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SVT-40 Range Report

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by Ballistic, Apr 20, 2009.

  1. Ballistic

    Ballistic Salem, Oregon Active Member

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    After a happy trade with trainsktg, i finally got a chance to put my new SVT-40 to the test on Tri-County's ranges:).

    On the 100 yard range, i was able to put 10 rounds of Bulgarian heavy in under 6 inches. I don't claim to be a great shot, so i'm *quite* happy with those results. It didn't do as well with Czechoslovakian light ball. Next time out, i'll try some different ammo.

    So i took it to the 300 yard range and put 10 rounds in about 13 inches. This is even better than my 100 yard shooting:thumbup:.

    So i ended my day with a smile and a fondness for my SVT-40. Thanks Keith, awesome gun!

    SVT-40 at 100.jpg

    SVT-40 at 300.jpg
  2. ktd

    ktd nw Member

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    you need pics of the rifle up too!
    Wish I had bought one when I was working at a shop in college, back then they were $299.
  3. trainsktg

    trainsktg Portland OR Well-Known Member

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    Glad you like it :) . Those are great groups for a notch and post sight, especially the 300 yard results.