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#3264778 - 06/09/13 06:52 PM Range time with the Savage today.
Roost 1
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Today was my 2nd time shooting my new to me Savage.
After some tweaking of the scope I was able to shoot this 3-shot group.
300gr hornady hp orange mmp sabot and 60gr N-120.
Needless to say I am impressed with this 100yd group. These were my 14,15,&16th shots ever with this gun which includes sighting in new scope.


Edited by Roost 1 (06/09/13 06:53 PM)
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#3264797 - 06/09/13 07:27 PM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: Roost 1]
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Those Hornaday #4500's have shot well out of every 10ML I've tried them in. You won't need a blood trail with that load. They expand well on deer sized game too, and you can eat right up to the hole. If you get a chance, try the Speer #2482. It looks virtually identical to the #4500's but the jacket is bonded and will stay together better. The cost is comparable.
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#3264844 - 06/09/13 07:59 PM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: CR500AFX]
mathews338
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Great group!
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#3264904 - 06/09/13 09:08 PM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: mathews338]
Rockhound
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That bullet shot best out of my savage as well in the black harvester sabot, and imr sr4759. I think I will shoot that from now on I just have to order some sabots
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#3265172 - 06/10/13 10:40 AM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: mathews338]
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 Originally Posted By: mathews338
Great group!


x2!
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#3265657 - 06/10/13 09:01 PM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: MUP]
Andy S.
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Awesome group! Congrats on the great shooting.
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#3265810 - 06/11/13 07:02 AM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: Andy S.]
Tenn.Guy
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Great shooting!
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#3266576 - 06/12/13 08:53 AM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: Tenn.Guy]
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Very nice sir! Deer in yur area best be scared.
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#3268440 - 06/15/13 04:28 AM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: fullstream]
tasaman
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Yes sir fellas. That KY boy can shoot.
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#3268542 - 06/15/13 12:58 PM Re: Range time with the Savage today. [Re: tasaman]
smokeless74
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That's some good shooting!
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