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Old 24th January 2011, 03:09 PM
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Default What mag do you shoot FT?

I wondered what mag people use for FT? and why?
I shoot at 50 mag, except for standers (15 or 25 mag) and targets under 10 yards (10 mag)
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Old 24th January 2011, 04:14 PM
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Talking 16 Mag

Everything FT (sitting, standing, kneeling) 16 Mag

No problems with light i.e dark targets in the dark etc.,
40mm kill @ 55yards is a good size,
kneelers & standers much easier as wobble is not so accentuated as with high mag.
for me this the perfect mag.
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Old 24th January 2011, 04:17 PM
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Default Going back to old ways

The last 3 years I've been ranging at 32X and shooting at 16X (standers 12X), but am now going to get a grip, go back to regular exercise (8km walk after work and training my daughters football team) and shoot at 32X (standers 12X) - which produced much better results
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Old 24th January 2011, 04:19 PM
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60x sitters... will sometimes drop that for kneelers down to 20-30... standers on 10x at the mo.

Strangely, 40x on my custom shops for standers seems less problematic (last weekend ignored)... i wonder if it's a ret/field of view thing...
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Old 24th January 2011, 05:16 PM
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25x for sitting and kneelers, 15x for standers!
I use 25x because it gives me plenty of space on the dots on the T50 and it allows me to see the string and other wind clues whilst aiming!
15x on standers because im wobblier than a weeble on a north sea ferry!
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Old 24th January 2011, 05:26 PM
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20 on the 20/50mag leup
18 on the 18/40 leup
as they wont drop any lower

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Old 24th January 2011, 05:40 PM
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50x for sitting shots, and the target distance for the positionals (e.g. 25x mag on 25 meters etc.)
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Old 24th January 2011, 06:24 PM
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x35 for everything as it's fixed mag. After a lot of practice I usually manage at least 50% standers and all kneelers.
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Old 24th January 2011, 06:35 PM
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X32 mag for everything even standers, maybe thats where im going wrong lol
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Old 24th January 2011, 07:45 PM
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