Long Distance Optics Benton AR

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Mayflower RV
(501) 315-3337
3201 Boone RoadC
Benton, AR
 
Bicycle Doctor
(501) 860-6721
423 South East Street
Benton, AR
 
JCPenney
(479) 860-6884
1512 Military Rd
Benton, AR
 
Oak Forest Village
(501) 316-0683
Salem Road & Highway 5
Benton, AR
 
Bob Ladd Inc
(501) 847-0233
25821 Interstate 30
Bryant, AR
 
AAA Pawn Shop
(501) 778-0839
114 North Market Street
Benton, AR
 
Central Arkansas RV
(501) 316-0624
9705 Raymond Road
Benton, AZ
 
Video by Cycling
(501) 860-7887
1028 River Oaks Drive
Benton, AR
 
Bright Ideas Enrichment Center
(501) 847-8888
309 Roya Lane
Bryant, AR
 
J J`S Transmission
(501) 847-9670
2116 Hilldale Road
Bryant, AR
 

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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