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first shots at 617yards in 3 months with pixs

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Unread 02-08-2008, 11:22 PM
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that would make shooting alot easier if we didnt have to worry about wind. i will continue to work on the load im hoping that i can get a solid 1/2 moa at 600 consistant but im not up to it yet ive just started shooting again since deer season. i will be testing this load and gun at 1000yards next week. i dont know that you can truely ever be completely finished with a load its always a work in progress.
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    Unread 02-09-2008, 12:31 AM
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    Great pics and shots. Do you ever find the truck moving? I tried shooting out mine once and the light wind was making just enough movement to cause things to be off a little. Might not be you being shaky, might be the truck moving a little. Just an observation.
    Ballistically Speaking, Im about a 300 FP with a BC of -1.
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    Unread 02-09-2008, 08:53 AM
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    Hey bro great popping there.. Nate is building almost the same setup for me off the LTR platform in 300 wsm,, I have been showing your rig to my buddies as a represenative of mine,,just looks great man..glad she is a shooter..What does she weigh??
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    Unread 02-09-2008, 12:18 PM
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    just across the river from you

    waiting for a 3-18 FFP IOR
    "to remember that all worlds draw to an end and that noble death is a treasure which no one is too poor to buy" The Last Battle - The Chronicles of Narnia - C. S. Lewis

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    Unread 02-09-2008, 03:02 PM
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    SSG biult me a 7mm wsm match on a remington action last year. looks like yours except mine is coated black. nate does great work.
    i enjoy shooting long range get a hold of me if you want someone to shoot with sometime....

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