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#13823478 - 05/15/19 Ladder test!  
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From 1200 yards.

[Linked Image]Untitled by .com/photos/61286670N08/]Sharps Man, on [bleep]


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#13823593 - 05/15/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Might try seating deeper... whistle

#13823892 - 05/15/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Not hardly!


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#13823967 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Are those bullet strikes? Could be bird shizz from the picture!

#13824034 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: bobnob17]  
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Yes! An Egret hit that with its morning s hit!


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#13824110 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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What is bullet drop at that range for a Sharps? 50 - 60 feet?


#13824749 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Don't have a clue without looking it up!

Not so much with a 6.5 x 47 Lapua which this was fired with!!

[Linked Image]Untitled by .com/photos/61286670N08/]Sharps Man, on [bleep]


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#13825291 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Bedding might be causing your vertical dispersion!

#13825593 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: bobnob17]  
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Originally Posted by bobnob17
Bedding might be causing your vertical dispersion!


My Irish humor tells me THAT could be the problem!!

frown frown eek


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#13826061 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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NICE, good low recoil fun shooting, hell of a job Sharpsman.


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Bravo

#13826100 - 05/16/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Nice shooting!

#13848827 - 05/26/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: Sharpsman]  
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Nice shooting. How about some more pictures of that shooting bench.

#13849097 - 05/26/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: bobnob17]  
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Originally Posted by bobnob17
Bedding might be causing your vertical dispersion!


Was thinking the same thing. Really need to work on the vertical.

Nice shooting!

#13849298 - 05/26/19 Re: Ladder test! [Re: M16]  
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Originally Posted by M16
Nice shooting. How about some more pictures of that shooting bench.


[Linked Image]Untitled by Sharps Man, on [bleep]

2" square tubing, adjustable seat vertically, tow bar, top is fiberglass type top available from Lowes and tires from Tractor Supply Store. 2x4s were a makeshift sunshade which are no longer attached!

[Linked Image]Untitled by Sharps Man, on [bleep]

[Linked Image].54 Hawken Flintlock by Sharps Man, on [bleep]

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