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Which Long Range Low Light Scope?

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Unread 05-20-2009, 10:45 AM
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Re: Which Long Range Low Light Scope?

Originally Posted by Seven Oaks View Post

The Longest Shots where I hunt are 400 yds max. Sighted in at 200 will require holding over 17". (7MM WSM-24" tube-160 Gr. Accubond) I'm o.k. with that.

I'll shoot out to 500-600 yds. when practicing and would need to dial in the adjustments at that range.

400 yds isn't too bad for a hold over. I shot an antelope at 425 yds once holding over. If it were me, I would zero that 7 WSM a little farther out if I didn't have a dial in scope. Not at all trying to tell you what to do, just sharing my opinion FWIW.

Good shooting and let us know how your 7 WSM shoots. I've gotten real good velocities with RL17 in my 300 WSM and Nosler E-Tips. About 3200 fps which is 200 fps faster than I was getting with H4350 or factory ammo.

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Unread 05-20-2009, 12:45 PM
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Re: Which Long Range Low Light Scope?

Thanks Everybody,

appreciate the tips.


I'll let you know soon as I can get my hot little hands on it. Thanks for the load info.

God Bless The USA

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