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Thread: I need a new target...

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    I need a new target...

    Well being a little bored yesterday afternoon I decided to take out the 300 as its been in the cabinet for nearly a month and I wanted to get ready for some long range foxes in the summer months.

    200m shot 10mm Steel target on a swing arm with gusty winds from left to right, the bottom left shot actually hit the support leg when it glanced off and blew it in half so now I need a new target to shoot at.

    This was with 180gr SST over 64.5gr N160
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    get some hardox steel

  3. #3
    Yep that's going to be the only way! I was surprised though on the through one!

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    Use FMJ's they don't penetrate steel so well as SP's.

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    Poor foxes, that .300 will definitely collect them hard.

    Gerrit jv Vuuren PH & Outfitter
    Bos en Dal Safaris- South Africa
    Home - Bos en Dal Safaris

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    Long range has started already for me, took this one early sunday at 400m (2.1 mils) in perfect no wind conditions, 155 scenar

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    Got some gongs from Bruce Hutton as mentioned in posts above - very good and great service - very fast delivery.

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    Or if doing it as cheap as possible & you own a welder just fill it up.... Even better is stitch a plate onto a plate to double up thickness etc

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