TC Encore/Pro Hunter

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by chas3stix, Sep 27, 2011.

  1. chas3stix

    chas3stix Well-Known Member

    Jun 7, 2011
    Does anybody use the TC single shot rifles for long range hunting? Or are they not suitable for it?
  2. Buttermilk

    Buttermilk Well-Known Member

    Dec 19, 2005
    I think there are some who use the Encore platform. It's my opinion, and I use an Encore handgun, that there are better choices for long range. The Encore has some design issues that could be problematic for consistancy.


  3. kweidner

    kweidner Well-Known Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    you can get it there. it takes much work. do a search for mike bellm and steve stratton. you are going to have to relearn to load. i love mine just a ton of work to get it there. bbl, springs, trigger, bedded forend, new loading tools etc. i prefer my cooper, rra, 300 rum remmy and cz. they are easier to load for. I love a challenge that is why I invested the time and money. Mine will shoot .5 moa but it was a feat to get it consistently there. My bbl is a .280. i would think it more of a medium range rig. out to 500. if i am going over that for paper it's my cooper in 6.5x.284. for game the nod goes to the 300rum.