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    Incredible Shot 2500 Meters

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    When I shoot my friends rifles 50 yards is an ordeal for me.

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    That shot with a rifle costing less than $2K and by you add the cost of the scope, maybe $2,500.00! Doesn't get much better than that!

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    Curious. Did that first shot start tumbling and keyhole at the end? Looks like it but I doubt it would make it that far doing that. I guess odds are better it just tumbled on impact to the target.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chiefjason View Post
    Curious. Did that first shot start tumbling and keyhole at the end? Looks like it but I doubt it would make it that far doing that. ...
    I don't care! (Jumping up and down) I hit it I hit it I hit it! WOW! I hit it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by oakchas View Post
    I don't care! (Jumping up and down) I hit it I hit it I hit it! WOW! I hit it!

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    I hear you. After reading a comment elsewhere, and rewatching the vid, it appears that it bounced off the ground into the target. Heck, the close miss is impressive at that range. The odd strike on the steel just had me wondering.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chiefjason View Post
    I hear you. After reading a comment elsewhere, and rewatching the vid, it appears that it bounced off the ground into the target. Heck, the close miss is impressive at that range. The odd strike on the steel just had me wondering.
    I thought there was a puff of dirt as well. Still impressive

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    Amazing, pull the trigger; get a cup of coffee while waiting for the bullet to hit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chiefjason View Post
    I hear you. After reading a comment elsewhere, and rewatching the vid, it appears that it bounced off the ground into the target. Heck, the close miss is impressive at that range. The odd strike on the steel just had me wondering.
    Hard to tell... It may also have gone transsonic and tumbled the last hundred yards or so... Third shot was a clean hit, though. In combat, you'd never even know where it came from, at that range.
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