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Old 10-20-2003, 08:01 PM
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First one hole group ever!!

After 8+ years of trying, I have finally shot my very first 1 hole group (must have flinched just right), unfourtunatly it was only a 3 shot group. Had it been 5 it really would have been somthing. When I say 1 hole I meen 1 30 cal. hole. My previous best was .190 On rare occasions I have put 2 throuh the same hole but never 3. An interesting side note is this was my first real experiance with the 178 AMAX. Maybee this is a taste of things to come?? Several other load test groups shot sub 1/2" and one other group shot .250" All at 100 yards

42.0 gr RL-15, 178 AMAX @ 2.830" Fire formed, neck turned and neck sized only Lapua 308 cases. Factory Remington 24" heavy 11.25 twist rifle w/McMillan M40A1 stock. [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img]

[ 10-20-2003: Message edited by: Michael Eichele ]
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Please just answer one very simple question. Why would anyone shooting long range load a low BC , low SD 168 gr offering in a 300 win???????

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Old 10-20-2003, 08:04 PM
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

A 3 shot one-hole group is always something to be proud of.

Congratulations!
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

Michael, Great shootin' Now, Go back out with that same target and put the other 2 bullets through the same hole, I bet you do it. [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img] Jay
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

Michael,
Are we to understand that you shot three consecutive rounds into a space so small that the end result was a hole with which it is difficuly or even impossible to discern that more than one shot splashed through the target at that point? Are you saying that you shot a group that measured 0.000"?!?!?

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Old 11-21-2005, 10:34 PM
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

That is what it means.
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Old 11-22-2005, 09:14 AM
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

Thats Great!
I have one bullet that weights 250gr for my 338 Rem Ultra Mag. When ever I shoot it all bullets go in same hole it makes me think that I'm missing the target so I put one shot
next to the place I've been shooting to clarify all my bullets are going to the same hole. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smirk.gif[/img]
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Old 11-22-2005, 09:54 PM
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Re: First one hole group ever!!

Its allways fun to shoot your first one holer! I had a 6ppc years ago, i had one group that measured .006 five shots. Too bad it wasn't during a match, would of been a record at that time. I made lots of money betting guys with it, i could kill flys at 100yards...little bit of over kill. There would be a faint sign of red around the hole, proved i hit the fly...problem was hoping the fly didn't move. [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cool.gif[/img]
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