HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: 38$uper
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12443

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 389
BOT: 5
Total: 394
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Photo Albums
07: Home
08: Home
09: Forums
10: Home
11: Forums
12: Photo Albums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Your Account
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Photo Albums
72: Photo Albums
73: Photo Albums
74: Forums
75: Photo Albums
76: Photo Albums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Photo Albums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Photo Albums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Photo Albums
90: Photo Albums
91: Forums
92: Photo Albums
93: Photo Albums
94: Photo Albums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Forums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Photo Albums
104: Photo Albums
105: Forums
106: Forums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Forums
116: Forums
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Photo Albums
130: Home
131: Photo Albums
132: Photo Albums
133: Photo Albums
134: Forums
135: Photo Albums
136: Photo Albums
137: Photo Albums
138: Photo Albums
139: Forums
140: Forums
141: Forums
142: Photo Albums
143: Forums
144: Photo Albums
145: Photo Albums
146: Forums
147: Photo Albums
148: Forums
149: Photo Albums
150: Photo Albums
151: Photo Albums
152: Photo Albums
153: Photo Albums
154: Photo Albums
155: Forums
156: Photo Albums
157: Photo Albums
158: Photo Albums
159: Photo Albums
160: Forums
161: Photo Albums
162: Photo Albums
163: Photo Albums
164: Forums
165: Forums
166: Forums
167: Forums
168: Photo Albums
169: Forums
170: Forums
171: Forums
172: Forums
173: Forums
174: Forums
175: Forums
176: Forums
177: Forums
178: Forums
179: Forums
180: Home
181: Forums
182: Forums
183: Forums
184: Forums
185: Forums
186: Photo Albums
187: Home
188: Forums
189: Forums
190: Forums
191: Forums
192: Forums
193: Forums
194: Forums
195: Forums
196: Forums
197: Forums
198: Forums
199: Forums
200: Forums
201: Photo Albums
202: Forums
203: Forums
204: Forums
205: Forums
206: Forums
207: Forums
208: Forums
209: Forums
210: Forums
211: Forums
212: Forums
213: Forums
214: Forums
215: Photo Albums
216: Forums
217: Forums
218: Forums
219: Photo Albums
220: Forums
221: Forums
222: Forums
223: Forums
224: Forums
225: Forums
226: Forums
227: Photo Albums
228: Photo Albums
229: Photo Albums
230: Photo Albums
231: Forums
232: Forums
233: Forums
234: Photo Albums
235: Photo Albums
236: Photo Albums
237: Photo Albums
238: Photo Albums
239: Photo Albums
240: Photo Albums
241: Forums
242: Forums
243: Photo Albums
244: Photo Albums
245: Forums
246: Your Account
247: Forums
248: Forums
249: Forums
250: Photo Albums
251: Forums
252: Photo Albums
253: Forums
254: Forums
255: Forums
256: Forums
257: Photo Albums
258: Forums
259: Forums
260: Forums
261: Forums
262: Forums
263: Forums
264: Forums
265: Forums
266: Forums
267: Forums
268: Forums
269: Forums
270: Forums
271: Forums
272: Forums
273: Forums
274: Forums
275: Forums
276: Forums
277: Forums
278: Forums
279: Forums
280: Photo Albums
281: Forums
282: Forums
283: Forums
284: Forums
285: Forums
286: Forums
287: Forums
288: Your Account
289: Forums
290: Forums
291: Forums
292: Forums
293: Forums
294: Forums
295: Forums
296: News
297: Forums
298: Your Account
299: Your Account
300: Your Account
301: Photo Albums
302: Your Account
303: Your Account
304: Photo Albums
305: Photo Albums
306: Photo Albums
307: Photo Albums
308: Photo Albums
309: Home
310: Home
311: Forums
312: Forums
313: Photo Albums
314: Forums
315: Forums
316: Forums
317: Forums
318: Forums
319: Forums
320: Forums
321: Photo Albums
322: Forums
323: Forums
324: Forums
325: Forums
326: Photo Albums
327: Forums
328: Forums
329: Forums
330: Photo Albums
331: Forums
332: Forums
333: Forums
334: Forums
335: Forums
336: Forums
337: Forums
338: Forums
339: Forums
340: Forums
341: Forums
342: Forums
343: Forums
344: Forums
345: Forums
346: Photo Albums
347: Forums
348: Forums
349: Forums
350: Forums
351: Forums
352: Forums
353: Forums
354: Forums
355: Forums
356: Forums
357: Forums
358: Forums
359: Forums
360: Forums
361: Photo Albums
362: Photo Albums
363: Photo Albums
364: Photo Albums
365: Photo Albums
366: Photo Albums
367: Forums
368: Forums
369: Forums
370: Forums
371: Forums
372: Your Account
373: Forums
374: Forums
375: Forums
376: Contact
377: Forums
378: Your Account
379: Forums
380: Forums
381: Forums
382: Forums
383: Forums
384: Forums
385: Forums
386: Forums
387: Forums
388: Forums
389: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Photo Albums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 301
 Pictures: 2358
  · Views: 285256
  · Votes: 1297
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Converted another to the "Good Side"
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10262
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 1:25 pm    Post subject: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

