Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by jones0430
Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: Mad Minute.
Replies: 5
Views: 224
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Re: Mad Minute.

Mad Minute Match Basics A “mad minute” drill is very simple and very challenging. The rules often vary from match to match, but the basic idea remains the same: accuracy and speed. Distance: 50 yards Target: One piece of 8 1⁄2” x 11” paper or cardboard or tagboard (or paper on cardboard). Blank. An...
by jones0430
Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:36 am
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: Mad Minute.
Replies: 5
Views: 224
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Re: Mad Minute.

Mad minutes are more difficult than most realize. Rapidity of fire and accuracy fight against each other.
And doing it off-hand makes it even more so. Well done!

I don't know what happened to the original mad Minute post.

I will repost the rules.
by jones0430
Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Swedish Rifles
Topic: My first Swede
Replies: 6
Views: 191
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Re: My first Swede

Tried it out last night. 50 yards.
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by jones0430
Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Swedish Rifles
Topic: My first Swede
Replies: 6
Views: 191
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My first Swede

I won a GunBroker auction and it gets delivered tomorrow. It is a 1943 Husqvarna mauser M38.

Pictures and gloating to follow.
by jones0430
Tue Aug 15, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Veterans Stories, Range Reports, Hunting Stories
Topic: Vets I knew
Replies: 5
Views: 184
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Re: Vets I knew

When I was growing up, my best friend johnny Redmon lived down the road from me. One day my mom was cooking a pork roast and he said they never had pork. I asked why. He told me his dad had been a marine on Guadalcanal, and pork cooking reminded him of the smell of burning flesh. That was the first ...
by jones0430
Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: Winners 50 Yard Postal Shoot June-July
Replies: 2
Views: 121
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Re: Winners 50 Yard Postal Shoot June-July

:?

Seems I certainly missed that point.
by jones0430
Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: 50 Yard Postal Shoot Aug-Sep
Replies: 3
Views: 137
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Re: 50 Yard Postal Shoot Aug-Sep

So will I. Just ordered more ammo. Can't use spit wads.
by jones0430
Tue Aug 01, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: 50 Yard Postal Shoot Aug-Sep
Replies: 3
Views: 137
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50 Yard Postal Shoot Aug-Sep

1. Only military surplus rifles may be used. Bolt action or semi-auto. The rifle must have been issued by a military somewhere on the planet. Generally this means anything that's a C&R or antique and is a military rifle. 2. Only iron/open sights may be used. Mojo/ghost ring sights and Smith Sights a...
by jones0430
Tue Aug 01, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: Winners 50 Yard Postal Shoot June-July
Replies: 2
Views: 121
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Winners 50 Yard Postal Shoot June-July

We had some very good shooting. AMRaider and Cattus Borealis tied for first. AMRaider with his Swedish M96, and Cacttus Borealis with both his Lebel and Gewher 88. - Scored 95 Professrh took second with his T53 - Score 91 Point-Man took third with both his K31 and Chilean M95 - Score 87 Mulitple tar...
by jones0430
Tue Aug 01, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: 100 Yard Sniper Aug-Sep
Replies: 1
Views: 102
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100 Yard Sniper Aug-Sep

This event allows both scoped and iron sights. Not all snipers used scopes, so this includes our eagle eyed friends. 1. Only military surplus rifles may be used. Bolt action or semi-auto. The rifle must have been issued by a military somewhere on the planet. Generally this means anything that's a C&...
by jones0430
Tue Aug 01, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: Targets
Replies: 0
Views: 89
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Targets

SRF TARGET 2014.pdf
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by jones0430
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Shooting Events, Ranges and Locations
Topic: 100 Yard Sniper Postal Shoot June-July
Replies: 8
Views: 982
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Re: 100 Yard Sniper Postal Shoot June-July

I'm disappointed that we had no participation this time. It doesn't stop you from participating in the next round though.
by jones0430
Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Veterans Stories, Range Reports, Hunting Stories
Topic: Looking Back
Replies: 4
Views: 1195
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Re: Looking Back

My father flew P-51s in the ETO. He did two tours with the 356th Squadron of the 354th Fighter Group. During the second tour he commanded the 356th Squadron. He claimed 15 kills, and officially is attributed with 12. He wrote his memoirs and they were published in the book Big Friend, Little Friend:...
by jones0430
Wed Jul 26, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: German Pistols
Topic: byf 44 P38
Replies: 12
Views: 1294
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Re: byf 44 P38

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