of 3,000 fps with a 20-grain bullet—a speed that’s unmatched among rimfire cartridges. That velocity, coupled with the tipped bullet design, offers flat trajectories and tremendous downrange energy perfect for long-range varmint hunting.

Features & Benefits

  • 3,000 fps muzzle velocity

  • Flat trajectory

  • High-energy rimfire load

  • 20-grain tipped varmint bullet for explosive expansion

Part No. / Description / MSRP

AE17WSM1 / 17 Win. Super Magnum, 20-grain / $19.95

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