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#6497725 - 10/16/16 01:02 PM BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II
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Ok, lets try again

The goal of this range report was to confirm my BDC Turret was correct before I go hunting. I'm shooting my McWhorter 6.5 Weatherby (.257 Wea, necked to 6.5) 67.5gr H-1000, Berger 140gr VLD Hunting, seated to mag length. 3000fps
I was aiming dead center on the steel targets. DISCLAIMER: I have never considered myself a world champion Rifle Shooter... I started at 200 on the ShootNC, confirm my 200yd zero. looking back, I should have made the minor adjustment, it shows later

6.5 Weatherby


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300 yards




400 yards




500 yards, had to move to platform, herniated disc, fat belly and sun in eyes

[img]http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o257/buzzsawbucket/IMG_1275_zpsid3ijn1j.jpg[/img]

600 yards
[img]http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o257/buzzsawbucket/IMG_1259_zps1zxi962a.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o257/buzzsawbucket/IMG_1278_zpsfpmlmo7j.jpg[/img]
[img]http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o257/buzzsawbucket/IMG_1277_zpseu7mn8bs.jpg[/img]
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#6497748 - 10/16/16 01:30 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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It looks pretty good.

That is an interesting cartridge.
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#6497752 - 10/16/16 01:35 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Nice shooting Buzz,

good luck this season.

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#6497759 - 10/16/16 01:41 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I guess it wouldn't let me put so many pictures in one post

500yards



600 yards


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#6497761 - 10/16/16 01:42 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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how much more drop at 700????
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#6497767 - 10/16/16 01:48 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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What size are those plates? Looks like your BDC is usable with that load/rifle combo.

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#6497772 - 10/16/16 01:53 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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I have a Redfield scope for 22's that has this feature. I have never tested it, but now I guess I'd better!
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#6497777 - 10/16/16 02:01 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Good shooting. That round looks like it's going 5,000 fps sitting on the table.
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#6497783 - 10/16/16 02:04 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Nice shootin up
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#6497841 - 10/16/16 03:05 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Low at 500, low at 600. FAIL!

Those targets are 2 MOA.
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#6497948 - 10/16/16 04:35 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Dang tough crowd!
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#6498005 - 10/16/16 05:20 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: FiremanJG]
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Originally Posted By: FiremanJG
Low at 500, low at 600. FAIL!

Those targets are 2 MOA.


Cause he was focused at 300 when shooting 600 and couldn't see the target clearly hammer smile

nice shooting buzz
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#6498015 - 10/16/16 05:25 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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God I am hating caliber threads more and more

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#6498198 - 10/16/16 07:14 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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its the damn sun at range X
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#6498401 - 10/16/16 09:00 PM Re: BDC turret TRUTH, range report from RANGE X pic heavy II [Re: Buzzsaw]
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.5 MOA elevation would center all up nicely I think. At 200 you would be less than a inch high instead of slightly low.

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