Long Distance Optics Atlanta GA

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(404) 267-0200
3535 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 521-1195
6440 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
 
Skate Escape Bike Shop
(404) 892-1292
1086 Piedmont Avenue Northeast
Atlanta, GA
 
Army Surplus Sales Inc
(404) 521-2227
342 Peachtree Street Northeast
Atlanta, GA
 
Deuce Skatepark & Professional Shop
(770) 985-9900
2100 McGee Road
Atlanta, GA
 
Future Stars Soccer Academy
P.O.Box 628 - 3000 Woodrow Way
Atlanta, GA
 
Trail Works.com
(404)872-3412,(404)872-3820
1201 West Peachtree Street Suite 3220
Atlanta, GA
 
YMCA of Metro Atlanta
(404) 724-9622
555 Luckie Street Northwest
Atlanta, GA
 
Forest Park Army-Navy Store
(404) 366-7479
837 Main Street
Atlanta, GA
 
Power Wheel USA
(770) 591-3740
4140 Jvl Industrial Park
Atlanta, GA
 

Making Your Long Shot

"Not by a long shot" used to mean bad odds for a gambler trying to fill an inside straight in five-card stud. Nonetheless, nearly every hunting catalog and magazine we look at these days bombards us with "long-range" ammunition, "long-range" optics, and "long-range" rifles.

Long shots in the 400-plus-yard range should never be attempted at whitetails unless you have practiced thoroughly and are using an adequate long-range rifle/ ammunition/optics combo that you have confidence in.

For most whitetail hunting situations in the eastern half of the country, "long-range" is pretty short. But consider this: One of the most common land units in rural America is a 40-acre field. And there is scarcely a whitetail rifle hunter living who hasn't at least once in his life been sitting in a ground blind or tree stand along one edge of a 40-acre field and seen a buck of his dreams feeding placidly at the fencerow on the opposite side.

How far away is that deer? Just a quarter of a mile, or 440 yards to be exact. Should you try that shot? Probably not. But the temptation can sometimes be overwhelming. Not to mention the growing amount of whitetail hunting occurring in the more open states of the Great Plains and West....

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