Long Distance Optics Pembroke Pines FL

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(954) 430-5873
Pembroke Crossing
Pembroke Pines, FL
 
A Pawn & Jewelry
(954) 961-4255
721 North State Road 7
Hollywood, FL
 
Seminole Park
(954) 987-6961
3301 North State Road 7
Hollywood, FL
 
R V Hideaway Hall
(954) 966-3421
3001 North State Road 7
Hollywood, FL
 
International Protective Svc
(954) 922-9258
2231 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(954) 472-8855
The Fountains
Plantation, FL
 
Gunocologist Inc
(954) 893-5908
3130 Pembroke Road
Hollywood, FL
 
K & K Mobile Home Supplies
(954) 962-8558
5882 Stirling Road
Hollywood, FL
 
Advanced Truck & Equipment Center Inc
(954) 966-1717
2300 Southwest 56th Terrace
Hollywood, FL
 
Quik Draw Holster Systems Inc
(954) 924-9282
2126 Collins Court
Hollywood, 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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