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F class 1000yds Bisley 22/2/15

F class rifle competitions are fairly new as far as shooting disciplines go. George Farquharson, a Canadian fullbore shooter, developed it for those who lacked the eyesight required for iron sights at long range. Most long range comps were either Palma (iron sights, slung prone position) or benchrest (scoped from bench, shooting for tight groups)…….

Load Testing – .308 Lapua 170g B476

The Remington 700 based rifle I use for long range target just loves Lapuas 170g Lockbase bullets. Lapuas marketing suggests the bullets place the .308 into “Winmag territory” in terms of useable distance. Quite a claim, but then it is backed up by the fact that these are also the bullets selected by the British……