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#3378667 - 09/29/13 06:43 AM How Far Can It Shoot
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I have a CVA Optima that shoots very good groups at 100 yards. I'm shooting Barnes TMZ 295 grain sabots with 100 grains of 777. Do you have any guess on the bullet drop at 150 and 200 yards.
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#3378889 - 09/29/13 10:05 AM Re: How Far Can It Shoot [Re: Non-Typical]
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If you are 1.8" high at 100 yards you will be around 27" low at 250. Around 8" low at 200. Can't lay my hands on 100 yd chart or get closer for you right now. This is for one sighted at 150 for close to the load you are using.
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#3378947 - 09/29/13 11:18 AM Re: How Far Can It Shoot [Re: ghostfive]
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Only one way to know.And that is shoot it at 150 and 200 and see.Then you will absolutley know for sure what the drop is.
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#3379989 - 09/29/13 08:38 PM Re: How Far Can It Shoot [Re: cecil30-30]
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 Originally Posted By: cecil30-30
Only one way to know.And that is shoot it at 150 and 200 and see.Then you will absolutley know for sure what the drop is.
cant argue with that
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#3380002 - 09/29/13 08:41 PM Re: How Far Can It Shoot [Re: cecil30-30]
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 Originally Posted By: cecil30-30
Only one way to know.And that is shoot it at 150 and 200 and see.Then you will absolutley know for sure what the drop is.


Absolutely right. Never rely only on the charts.
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#3380079 - 09/29/13 09:12 PM Re: How Far Can It Shoot [Re: Wobblyshot1]
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That is true get out and shoot it. I use charts as a starting place but the range tells you for sure.
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