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Old 08-21-2010, 01:15 AM   #1
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Had a great day at the range today. Took 2 of the grandkids (cousins) and my son. The Anarchist-in-training was doing her usual shredding of the target with a Mossberg 152. Grandson (first time shooting) was doing well on the 50 yard line- but being a lefty, the autos kept pinging him with brass, so we switched him to a Marlin 39A, which he really likes. Son was enjoying my Remington 552, and I even got to get the scope zeroed on my new Savage 17 HMR. All around, a very good day.
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Old 08-21-2010, 01:35 AM   #2
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Now THAT is truly an epic range report!!

Hats off to you C3, that is one hell of a good day!

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Awesome day!!! You command much respect for keeping those kids in line.
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That Sir, is a very awesome day.
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Great stuff. You Da Man!!
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That is awesome!! I love taking my kids with me they love it.
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Great stuff c3. Good job getting them acquainted with and having fun shooting.
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Nice! I expect a day they will remeber for a lifetime.

They have a cool grandpa that tought them something and made it fun!

Much respect to you Sir, bet you are truly proud of of them.
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Had a great day at the range today. Took 2 of the grandkids (cousins) and my son. The Anarchist-in-training was doing her usual shredding of the target with a Mossberg 152. Grandson (first time shooting) was doing well on the 50 yard line- but being a lefty, the autos kept pinging him with brass, so we switched him to a Marlin 39A, which he really likes. Son was enjoying my Remington 552, and I even got to get the scope zeroed on my new Savage 17 HMR. All around, a very good day.
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That little girl has been putting 5 rounds inside 1 inch at 100 yards for 3 years now. In a year or two, going to surprise the hell out of some boy that thinks he's hot stuff with a rifle!


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