First off, Welcome Corkster!A buckeye rolled on in. Welcome to RT.
Iconoclast? Only VT could come up with that word for a leg puller. VT is the word processor here as you will notice.
After all my years shooting I am still at 10 yards trying to get tight groups. If a tight group is within 6" then I am doing good. The only thing is that 6" isn't around the eye, more off to one side.