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Unread 12-25-2003, 08:51 PM
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farthest shot to date

About a week ago i inquired as to how well 168gr matchkings would preform on whitetails. Thanks to Wyowhisper's great advise, I bought a box and was amazed w/ the accuracy-.41" at 100yds & 1.12" at 270yds.
Well, yesterday I took my .300winmag out and made my farthest shot to date, 563yds, I know it's not far for most of you guys but it was for me (2nd farthest- 497yds-.243win 80gr blitzking). The MK went through both shoulders w/ an exit about 2"-perfect!! A massive doe went down like she'd been struck by lightening.
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    Nice shooting DS! Congrats on the doe.
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    Nice going D.S.!!

    I got my longest range kill with the 168 SMK as well.
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    D.S.


    Woo Hoo.. glad I could help!

    Congrats!
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    Congrats:
    Yet another convert: Hail-li-lue-ea
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    Now,!! ya know, from now on it's your fault D.S. is having so much fun. Can ya handle that? [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img] [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img]
    Happy Holidays all.
    You to Boyd!!!! I'm still blaming you for all the fun I've been having.
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