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Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

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Unread 05-02-2013, 06:46 PM
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Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

I was also ready to buy the superchrono. Makes me hesitate a little. Please let us know what you think Grey Fox when you do your comparison with the magnetospeed. Thanks Bruce
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    Unread 08-16-2013, 06:17 AM
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    Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

    Thanks for the review. I am also sick of using a chrono that is tempermental requiring perfect lighting conditions.

    Only glitch with this product seems to be availability.

    It WAS on e-bay and the UK outfit Shooting Shed are the only two mentioned.

    Shooting shed:

    Shooting SHED

    Anyone know if any US distributors are selling it?
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    Unread 08-17-2013, 06:56 AM
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    Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

    Shooting Shed - an 'old school's couple who value their shooting and their customers. Excellent service and he does machine some lovely bespoke shooting kit.
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    Unread 08-17-2013, 08:05 AM
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    Originally Posted by yama49 View Post
    Look forward to your reviews greyfox, I was looking at the mag speed, then i come across this post, now im wondering which way to go..
    We tested all 3 at one of the Townsend Shoots, the 3rd being my Oehler 35. All 3 measuring the same bullets from 4 different rifles and calibers. I ordered a magneto speed after the test. The super has some benefits like the ability to be shot over at longer distances. But in the end I liked the Magneto speed better for my needs.

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    Unread 08-17-2013, 11:13 AM
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    Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

    Thanks for your review Jeff.

    I finally found a source in the US called Rifles Only. I ordered one. I will be very interested in it if it performs as advertized. I'll put my CED inline with it to see how they compare.


    Source for Super Chrono in Tx:

    https://www.riflesonly.com/pro-shop/superchrono.html
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    Unread 08-17-2013, 11:23 AM
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    Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

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    Anyone know if any US distributors are selling it?
    I located this source for the SuperChrono Acoustic chronograph in Texas (Rifles Only) while researching a month or so ago. They're selling the unit for $350. I'd like to own one of these, but I'm waiting for further user reviews before doing so.

    https://www.riflesonly.com/pro-shop/superchrono.html

    Folks seem to be falling in love with the Magnetospeed, which straps to the end of the barrel. See this Thread:

    http://www.longrangehunting.com/foru...graphs-108933/
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    Unread 08-17-2013, 11:31 AM
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    Re: Review - SuperCHRONO Accoustic Chronograph

    Quote:
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    Thanks for your review Jeff.

    I finally found a source in the US called Rifles Only. I ordered one. I will be very interested in it if it performs as advertized. I'll put my CED inline with it to see how they compare.


    Source for Super Chrono in Tx:

    https://www.riflesonly.com/pro-shop/superchrono.html
    AZ,
    You must have posted while I was typing my post... beat me to it.

    Please report your experiences with your SuperChrono and the service from Rifles Only? I'd like to use this unit to obtain downrange velocity, however the 'user' reporting on this unit was quite sparse - based on the web-based research I conducted a month ago. Hoping yours performs well compared to your CED.

    My research indicated the unit should be set up a minimum of 15 feet from the muzzle. I hope to use one from 300 to 1000 yds off the muzzle.
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