6.5CM Federal Non Typical issues.

mgb

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Aug 14, 2018
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Do any of you have experience with the Fed Non Typical 140gr out past 600yds? We were at the range the other day shooting steel. I was using the non typ rounds and had consistent hits out to 650yds hitting a half size torso. Once I stepped out to 750yds I was only hitting 1 out of 10 on a full size torso plate. Unfortunately we were shooting pretty flat terrain so we couldnt see where I was hitting to see if it was consistant or not. I picked up a bunch of this ammo because it was 15.99 with a $5 mail in rebate. Pretty hard to beat. I had been shooting Hornady match and ELD out to 1000yds consistantly. I know the non typical only has a high .4xx BC but would that really cause that drastic of a change in accuracy within a 100yd difference?
I am zeroed with the non typical and shot consistent .4moa groups at 100yds with a chrono'd speed around 2800. After this I just plan on using it to hunt coyotes, cats, and pigs out to 500yds. Anybody have similar results with this ammo? Or is my shooting just going to pot.
 
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