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Posted: 2/5/2006 1:16:29 PM EDT
500 brindel steel 12" plates! Can't wait to give them a try.

and no, the red car is not my backstop
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:17:32 PM EDT

and no, the red car is not my backstop

What is that a Nissan Sentra? It should be. Just kidding.
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:23:36 PM EDT

Can I come over and play?
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:24:19 PM EDT
Give us the info on how to get some of those. Cost etc..
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:27:17 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Goonboss:

Can I come over and play?

I'll be taking them out to Tom Bean in the next week or so.
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:32:30 PM EDT

Originally Posted By wolfpak:
Give us the info on how to get some of those. Cost etc..

Falarak hooked me up with a local guy that did some for him.

His website is handgunsports.com It's a 2 man operation, but this guy is dedicated to customer satisfaction. We went back and forth many times to make sure I got what I wanted and would not be dissapointed in the final product.

A little pricy on the stands, but I had to pay for the R&D on them. Total for both was ~$260. The plates alone are like $50
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:34:24 PM EDT
How many rounds do you think until you nail one of the chains and watch the plate fall off ?

No biggie, easy to fix. But the face you will make when you see the plate move in no way that you have ever seen before is a classic. Wish I could be there to see it when it happens, funny stuff.
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 1:42:55 PM EDT
Will probably be along the lines of crap, now I've got to walk all the way out there and change out the chain.
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 4:54:35 PM EDT
Cool. What distance are you planning to shoot them from, and with what?
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 5:38:42 PM EDT
I've shot 400 brindle steel with 308 at 30yds and only barely made dents. So I sould think this could handle at least .338 laupa at 100dys <shrug>.

The biggest I'll shoot at them is 308. Since I had them made with a slight rearward deflection, I'm hoping for at least a 50yd close range but will shoot them at 200 and 300 yds with .223 & 308. A lot closer with pistol. Ill just have to play with it a while.
Link Posted: 2/5/2006 5:42:08 PM EDT
What is this "Tom Bean" you speak of?

I'm really, really jealous dude!

I love shooting steel.
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