Long Distance Optics Sun City West AZ

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(623) 334-8366
Arrowhead Town Center
Glendale, AZ
 
Pohle NV Center
(623) 583-0551
13606 West Camino Del Sol
Sun City West, AZ
 
Happy Trails Resort Sales
(623) 584-6645
17200 West Bell Road Lot 1290
Surprise, AZ
 
Steven`s Thunderbird Auto Center
(623) 583-9524
12122 West Waddell Road
El Mirage, AZ
 
Southwest Bicycles
(623) 412-3150
8155 West Bell Road Suite 116
Peoria, AZ
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(623) 434-3388
2350 West Happy Valley Rd
Phoenix, AZ
 
Van`s RV Trailer Company
(623) 977-1292
11565 West Bell Road
Surprise, AZ
 
Motorworks Co LLC
(623) 584-8384
13315 West Bell Road
Surprise, AZ
 
Consignment Specialists LLC
(623) 972-4700
12495 Northwest Grand Avenue
El Mirage, AZ
 
Kirby CO of Sun City
(623) 974-6259
11200 West Michigan Avenue Suite 6
Youngtown, 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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