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Sig Sauer LRF - anyone got one?
Im looking at either the 1250 or 2000 model. 1250 will be enough grunt unless a 2000 is on a good deal.
What are peoples experiences with them?
The other option is a Vortex unit. I had some ...

Started Oct 22nd, 2016 at 11:58am by bang-thud-thump
11 2559 Last Post Mar 30th, 2017 at 9:57am
By: MTMtnMan
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Hornady SST Super Performance
Thought Id provide some feedback from some recent chrono work on these rounds. Shooting 140g SST in a .270 winchester featherweight with dpt suppressor.
Chrono averaged 2990 fps with a 21.5" barr...

Started Aug 17th, 2016 at 9:46pm by bushwanderer
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18 4631 Last Post Mar 26th, 2017 at 10:22am
By: sako
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Tikka 7mm R.E.M. Mag long range setup
Hi guys.
So I had a mate drop his standard tikka 7mm R.E.M. Mag off to me a while ago to sort out a load for it and do a drop chart for long range shooting. I finally got it sorted this weekend a...

Started Mar 19th, 2017 at 11:07pm by jonesy45
3 1106 Last Post Mar 21st, 2017 at 11:12am
By: Homer
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Long range groupings.
After 3 years of mainly bush hunting I'm looking at focusing my time into some open-tops shooting. I've put together a gun, (.300WSM tikka T3X / Zeiss HD5 3-15x50), and I'm looking to shoot out to 400...

Started Feb 19th, 2017 at 8:46pm by RUSTYD
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24 3555 Last Post Mar 12th, 2017 at 7:40pm
By: Huntsouth-fishnorth
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Grouping troubles
Hey guys I've got a Browning xbolt 7mm wsm with a Vortex Viper 6-24X50 scope on it, no brake or suppressor on it either. I've been trying to get it zeroed in for 100yards but I can't get a grouping th...

Started Feb 21st, 2017 at 9:28pm by Daniel 7mmWSM
10 1371 Last Post Mar 5th, 2017 at 2:58pm
By: Micky Duck
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Long Range Steel Targets
Hey Team,
I am looking at bringing in some AR500 Steel gong targets in a container I have coming from China.
Realistically I'd like to think I could use them out to 1000m so I need to buy on...

Started Feb 25th, 2017 at 8:37pm by INOV8A
8 1030 Last Post Mar 5th, 2017 at 7:45am
By: Rumpy
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Anyone out there use the .338 Win Mag?
Just curious to see if anyone in NZ is keen on the .338 win mag for long distance shots?
Thanks in advance.

Started Jan 11th, 2017 at 3:23pm by HuntFishSleep
7 1247 Last Post Feb 8th, 2017 at 7:19pm
By: simon warbrick-smith
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300wsm - 100m zero or 200m?
Hey All,
have a new LR rig (Tikka T3 w Hardy carbon wrapped barrel and a senator carbon fibre target stock topped with a sightron S3 6-24x50) and am looking to sight it in today or tomorrow, run...

Started Feb 5th, 2017 at 12:48pm by SakoLove
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By: i_e
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First proper attempt at shooting long distance
After finally getting everything together with my drop charts, right ammunition etc together on my tikka 7mm08, I finally got the opportunity to go try out my shooting. To my surprise I was nailing 2 ...

Started Jan 17th, 2017 at 9:36am by stagstalker
3 970 Last Post Jan 24th, 2017 at 12:17pm
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Tikka Improvements
I've decided to get myself a Tikka 7mm rem mag for long(ish) range shooting mainly for tahr hunting out to 500+ yards if all goes well.  I plan to hand load.  Will be getting a VX 6 with the Custom Di...

Started Nov 2nd, 2016 at 8:15pm by cb14
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18 3702 Last Post Dec 25th, 2016 at 3:44pm
By: cb14
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Sighting in yard vs meter- zeiss z800. Ballistic calculator
Hi everyone,
I just bought a 7mm remington magnum and have put my zeiss terra 4-12x42 with rapid z800 reticle.
I found it very effective on my 308.
Now using the zeiss calculator it say...

Started Dec 6th, 2016 at 10:15am by huntsman308
6 995 Last Post Dec 7th, 2016 at 10:33am
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VX 6 CDS Set Up
I'm now the proud owner of a VX 6 that I plan to use on my 7mm mag for tahr and bear.  I will be doing load development over the next few weeks and then get the turrets customized by Leopold
Any ...

Started Nov 25th, 2016 at 6:14pm by cb14
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By: Ol Curly
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What calibre and projectile weight combinations are everyone using?
My current choices
.308 .... 165 gr Hunting .... 175 gr Target
12 gauge .... BB .... 1 ounce Slug (long range shot gun lol)

Started May 20th, 2016 at 7:41am by Browning X-bolt (Ex Member)
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By: Homer
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