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Old December 9, 2012, 05:42 PM   #15
Brian Pfleuger
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Originally Posted by Z400ACDC
What do you think when you hear or read this type of statement? I think most factory hunting rifles can't do it on average. There are so many variables that can ruin a range day with your rifle.
I think quite the opposite, actually. It's a rather "Ho Hum" kind of thing.

1 MOA is pretty easy to do. I don't take the "all day" part to be literal. Who shoots all day? It means the rifle will do it pretty much all the time. It also doesn't mean that it will never not do it, it means that it will do it the vast majority of the time.

I don't have a vast collection but I do load for 5 different rifles and a 15" Encore handgun and they will all do 1" at 100 yards. It's tougher with the Encore but it's quite doable.

I load for a Ruger M77 MkII in .204 and a Remington 700 in 22-250, you'd have to sneeze or something to make either one shoot 1" at 100. Their bad groups are barely over 1/2".
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