Long Distance Optics Hollywood FL

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(954) 430-5873
Pembroke Crossing
Pembroke Pines, FL
 
Pines Prep Academy
(954) 966-4777
7950 Taft Street
Pembroke Pines, FL
 
Big Wheel Bicycle USA Inc
(954) 966-5545
7029 Taft Street
Hollywood, FL
 
Public Pawn & Jewelry Inc
(954) 987-1090
6798 Stirling Road
Hollywood, FL
 
Cart Parts Inc
(954) 450-0737
3541 Enterprise Way
Miramar, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(954) 472-8855
The Fountains
Plantation, FL
 
Carl`s Moto-X-Bicycle Shop
(954) 989-4422
6732 Stirling Road
Hollywood, FL
 
Allstate Insurance
(954) 436-6600
9000 Sheridan St. ste 160
Pembroke Pines, FL
 
Lil` Rascals Academy
(954) 961-7969
1911 Northwest 66th Avenue
Hollywood, FL
 
ARR Learning Centers
(954) 432-9700
3230 South Douglas Road
Miramar, 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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