I’d really, really, really like one of these.
Monthly archives "May 2011"
My baby cousin called me the other day and asked me what my favorite handguns are because he’s thinking about getting one. Before I could answer he babbled on about various video game guns that he wants and different scenarios that the gun might be needed for. Red Dead Revolver came up a few times, as […]
I’m not saying that I was raised in an anti-gun household, however, guns were not encouraged. So, I was extremely surprised when my brother got me these this last Christmas. I am taking it as acceptance that I’m a shooter.
Last Halloween, I needed to make some cupcakes for work. I was looking for some inspiration in the candy aisle and found a huge bag of candy corn. Its the most perfect Halloween candy. They don’t melt. They last forever. And they scream Halloween. I took the bag home, thinking that maybe if I get […]
By request…a video of one of the mortars. Enjoy!
On Friday afternoon, we had Smoothbore Competition. I should have gotten closer, but this was the first video I took with my phone and I was afraid of blowing out the mic. They are shooting at 50 yards with 4-man teams. They have 5 minutes to shoot all target material. Time stops at the 5-minute […]
Those cannon made it up to the line on Saturday afternoon. Happy to report that one of them had a PERFECT score…too bad the man sighting in the gun sighted it in on the wrong target. What happens to that gold medal the team would have received? Well…no one gets it. That’s what happens. But…. […]
1861 modified Springfield musket…musketoon…basically a sawed-off full size rifle cut down to 2 bands
Some pics of the cannon that will be shot tomorrow afternoon.
Our campsite had some major flooding…take a peek at some lil tracks left behind in the finest 1/4 inch silt this side of West Virginia.