HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: richmo1
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12805

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 148
BOT: 2
Total: 150
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Home
02: Forums
03: Home
04: Home
05: Home
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Home
11: Home
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Home
24: Home
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Home
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Home
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Your Account
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Home
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Home
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Home
52: Home
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Home
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Home
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Home
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Home
77: Forums
78: Home
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Home
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Your Account
92: Home
93: Home
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Forums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Home
103: Forums
104: Forums
105: Forums
106: Forums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Photo Albums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Home
116: Home
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Home
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Home
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Home
133: Home
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Home
138: Forums
139: Forums
140: Forums
141: Forums
142: Forums
143: Home
144: Photo Albums
145: Forums
146: Your Account
147: Forums
148: Your Account
  BOT:
01: Your Account
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 307
 Pictures: 2392
  · Views: 648579
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9  Next
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

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


Joined: Feb 18, 2006
Posts: 3952
Location: South-Eastern Washington - the State

PostPosted: Tue Apr 02, 2019 9:30 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Well, it would look impressive in the back of the Jeep...
It's six AR 10's in one gun!
I don't personally see the need for it, but then I don't have to worry about stampeding buffalo herds. Rabbits, but not buffalo.

_________________
Paul
__________________
Speer, Lyman, Hodgdon, Sierra, and Hornady = reliable loading data
So and So's pages on the internet = NOT reliable loading data
Always check data against manuals
NEVER exceed maximum listed loads
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:49 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Bushmaster wrote:
$125,000. Right!

I think the way pete4d shoots, the cost of ammo would quickly be North of the cost of the gun.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
slimjim
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:54 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Elvis wrote:
who the heck needs 50 rounds to hit something anyway?????

When you engage a sounder of hogs. The largest group we have encountered on the ranch we hunt had 48.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
Aloysius
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 03, 2009
Posts: 2244
Location: B., Belgium

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 4:10 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

slimjim wrote:
Elvis wrote:
who the heck needs 50 rounds to hit something anyway?????

When you engage a sounder of hogs. The largest group we have encountered on the ranch we hunt had 48.

Sure they are not English? They might line up when you ask it nice...
Back to top
View user's profile
pete4d
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 27, 2011
Posts: 726
Location: Dixie , Alabama , & Louisiana

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 5:00 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

slimjim wrote:
Bushmaster wrote:
$125,000. Right!

I think the way pete4d shoots, the cost of ammo would quickly be North of the cost of the gun.

Don't think I'd be able to feed her but for maybe a 3-second burst.... Cheers Shooting Cheers

_________________
"march to the sound of the guns and shoot everyone not dressed like you"--D I 1968

When the SHTF I'm gonna hunker down until all those idiots kill each other.

I'm on the watch list are you ?
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10875
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:26 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

It's semi-auto. Ya have to push the buttons for each shot. Not any faster then my AR 10.

_________________
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
TRBLSHTR
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Mar 23, 2007
Posts: 1071
Location: Lower 48's-left coast(near portlandia)

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:55 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Shocked for 125k$ you can but a bunch of ar-10s,and more magazines and ammo than you can carry! Laughing

_________________
"Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil." Thomas Mann
Back to top
View user's profile
DallanC
Site Admin
Site Admin


Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 3283
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:10 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

I like large cap magazines for Prairie Dog hunting. You stay behind the trigger all dialed in on a mound for longer periods of time without having to re-adjust the rifle after reloading. Its common to fire 20, 30 or even 40 rounds at a single large mound with alot of rodents living in it.

Once that sun start peeking up the clock is ticking so shoot fast. Being able to get the rifle setup on the bags properly and pop-off more rounds between reloading is a time saver.


-DallanC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 8160
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:07 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

I can recall one night of spot lighting shooting somewhere between 470-480 rabbits 95% were headshots with a 500 round brick of winchester power point.... rifles were a bruno bolt and a norico copy of the same...both had 5 shot magazines. oh and they were picked up skinned/gutted and taken in for dog tucker... good $$$$ it was.
used a 10/22 one night with a 50 round banana magazine....yeah nah it didnt shoot any better and the shot count per kill went up.

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


Joined: May 16, 2009
Posts: 8037
Location: Fort Worth TX

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:05 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Elvis, as sounder of hogs doesn't present a still target when the shooting starts. Your 10/22 doesn't sound like it is as accurate as mine. 480 rabbits - beats counting sheep. I may try that next time a wake at 2am like I did this morning.

_________________
"To anger a conservative, lie to him. To anger a liberal, tell him the truth." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." - Albert Einstein
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14416
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:36 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Oh, I’d love to be sitting in a hide with a field of rabbits like that...boy, would I have a ball. We would position two hides about 10 metres apart, my mate in one and me in the other and shoot for beers.

_________________
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
pete4d
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 27, 2011
Posts: 726
Location: Dixie , Alabama , & Louisiana

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

Vince wrote:
Oh, I’d love to be sitting in a hide with a field of rabbits like that...boy, would I have a ball. We would position two hides about 10 metres apart, my mate in one and me in the other and shoot for beers.


I'll drink to that,,,,, Cheers After a good days shoot a beer would be good or maybe a couple beers

I teach my grandsons ,,, We place 10 to 15 beer or soda cans from 20-50yards ,,, shot one when it hits the ground shoot it again as quick as you can get back on target .... we have more fun with this than just shooting paper. Cheers Sniper Shooting Cheers

_________________
"march to the sound of the guns and shoot everyone not dressed like you"--D I 1968

When the SHTF I'm gonna hunker down until all those idiots kill each other.

I'm on the watch list are you ?
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 14416
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:25 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

pete4d wrote:
Vince wrote:
Oh, I’d love to be sitting in a hide with a field of rabbits like that...boy, would I have a ball. We would position two hides about 10 metres apart, my mate in one and me in the other and shoot for beers.


I'll drink to that,,,,, Cheers After a good days shoot a beer would be good or maybe a couple beers

I teach my grandsons ,,, We place 10 to 15 beer or soda cans from 20-50yards ,,, shot one when it hits the ground shoot it again as quick as you can get back on target .... we have more fun with this than just shooting paper. Cheers Sniper Shooting Cheers

Yep, a beer or three around the “bush tv” (fire) at night once all the shooting is done, is most enjoyable.

I like that idea...be a good training idea for my grandsons. I also like to put a coke can out at at least 200 metres and shoot that with the 223 or 243...that’s real good practice for trigger control.

_________________
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
pete4d
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 27, 2011
Posts: 726
Location: Dixie , Alabama , & Louisiana

PostPosted: Thu Apr 04, 2019 6:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

That would work too ,,, Cheers Sniper I always put a lot more stress on that follow-up shot in a fire fight . It can mean whether you live or die.......We don't do any spray & pray on any of our practice....only aimed fire. Hit center mass. Cheers Shooting

_________________
"march to the sound of the guns and shoot everyone not dressed like you"--D I 1968

When the SHTF I'm gonna hunker down until all those idiots kill each other.

I'm on the watch list are you ?
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Elvis
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 27, 2008
Posts: 8160
Location: south island New Zealand

PostPosted: Fri Apr 05, 2019 1:05 am    Post subject: Re: Thoughts and prayers for you folk in New Zealand Reply with quote

pete4d...you should try .22lr golf......chuck a golf ball out as far as you can then start shooting it.....amazing how far they go when they are hit.

_________________
You shot it You pluck it !
Them who eats the most duck eats the most feathers!
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 4 of 9
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9  Next



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 :.