Nicholas C

Co-Founder of KRISSTALK forums, an owner’s support group and all things KRISS Vector related. Nick has been only been shooting for the past 3 years but found his passion through competitive shooting. USPSA and 3Gun. He loves all things that shoots and flashlights. Really really bright flashlights.


  • bbmg

    Nice to to see someone explioting their rifle’s potential.

    That lower hit looks like it ricocheted off the ground if it hit sideways.

    • bbmg

      Yup, same thing happened here shooting from even further:

    • avconsumer2

      Aaahhh… good call. Was wondering how it could have even come close hitting sideways like that. (ballistics noob)

  • dp

    With 800ft-lbs of energy at 1.4 mile left, this is clearly capable of ‘incapacitation’ – ten times over. Dangerous device for sure.

    • bbmg

      Approximately twice the energy of 9mm at point blank range, and since the bullet has a smaller frontal area and is much heavier, there is a much higher sectional density which means it is an excellent penetrator, certainly a projectile to be reckoned with for the anti-matériel role.

      • dp

        I like that “anti-materiel” part of it :-)
        Now, seriously, this is in real competition with 50BMG if we like it or not.

  • dp

    It has MSRP of 2.5k, still quite reasonable:
    The barrel is out of “carbon steel” therefore likely ‘just’ broached. Frame “aluminum” without saying if is of composite construction like AI or not.

    • Giolli Joker

      2.5k + the Nightforce that I guess is no cheaper…

      • DW

        You could go ghetto and make do with a Vortex, but when you are slinging $5 rounds downrange why would you?

        • maverickps

          … because you are slinging 5$ rounds downrange.

  • Marc

    2313 meters

  • dan citizen

    great article, I love it when he gets solid gong hits.

  • 360_AD

    The sound of $5.40 traveling 1.43 miles. Priceless.