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Newguy from Alberta, Canada

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Unread 06-06-2008, 11:46 PM
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Join Date: May 2008
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Newguy from Alberta, Canada


Just sayin' hello. I'm Jason Toews, from Bonnyville Alberta. Work in the oil patch and shoot, reload or hunt whenever I get a chance. I'm still shooting at mostly moderate ranges, 300-500yds. Getting to the point where I need to buy a scope with more adjustment(currently a 6-24 elite 4200 with 26 inches @ 100yds), or buy a tapered base to get past 500 with a 308. It shoots quite well out to 500 yds, but I need to find a place to shoot that has a 1000 yd range. I'm stuck at 500 because the place I shoot is the cut line on a quarter section and there is a large hill using up the other 300 yds.

Nice meeting everybody.

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    Unread 06-07-2008, 04:18 AM
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    Join Date: Jun 2005
    Location: Yakima, Washington
    Posts: 3,832
    Welcome to Long Range Hunting.

    It's always good to have another member from north of the border. Sounds like you're catching the long range bug.;) Good luck in finding a place to shoot long range.
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    Unread 06-07-2008, 05:38 AM
    Join Date: May 2001
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    JT, it's nice to have you here!
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    Unread 06-07-2008, 04:49 PM
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    Join Date: Mar 2008
    Location: Boise, Idaho
    Posts: 71
    From one who grew up in the prairies of Alberta down in Raymond, welcome to the site.

    A little different from where you are, range was never the issue- as far as you could see.
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