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Unread 09-25-2012, 12:15 PM
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Custom Turret Zero

I have a .300 RUM and getting a custom turret made. What do yall think i should go withfor the guns zero? 100,200 r 300 yards?
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Unread 09-25-2012, 12:39 PM
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Re: Custom Turret Zero

What are you using the gun for?

Most people with Magnums use a 200 yard zero.

I am going to have one made and I am thinking of a 300 yard zero but I use the rifle at longer ranges.

You could also experiment, white bandage take and a fine point sharpie make a great field expedient custom turret. Go out and verify drop in your intend operating envelop. Mark those drop on the tape wrapped around your turret. Experiment with different zero. See which one you like better. A lot cheaper than buying multiple turrets.

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And catch from breast to breast the noble fire!
On valour's side the odds of combat lie,
The brave live glorious, or lamented die;" - Iliad, Book V
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Unread 09-25-2012, 01:02 PM
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Re: Custom Turret Zero

I went with 200 yds with .264 Win mag on Leupolds CDS scope
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