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Old 27th June 2016, 10:35 PM
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Originally Posted by evohuntsman View Post
so I take it you check your pellets to 80yrds ??? . or are you just trying to get off topic by being a clown, I,m asking a serious question and you dive in with a post that's not even worth typing,

if you cant be arsed adding anything constructive then don't bother please and leave it to people who can
He is testing his pellets at 80 yds.
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Old 28th June 2016, 09:05 AM
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I test at 45 yards to start with, of around 40 shots to lead the barrel up a bit & also to judge any wind etc. because what might be a so called still day might not be. then I fire a few 10 shot groups at 55 yards, if they work ok at that range for me I zero up the best I can at 35 yards.
however I do a bit more testing in some stronger wind has I have found out some batches like wind & some don't like you might know all ready.

I also did a few groups at 75 yards for fun & see what the rifle or I can do when my local range had that target. but its not there now, due to the club making another hft \ ft course that way.
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Old 28th June 2016, 01:28 PM
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I just did an 80 yd group .
That's not the distance .,,, it's the centre to centre ......,

Pretty good for me ....
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Old 28th June 2016, 02:21 PM
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I test shoot at 55yds,and try to get a windless day to shoot groups,if they move a bit with wind in a horizontal configuration its ok. Later confirm groups when wind drops. If they hold a decent group at that range I'm sure the rest of hft shorter ranges will be ok.
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Old 28th June 2016, 07:32 PM
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many thanks for the constructive replies gents,, I,ll stick to 50 and 55yrds and see how I get on

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