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5 years 36 weeks ago, 7:06 PM

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50bmg

what is max range attainable from this round,please include barrel lenght and bullet type?

5 years 36 weeks ago, 7:37 PM

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Corporal Rob Furlong to bring off the longest-range confirmed sniper kill in history, when he shot a Taliban insurgent at 2,430 meters (2,657 yards) -D Gunfanatic

give the devil his due
5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:24 PM

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I know this one!

15 feet.....no further

It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it's dark, and we're wearing sunglasses
5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:36 PM

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Max range for 50 BMG

I know they are tring to get a 2 mile shot with a 50 BMG.

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5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:39 PM

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I had a platoon leader

Who made a hit on BRDM sized target at 3KM with an M2 with his first burst. It was a luck shot, but it was cool.

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5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:45 PM

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CANADIAN

I JUST READ AN ARTICLE THAT A CANADIAN SOLDIER HAS THE LONGEST KILL NOW IN THE SAND BOX.

5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:47 PM

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mcliberty

that is the furlong fellow......mentioned above

It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it's dark, and we're wearing sunglasses
5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:52 PM

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corporal furlong

jesus christ! awesome

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