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Old 11-19-2012, 15:36   #1
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Did my wife outshoot me?

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With an AR sitting and resting on a sandbag, 100 yards, 5-shot groups. My 2 targets on left, 75gr TAP, then 77gr match. My wife's on the right, with the 77gr match.

Her group was 7/8". Told her I'd adjust the scope up a few clicks for her, but she said "Nah, we gotta go."

Then we had a nice lunch out together while the boy was in school

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Old 11-19-2012, 15:40   #2
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You both had nice groupings!!
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Old 11-19-2012, 15:45   #3
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yes you do...hers just happens to look a little tighter than yours.

quick.... punch 2 flier holes in her target, and call it a day.
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Old 11-19-2012, 15:48   #4
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yes, she did, if you two run into trouble, just reload for her
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Old 11-19-2012, 16:40   #5
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Nope.

Her score would have been 43 with 0 X's. She could have done better with the sight adjustment.

Your first target would have been scored as 50 with 2 X's.
Rounds that cut the lines are counted as the next score up.

Your second target would have scored 46 with 0 X's
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Old 11-19-2012, 17:24   #6
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I offered to move the scope, but we had to go. So, I think we are just talking group sizes
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Old 11-19-2012, 19:59   #7
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Did my wife outshoot me?
Yes she did and aren't you proud.



When I started teaching my (future) Wife to shoot I told her,
"If you ever out-shoot me in any kind of shooting contest I will give you the gun you used and I will have a trophy made for you".

I was very proud the day I gave my Wife that trophy and rifle.



I think such as that is one of the best ways to get your lady interested in and staying in shooting.
You know they want to beat you.
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Old 11-19-2012, 20:10   #8
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When I started teaching my (future) Wife to shoot I told her,
"If you ever out-shoot me in any kind of shooting contest I will give you the gun you used and I will have a trophy made for you".
I'm not giving her this rifle. It is one of my favorites.

But I am trying to encourage her to buy an m4 style.
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Old 11-19-2012, 20:44   #9
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You got outshot by a girl!!!
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:28   #10
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You got outshot by a girl!!!
She shot a preliminary group and said,"how's that?" I looked through the spotting scope and said "Too much vertical stringing, try to hold steadier."

And she did
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Old 11-20-2012, 08:54   #11
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You got outshot by a girl!!!
I used to have to explain to men that had a little ego problem, "Don't get upset when my Wife out shoots you".

One LEO partner said, "No woman is going to out-shoot me".
I said, "I can out-shoot you".
He said, "Well, yeah".
I said, "On a good day my Wife can out-shoot me".

The funny thing was,
my partner brought a girlfriend for me to teach to shoot.
At the end of the day we had a little shooting contest and my partners girlfriend out-shot him.
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:40   #12
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That's because chicks actually listen to instructions.
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100 yds with a SCOPED AR shooting Hornady? Bah - you both suck!

How about explaining this too her - "Try it while I'm shooting back at you..."

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Old 11-20-2012, 12:54   #14
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100 yds with a SCOPED AR shooting Hornady? Bah - you both suck!
The 1 group of mine was Hornady, the other 2 groups were Black Hills.

What group sizes are you getting? Tough for me to get less than 7/8" but I'm trying
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Old 11-20-2012, 18:58   #15
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She made you leave the range for lunch?!?!? And shot a tighter group. Man card has been pulled!
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