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Dan B's 396 yard turkey

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Unread 11-12-2006, 08:58 AM
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Dan B\'s 396 yard turkey

Here's Dan B's post at Handgun Hunter on his turkey. Wow!

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Unread 11-26-2006, 08:55 PM
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Re: Dan B\'s 396 yard turkey

Len ,

thanks for the heads up , nice photo .

Dan B. , Mighty nice shooting , hope you are reading this .

Jim B.
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Unread 11-27-2006, 09:29 AM
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Re: Dan B\'s 396 yard turkey

That is a great shot with any kind of a weapon-Great shooting Dan!
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Unread 11-29-2006, 09:12 AM
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Re: Dan B\'s 396 yard turkey

Bet there's not too many turkeys been shot at that range from a handgun. Nice!!
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Unread 12-01-2006, 07:23 AM
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Re: Dan B\'s 396 yard turkey

Yep...I'm reading. Thanks.

If my rangefinder were a little stronger I would have had a nice buck at 460-ish yards on Wednesday. Longest reading I could get was in the mid-300's (this unit is about 10yrs old and I had to give back the borrowed Leica 1200) and I guessed he was about 430yds. So I shot for that and went just under. Had he not already been wounded I would not have shot.

When checking the shot, I stopped halfways and ranged each direction and figured he was in the 460yd area. Anyone want to lend me a 600yd rangefinder for the next week? [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif[/img]
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