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Long Range Pistols Murfreesboro TN

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Mid-Tenns Pawn & Loan Llc
615904210
350 Nw Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Second Amendment Sales & Support
615898146
2958 Dinky Ln
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Triple Diamond Jewelry & Loan, Llc
615890399
1402 Nw Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Wal Mart Supercenter #682
615893017
2000 Old Fort Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Steve'S Pawn & Antique Shop
615895294
113 East Side Sq
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Murfreesboro Outdoors, Llc
2204 Nw Broad Street
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Tolivers Jewelry & Loan
115 Se Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN
 
S & L Properties
915 N Thompson Ln
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Pawn Mart Ii Inc
338 Se Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN
 
Cash America Pawn Of Murfreesboro #1
615494184
320 Se Broad St
Murfreesboro, TN
 

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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