Category Archives: shooting

Growing up, way too quick.

This past weekend marked our third annual camping trip which we’ve named “Spring Thaw Classic”. Basically, it’s a guys only weekend. We gather up the camping gear, load up the guns, and caravan to some remote location in Southern Missouri … Continue reading

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Gentle Reminder

Deer season is upon us. Just a quick reminder to unload your rifle before climbing your tree stand. A hunter in New Hampshire found himself with one more hole than he started his day with because he neglected to follow … Continue reading

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New opportunities

This past weekend I had the opportunity to take a class to become certified to teach the NRA Basic Pistol class. When my friend mentioned the class, I signed up, mostly because it sounded like fun. My son just signed … Continue reading

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Shootin buddies

Finally got my kiddos back out to the range last night, and we had a great time. Great weather, bugs were few, and the range wasn’t busy. It’s been several months since they’ve both shot their rifle. Seems like they … Continue reading

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No longer a Varget hater

Here are the results from my Sinterfire loads the other day. If you recall, I loaded a batch with Accurate 2460 and a batch with Hodgdon Varget. The Varget rounds surpassed the accuracy of rounds loaded with the Accurate powder. … Continue reading

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We had 5 stages yesterday, but I won’t bore you with the details of each stage. 2 were of the “Stand in box A, shoot 6 targets, run like hell to box B, shoot some more” variety. One was a … Continue reading

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Wrap up

from today’s 3-gun match will have to wait. I know you all are just waiting with anxious anticipation that you can hardly contain. Frankly, I’m just too damned tired. I feel like someone took my Remington 870 and beat me … Continue reading

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