Manitoba Hunting Forums banner
1 - 19 of 19 Posts

· Registered
Joined
·
147 Posts
At 200 yards with a 10 mph cross wind my 160 grain 7 mm Rem Mag will only move 2"...therefore I put the bullet at centre mass and watch him hit the dirt in my scope.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
61 Posts
I would want the bullet to hit "right there" so I would aim about 3 inches to the right, where the edge of the circle is. I would not try this shot from a kneeling or standing position it would have to be from a solid rest.
 

· Premium Member
Joined
·
1,599 Posts
clawj said:
I'd wait for him to turn broadside. If I had the feeling that won't happen and it's now or never I'd aim more or less within a couple inches of Geoff's diagram.
He's staring right at you Jamie so I'm sure that he isn't sticking around for a broad side shot. Rest the rifle and do it right where Geoff's cross hairs are.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
15 Posts
Those crosshairs on fish killer's diagram are about perfect. Take that shot on a deer like that anyday of the week. I think the bigger question is, what about the deer behind that big boy? Is that one in the line of fire?
 

· Registered
Joined
·
556 Posts
I've had tons of deer stare right at me, if you don't move and they don't smell you a lot of times they will carry on like its business as usual. Obviously half the time they bolt at any sign of trouble but the other half they may give you a shot( or a better shot in this case).
 
1 - 19 of 19 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top