Mulie At 587

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by jwp475, Nov 29, 2009.

  1. jwp475

    jwp475 Well-Known Member

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    Here are a few pictures of my Mule Deer hunt this year
    As the title indicates I got one at 587 yards


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    The rifle is my 338 Lapua firing 300 gran SMK at 2791 FPS
     
  2. tmmcampbell

    tmmcampbell Active Member

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    Hey, congrats on the deer. Tell us about your rifle, and scope. Is that a graphite barrel I see? Who made it and how much does it weigh? Great looking rig!!gun)
     
  3. Long Time Long Ranger

    Long Time Long Ranger Well-Known Member

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    Nice shooting, looks like you got him near my house somewhere. Sure looks like my country.
     
  4. jmden

    jmden Well-Known Member

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    Nice goin'!
     
  5. jwp475

    jwp475 Well-Known Member

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    My rifle uses a Rem-700 action and was built by Defensive Edge. It is fitted with the Seekins Detachable box Mag system that allows a loaded length of 3.9". The barrel is a Rock Creek that was Carbon wrapped by ABS.

    The scope is a S&B 5X25X56 PMll

    The set up wieghs about 12 pounds
     
  6. Moman

    Moman Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like a good hunt. Nice looking rig too.
     
  7. HUAINAMACHERO

    HUAINAMACHERO Well-Known Member

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    jwp475,
    CONGRATS, nice hunting there, I bet you enjoyed it a lot, nice buck, nice distance shot, and great scenery and place to hunt in.
    Enjoyed the pictures, thanks for posting.
     
  8. trueblue

    trueblue Well-Known Member

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    Congrats, John.
    Thanks for the talk the other day.
     
  9. Guy M

    Guy M Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations! Nice buck taken with a good looking rifle. Not bad...
     
  10. Down Under Hunter

    Down Under Hunter Well-Known Member

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    NIce pics JWP ! Nice shooting too !

    Looks like you weighed that poor deer down with high class optics in the end ! Just to make sure he didn't get back up hey !

    Once again thanks for sharing and well done mate..

    DUH
     
  11. Eaglet

    Eaglet Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations, nice looking rifle.

    Good shooting!
     
  12. eddybo

    eddybo Well-Known Member

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    congrats on a sucessful hunt.
     
  13. FEENIX

    FEENIX Well-Known Member

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    Congrats and thanks for sharing!

    Ed
     
  14. Buffalobob

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    You might could have left one pair of binoculars in the truck. :D