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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #345 on: December 16, 2018, 08:35:52 AM »
Methinks summary is new monolithic bullets have great flight potential but you really need a new Higher twist barrel (6:1 in .338) to take full advantage of them.

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #346 on: December 16, 2018, 08:54:39 AM »
Running the numbers with a .338 flatline and 6.5 twist I get sg of 3.01 @3000fps
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #347 on: December 20, 2018, 11:54:42 AM »
Little playing today
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #348 on: December 20, 2018, 03:00:54 PM »
0.2 @ 735 yds  :yike: WOW!  Nice shooting :tup:!

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #349 on: December 20, 2018, 03:34:46 PM »
 :yike: wow ! dialed !

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #350 on: December 20, 2018, 03:53:36 PM »
thank guys I was pretty excited.  735 yard plate is about toast now.  Bear are going to be in trouble in 2019 season I think. 
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #351 on: December 20, 2018, 04:10:42 PM »
thank guys I was pretty excited.  735 yard plate is about toast now.  Bear are going to be in trouble in 2019 season I think.
:tup: right on dude!!

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #352 on: December 20, 2018, 08:15:44 PM »
That 338 is garbage. You should probably just sell it to me and buy a better one. :chuckle:

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #353 on: December 21, 2018, 06:57:28 AM »
That 338 is garbage. You should probably just sell it to me and buy a better one. :chuckle:

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #354 on: December 23, 2018, 05:55:28 PM »
Found a spot today to shoot 1800yards
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #355 on: December 23, 2018, 06:18:14 PM »
Found a spot today to shoot 1800yards
And the results are?

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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #356 on: December 23, 2018, 06:54:44 PM »
Found a spot today to shoot 1800yards
And the results are?
no shooting today.  Was out calling cats. 
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #357 on: December 23, 2018, 07:44:29 PM »
It's been confusing to me deciding what scope to use on a particular .338 caliber rifle, do any of you have any experience with this scope?
https://www.longrangestore.com/Huskemaw_Optics_Tactical_Series_5_30x56_Scope_p/10530ho.htm

I'm wondering what you consider to be the pros and cons of this scope?
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #358 on: December 23, 2018, 09:10:34 PM »
Personally I have never looked threw one but Iíve never been a fan of ballistic compensation turrets.  Conditions just change too much. Under 600 yards itís prob not much but beyond that Iíll take moa or mil.  Jmo
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Re: Long range for beginners
« Reply #359 on: December 24, 2018, 07:10:58 AM »
Personally I have never looked threw one but Iíve never been a fan of ballistic compensation turrets.  Conditions just change too much. Under 600 yards itís prob not much but beyond that Iíll take moa or mil.  Jmo

I guess that's one way I get a little lost, I don't know the difference between turrets, what is the difference between "ballistic compensation turrets" and others? Do you mean because they are .33 instead of .25 per click?
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