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I got....SMOKED....@812 YRDS.....

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I got....SMOKED....@812 YRDS.....

Well I have decided to share the good and the bad with you all that way when I do really good maybe you fellas will believe me

This morning I headed out to shoot my first cold bore shot at LR . I set one target out at 744 yrds and then another at 812 yrds. I had recently shot a pretty nice group at 752 and I felt pretty confident this morning but boy did I get humbled big time in a hurry !. I didn't allow for any wind as their was some fog and it didn't look like their was any so I don't know if the wind got me or I entered something wrong into my pc . Below is the data that I entered , maybe some of you could plug it into your NF program to see if it matches .

Note: I did not hit anywhere on the targets(only one shot at each target) They are atleast 20 X 24 something is bad wrong . (The cross hairs were on the x mark when the gun went off)

Data

Temp 75 Altitude set at 0 Calculated standard pressure unchecked.

Baro 28.78

R.H 67.2

812 Yards called for 18.25 MOA

744 Yards called for 16.50 MOA

I have no ideah as to what went wrong . Any ideas ?

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    Well I have decided to share the good and the bad with you all that way when I do really good maybe you fellas will believe me

    This morning I headed out to shoot my first cold bore shot at LR . I set one target out at 744 yrds and then another at 812 yrds. I had recently shot a pretty nice group at 752 and I felt pretty confident this morning but boy did I get humbled big time in a hurry !. I didn't allow for any wind as their was some fog and it didn't look like their was any so I don't know if the wind got me or I entered something wrong into my pc . Below is the data that I entered , maybe some of you could plug it into your NF program to see if it matches .

    Note: I did not hit anywhere on the targets(only one shot at each target) They are atleast 20 X 24 something is bad wrong . (The cross hairs were on the x mark when the gun went off)

    Data

    Temp 75 Altitude set at 0 Calculated standard pressure unchecked.

    Baro 28.78

    R.H 67.2

    812 Yards called for 18.25 MOA

    744 Yards called for 16.50 MOA

    I have no ideah as to what went wrong . Any ideas ?

    Thanks ,
    BigBuck
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    A velocity, bullet weight and BC, and sight hight and sight in range will help
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    All of the Gizmos in the world do not help if you are not able to access and correct for condition. PM me and I will email you comprehensive information on how to do it. Then you need to practice.

    This is what really separates the big boys from the wanna be's.
    I'll take all of the help that I can get

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    A velocity, bullet weight and BC, and sight hight and sight in range will help
    ooops .
    velocity 2775
    Sight height is 1.5

    210 Berger (like I would shoot anything else) hee heee

    sight in range 200 YRDS

    BC 616

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    I'll take all of the help that I can get

    PM sent.

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