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Thread: took the young fulla out for first shoot

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    took the young fulla out for first shoot

    decided i needed a wet weather gun as im a bit of a poof when it comes to taking nice wood and/or blued guns out in the rain so after thinking about it for a few months i decided to go t3 light in stainless synthetic and game reaper 1 piece mount any one that knows me will know what scope went on it been itching to shoot it and sunday finally came i was hoping for i nice day for my first shoot with my first brand new centerfire but that was not the case which was ok it pissed down at 90degrees so its first outing it got tested in the weather it was bought for it got soaked it got mud on it it was impossible to shoot a group with wind blowing the gun around and sideways rain but gun and scope performed flawlessly and ive got 20 cases to start working out a couple of loads for it i want a 140gr load and something around 100-120gr heres a pic with his old stable mate in the same caliber you better be a shooter young fulla youve got big boots to fillName:  tikka & mauser.jpg
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    ok took it out for another shoot on saturday using hand loads i used 123gr amaxs 140 interlocs and 140 hot cors the taped over holes on the targets were from a different gun the top two holes on the 140 target were final sighting in shots they were shot at 130m Name:  IMG_20160423_172229.jpg
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