At the portable "Big Shooter" bench firing position (above)
Down range to 2001-Yards (below)
The Target (below)
5-shot Group = 15.1" - .72-MOA (4 at 8.75" / .418-MOA)
First time at 2000 Yards
James River valley in LaMoure County, ND
Started by adding 124-MOA of Elevation.
Dialed 3-MOA of Left
(2.6-MOA for spin drift plus Windage solution)
1st shot <> Right and a little High
2nd shot <> impact behind board (figured it went through)
Fired 4 more and drove down.
None on, but splash scraps showed they went over the top, but not by much. Knowing were close, we set up the forward spotter at 200' forward and left, with a car for a barricade.
Drove back to the firing line, dropped the elevation and fired; in the dirt a little low and a little right (blew dirt on the target board).
8th shot <> On - low and right
9th shot <> On - center high
Fired 5 shots <> see pictures
Rifle: 6Dasher - 700-Rem
Trigger: Jewel BR Trigger
Stock: Shehane MBR Tooley
Scope: Night Force 12-42x56 BR
Elevation mount: homemade
Berger 105-VLD Target
31" Brux 7.83-twist
3060-fps at Muzzle
(507-fps at Target)
121-MOA of Elevation
7-MOA of Windage
Time of Flight = 4.82-seconds
Max Height = 1149" / 95.7' @ 1292-yards
Transonic @ 1256-yards
Subsonic @ 1344-yards
49-F / 28.57" / 45% / 7-mph SE
1388' at Bench (FRP) <> 14T 559486.00 E 5125900.43 N (UTM)
1300' at Target (TRP) <> 14T 558312.40 E 5127303.40 N (UTM)
-3 degrees slope
321-degree Heading (SE to NW)
Ballistic Program used: Pejsa Ballistics based program
Forward spotter - Keith H.
Position spotter - Eugene S.
Had fired my 6Dasher's to 1-mile a few times in past years, and always wanted to stretch it out.
What a blast !.!.! .... and don't under estimate a 6Dasher !.!.!
March 14, 2015