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4 years 32 weeks ago, 8:44 PM

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Today I watched a long range rifle competition.
The were shooting 800,900 and 1,000 yards
using antique black powder muskets.

At 1,000 yards the bullet was rising 53 feet
above the rifle at 900 fps.

Competitors were from USA, UK and Australia.
USA won all events. High score was 85 out of 100

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 8:47 PM

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Dubya

That sounds like a hell of a interesting show.
What network carried it?

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 8:50 PM

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The outdoor channel. Has a lot of hunting
and fishing shows. Every Wed it had trick
shooting and cowboy shooting

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 8:52 PM

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Nothing but broadcast here at the RV park.

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:01 PM

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Vaquero look at this

http://www.outdoorchannel.com/shooting.aspx

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:00 PM

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hey Chaplain.

You caught yer breath yet?LOL
Somewhere in this mess is a post from Quinton laying out some new options on pictures.
I suggest reading it.

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:02 PM

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here it is greg

http://www.gunslot.com/forum/picture-changes

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:03 PM

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havent seen the one your talking about, someone tell me the title if ya would.. All i know is i opened one thread and thought what the F's going on here..

Sure ill figure it out in time..i might be slow, but i do real shitty work..

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:07 PM

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greg

check yer PMs

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:10 PM

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back soon guys

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:12 PM

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Vaquero I only had 77

pictures to repost
I'm done lmao
sure glad I don't have 4,000
like some folks, you have to do each
one one at a time lol

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:14 PM

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Dubya

I think I had 19 or something close.
Still took a while on this connection.
I'll have to check out the website link you posted at home this weekend.

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:07 PM

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greg it's real eazy

go to your profile, click on your post and
then pictures you have posted. Bring one
up and it will ask you guns/accessories/ other
click on which applies and it will re post your pics

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:04 PM

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at my range

we have black powder cartridge rifle matches.3,4,5 and 600 yard matches

4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:09 PM

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were shooting real antique rifles not repro
the newest one was 1867

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:09 PM

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Thanks guys..

ok... Great timing Glorias yelling at me for something.. dont know if this is good or bad.. We've had company all day, and just wana pop a cold one and kick back with you guys.. be back soon

i hope........

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4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:19 PM

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CW

the BPCR folks shoot real rifles not repops.it is cool as hell to watch!

4 years 32 weeks ago, 9:23 PM

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Greasypaws yes sir

I watched it earlier and the rebroadcast is on now.
One guy from England has a gun with a hex bore.
the bullet is hex. I've never seen anything like it.

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