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#2997447 - 10/24/12 06:24 PM Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds
harley 2008
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If I have one sighted in at 25 yrds to where the group is punching the same hole, I am shooting a encore with 100 grains of triple 7 with t/c 250grain shockwave bullet, Where do you think it will hit at 100 yrds? Plus or minus in inches from the bullseye?
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#2997515 - 10/24/12 07:06 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: harley 2008]
REN
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I've heard if zero at 25 it will be zero at 100 but I have no experience to say for sure.

Mine is +1 at 50 and -.5 at 100. That's 100g of blackthorn and 250barnes tmz
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#2997550 - 10/24/12 07:28 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: REN]
TennesseeJed
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3 foot low...

I would not in good conscience take a shot unless I had fired my gun enough at that distance to think the odds of making a killing shot were greatly in my favor. If it's out of range, and you can't sneak closer let it pass.

Head to the range and find out for sure where it'll hit.
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#2997767 - 10/24/12 08:52 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: TennesseeJed]
TNLynn
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Totally depends on how far center of muzzle to center of scope is and what bullet drop is at 100yrds.
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#2997879 - 10/24/12 10:23 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: TNLynn]
W.Seay
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I would never guess! Go shoot it so you will know what's going on.
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#2997969 - 10/25/12 04:15 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: W.Seay]
harley 2008
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Yea I am going to shoot it at 100 yrds. I was just curious.
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#2999281 - 10/25/12 07:44 PM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: harley 2008]
348Winchester
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I sight in my rifles at 25 yards and have noticed little/no difference in their impact at 100 yards.
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#2999731 - 10/26/12 06:32 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: 348Winchester]
Nhill
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it should be really close at 100
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#2999734 - 10/26/12 06:37 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: Nhill]
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I zeroed my wifes saturday and i shot it at 25 and was in the dot and at a 100 it was 10 inches low.
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#2999911 - 10/26/12 08:39 AM Re: Question about a muzzleloader zeroed in at 25 yrds [Re: muddyboots]
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I sight in at 2" high at 50yds, and hit close to dead on at 100. 90 gr Pyro and 260 gr lead conical.
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