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Unread 06-22-2010, 09:16 PM
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Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Falls Church, VA
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Re: new to long range shooting

7RUM is awesome!
I'm not gonna shoot here. I'm gonna shoot waaaaaaaay over there!
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Unread 06-22-2010, 10:13 PM
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Join Date: Feb 2009
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Re: new to long range shooting

Welcome, glad to have you here. Lots of good folks and lots of good info. I agree with what others have said about the 7mm rum. I would shot as often as you like, enjoy and not worry about burning out the barrel. Barrels are relatively cheap in the scheme of things so just get another. If everytime I drive a vette (no I don't own one) I had to worry about putting more miles on it then I ought to buy an Olds. Enjoy.
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Unread 06-28-2010, 02:09 PM
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Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 39
Re: new to long range shooting

I am likeing my howa 1500 varmit in a 308 win. 55grs. Varget pushing 155gr.hornady a-max.
We shoot from 200 to 500 yard comp. Bench rest. I sight in at 200 yards using a leupold 6.5-20x40 target scope. I have found that a-max for the buck is the most accurate. Have fun!!! Chaz
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