Yep, a . 22 magnum is not the ultimate hog round but it will put a big boar hog down if you hit him in the right place.
Which is better 22 mag or 17 HMR?
The 17 HMR consistently offers a higher ballistic coefficient than the 22 WMR. This combined with its substantially faster muzzle velocity grants it a flatter trajectory. Despite this, the 22 WMR’s heavier bullet enables it to transfer greater energy at any point throughout the two rounds’ effective ranges.
Is a 22 Magnum a good varmint gun?
22 WMR has an effective range of nearly 125 yards (114 m). This makes the . 22 WMR an effective short to medium range varmint rifle and hunting rifle cartridge.
Is it legal to hunt with a 22 Magnum?
22 magnum is NOT an appropriate choice for deer hunting.
Is a 350 legend good for hog hunting?
Overall, I would say within 200 yards you should have no issue. I would not hesitate to use the 350 Legend on deer or hogs. The only disadvantage right now is the magazine capacity. Once they have larger mags, then I can do more extensive testing and see how the caliber performs on more targets.
Can you shoot 17 HMR in a 22 Magnum revolver?
You cannot safely fire a 17HRM is a . 22 Magnum chamber. The case would likely rupture where it’s necked down.
What is the 22 WMR good for?
22 WMR is a serious 125-yard stopper for 2- to 20-pound critters and even larger game and varmints when a head shot is possible.