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Creeker 06-20-2011 05:53 PM

Nice 1000 yard target
 
Shannon Lowman, IBS, Harry Jones Range.
http://i66.photobucket.com/albums/h2...-18-11/033.jpg

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mrm14 06-20-2011 06:01 PM

Yes, looks good. What caliber are you using?

Dillinger 06-20-2011 07:41 PM

Wow! That is not a nice target, that is an AMAZING target. .37 MOA (roughly) at 1,000? Yeah, that will get it done. :D

Great shooting. Now let's see some pictures and specs on the rig you used to do it with.

I am guessing it's no fresh out of the box Remington. :cool:

JD

Creeker 06-21-2011 01:23 AM

The target was shot this past Saturday by another guy. It is a thing of beauty. Don't hold my feet to the fire but I think the rifle was some 6MM. Sorry I don't know more.

On the other hand I fired my first sub 5" group at the same match. I shoot light gun with an old, old Hart rifle. This gun is number 27 of the 38 he made. It has a Hart action, Hart wood stock, Kreiger barrel with brake, chambered in 6.5X284. I use H4350 & a Sierra 142 MK. I haven't done a photo of the target but here's the score sheet. Look for Halstead.
http://i66.photobucket.com/albums/h2...-18-11/040.jpg

mrm14 06-21-2011 01:36 AM

6MM makes sense. We have a older guy here shooting 1000 with a 243 Win. He's a very accomplished shooter and shoots groups similar to what you posted. The only problem he has is that he goes through 3 or so barrels a year with that .243. Actually not a problem for him as every year he orders 4 barrels for his rifle at a time.

Boyerracing343 06-21-2011 02:47 PM

That target is impressive!

Txhillbilly 06-22-2011 12:21 AM

That's very nice shooting at 1K.

M14sRock 06-22-2011 04:36 AM

Outstanding! Yours is amazing, too.

m72law 06-22-2011 04:49 PM

WOW!!!

seeing this makes me wonder why i own any rifles with scopes:o


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