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#3203655 - 03/25/13 06:13 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: mr.big]
remke
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Great shooting Mr Big
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#3203703 - 03/25/13 06:45 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: remke]
mr.big
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I shot 4 times at 1,000 after work today,,light snow is good for reading wind,,I havent chronied this load and I guessed 2600 fps and was 1.5 MOA high at 1,000 first shot,,made hits on shot 2,3 and 4 on volley ball sized targets and decided it was too cold and wet to be layin on the ground,,
gonna take my 4 wheeler over and put up a target very soon and see how it goes,,I will be happy with 5 shots in ten inches but we will see how it goes,

dope for 1,000 is easy to remember though,,30 MOA up and .5 for ever one mph wind
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#3204555 - 03/26/13 02:19 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: mr.big]
CountryBoy053
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Very impressive! ive shot 350-500yrds, but never tried for 1,000
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#3204677 - 03/26/13 04:21 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: CountryBoy053]
mr.big
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 Originally Posted By: CountryBoy053
Very impressive! ive shot 350-500yrds, but never tried for 1,000


I have had it on 17x21 steel at 1525,,

at 1,000 yards my Leupold scope still has 60 MOA of elevation,,at 1525 I still have 30 MOA,,I honestly believe it would zero at a mile with the 300 Bergers.

with a good spotter I think I could get on a 55 gallon barrel that far..
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#3204877 - 03/26/13 07:41 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: mr.big]
Gravey
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Nice shooting. I can't see that far.LOL
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#3205289 - 03/27/13 08:44 AM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: Gravey]
FLTENNHUNTER1
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Good shootin' man
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#3209454 - 03/31/13 12:51 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: mr.big]
WestTn Huntin'man
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Registered: 11/19/06
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 Originally Posted By: mr.big
I shot 4 times at 1,000 after work today,,light snow is good for reading wind,,I havent chronied this load and I guessed 2600 fps and was 1.5 MOA high at 1,000 first shot,,made hits on shot 2,3 and 4 on volley ball sized targets and decided it was too cold and wet to be layin on the ground,,
gonna take my 4 wheeler over and put up a target very soon and see how it goes,,I will be happy with 5 shots in ten inches but we will see how it goes,

dope for 1,000 is easy to remember though,,30 MOA up and .5 for ever one mph wind


I've always had problems calculating for wind drift. How did you come up with the .5 for every 1 MPH of wind.Are there any good charts out there ??
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#3209493 - 03/31/13 01:58 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: WestTn Huntin'man]
mr.big
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 Originally Posted By: WestTn Huntin'man
 Originally Posted By: mr.big
I shot 4 times at 1,000 after work today,,light snow is good for reading wind,,I havent chronied this load and I guessed 2600 fps and was 1.5 MOA high at 1,000 first shot,,made hits on shot 2,3 and 4 on volley ball sized targets and decided it was too cold and wet to be layin on the ground,,
gonna take my 4 wheeler over and put up a target very soon and see how it goes,,I will be happy with 5 shots in ten inches but we will see how it goes,

dope for 1,000 is easy to remember though,,30 MOA up and .5 for ever one mph wind


I've always had problems calculating for wind drift. How did you come up with the .5 for every 1 MPH of wind.Are there any good charts out there ??


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#3209505 - 03/31/13 02:14 PM Re: 500 yard head shots [Re: mr.big]
WestTn Huntin'man
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