While the vast majority of defensive uses are within 5 yd., longer range practice can help reinforce fundamental shooting skills, build confidence and be great fun!
Search for Bob Munden on Youtube. There's a video of him hitting a steel plate at 200yd with a Model 60.
When light was just right on my sights, I've rung a plate at 100yd fairly regularly.
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I don't shoot to kill; I shoot to live.