Jump to content
308AR.com Community
  • Visit Aero Precision
  • Visit Brownells
  • Visit EuroOptic
  • Visit Site
  • Visit Beachin Tactical
  • Visit Rainier Arms
  • Visit Ballistic Advantage
  • Visit Palmetto State Armory
  • Visit Cabelas
  • Visit Sportsmans Guide
Sign in to follow this  
bandit10-4

2010 Cactus Classic

Recommended Posts

I was lucky enough to head out to Phoenix, AZ on March 6,7 for the 2010 Cactus Classic this year and we had a blast, the weather got crappy on Sunday but it was worth it.  I was lucky enough to get to know a lot of great guys and had a great time.  I left Vernon on thursday morning at about 4:45am, met up with a friend in amarillo and we made it out there on Thursday evening about 7 their time.  So long drive over 13hrs.  We got there just in time to unload the truck and get our loading benches set up and I even had time to fire a few downrange!  The next morning everyone really started showing up and it was an eventfull day.  I shot the smallest group I have ever shot .090, unfortunately not during a match, matches started on Saturday.  Oh and these are 5 shot groups.  The best group I shot over the weekend was .198 at 100 yards.  The match was a NBRSA registered match and is a very big event in the benchrest world.  The match was 100yd and 200yd including LV (light varmint 10.5 lbs or less) and HV (Heavy Varmint 13.5 lbs or less).  I have two LV rifles and 1 HV rifle but I really got one of my LV rifles tuned good so I shot it in all the matches all weekend, it is a Stolle Panda with a Hart barrel and a McMillan Edge stock Jewel 1.5oz trigger and a 36x weaver.  I shot the .090 with this one so it was definately shootin!  I also had the privilege of loading next to a very cool dude, Walt Berger.  He was a pleasure to visit with and Eric Stecker who now runs Berger Bullets was also great to talk to.  I really had a great time and cant wait to go back next year.  I will try to post some pics later

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...