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Long Range Pistols Moreno Valley CA

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Danforth Gunsmithing
(951)343-7765 , (909)343-1621
7101 Jurupa Avenue Suite 34
Riverside, CA
 
Sherm`s Iron Works & Gun Repair
(951) 737-4767
8131 Santa Rita Street
Corona, CA
 
White`s Bikes
(951) 242-4469
23750 Alessandro Boulevard Suite A102
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Babies-A-Lot
(951) 656-6823
22500 Towne Circle Ste 2178
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Sports Authority
(951) 867-3125
TownGate Crossing, 12500 Day Street
Moreno Valley, CA
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Ski-Snowboard/Bike Tech Shop, Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Daves Indoor Gun & Archery
(909) 884-5584
766 South Lugo Avenue
San Bernardino, CA
 
Gordon`s Gun Shop
(909) 881-5166
4222 North Sierra Way
San Bernardino, CA
 
A-1 Scooters
(951) 247-6900
25073 Sunnymead Boulevard
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Midas Auto Service Experts - Moreno Valley
(951) 247-4580
23930 Sunnymead Boulevard
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Homeland Tactical Supply
(951) 601-0850
24200 Sunnymead Boulevard
Moreno Valley, CA
 

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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