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#2982801 - 10/15/12 04:30 PM Savage ML Sighted good at 50..
Appalachian American
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What would it mean at 100 or 200?? I look through a Weaver 40/44/scope with the balistic x reticle. Shooting 43gn IMR sr 4759 with 250gr hornady xtp.







Thanks for any help fellas!
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#2982985 - 10/15/12 06:27 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: Appalachian American]
catsbackr
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Top of the spine at 200 and just below spine at 100.
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#2983032 - 10/15/12 07:02 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: catsbackr]
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Thanks for the help. I clicked the elevation knob 8 clicks up (1 click = 1/4" at 100 yards [so i figure that 1 click = 1/8" adjustment at 50 yards] <-- someone please elaborate). So maybe this has it right on at 100. Either or, I don't guess an inch matter really that much on a deer at 100 yards.
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#2983046 - 10/15/12 07:10 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: Appalachian American]
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Why not just shoot it at 100yds and see what it does?
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#2983055 - 10/15/12 07:18 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: cecil30-30]
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Good Q cecil. Just trying to save some time. Kind of lazy here. \:D
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#2983126 - 10/15/12 07:49 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: Appalachian American]
Andy S.
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Good shooting. If it were me, I would shoot it at 100 and 200 to see what it is really doing, and forget what others think it might be doing. What sabots were you using?
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#2983146 - 10/15/12 07:57 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: Andy S.]
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Thanks Andy. I'll have to do that. I am shooing the black sabots that come with the xtp's.
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#2983784 - 10/16/12 08:25 AM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: Andy S.]
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 Originally Posted By: Andy S.
Good shooting. If it were me, I would shoot it at 100 and 200 to see what it is really doing, and forget what others think it might be doing. What sabots were you using?




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#2989051 - 10/19/12 12:33 PM Re: Savage ML Sighted good at 50.. [Re: W.Seay]
tasaman
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That is a lot of left and right for only at 50 yards. Take it to a 100 and fire for effect!
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