Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > The Basics, Starting Out


Reply

model 88

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-15-2013, 07:59 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 2
model 88

new guy here...looking for advice on my .308 model 88 winchester ......sighted in at 100yds .shot 3 " to right at 50 ....readjusted at 50 yds .now shot 3 " to left at 100 yds ...any suggestion ...does the barrel nut on the forestock needs adjusting ,specs say 69 foot inches .free floating the barrel ? glass bedding? thanxs Jack
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-15-2013, 11:58 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Spokane, WA
Posts: 2,236
Re: model 88

What size groups? Not holding zero could be a scope issue. Bedding generally is a factor on these rifles, but basically its moving farther than I would expect from bad groups.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-16-2013, 09:06 AM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: east central fl. /n.c. pa.
Posts: 631
Re: model 88

part of the problem could be keeping the rifle steady since it takes both hands
to pull the trigger on 88s.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-16-2013, 09:21 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: az
Posts: 2,227
Re: model 88

scope make and model??
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-17-2013, 03:14 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 2
Re: model 88

will try iron sights to see what is what
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Current Poll
Do you watch outdoor shows live or by recording them?
Always recorded - 13.35%
110 Votes
Mostly recorded - 24.15%
199 Votes
Sometimes recorded - 14.44%
119 Votes
Rarely or never recorded - 48.06%
396 Votes
Total Votes: 824
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC