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My mag revolvers out for some shots

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by ithaca_deerslayer, Feb 18, 2012.


  1. ithaca_deerslayer

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    Berto inspired me to drag out my Dan Wesson .44 mag (Win 240gr) 8" barrel, and Ruger GP100 .357 mag (Hornady 140gr).

    25 yards, standing, two-handed, single-action, 5-shot groups. Nothing great, I think Berto can outshoot me. On average, about 4" groups. I have potetential with the .357 but really blew the last shot to open that group up to 4". Oh well, there's always next time :)

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  2. Nestor

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    Lean & Mean

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    Nice. Looks like fun.
    I've never seen even a single Dan Wesson revolver around.
     

  3. collim1

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    Shower Time!

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    I think a GP100 is a handy gun. It can handle the toughest mag loads out there. The stuff on the shelf at Walmart is a sad representation of what the .357 is capable of.

    Looks like good shooting to me. What kind of Hornady rounds were you shooting? SD loads or hunting loads. A 6" GP100 should calm even the stoutest loads.
     
  4. ithaca_deerslayer

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    They are the 140gr Leverlution, with the plastic red tips, designed for deer :). I got 3 of those shots really close together, as the gun likes them :)
     
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  5. Berto

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    woo woo

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    THat's still pretty decent shooting, Ithaca.:wavey:

    THe magnum revolvers are always a good time at the range, thanks for sharing.
     
  6. 4 glocks

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    At 25 yards that's prety good shooting.
     
  7. bac1023

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    Very nice indeed :cool:
     
  8. bac1023

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    :agree: