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PostSubject: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 11th 2015, 1:45 pm

This group was fired yesterday from 100 yards.

Gun: TC FireHawk. 54 caliber
Scope: Weaver Grand Slam set on 6X
Powder: 110 grains of Black MZ
Cap: Winchester #11
Bullet: Hornady round ball
Patch: Commercial
Lube: Outers Leathe R Seal

First round went high. The other four grouped nicely. Fouling was soft due to humidity: i did not swab between shots. Used 6 o'clock hold.

The action of this rifle is glass bedded. The barrel is floated.

i'm ready for OK deer season.

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PostSubject: Re: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 11th 2015, 2:29 pm

Some very nice shooting.

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PostSubject: Re: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 11th 2015, 5:14 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 13th 2015, 1:34 pm

Very nice. Twisted Evil

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PostSubject: Re: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 13th 2015, 8:59 pm

Great shooting!

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PostSubject: Re: Fired Patched Round Balls From .54 FireHawk   July 13th 2015, 9:09 pm

that's some damn excellent shooting! A 54cal is a great rifle when using patched balls. It's just so hard to beat the price of the ammo and how well it does when it smacks into flesh.
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