HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: DoninMontana
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12442

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 217
BOT: 4
Total: 221
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: News
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Photo Albums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Photo Albums
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: Photo Albums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Photo Albums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Photo Albums
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: Home
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Home
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Photo Albums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Forums
100: Home
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Forums
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: Photo Albums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Forums
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Forums
138: Forums
139: Forums
140: Forums
141: Forums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Forums
146: Forums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Forums
150: Forums
151: Photo Albums
152: Forums
153: Forums
154: Forums
155: Forums
156: Forums
157: Forums
158: Forums
159: Forums
160: Forums
161: Forums
162: Forums
163: Forums
164: Your Account
165: Home
166: Forums
167: Photo Albums
168: Forums
169: Forums
170: Forums
171: Forums
172: Forums
173: Forums
174: Forums
175: Forums
176: Forums
177: Photo Albums
178: Forums
179: Forums
180: Forums
181: Forums
182: Forums
183: Photo Albums
184: News
185: Forums
186: Forums
187: Forums
188: Forums
189: Photo Albums
190: Photo Albums
191: Forums
192: Forums
193: News
194: Photo Albums
195: Forums
196: Forums
197: Forums
198: Forums
199: Forums
200: Photo Albums
201: Forums
202: Forums
203: Photo Albums
204: Photo Albums
205: Forums
206: Forums
207: Forums
208: Home
209: Forums
210: Forums
211: Photo Albums
212: Forums
213: Forums
214: Photo Albums
215: Forums
216: Forums
217: Forums
  BOT:
01: Your Account
02: Forums
03: Your Account
04: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 301
 Pictures: 2358
  · Views: 285169
  · Votes: 1297
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Horror at the Shooting Range.
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page Previous  1, 2
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
English Mike
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 08, 2007
Posts: 1117
Location: Whitehaven, Cumbria, UK

PostPosted: Fri May 27, 2011 11:36 am    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

Grumulkin wrote:
I think it's most likely the reloader forgot to put powder in a case.

Doesn't appear that way:

Ominivision1 wrote:


Apparently she was firing handloads made by her husband and one round did not fire. Instead of doing the 30 second wait period of keeping the gun pointed down range, she pulled the trigger again and sent a round down the range and also split seconds after, the round that did not fire, exploded in the cylinder having no where go.

Until I read Omni's comment on the photo above, I was going to say that - but it's of a different gun that most certainly HAS been damaged by overpressure in the top chamber.
Back to top
View user's profile
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


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

PostPosted: Sat May 28, 2011 12:06 pm    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

No luck today guys/gals as rain moved in all morning and hopefully I can head out tomorrow am. I did get an e-mail from mark and as stated in the e-mail he has to produce his gun to his insurance co (USSA) which I never heard of until I googled it.

He told me since he has all his insurance with them (cars,house,health,etc) and they want the gun for some reason. I replied e-mail that under no circumstances do you give anyone else that gun.

Back in the middle 70's when I bought a 340 wtby, a good buddy of mine drilled the scope into his right eye and as of today you can still see the outline of the scars. But under his health policy he did say the rifle was his and that was it. Insurance covered his eye and it was a done deal.

He is going to see a lawyer on tuesday and go from there, now my question is if anyone one got hurt using a firearm and had trouble with the insurance co, let us know your results. Remember these were handloads.

_________________
Regards

Limitations are but boundaries created inside our minds.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


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

PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 12:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

Just an update on this, after Mark went to his lawyer and showed him all the paperwork with the hospital, ins, etc. He has to turn his gun in to USSA ins company in order to be covered for the health part for the same ins co.

The insurance co will then send the gun to S&W to be destroyed and melted down. The reason being that the gun in question is deemed unsafe and must be returned to the place of manufacture.

All I can say is wow, I never dealt with something like this especially that he has a 3 day time frame in order to ship the gun to the insurance co.

_________________
Regards

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


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 6932
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 1:44 pm    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

well that seems fair to destroy it as long as they dont decide to start sueing S&W for the trouble or they will have to make changes and stuff up a good product to keep the lawyers happy.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
Ominivision1
Super Member
Super Member


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

PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 1:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

Yup, no lawsuit at all since it was handloads. Everyone is doing fine now and will head back to the range.

_________________
Regards

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


Joined: Nov 20, 2006
Posts: 350
Location: Cen.Iowa, by way of SWIowa

PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 2:16 pm    Post subject: Re: Horror at the Shooting Range. Reply with quote

That makessesne to me. The insurance company wants to MAKE sure it is a legit claim and that itis/was not a result of manufacture. This way if it is a manufacturing defect then the maker will have to re-imburse(sp?) the insurance company. And it may come to passthat new revolver may find it's way to the folks. The importantthing here folks....is that everyone was able to be present at home and no one was "called" "Home!"

_________________
What do I know: I am just a line animal.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 2 of 2
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2



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 :.