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7mm-08 projectiles for out to 500 yards
Hey all,
For those shooting anywhere out to 4-500yards with their 7mm-08's, what projectiles are you using?
I would like to get my wife shooting out a bit further and I'm thinking we might n...

Started Nov 16th, 2015 at 3:08am by 8pt Sika
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48 21906 Last Post Aug 5th, 2018 at 3:32pm
By: CE
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Does my firearm fit correctly - Part one.
A large number of members have contacted me asking for help in this area.
There is seldom more mentioned and less adhered to principle than the need to ensure your firearms fits you correctly. W...

Started Aug 4th, 2018 at 4:20pm by 50BMG
1 312 Last Post Aug 4th, 2018 at 5:48pm
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Spin drift question
I am shooting with a Remington Sendaro 7 mil mag.
According to data I have so far the spin drift at 500m is about 3cm.
Is that to the left or right?

Started May 7th, 2018 at 2:18pm by huntahr
12 1057 Last Post Aug 1st, 2018 at 9:30pm
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Thoughts on developing good shooting by getting the right headspace.
Good shooting is actually a pretty simple exercise. It is about being consistent, disciplined, observant and above all else honest (with yourself at least). This will grow your confidence and develop ...

Started Jul 29th, 2018 at 3:46pm by 50BMG
4 304 Last Post Jul 29th, 2018 at 7:47pm
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150 grain accubond long range
Anyone used these projectiles. After some feedback???

Started Jan 17th, 2018 at 4:45am by Spearit
10 2738 Last Post May 23rd, 2018 at 10:41pm
By: 270DM
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6.5 Creedmoor
I have read this is a very accurate round but would like to hear peoples thoughts on using it as a long range hunting rifle in NZ.
Does it have the knock down power on a bull tahr or red stag at ...

Started Sep 17th, 2017 at 1:51pm by Southendstalka
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23 7120 Last Post May 21st, 2018 at 4:28pm
By: Kalahari-hunter
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Alpine Long Range April 2018
Alpine Long Range April 2018- Reefton
Any forum members Going to the alpine long range shoot end of this month? They can still take about another 10 spots.
Magnum, non Magnum, and teams cla...

Started Apr 5th, 2018 at 8:35pm by blair993
2 1303 Last Post May 9th, 2018 at 7:31pm
By: blair993
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What's your wind limit
Im just shooting a standard non magnum calibre and wondering when you guys call it quits with the wind and at what distance. How far do you shot with a 5 mile an hour wind and say a 20 mile? A don't h...

Started Jan 30th, 2018 at 5:55pm by remmodel7
5 1803 Last Post Apr 20th, 2018 at 8:22pm
By: Tui4Me
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Odd results, or useless shooter lol
Hi Guys
Im concerned, last weekend my 300 win mag was shooting bloody well (as it always does) i was doing 4" groups at 860 yards easy.
But yesterday i clean missed a goat with it at 500 yar...

Started Mar 19th, 2018 at 9:49am by Kalahari-hunter
14 1813 Last Post Mar 26th, 2018 at 7:34pm
By: Micky Duck
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Long range shooting - First Shots
I am interested in hearing from people's experience regarding 1st shot flyers at long range.
In particular those that run quality match barrels and have taken the time to test at long range.<br /...

Started Apr 10th, 2013 at 7:50am by Tui4Me
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57 9551 Last Post Mar 17th, 2018 at 12:21pm
By: J
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Zeiss HD5 5-25x50 for sale
Mint condition. Purchased new by me, and only been to the range for load development three times.
PM me for photo's.
Fantastic glass, and only selling because I need the money.
$1500 on...

Started Mar 11th, 2018 at 2:33pm by Matt-JC
0 804 Last Post Mar 11th, 2018 at 2:33pm
By: Matt-JC
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8-32x56 Nightforce Benchrest for sale
Extremely clear glass
NP-R2 reticle (fine with with holdover lines)
Illuminated reticle
Comes with scope covers
Great condition as only used at Trentham range on F/TR ...

Started Dec 17th, 2017 at 7:03am by Matt-JC
2 1494 Last Post Mar 11th, 2018 at 2:29pm
By: Matt-JC
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Tikka 300 win mag
Anyone using a 300 win mag tikka for long range shooting?
Am wondering what loads others are using?
I have a super varmint Tikka but they have their issues for long range with their short ma...

Started Mar 6th, 2018 at 5:12pm by yogi
6 1249 Last Post Mar 10th, 2018 at 9:34am
By: yogi
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300 win mag
Hi Guys
Whats the furthest you have had a 300 win mag out to in NZ? I get about 1350 Yards at 800 elevation but haven't tried any further. Ballistic calculator says thats when i reach Mach1.2.<br...

Started Nov 10th, 2017 at 9:38am by Kalahari-hunter
9 2676 Last Post Jan 24th, 2018 at 4:43pm
By: Kalahari-hunter
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Bolt wear
I am at the juncture of putting another barrel on a Sako 75 rifle. The rifle has had anywhere between 15,000 and 20,000 rounds through it and the bolt has developed some wear/polishing on the shank tw...

Started Jan 3rd, 2018 at 5:22am by Henry Straker
6 1347 Last Post Jan 16th, 2018 at 5:54am
By: ChrisHB
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