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Please Help A New Hunter

Old 12-09-2008, 11:49 AM
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It has been my experience with my Encore and (and I can show you the paper targets to prove it) that I will inevitably shot low on shots 25 yards and in. I know physics says no, but I can shoot at 25 yards and be 2-3 inches low (3 shot groups), be 1inch high from 50-100 (3 shot groups) and be zeroed at 125 yards. Gun has always performed that way. Come to think of it my old 45cal Hawken would do the same thing.
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Old 12-17-2008, 09:45 AM
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Sounds about right if your scope is 3" high. Whats your scope height? maybe your front scope height is taller then the rear??
What load setup are you using?
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Old 12-17-2008, 02:36 PM
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you did the right thing. congrats and nice buck
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