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PostPosted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 10:50 am    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

Great notes and review man...thanks!

Here kitty kitty kitty....
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 12:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

You should only be losing 30-40fps per inch of barrel !!!

My Model Seven’s magazine don’t like to be filled.......I usually leave 1 or 2 out and feeding is a whole lot smoother.

Oh, by the way !!! Click Here to see what you need next !!! Very Happy

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 7:32 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

chambered221 wrote:
You should only be losing 30-40fps per inch of barrel !!!


I read somewhere on Remington that they estimate a loss of 80 fps per inch of barrel so just rounded it considering their published velocity at muzzle is usually high anyway.

Maybe I read 40 fps and doubled it knowing I was dealing with two inches and now remember 80, or maybe I didn't read it at all, or maybe I.... Nuts
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 7:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

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Oh, by the way !!! Click Here to see what you need next !!! Very Happy

Go HERE to see what I will actually get next!
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 8:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

wtf That's too small !!!

How about a compromise......go with the 4-12 !!!

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 12, 2009 11:22 am    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

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:wtf: That's too small !!!

How about a compromise......go with the 4-12 !!!

I have had variables for a long time. I have a VX3-L on my .243. More times than not, I leave them on 6x. I just turn up the heat to sight in or check out a deer's head way out. They are useful for me when deer hunting.

I find them not-so-usefull while predator calling. I haven't had any opportunity for a long range shot. Everything I have called in came to within 75 yards of me and most within 50 yards. I use binoculars for checking "way out" (in quotes because I have no views more than 300 yards anywhere I hunt and most are 150 yards or less...this is small farm and timber country). Using binos reduces movement. Too, I think that as quick as things happen when predator calling, I just wouldn't have the time to increase or decrease magnification. So, I think the 6x is perfect for what I do. The problem with the Simmons I have now is that the crosshairs are made from 2"x6"s Shocked

I may be wrong. So, if you'll just send along that Leupold you got stashed Idea
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 12, 2009 11:53 am    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

Sorry the only thing I got stashed is a Weaver 24X that’s waiting for a good deal on a Cooper. Look here

Scary as it may sound we do think a like !!!
I was originally going to put the compact 6X on my Model Seven. When I first got it I was doing a lot of shooting from the bench and decided just to put the 4-12 on it.
Should I ever get the 250AI built on a 7 action like I’ve been wanting, I’ll move it to that gun and put the 6X on.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 12, 2009 12:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

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Sorry the only thing I got stashed is a Weaver 24X that’s waiting for a good deal on a Cooper. Look here

Holy crap! S W E E T ! ! Smile


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 12, 2009 12:39 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

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Scary as it may sound we do think a like !!!

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 13, 2009 12:59 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

wtf Kinda thought you'd see it that way !!!

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 13, 2009 6:21 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

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:wtf: Kinda thought you'd see it that way !!!
Haha

Didn't get to hunt this weekend. My wife needed me to do some things with her. And with her giving me a gun and all for Christmas, I must keep that half of this marriage very, very, happy. So, we went out to eat, shopped, spent the afternoon in the bookstore and coffee shop, yadda yadda yadda.

My vacation starts tomorrow (had to move it up a week since the C treatments start on the 28th). SO, I'll do some predator chasin' tomorrow and then head down to the farm on Tuesday to open the second Mississippi gun deer season. Deer should be heated up for rut by now so it should be fun. I'll fill you guys in when I get back (or maybe tomorrow if the kitty's are out). Very Happy

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 13, 2009 8:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

Chambered will you adopt me?????

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 14, 2009 5:53 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

NO !!!

wtf I can hardly afford myself !!!

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 14, 2009 6:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

But I only require a new Black pick-up every 1 or 2 years and 4 or 5 shiny new guns a year.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 15, 2009 5:04 pm    Post subject: Re: Coytes 3 TCKnight 0 Reply with quote

You Dodge Man me GMC......you like shiny me like matte !!!


Answer still NO!!!

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