Nightforce ELR Steel Challenge Winner Uses Kestrel to Out-Battle Components

Jorge Ortiz recently snagged the winning title of the fifth annual Nightforce ELR Steel Challenges held June 13th-14th in Glenrock, Wyoming. The targets ranged between 700 to 1200 yards - coming in at 1.2 miles at the longest range. Nearly 200 contestants engaged in the challenging event and faced the added hurdle of 60 MPH wind gusts. Equipped with his Kestrel 5700 Elite and Berger .30-caliber 220-grain Long-Range Hybrid Target (LRHT) bullets inside a .300 Norma Mag, Ortiz secured the winning title. The Kestrel 5700 Elite weather meter with Applied Ballistics precisely calculated wind speed and other elements for his...

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Should You Upgrade to the Kestrel 5700 Elite? Yes! Here's Why:

Owners of the discontinued Kestrel Sportsman might be looking for a newer and better ballistics meter to improve their long-range range shooting accuracy. Now the Kestrel Sportsman owner can upgrade to the 5700 Elite without having to trade in their unit or even leave home! The Kestrel 5700 and Ruger 5700 models can also be upgraded via a firmware update to the unlock the full extreme long range 5700 Elite version The upgrade can be installed on a Kestrel 5 Series Sportsman, converting it into a full Kestrel 5700 Elite model with its more advanced long-range feature set and improved...

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