Grandson's first Contender session. - Graybeard Outdoors
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-19-2017, 09:39 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 236
Default Grandson's first Contender session.

I gave up on the 2.5 Thompson Electra-Dot and mounted a 4 Power
Bushnell Centurion on the 357 Magnum.
I was sighting it in when my grandson came up. It was hitting good on the paper at short range so I moved it out to 50 yards.
After shooting three to see how it would group, my grandson who just turned 14 shot three and it was obvious from the results that a good part of the issues I've been having are shooter related as his results were better than mine.
Nice to have him show interest in shooting and hunting.


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
Alderman is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 05:57 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 166
Default

grandchildren are great , was shooting some clays with my 16 year old grandson last week, I finally quit and just enjoyed watching him powder targets.
rustic bob is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 06:55 PM
Senior Member
 
flynmoose's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Stuck in the wet Willamette Valley of Oregon!
Posts: 1,131
Default

Congratulations! It is great to know that some younger people are taking an interest in our sport! Shooting a Contender is a plus!
FM

Dear God please protect our troops, especially the snipers.
flynmoose is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-21-2017, 03:12 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 1,581
Default

Glad it's finally behaving better! May I ask how much your groups improved?
Lonegun1894 is online now  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-21-2017, 08:41 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 236
Default

About 2" spread at 50 yards. I actually grabbed the wrong box of ammo so I'm not sure if the groups or the ammo was the deal.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Alderman is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Graybeard Outdoors forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome