8120 feet. Two confirmed kills.
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Shucks, I've knocked squirrels out of trees at ranges longer than that with my .22! (in my dreams.) That .338 is one heck of a round, but I can't imagine hitting anything at that range. Good eyes for sure. I thought I was doing good on rockchucks at 400 yds with a .223.
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according to some ballistic tables I saw, the bullet drop alone was a bit over 400 feet, and the flight time was 6 seconds or so.
That is incredible, I sure wish I could shoot like that. And of course I need the gun and optics capable of that shot as well.
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Yeah the optics alone probably cost more than all my firearms combined, plus one of my cars.
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I have a hard time shooting at a deer @ 100yds. with the cold, buck fever and the thought of getting heckled at deer camp if I miss.
These guys are amazing.
Sgt. Carlos Hathcock would be proud
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Amazing! what a shot.
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I have shot at and hit a target at one mile with a black powder cartridge rifle with iron sights.
ok chief.......in the nicest way possible......
Pictures or it didn't happen.
Wow...that guy is a legend until the next record is set.
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Target is 7' x 14'
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