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Old July 16, 2008, 02:54 PM   #1
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Sighting in T/C Encore @ 25 yd range

I need to sight in my new T/C Encore before my elk hunt in NM, but the only range I have access to is an indoor 25 yd range. I'll be shooting 290 gr Spit-Fire TMZ w/ 100gr of 777 powder. I'd like to have it zero at 100yd since I'm using open peep sight instead of a scope. I took it to the range a few weeks and I was 4" high. I'll sight it in at 100 yds when I get to NM a couple of days before the hunt, but would like to get a little range time in before that. Any suggestions would help.
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Old July 16, 2008, 03:19 PM   #2
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I think you would just be wasteing lead and powder at 25yds, unless you just want to get the feel of the rifle.
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Old July 16, 2008, 05:35 PM   #3
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I found this posted on another site for the 270 grain Platinum Powerbelt with 100 grains of ffg:

270 Plat PB W/100g 2f

Yrds/ Drop

25 / 0.8
50/ 2.39
75/ 3.17
150/ Zero
175/ -3.14
I'll post again if I find more info.
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