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My First Ever 1000yd Groups

 
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Old 04-30-2012, 11:48 AM
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Great shooting ! I love doughnuts !!! Im hooked my best groups were this weekend after reading on getting solid ! N it was very helpful
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Old 04-30-2012, 02:16 PM
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Great shooting. I will be heading out later this week for my first 1000yd session with a new rifle. I have done some before in the military but not like this. Hope to shoot as well as you did.
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Old 04-30-2012, 04:19 PM
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This coming Saturday will be my first try at 1K.
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Old 04-30-2012, 07:53 PM
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Re: My First Ever 1000yd Groups

Get a 10-50x60 Sightron SIII scope and you can see your bullet holes.
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Old 04-30-2012, 08:22 PM
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Re: My First Ever 1000yd Groups

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Get a 10-50x60 Sightron SIII scope and you can see your bullet holes.


Here is a picture through an 8-80x March scope at 1,000 yds.

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Old 04-30-2012, 08:37 PM
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Re: My First Ever 1000yd Groups

I had the pleasure of meeting a March rep at a 1k match in fairmont, WV. He let everyone look through the March line up, and you can see 26cal holes at 1k with the 8-80 easy, but if the mirage isn't bad you can see 30cal + bullet holes with a 12-42NF or 10-50 SIII.
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Old 04-30-2012, 09:02 PM
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Re: My First Ever 1000yd Groups

Open your bolt and put the muzzle of your rifle right against the ac vent in the dash if your truck. It is surprising how quikly it will cool your barrel. I think the cold air blowing inside the barrel is the trick.
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