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Long Range Pistols Pine Bluff AR

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Hunter`s Headquarters
(870) 534-8591
10 South West Plaza
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Mr Parts Stores Inc
(870) 879-3333
3801 Camden Road
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
Pawnco
(870) 879-0444
3900 Miramar Drive
Pine Bluff, AR
 
JCPenney
(870) 534-6931
2901 Pines Mall Dr Ste A
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Money Corner
(870) 534-1621
621 South Ohio Street
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
Blake Street Pawn Shop
(870) 535-1511
1200 South Blake Street
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Ron`s Pawns
(870) 879-0252
2408 South Camden Road
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Tackle Box
(870) 534-1498
1517 South Ohio Street
Pine Bluff, AR
 
Money Mart Pawn Inc
(870) 536-1414
1225 East Harding Avenue
Pine Bluff, AZ
 
Aureli Mobile Home Park
(870) 534-3227
3407 Highway 65 South
Pine Bluff, AR
 

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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