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View Poll Results: In the last 12 months, what was your longest rifle kill on big game?
0 to 200 yards 1,619 25.91%
201 to 400 yards 2,003 32.06%
401 to 600 yards 1,445 23.13%
601 to 800 yards 632 10.12%
801 to 1,000 yards 247 3.95%
Over 1,000 yards 302 4.83%
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Longest Big Game Kill With Rifle

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Unread 09-01-2007, 12:58 AM
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Well I killed a coyote at 775 yards with the 300 RUM, but thats not considered big-game...Farthest big-game with the 300 RUM was 513 yards on a spike bull elk, 200g AB rocked his world to say the least...

I have been doing quite a bit of practicing lately with my 7 RM/162g AMAX out to 800 yards and feel real confident with it out to that distance if there is very little to no wind and I have a very good laying prone w/bipod rest.
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    Unread 09-01-2007, 03:09 PM
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    Antelope in Medicine Bow Wy. 777 yards one shot and a Drop in its tracks kill in a 10 MPH wind with a 300 Win. 180 grain TSX..........
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    Unread 09-02-2007, 01:21 AM
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    638 yards Mule Deer
    Rifle - 300 Win Mag Model 70 Laredo Long Range Hunter
    Load -180 grain Hornady BTSP, 81 grain H1000 at 3000 fps
    Distance Measured using Nikon Buckmaster 800

    600+ yards Mule Deer
    Rifle - 280 Remington Custom Model 1909 Argentine Mauser/Douglas XX
    Load - 150 grain Nosler Ballistic Tip, 55.6 grain IMR-4831 at 2950 fps.
    Distance Measured using Redfield Accutrac from a friend's rifle
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    Unread 09-04-2007, 02:06 PM
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    Cow elk in sw Colorado. 300 RUM -180 gr. Nosler Accubond in front of a pretty good dose of Retumbo powder. 125 yards.
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    Unread 09-04-2007, 10:23 PM
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    This probably dont count but...the rancher I bought my BLR 7mag from said he kilt a cow elk at 623 measured yards with it. The scope is a original 4x Denver Redfield. He was using green box Rem ammo.
    I believe him.

    I hope to do as well with the Mod 70 7mag 26" he later sold me.
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    Unread 09-05-2007, 02:14 AM
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    490 measured yards about 35 degrees up hill on a muley buck. Yum yum.

    (Edit 1/16/8) This last season I broadsided a mule deer doe through both lungs and aorta at 380 and another doe the same way at 530. The cool part is 4 complete strangers walked up on us as my bro and I were setting up the 530 yard shot. They couldn't find the deer until they saw it rolling down the hill. 2 bullets, 2 deer. Gotta love it.

    (Edit 10/31/8) This season brought a 1 shot kill on a 420 yard mule deer that went right through the center of a rib, pierced the diaphram, fractured the liver and exited near the kidneys. All 4 of these deer were shot with a .30 cal Nosler J4 from a .308 win. MV about 2600 fps
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    Unread 09-05-2007, 07:44 PM
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    whitetail buck 300 win mag 190gr berger 125 yards.
    white tail doe 22-243 win 80gr berger 452 yards.
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