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Old 07-04-2012, 02:18 AM   #11
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This target was shot at 200 yards with iron sights to take the BLACK POWDER CARTRIDGE RIFLE CHAMPIONSHIPS at NRA Whittington Center at Raton, New Mexico last year. It was a .32-40, in a 44-1/2 Stevens rifle.

Anybody got one that will beat this?
My son can hold a better group
































Of course that's at only 50 yards and he had a scope on a 22.



Great job by you for sure. That's awesome
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My eyes sucks too. My sight range at best is 20 - 25 yards maximum.
I don't have any problems seeing the target at 200 yards, I just can't see the sights on the gun!
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That is why they use those peep sights, when you squint thru that pin hole, it all clears up.

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Old 07-04-2012, 12:17 PM   #14
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Funny you bring this up. I have a Monarch sf on my 308 SASS and when I aim at the cross hairs (200 yd zero) I find it more difficult to hold a tight grouping. However, when doing a hold-over with one of the BDC circles, which I find easier to "cocentric sight" over the target, my groupings are better. I suspect the front spirit iron sight with the bubble functions in much the same way.

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