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Posted: 2/28/2006 9:25:32 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/2/2006 6:43:31 AM EDT by Cutter1]
Why is there no manatee shoot put together?There must be plenty of people close.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 10:15:11 AM EDT
That would be nice, betwen Manatee, Sarasota, Port charlotte and Desoto counties you should be able to come up with a few people. I would love to go to the FDCC shoot, but it's a long drive from Myakka.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 10:19:34 AM EDT
We did one at Manatee last spring, the rest have been in Punta Gorda.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 10:21:58 AM EDT
Are they a regular event? I'd kinda like to go to one if possible.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 10:38:01 AM EDT

Originally Posted By MyakkaVice:
Are they a regular event?


The ones in Punta Gorda are.


I'd kinda like to go to one if possible.

I'm guessing there's going to be another in about a month or so.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 11:28:36 AM EDT

Shooting Manatees is not very good sport, due to their docility, lack of speed and humongous size. I don't care how good they taste.

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Link Posted: 2/28/2006 11:28:59 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Cutter1:
Why is there no manatee shoot put together?There must be plenty of people close.



Aren't they illegal to shoot?

And wouldn't it be kinda hard to aim your gun while the boat is rocking up and down?
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 11:56:14 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Cutter1:
Why is there no manatee shoot put together?



because they are protected
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 11:57:31 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/28/2006 1:29:36 PM EDT by osprey21]
Y'all must be Yankees.. everybody knows you jig Manatee's.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 12:01:08 PM EDT
It's apparent that you guys completly misunderstood the topic. But why would anyone want to bring their pet manatee to a shoot?
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 1:36:21 PM EDT

Originally Posted By AJ-IN-JAX:

Aren't they illegal to shoot?

And wouldn't it be kinda hard to aim your gun while the boat is rocking up and down?



Yeah, but they sure are good eatin!
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 1:51:53 PM EDT

Originally Posted By BayEagle:
Shooting Manatees is not very good sport, due to their docility, lack of speed and humongous size. I don't care how good they taste.

<­BR>







MMMMmmmmmmm! Broiled manatee with spotted owl soup!
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 2:22:30 PM EDT
anyone wanna go manatee tipping ?

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"sea cow" get it.............................................
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 2:56:59 PM EDT

Originally Posted By osprey21:
Y'all must be Yankees.. everybody knows you jig Manatee's.



Don't you mean "gig"?

If you gig one, you need a bang stick to bring him in......and they are a bitch to clean!!!!
jj
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 3:53:42 PM EDT
why not use depth charges on them?
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 4:57:17 PM EDT
Lets set one up what date should we set?
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 5:11:20 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Cutter1:
Lets set one up what date should we set?




Anyone for a weekday shoot? I work weekends.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 5:46:42 PM EDT
When and where, I think it will go over well, might have to get it going, post some picsof the first couple of shoots, ect... but it should work out well.
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 6:18:46 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/1/2006 2:04:14 PM EDT by Cutter1]
Well for first time lets try a weekend but i can do any day.So what about sat. March 11?
location www.manateegunclub.8m.com/
what time is good 10 or 12
Link Posted: 2/28/2006 6:24:17 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/1/2006 1:37:17 PM EDT by MyakkaVice]
Thats good.

ETA: Good location, not far from my house.
Link Posted: 3/1/2006 1:35:07 PM EDT
i should be able to go, sounds like fun
havent senn ya in while cutter1 stop by
when you are in the area
bill
Link Posted: 3/1/2006 6:56:45 PM EDT
I saw this post going down hill the moment I saw the title

Slug-O-Matic
Link Posted: 3/1/2006 7:59:08 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/1/2006 8:28:52 PM EDT by MormonComputerZ]

Originally Posted By Cutter1:
Well for first time lets try a weekend but i can do any day.So what about sat. March 11?
location www.manateegunclub.8m.com/
what time is good 10 or 12



The thing to do is pick a date, a location, a time, and let everyone move their schedules accordingly. If you give multiple choice to ppl then they will take just that, MULTIPLE choices. Just set a date and time in stone, and don't move it. If someone doesn't like the time or date, then perhaps they can go to the next one. But don't move what you set.

Whatever you decide on, TAKE TONS OF PICS!!!
Link Posted: 3/2/2006 5:32:13 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/2/2006 6:03:39 AM EDT by MyakkaVice]


I'll be there on Saturday, March 11th at 11:00 , will bring digital camera. sounds like a good start.
Link Posted: 3/2/2006 6:39:58 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/2/2006 6:42:25 AM EDT by Cutter1]
I was just trying to jump start something.I always go there and shoot by myself
Time: 11.am
DATE: 3/11 Saturday At www.manateegunclub.8m.com/
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 12:48:29 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Cutter1:
I was just trying to jump start something.I always go there and shoot by myself
Time: 11.am
DATE: 3/11 Saturday At www.manateegunclub.8m.com/



I'm glad you did, looking forward to the Manatee county shoot on 03/11 - 11:00am at the Manatee gun club off Logue rd. (No manatees will be harmed, unfortunatley.(( just kidding)))
Link Posted: 3/5/2006 6:40:31 AM EDT
Going to do a little practice today in Arcadia. btt
Link Posted: 3/8/2006 6:08:16 AM EDT
All these views and no replies. People in pinellas this is a close shoot .
Link Posted: 3/9/2006 3:09:56 PM EDT
Bump


Thinking about going. We're going to Sarasota for the weekend and maybe go there on Sat.

who all is in as of now?
Link Posted: 3/9/2006 7:59:12 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/11/2006 3:34:15 PM EDT by MyakkaVice]
Had fun out there at the Manatee gun club. Got to meet Cutter1 and his daughter, very nice people.

Bought a membership at the range as well, very AR friendly place. I can't recall going to a range and seeing more AR-15s and even more M-14s along with some HKs. The military type weapons out-numbered the hunting and target shooting rifles 2 to 1. This place has a gong set up at 565 yards, and a target board at 1000 yards as well as target posts at 100, 200 and 300 yards. Also the 50 yard range and berm allow you to shoot more than just paper targets (clay pigeons, soda cans, ect.)

Link Posted: 3/11/2006 3:34:59 PM EDT
btt
Link Posted: 3/11/2006 4:05:05 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/11/2006 4:07:13 PM EDT by Cutter1]
Had a good time at manatee gun club with MyakkaVice.It was a busy day with many different weapons including a 50 bmg forgot to take his pic though.
Caught MyakkaVice in action he is in #25 hope we can get another shoot set for a later date.
Maybe get some more florida crew there.CrackerBill went missing in action.






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