Long Distance Optics Prescott AZ

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Cen-Dex Corportion
(928) 443-1513
1030 Sandretto Drive Suite H
Prescott, AZ
 
Orchard Ranch Mobile Home Park
(928) 772-8266
11250 East Highway 69
Prescott, AZ
 
JAK Industries
(928) 443-9862
1505 Vyne Street # C
Prescott, AZ
 
Southwest Sounds & Cyclery
(928) 443-8996
116 North Montezuma Street
Prescott, AZ
 
Chuck`s Limited Workshop
(928) 776-2402
1385 West Iron Springs Road
Prescott, AZ
 
High Gear Bicycles
(928) 445-0636
237 North Mount Vernon Avenue
Prescott, AZ
 
Prescott Hats
(877) 530-1150
110 S. Montezuma
Prescott, AZ
 
Ponderosa Tire & Auto Service
(928) 445-4203
801 White Spar Road
Prescott, AZ
 
Popular Outdoor Outfitters
(928) 445-2430
1841 East State Route 69
Prescott, AZ
 
Certified Transmissions Inc
(928) 778-2231
1089 West Iron Springs Road
Prescott, AZ
 

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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