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Old 11-15-2011, 09:38 PM
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.22lr 500 yards

I have been looking around this site for a while. awesome site!!!! so i figured i would register....

I shoot mostly .22lr because its cheap and super fun

Anyways i figured you guys would get a kick out of this


The picture of the target is actually upside down from when shot, it was on the edge of a 50 foot cliff so i pulled it back to take some pictures









And here are a few videos, turn your volume up, its hard to hear the hits..
I have a few videos on my youtube channel so check them out if ya want. I have alot of fun making these videos and shooting



Long Range .22 500 yards, 275 yards, 213 yards - YouTube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuLuizKfUGM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=Y-lYpIxgnBk

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Old 11-15-2011, 09:55 PM
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

Considering how low the BC and velocity of the .22LR are you've done real well.

Congrats.
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Old 11-15-2011, 10:14 PM
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

thats pretty neat. I think I gotta try it. I got a kick out of how it barely marks the steel!
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

And I was proud of myself for hitting a 4" plate at 230 yards. Very impressive shooting indeed.
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Old 11-16-2011, 07:33 AM
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

Awesome
I used to shoot my .22 at a 15" plate at 400 yards. I never tried any further as the probablitity of a hit due to the rifle's accuracy would be almost luck. You seem to have it down pretty good. That is one of the best ways to practice your wind calls.
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

You have very cute daughter. My daughter is 4yrs old too. She hasn't been to the range yet, but has played with my boys red rider. She will be a shooter for sure. Nice shooting with the .22LR. I like playing with them as well. What for ammo are you using?

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Old 11-25-2011, 10:53 PM
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Re: .22lr 500 yards

I have shot out to 500 with blazers, Peters, and Winchester Wildcat with good success
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