Originally Posted by Izzy43
Another was I was shooting @ 100yds with my Marlin .22WMR rifle and my Savage .17HMR. A couple of guys next to me were blasting away at 50yds with their ARs. They asked what I was shooting and said "Oh" and we all continued to shoot. 30 minutes later we all retrieved our targets and as I arrived back at my bench they asked to see how I was shooting. Both the Marlin and Savage were around 1" groups of 5 shots. They seemed a little bewildered. I asked to see their targets and they just said they needed more practice and weren't shooting seriously. Really?
Now there's something I've been wondering about
: how do guys get past the stigma of shooting their centerfire rifles at 25 and 50 yards? I've been seeing more and more of it and it's got me scratching my head.