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#432493 - 10/05/07 06:20 PM hornady XTP 240?
TennBuck
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buddy called with this question. he's gonna shoot it @ 50/100 next week sometime. he was just wondering if he was about right. i said i thought it would be close. to not touch it until he shot @ 50/100.

cva optima pro
2/50 pellets 777
240 XTP/MAG

3/4 inch high @ 25 yd

about where would that put him @ 50 yd & 100 yd?

thanks for your input
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#432561 - 10/05/07 07:21 PM Re: hornady XTP 240? [Re: TennBuck]
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SHOULD BE A LITTLE HIGH AT 50 AND CLOSE AT 100. I SHOOT THE SAME BULLETS AND LOVE THEM. I GAVE ALL MY OTHER BULLETS AWAY AFTER SHOOTING THE HORNADYS
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#432916 - 10/05/07 10:25 PM Re: hornady XTP 240? [Re: ]
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I shoot that same load in my Omega and it's dead on at 100 yards,I never had a chance to shoot at 50 at the range but it did take out a deers neck last year at about 50,right where I aimed.
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#433249 - 10/06/07 08:23 AM Re: hornady XTP 240? [Re: Tikkabuck]
FULLDRAWXX75
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If you are to look on a chart, with your set up an @ "guess" would say you should be close at 100 yds.

I would suggest trying to shot it at 100 yds to verify for sure.

Keep in mind that is elevation wise, if it is not zero'd windage it won't matter.

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#433534 - 10/06/07 12:59 PM Re: hornady XTP 240? [Re: ]
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scope.
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#434061 - 10/06/07 08:46 PM Re: hornady XTP 240? [Re: ]
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ya, he's going to shoot at a longer range next week.
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