Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#2958317 - 09/26/12 01:48 PM anyone use a lead sled??
pseshooter300
8 Point


Registered: 04/03/11
Posts: 1013
Loc: kingsport

Offline
Anyone use a lead sled was looking at the lead sled plus
Top
#2959102 - 09/27/12 06:49 AM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: pseshooter300]
morgancountry
4 Point


Registered: 10/03/11
Posts: 432
Loc: wartburg, tn

Offline
they're great. they take all the recoil out of the shot so you can shoot all day. Just don't strap the gun in it, the recoil has to go somewhere...
Top
#2959114 - 09/27/12 07:03 AM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: morgancountry]
KPH
10 Point


Registered: 08/06/05
Posts: 3167
Loc: Hendersonville Tenn

Offline
I tried one once and didn't like it much rather have a good sand bag rest.
_________________________
when I die please don't let the wife sale my guns for what I told her I paid for them

Top
#2959200 - 09/27/12 08:16 AM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: KPH]
ratsnakeboogy
10 Point


Registered: 08/28/08
Posts: 3409
Loc: Andersonville, TN

Offline
If you have heavy recoil guns be careful, I've seen smokeless muzzleloaders with near max loads and heavy bullets destroy High end Leupold and Zeiss scopes within 3 shots using the sled. Never strap it down.
Top
#2959261 - 09/27/12 08:57 AM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: ratsnakeboogy]
JimFromTN
8 Point


Registered: 07/14/08
Posts: 1388
Loc: Nashville, TN

Offline
I have used them. They have been known to destroy scopes. I would much rather use one of caldwells front shooting rests with a small shooting bag in the back. If your rifle kicks that much, get a good recoil pad. If it still kicks too much, get a muzzle break. I can shoot my 300 win mag all day long and never flinch or shed a tear.
Top
#2960081 - 09/27/12 08:08 PM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: JimFromTN]
W.Seay
14 Point


Registered: 01/17/06
Posts: 7992
Loc: Collierville,TN.

Offline
Been using them for 10 years and never had a problem. Don't strap the gun down!
_________________________
To one with faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.

Top
#2966195 - 10/02/12 08:03 PM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: W.Seay]
Greg M
6 Point


Registered: 02/11/10
Posts: 819
Loc: Riverview, FL/ Bluff City, TN

Offline
Use it every fall to verify zero, then switch to the bipod and shoot.
_________________________
MOA Custom Firearms, LLC
Riverview, FL
Firearms perfection improved

Top
#2968788 - 10/04/12 03:21 PM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: Greg M]
Slaughter-06
14 Point


Registered: 05/03/01
Posts: 8226
Loc: Dyersburg,Tn.

Offline
Yep love it, 12 ga slugs will whomp you! I never even thought to strap it down who does that?
Top
#2969333 - 10/04/12 10:18 PM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: Slaughter-06]
danny1975
6 Point


Registered: 03/22/10
Posts: 988
Loc: milledgeville,tn

content Online
I only use my lead sled to sight scopes in then switch to sand bags especially in high recoil guns .
Top
#2969669 - 10/05/12 09:06 AM Re: anyone use a lead sled?? [Re: danny1975]
muddyboots
12 Point


Registered: 11/06/02
Posts: 6835
Loc: savannah, tn., usa

Offline
I didnt like it. I like the caldwell adjustable rest and sand bags much better
_________________________
X Force is Bad!
Let em go and let em grow!
There is a difference in a turkey killer and a turkey hunter!

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  RUGER, gtk, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104362
RUGER
85534
Deer Assassin
64229
BSK
59490
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
PEhunter, Amy pesterfield, Blood seeker, fghijk604245, top_of_the_foodchain
13289 Registered Users
Who's Online
8 registered (Daniel n, fourwheeler431, danny1975, cdtac1, Vermin93, Master Chief, 2 invisible) and 67 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13289 Members
42 Forums
85432 Topics
1032281 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.238 seconds in which 0.012 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.