All shots from a cold barrel only; not clean.
I'll take note of the slippery surface from here on out. I do try and push forward on the Harris bipod and preload it.
At least I have another year before I have to field test any "new" results......
It all happened so fast too. I didn't get a chance to try anything long this year. Nosler 180 AB at 2997 fps from 30-06 Ackley slipped through the right ribs and out the left rib cage from 225 yds. Went 32 yds.
Utah Spike elk shot on Saturday, 6 Oct 2007, 0848 hrs.
Temp 18 deg
wind from rear
1.5 MOA adj per my EXBAL
5" fresh snow
I was shaken like a dang leaf too!
Had him cleaned, quartered and packed back to the trail head by 4 pm with the help of my Eberlestock J107