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Old 04-28-2013, 09:22 PM
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Cold Bore Challenge

This was posted on another hunting forum

"With your best field rifle, known range & favorable conditions (good visibility, light to no wind, prone on bi-pods, time on your side); how far do you feel you can hit a 6" circle with your coldbore shot (no sighters) with a 90%+ confidence (you'd be willing to put up a $100 bill on hitting it)"


I have taken a challenge upon my self to try this no matter the conditions. 20 shots on 20 different days!

I will be doing a video documentary on my progress


Today I shot from 587 yards, In very windy conditions.

Cold Bore Challenge #1 - YouTube
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Old 04-30-2013, 10:52 AM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

Cool challenge, if nothing else it should be some great practice, I will defenitely keep followin this.

By the way how do you like that stock? I've been thinking of one myself. I just looked at the AX AICS and it is nice but I don't know that it is as nice as what they want for one.

Do the mags fit in well, any feeding issues?

Thanks
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Old 04-30-2013, 11:53 AM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

dam good shootin, I thought ya nailed it, would have if it was a jihad. not the nicest wind you were shooting in and ya called that good. I was gonna call 600 for myself but now I'm second guessing. I'll give it a shot this weekend and see how it goes.
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Old 04-30-2013, 11:54 AM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

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Cool challenge, if nothing else it should be some great practice, I will defenitely keep followin this.

By the way how do you like that stock? I've been thinking of one myself. I just looked at the AX AICS and it is nice but I don't know that it is as nice as what they want for one.

Do the mags fit in well, any feeding issues?

Thanks

I have Mcree's on 308 and 300wm they're awesome.
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Old 04-30-2013, 12:05 PM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

cool idea
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Old 04-30-2013, 12:34 PM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

Nice shootin'

Just wish I had a place near by like that to shoot.
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Old 04-30-2013, 11:19 PM
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Re: Cold Bore Challenge

Here is Day #2


And Day#3
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