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Discussion in 'Extreme Long Range Hunting & Shooting (ELR)' started by RMulhern, May 13, 2012.

  1. RMulhern

    RMulhern Well-Known Member

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    qualify from 1200 yards??

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  2. trebark

    trebark Well-Known Member

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    That is awesome! How big is the target?
     

  3. RMulhern

    RMulhern Well-Known Member

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    White clanger is 20" diameter. Ten rds I fired this morning.

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  4. trebark

    trebark Well-Known Member

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    Wow - ten rounds well inside 20" at 1200 - wow!
     
  5. adnick

    adnick Active Member

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    That's with iron sites, right?
     
  6. RMulhern

    RMulhern Well-Known Member

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    No!
     
  7. FUBAR

    FUBAR Well-Known Member

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    Have seen the competition here with the iron Flip up type sites....costly set-ups as I understand
     
  8. RMulhern

    RMulhern Well-Known Member

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    Tang sights! OK...you mean like this:

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    Shiloh M1874 Sharps. This is what they're capable of if the shooter does his part and loads the ammo in the correct manner. Fired this one day a while back from 800 yards using 530 gr. all-lead cast paper patch bullets.

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  9. FUBAR

    FUBAR Well-Known Member

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    Yea did not know the moniker....
     
  10. RMulhern

    RMulhern Well-Known Member

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    But I know FUBAR very well! Been there in the shooting game a few times!!:)
     
  11. FUBAR

    FUBAR Well-Known Member

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    Yea, I went to the "shooting game" one too many times gun) LOL

    Great shooting! Always wanted to try, but my wife would shoot me if I started another gun project.....