Greetings from Southern Oregon

Discussion in 'Member Introductions' started by gun-rx, Jul 17, 2009.

  1. gun-rx

    gun-rx New Member

    Mar 21, 2004
    I'm a gunsmith located in Medford, Oregon and have been making my living doing this for 31 years. I originally worked on anything that would go bang, but for the last 5 years or so I primarily stick to rifles.
    I've shot competitive since the age of 11 in NRA Smallbore, Highpower, and Trap. I'm Distinguished in Smallbore and Highpower and hold a AAA-27-A class in Trap.
    I served honorably for the Marine Corps as well as shot on a Marine Rifle and Pistol Team.

    What state(s) do you hunt big game in most often? Oregon

    What is your primary long range hunting cartridge? .35 Wyatt

    Regarding your primary long range hunting cartridge choice above:

    Do you use factory ammunition? No

    If so, which brand and load do you use?
    Do you handload? Yes

    If so answer the following:

    Bullet caliber:.358

    Bullet brand used most often: Nosler

    Bullet model or shape: (I.e.VLD, SST, Scirocco, Game King, Ballistic Tip, etc.) Accubond

    Bullet weight:225 grn.

    Bullet BC: .421

    Velocity in fps:3380
  2. ss7mm

    ss7mm Writers Guild

    Jun 11, 2005
    Welcome to Long Range Hunting.

  3. slugger6

    slugger6 Well-Known Member

    Jun 17, 2009
    Welcome from Ohio.