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New worlds record at 1000yrds

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Unread 09-12-2010, 11:37 AM
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New worlds record at 1000yrds

Matt Kline broke several world records for 1000yrd benchrest at williamsport.pa today. New 10 shot record 2.81 inches perfect score 100 6 shot agg score pf 99 for 6 matches. and the list goes on. Conditions were not great rainy and overcast. he shot the record in the second relay. Matt holds many records.
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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

    That would be heavy gun. What caliber is he shooting?

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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

    Matt was shooting a 300wsm heavy gun 210 berger bullets This is going to tough to beat. Sierra finally lost out. I still favor sierra bullets.
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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

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    Matt was shooting a 300wsm heavy gun 210 berger bullets This is going to tough to beat. Sierra finally lost out. I still favor sierra bullets.
    Now if I could only get my 300WSM to shoot that well.

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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

    Congrats to Matt. He deserves it. I would have loved to been the one in the pits scoring that target for Matt. It's fun listening to him in the rangemasters box.

    I shot a personal best 6.89" group there Saturday with my 6.5-284 Light Gun. This is my first year shooting 1000 Yard comps and have been told that Williamsport is probably the toughest range you will ever shoot long range on.
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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

    That's unbelievable! My personal best in HG in the IBS was under 5 inches. Man that's great shooting.
    To the guy who said Williamsport was one of the toughest ranges, I agree. I competed there many times with only a few relay wins but when I shot In Quantico, Remington VA , NC I did much better. Maybe it's the additional 27yds...na just a little tougher to read conditions I guess
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    Re: New worlds record at 1000yrds

    They have some crazy landscape up there. There looks to be about a 50ft elevation dip with a couple hills coming in both sides of the lane. A lot of trees on both sides also. That would definitely keep it interesting.

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