Anschutz 1411 vs Kidd Super Grade 22 Rimfire results

Discussion in 'Small Stuff--22s, 20s, and 17s' started by jepp2, Jul 13, 2019.

  1. jepp2

    jepp2 Gold $$ Contributor

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    I had never shot better grade 22 rimfire ammo in my Annie 1411. So I bought an assortment and shot them in the Annie and my Kidd 22's. Everything was shot outdoors at 50 yards. The 5 group average was the average of the 5 groups with none escaping scoring. And the best group is just the lowest spread group of the 5. I shaded in yellow the best result of each.

    Conditions for all groups were good, but they were shot over a couple of months so the temperatures did vary a good bit. Thought you might enjoy this evaluation.

    Rimfire Ammo Test.jpg Rimfire Accuracy.jpg
     
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    Danoh Gold $$ Contributor

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    Nice job on the comparison and easy-to-read chart. Guys like you make things easy for idiots like me to understand.
     
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  3. TAJ45

    TAJ45 Gold $$ Contributor

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    I'd say, my take, is a bolt gun had the edge overall.
    However, I have read differing opinions on how many rounds of X ammo before the bbl is "seasoned" to the lube specific to the chosen ammo flavor.
    But, hats off to you for this comprehensive test. It wasn't cheap, either.
     
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  4. Sniper338

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    My KIDD actually shoots the federal auto match better than most anything. Better than eley.
     
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    jepp2 Gold $$ Contributor

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    That was something I wanted to check. See if initial groups were larger during "seasoning" and if they got progressively smaller. But since I tended to shoot the same manufacturer ammo, just different flavors, I might have washed some of that out. But there wasn't a definite trend in improving group size with more rounds of the same.
     
  6. TheGoatMumbler

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    CCI STD VEL groups great in my 10/22. My Tikka T1X & CZ457? Not so much. My T1X has grouped well from the start. The CZ seems to get better the more rounds through it and some say you need 500rds +. Really? WTH? In the end they like what they like. Then the next nightmare is one that you can run at both 50 & 100 yds. It never ends!
     
  7. velocette

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    Your results are quite similar to mine with my Anschutz 1413 Supermatch. The Lapua and SK ammo both do better than any of the Eley grades including Tenex.
     

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