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View Poll Results: What impresses the most?
A guy accurately shooting a handgun he did himself. 6 21.43%
A guy shooting "so-so" accurately with a custom purchased handgun. 0 0%
A girl maybe hitting the target with a stock handgun. 4 14.29%
A cold beer after the shooting is over and guns put away. 18 64.29%
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Old 01-02-2013, 12:29 AM   #21
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I always admire and envious of nice leverguns.....might have to be my next purchase

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NFA stuff always gets my attention , I mainly shoot a private range at my buddies place and I am the only NFA owner that shoots on his range , as a matter of fact I was on it in 26 deg weather today getting a buddies rifle sighted in for him and test shooting a DB9and of course I had the SBR out today making some noise

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I voted based on beer after range, guns cleaned and put away.

This past Saturday at the range, temps were in the low 20's and the wind was blowing from the north, dead on with shooting area. I was at the range for about an hour, fired the Glock only. The wind was nasty, not many shooters at the range. I am estimate about 8 not counting the range officer.

It was not worth it, wasting ammo. The gentlemen next to me was firing 17 HMR, he left about the sametime.

Even today, was going to pull down the Christmas lights, nope will wait for no winds/light winds. Temps this weekend should be in the mid to high 40's.

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Aww come on Winds...you can still enjoy a little eye candy...right?
I sure do!!
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What "impresses" me is a person (any gender) who is safe and accepts (no embraces) good advise from an experienced shooter, yet can see through the BS of a mall ninija trying to coach them.

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The range I go to is a very nice range and the guys there offer to try there firearms out all the time and some day they give us free range time if we buy there ammo but is still a good deal

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I saw two young females last summer that were by themselves, very fit, wearing tight short short, and appeared to know what they were doing. One was teaching the other how to shoot a handgun and an AR. I was more than impressed and didn't shoot too well until after they left.


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In another forum, there is a discussion on what would impress the most on the range.
Beautiful women ...
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That^^^^^

2nd that ...!!
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Actually none your choices. Seem a little condescending to me. Watching a competent shooter put tight groups in a target. Especially youngsters and females. New shooters that are competent and trying to improve their skills.

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