Range time!!

Range time!!

I went to the gun show today, kinda small but so is the town. Good crowd though, had to squeeze and shuffle down the aisles. Met a lot of the local shooters and got my gun club membership completed! I am an official member of the Booker Americans. I aint never been one to waste time, so, I headed off to the range and put a few hundred down range! Damn that felt good!
My hands are dirty, my guns are dirty and I can't wipe the smile off my face. They have a few action targets and steel plates at the pistol area. The pic is what a 158gr semi wadcutter .38 looks like after a solid hit on a steel plate. The .22 pistol just didn't have enough ooomph to work the dueling tree and the .38 was slamming them around and 1/2 way back. I might tweak the tree a bit tomorrow. :)

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3 years 20 weeks ago, 5:30 PM

Builtf0rdtough

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sweet deal. I want to join the club here but its 250 a year....dont know if I can cut that, plus its cross town, and then add ammo...how much is it there? congrats and squeeze some off for me 2morrow when you go!!

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3 years 20 weeks ago, 5:42 PM

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bft

50 a year here. range is about 3 miles away, most of it 70 mph highway :-)

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3 years 20 weeks ago, 5:45 PM

Builtf0rdtough

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dang, must be nice..lol

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3 years 20 weeks ago, 11:09 PM

Builtf0rdtough

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Man I cant sleep. Anyone up?

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3 years 20 weeks ago, 12:33 AM

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Hey Vaq

good to hear you sent some screaming downrange.Good deal.I'm going to a gun show next weekend here,see if the prices have come down yet.

BTW you need a good moisturizer,your hand looks like a shattered windshield.

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