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Range Report

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by The_Rifleman, Apr 24, 2010.

  1. The_Rifleman

    The_Rifleman New Member

    Feb 10, 2010
    Remember not to load pointy bullets in your tube magazines!
    Winchester 30-30 Lever Action Shooting V-Max
    Remember not to load pointy bullets in your tube magazines!

    After load development I took 4 shots, three at 100 yards and one at 300.
    These two shots are 2 and 4. I missed shot 1 just high actually nipped the lid ever so slightly. Shot 3 hit the steel mid height/right, you can see the mark in the video.

    I am going to use the V-Max in the 30-30 for most of the time. I only ever load it with one bullet right before I shoot anyway, so the pointy bullets aren't a problem.

    The powder is up the neck 1/8", I set the bullet right on the lands; there may be a 1/4" empty space in the case. 2 more grains powder over the VIHT N 135 for 90fps less speed... about the same trajectory at 300.

    I like the V-Max with either powder, I like the versatility I have now.
    Last edited: Apr 24, 2010
  2. ski9393

    ski9393 New Member

    Jul 29, 2009
  3. garydude

    garydude Member

    Feb 2, 2010
    Desert Southwest Proper
    Open sights at 300 yards is fine shooting in anyone's book. Well done!
  4. wpage

    wpage Active Member

    Aug 25, 2009
    Cool video!
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