close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > Long Range Hunting & Shooting

Long Range Hunting & Shooting Nightforce Optics

Reply

Please can you help me ???

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Unread 06-15-2010, 06:37 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 165
Please can you help me ???

I have just purchased a Tikka T3 Super Varmint in .243 and I am struggling to get it to group factory rounds.

The barrel is a 1 in 10 twist.

I tried Federal 100 grain and they were useless.
Tried winchester silvertip in 95 and they too were useless.
Tried Hornaday V-Max in 58 grain and they were slightly better at 1.5" groups.
The best I can get is about 1" with 5 shots at 100yds using Norma 78g BT.

Is this as good as I can hope or can any of you experts offer me any advice please???

Cheers Guys.
Reply With Quote
  •   #2  
    Unread 06-15-2010, 11:56 PM
    Gold Member
     
    Join Date: Apr 2009
    Location: Carrollton, Ohio
    Posts: 637
    Re: Please can you help me ???

    Sounds about right to me. That is why most people on this site hand-load.
    Reply With Quote

    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes



    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:24 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC