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Long Range Pistols Baltimore MD

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Northwestern Loan Company
410669545
1701 Pennsylvania Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Rich, George Sunderland
410804557
904 South Broadway
Baltimore, MD
 
Cop Shop Inc, The
803 E Baltimore St
Baltimore, MD
 
M&O Enterprises
410342472
101 S Broadway
Baltimore, MD
 
Pimlico Loan Office Inc
410367440
5127-29 Park Hgts Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Simpsons Loan Office
410669545
1637 Pennsylvania Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
John Melnick Auctioneers Inc
410366555
912/914 East 25Th St
Baltimore, MD
 
Boston Loan Office Inc
410837020
426 W Baltimore St
Baltimore, MD
 
Western Firearms
410355310
938 W Patapsco Ave
Baltimore, MD
 
Liberty Loan & Jewelry Co
410944233
5912 Liberty Rd
Baltimore, MD
 

Long Distance Lessons

A short course on extending your handguns range

Shooting sticks are helpful items when you find yourself shooting "out yonder." They are a great aid, especially when grass or brush prevent the hunter from getting in the prone position.

Rifle enthusiasts are not the only shooters who enjoy the challenge of long-range shooting. Handgunners also like to test their skills on long-distance targets in organized competition, informal plinking or varmint hunting. Whether it's a rock, tin can, varmint or steel silhouette, many of us enjoy stepping up to this unique, yet difficult quest.

There are several elements that affect the success of long-range shooting, but first I should probably define "long range." For the shooter with a .25 auto trying to topple a tin can, 25 yards can qualify as long range. For those using most magnum revolvers in a hunting situation, 100 yards is long range. On the silhouette field where any hit that knocks over the target is considered good, some shooters make 200-yard shots look easy.

When shooting long range, knowing the trajectory, or path of the bullet, is crucial. Revolver rounds like the .44 Magnum suffer a great deal in this regard when compared to bottle-neck rifle cartridges. Let's look at a typical situation with a 240-grain bullet going 1,500 fps, which would be a maximum load. With the gun sighted-in at 50 yards, out at 150 yards the bullet will drop an amazing 14 inches, and, depending on wh...

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