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Old 03-01-2011, 09:26 PM   #21
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Old 03-02-2011, 05:04 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by CHLChris View Post
5-7 yards is a distance you better be super good at, so a majority of your time should be at that range IMO. But you might as well play at longer distances every now and then. 25 feet seems a little far to me.
25 feet is only 4 feet longer than 7 yards. Long legged tall guy with some moves can get to you at that distance within 3 steps. But, I would say 25 feet is at the outer range of defense shooting. I have my own range, so I set the target and take 3 large steps, run some ammo there. I shoot more as I move closer.

Every so often, I move back and take note of the holdover.
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Originally Posted by skullcrusher View Post
25 feet is only 4 feet longer than 7 yards.
Whatever...getting all technical and mathametetical and junk.
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