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Post by Biglever » Mon Jan 08, 2018 1:29 pm

Took my new to me marlin mod 99 M1
The temp finally got above 0 degrees, was -5 when I got up.
Found a couple of deer beds, and Turkey tracks
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Post by S_I_G » Mon Jan 08, 2018 3:32 pm

Nice! We're finally breaking 32F here. Been in single digits mostly. Did you get any shooting done?
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Post by Biglever » Mon Jan 08, 2018 5:39 pm

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This M1, 22, shoots very good., no game this trip.
This one has the squirrel carved in the stock, quite rare.

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Post by S_I_G » Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:37 am

Very nice.
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Post by Biglever » Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:37 am

Maybe ,later this spring, I will take a couple of my 22's
To the range, and have a shoot off, to see which one does the best,
First I will give each one some range time, to find out what ammo they like best,
I am not going to get to technical, with it.
A guy I use to shoot with, on a winter pistol league, who at the time was a distinguished expert shooter, told me
When he bought a brick of 22's, he dumped all the rounds out of the box, and weighted each round, and put all the rounds in groups, according to weight.
I am not going to do that, I am not that good of a shooter
To worry about .ooo3 grams of weight from one round to the next.

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Post by 556NATO » Thu Mar 01, 2018 4:36 pm

Biglever wrote:
Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:37 am
Maybe ,later this spring, I will take a couple of my 22's
To the range, and have a shoot off, to see which one does the best,
First I will give each one some range time, to find out what ammo they like best,
I am not going to get to technical, with it.
A guy I use to shoot with, on a winter pistol league, who at the time was a distinguished expert shooter, told me
When he bought a brick of 22's, he dumped all the rounds out of the box, and weighted each round, and put all the rounds in groups, according to weight.
I am not going to do that, I am not that good of a shooter
To worry about .ooo3 grams of weight from one round to the next.
I agree. I can't see being that particular about ammo unless you're doing some serious shooting at sniper distances. 600 yds. for example. Although it doesn't take that much distance to see movement.

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Post by Biglever » Thu Mar 01, 2018 4:49 pm

I was going to just for fun, shoot some 22's true my
Chronograph, just to see how much a difference there is from round to round.

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Post by 556NATO » Fri Mar 02, 2018 10:16 am

That's cool. Any reason to shoot is a good enough reason to me. 😁

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Post by Biglever » Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:29 am

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My last walk with my two little girl's, looking for woodchuck holes
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Post by S_I_G » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:21 pm

Very nice. Love those rolling fields. Any luck finding those woodchuck holes? ;)
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