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Old 05-06-2008, 04:47 PM
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471 shot

My longest shot to date. 471 yards .223 75gr Amax Savage 12 LRPV.
First shot hit the ground hog but he was still kicking
Shot #2 went 3'' high
Shot #3 hit home ground hog rolled down the hill
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Old 05-06-2008, 06:04 PM
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Congrats on your long shot. I recently got my longes kill on a pdog with the NXS 5.5-22X50 with help of the members recommendation.
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Congrats on your long shot. I recently got my longes kill on a pdog(561) with the NXS 5.5-22X50 NP-R2 with help of the members recommendation.
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Congrats, now your hooked. It gets even better the further out you push it.
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JDY, I love the higher bc A-Max bullets, however, they just do not kill as well as the V-Max or Ballistic Tip bullets. Anyhow, great shot. I bet that fat hog would have been dead quickly if a 50grn v-max would have hit his big but.

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Great shot, what load do you use and whats the coal?
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JDY that looks like a Rutherfordton county cudzu patch there.
All right fess up on your load info.
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