This may be good or it may be bad. It's my sister-in-law. Hiding

She hated guns and was mostly afraid of them. She has been in house for about 2 weeks now trying to get her life together after a nasty divorce.

Wife bet me that I would NEVER get her on my range shooting. Well...115 .22 rounds and one 9mmX19 ("back to the .22 rifle") later.

The short of it...spent most of the morning going over the various types of handguns and rifles, proper hold and the loading and function of each. Then to my range with a Colt Woodsman, a Winchester M290 [scoped], a Marlin M81 and a Firestar.

Comment when leaving the range..."That was fun".

Her final target at 40 feet with the Marlin.



beginner\\'s target.jpg
 Description:
 Filesize:  56.99 KB
 Viewed:  3859 Time(s)

beginner\\'s target.jpg


_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 20, 2010
Posts: 2985
Location: Iowa

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 1:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Atta boy Bushy, that maybe one more on our side. Smile

_________________
Regards

Limitations are but boundaries created inside our minds.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1591
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 2:53 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

I like a story with a happy ending. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil
Back to top
View user's profile
gelandangan
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 07, 2006
Posts: 5705
Location: Sydney Australia

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:02 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

good on you Bushy!
Recoil teraphy is a good medicine.

_________________
A straight line is the shortest distance between two points.
A smile is the shortest distance between two people.

The government I trust .. is my .45-70 Government.

Do - Not try!


gelandangan.weebly.com/
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
shrpshtrjoe
Super Red Neck Member
Super Red Neck Member


Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 2955
Location: Maryland

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:17 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Right on !!

_________________
"MOLON LABE"

P E T A
People Eating Tasty Animals
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
radar
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Oct 01, 2008
Posts: 1091
Location: North Island New Zealand

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 4:39 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

I'll betcha she imagined the ex's face on each and everyone of those targets! Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad

_________________
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.

George Orwell
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Photo Gallery
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4385
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 4:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Good job Bushy!

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
TRBLSHTR
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Mar 23, 2007
Posts: 1037
Location: Lower 48's-left coast(near portlandia)

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

radar wrote:
I'll betcha she imagined the ex's face on each and everyone of those targets! Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad

NO Doubt! Laughing

_________________
"Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil." Thomas Mann
Back to top
View user's profile
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 6933
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 11:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

great work on the conversion.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13024
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 12:55 am    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Well done Bushy...but to be honest, I would have been disappointed to hear that you hadn't at least convinced her to try if nothing else mate.

Time to start reloading and getting in a stock of .22 mate...I reckon she will be back for more.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
SingleShotLover
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 26, 2007
Posts: 936
Location: Illinois

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 4:34 am    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Great job! Sometimes it just takes exposure in the right hands to convince people that guns aren't the nasty things the Libs like to claim.

Keep it up!

_________________
If you can't hit it with one, you probably can't with two either!

The biggest problem with a closed mind is that it never seems to come with a closed mouth.

SSL
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Aloysius
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 03, 2009
Posts: 2032
Location: B., Belgium

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 5:19 am    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

On one hand I'd like to ask if she is younger than your wife...
but on the other hand I better warn you that with next divorce you'll risk being interrogated why you've learned her to shoot her husband...

and now I'm out of here Smile
Back to top
View user's profile
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10262
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 7:17 am    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Younger then my wife? Why yes...By a couple of years. Soooo...

My wife is prettier...

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Aloysius
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 03, 2009
Posts: 2032
Location: B., Belgium

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:52 am    Post subject: Re: Converted another to the "Good Side" Reply with quote

Then may I also ask: "Is Stovey still in the barn?" Smile


And serious? I have about the same experience with my sister-in-law and I know divorce is not something to love, most of the time it goes rather the hard way and I can understand she needs full support. And while putting her mind on something completely different, you're doing lots of good work.
By the way: I didn't teach my sister-in-law to shoot. Here in Belgium divorce and guns are not the best friends, most of the times all guns have to go to a safe shelter till the divorce is completed. Guns could speed up thing a little too much Smile But I'm responsible that both her sons know their way in using such things when needed...
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.