Long Distance Optics West Palm Beach FL

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Dick's Sporting Goods
(561) 204-4133
8821 Southern Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Whiz KIDZ
(561) 689-3333
1301 Haverhill Road North
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Aamco Transmissions
(561) 689-6235
1033 North Congress Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Academy for Little People
(561) 684-7772
4639 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Bicyclery
(561) 684-8444
1649 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(561) 734-7771
Boynton Festive Center
Boynton Beach, FL
 
Little Red Schoolhouse Early Learning Center
(561) 433-8550
4485 Haverhill Road North
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Sports Authority
(561) 688-9501
Westwood Shopping Center, 2601 Okeechobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, 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.

Covey`s Radiator & Ac Service
(561) 689-2477
2042 Scott Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL
 
Sports Balance Technology
(561) 478-9445
1896 Palm Beach Lakes Blv
West Palm 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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