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#6465535 - 09/23/16 06:20 PM 28 Nosler 1 Mile
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Since I got my HF 28 Nosler I have wanted to give it a go at hitting a steel target at one Mile.
Really is kinda hard to find a safe place to easily shoot that far and also see bullet impact when you miss.
I am down in S Tx and after some scouting I found a road to shoot one mile away on.
Set up a 24 inch sq plate at what the Sig Kilo said was 1760.3 and then used a app on my phone to verify and it said exactly 1 mile.
I am shooting the 195gr Bergers from a 28 inch 1-8 twist barrel that Derrick at Horizon throated for that bullet so take note it's not a standard factory chamber.
Anyway I used my IPhone attached to a Vortex Razor to video each shot so I could replay if my impact could not be seen thru my scope or the other spotter.
I had 3 guys observing as well. Wind was right to left varying from 3.5-6.5 MPH and I dialed a little too much wind missing slightly to the right on the first two shots.
3rd Round was just right of center and slightly high but I was just happy to be on steel.



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#6465566 - 09/23/16 06:46 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Not many people can claim a one-mile hit. That's a pretty small target for that kind of range, too. Nice shooting!
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#6465568 - 09/23/16 06:49 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Very impressive! Anything much over 200 yards and I'm out of the game. Well done!!

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#6465576 - 09/23/16 06:56 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Awesome cool
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#6465581 - 09/23/16 07:03 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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flehan maybe one day
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#6465590 - 09/23/16 07:14 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Nice! Always good to set a goal and make it happen.

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#6465603 - 09/23/16 07:36 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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#6465613 - 09/23/16 07:44 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: RedSnake]
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#6465944 - 09/24/16 12:38 AM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Awesome man and congrats! 1 mile is my goal too
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#6465958 - 09/24/16 01:37 AM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Lots of variables have to line up for that to happen. Great shooting!

How much drop did you have with that?

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#6466101 - 09/24/16 09:34 AM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Very cool! up
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#6466176 - 09/24/16 10:57 AM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Great shot aim!!!

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#6466324 - 09/24/16 02:07 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: Dead Eye Mike]
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It took 13.4 mil elevation. At its highest point the bullet would have cleared a 7 story building.

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#6466458 - 09/24/16 05:02 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Very nice, David!!! Tony is working on my 7/300 WM not to launch the 195's.
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#6466471 - 09/24/16 05:12 PM Re: 28 Nosler 1 Mile [Re: DStroud]
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Vow...

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