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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-06-2015, 07:24 PM Thread Starter
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3600 rifle shot

I have not heard of this gun/caliber. anyone else familiar with it ?


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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-07-2015, 12:08 AM
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Re: 3600 rifle shot

Yes it's s 408 Cheytec necked to 375 bullets my buddy shoots one
It's s wicked round

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Re: 3600 rifle shot

I really enjoy long range shooting, doesn't matter to me if it's hunting or competition. I do as much as I can to promote it, whether it's lending equipment, letting people shoot my guns or having someone over to teach good loading practices. But I have to say a 3600 yard shot is a bit of stretch from a rifle. I have my doubt's anyone can shoot at that distance with any type of consistency. I'm not saying it is an impossible shot I just don't think it can be done with regularity. Notice its a 1 shot group, they might luck into getting 2 on a 36" target but never 3, and I'll betcha 2 would be real difficult.

Long range shooting is a lot of fun, but I think there needs to be realistic goals and expectations. I'd like to make a 2+ mile shot but certainly wouldn't say I did it by skill, it would have to be considered 99% luck
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Ha, in PA that buck would be gone in 300 yards.
Knew a fella who shot a deer that ran over the next hill. By the time he got to it, another hunter downed it with a 30-30 shot.
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