Long Distance Optics Delray Beach FL

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(561) 734-7771
Boynton Festive Center
Boynton Beach, FL
 
Paladin Academy
(561) 265-1340
600 N Congress Ave Ste 560
Delray Beach, FL
 
Unity School
(561) 276-4414
101 Northwest 22nd Street
Delray Beach, FL
 
Sports Authority
(561) 272-6716
510 Linton Boulevard, Suite 110
Delray Beach, FL
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Simulator, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Bucky Dent Baseball School
(561) 265-0280
490 Dotterel Road
Delray Beach, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(561) 204-4133
8821 Southern Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Oxford Academy
(561) 279-9717
600 North Congress Avenue Suite 270
Delray Beach, FL
 
Seacrest Christian School
(561) 276-5552
2703 Seacrest Boulevard
Delray Beach, FL
 
Little Folks Day Care & Kindergarten
(561) 276-2920
326 Northwest 7th Avenue
Delray Beach, FL
 
Ogren Samuel Jr & Associates Archts
(561) 276-5425
1117 Lake Drive
Delray Beach, FL
 

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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