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Posted: 6/6/2003 6:00:12 PM EDT
Why? Because Ive never been there!

Show up around 7:30 and enjoy NICE weather until about Noon or so!

Link Posted: 6/8/2003 1:51:23 AM EDT
... How did it go bro?
Link Posted: 6/8/2003 5:13:56 AM EDT
Hey WW...

I think its a nice place to shoot! It was very busy when I got there at 7:30.

They have range Nazis, but they are good guys doing a MUCH APPRECIATED job.

The $5.00 fee was a fair deal and targets were cheap!

I basically put in some quality-time with the bolt gun and I was pretty happy with the results. I'll take 1/2" groups at 200 yds anyday!

Link Posted: 6/8/2003 10:39:52 AM EDT
You're a step ahead of me. I've been here 7 years and still have not gone to Ben Avery. I think that it is because we haven't organized a shoot there. If we have, I missed that one. If you're into Glocks, the Glock talk people meet up there once a month. www.glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=127864 One of these days, I'll drag my butt up there.
Link Posted: 6/8/2003 11:16:51 AM EDT
Too regimented for me! I like to shoot gong and such! punching holes in paper with some old fart watching your every move ain't my bag, BABE!
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 9:56:52 AM EDT
I remember a while back we were using the tables as cover to shoot from. Range nazis didn't like that.
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 8:42:54 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/12/2003 8:43:16 PM EDT by beerjager]

Originally Posted By DevilsAdvocate:

I'll take 1/2" groups at 200 yds anyday!

I call
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 9:54:08 PM EDT

Originally Posted By beerjager:

Originally Posted By DevilsAdvocate:

I'll take 1/2" groups at 200 yds anyday!

I call

Hey Mitch!

Nope, got the Magnum Research working REALLY good!

At 200 yds, Federal Gold Medal Match 168gr are good for about 1". If I use the Hornady TAP 168gr, I get 1/2" groups pretty consistantly.

The trick is to clean the living shit out of the bore and to get every last speck of copper fouling out of it. I spent almost 3 hours scrubbing before shooting it.

The FMP gets VERY accurate with the Portugese 168gr after a good cleaning. But I'm thinking a squeeze-cocker might be fun too!
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 7:29:51 PM EDT
Dude, I think you need a vacation from AZ. You need to come up here over the 4th of July and take the carbine class with us on July 5-6. You don't want to get behind the learning curve!
Hope all's well,
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