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Phil Carr

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  • Birthday 03/01/1957

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    Big game hunting. Shooting birds over my dogs. Collecting and shooting vintage SXS shotguns
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    Food for Thought

    Just read the recent feedback. I appreciate the information on the ranges, where to shoot as well as the offer from Adam. Sorry I missed out on this offer. Im a Native Arizonian and have hunted with great success most of my life but its never to late to become a better shot. Most of the practicing I have done has been at 100-200 yards off a bench using my shooting bags. At that range and under those conditions I do quite well. Shooting off my pack, bipod, or tripod sure impacts my groups. As mentioned earlier I am setting up some rifles to improve my capability to shoot longer ranges and then dedicate more time to practice. Time will tell.
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    Food for Thought

    I dont have a dog in this fight but as far as myself I have never taken a deer or elk over 450 yards. I just have not had the equipment nor have I practiced enough to make these long distance shots. That said I am working on putting together a rifle to allow me to shoot confidently at a little longer range. I dont believe that most hunters can confidently shoot past 400 yards. My hats off to the guys that put the time in to practice shooting long range. Like any sport be it golf, racing, or anything else just because you can buy the equipment doesnt make you the best without practice. I did a little research on line and was surprised to learn that of all “confirmed” kills by all snipers in all countries since 1864 less than 20 have been made over 1250 meters. Where are most of you long distance shooters practicing? I know the 3 Point range you can shoot 500 meters but not so sure you can really shoot for a group. I would like to come to one of the long distance shoots to observe and learn.
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    WTB 300 H&H Magnum Ammunition

    Thanks guys, I will send you a PM.
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    WTB 300 H&H Magnum Ammunition

    Thanks Win71 I am setting up this week to start reloading again, its been 20 years. Lance you have a great idea. If there are reloading guys out there willing to send me 10 bullets I would be willing to pay for these and send you a prepaid padded envelope. Just PM me with what you have and I will make sure that I dont duplicate and will get your address. Thanks guys Phil
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    WTB 300 H&H Magnum Ammunition

    Win 71 dont understand what you mean ???
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    WTB 300 H&H Magnum Ammunition

    Thanks for the link..
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    WTB 300 H&H Magnum Ammunition

    I recently purchased an early Winchester model 70 in 300 H&H Magnum. I am looking for some inexpensive ammo. Partial boxes OK. Im ok with different brands as I would like to try a number of different loads. Text 520-975-0830
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    2018 deer draw

    I drew a tag and am looking forward to finding out which hunt. Only put in for 13B 1st choice 30A December 2nd choice. Would love to get 13B but feeling lucky no matter what.
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    Broadheads for sale

    SOLD There yours.
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    Broadheads for sale

    Im not overly impressed with these hence the low price. 2 6 packs of Cabelas F 3 broadheads. 1st one to post I will take them here gets them. ( all 12 ) $10.00 pick up. $15.00 shipped
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    Huntin' Jokes

    Way to long without some humor. Friendship among Women: A woman didn't come home one night. The next morning she told her husband that she had slept over at a friend's house. The man called his wife's 10 best friends. None of them knew anything about it. Friendship among Men: A man didn't come home one night. The next morning he told his wife that he had slept over at a friend's house. The woman called her husband's 10 best friends. Eight confirmed that he had slept over, and two said he was still there.
  14. No longer avalible, put in recyle bin this morning.