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Thread: December 2018, Contest topic: Get-Togethers, Competition and Results

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    JonB_in_Glencoe's Avatar
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    Land of 10,000 Lakes

    December 2018, Contest topic: Get-Togethers, Competition and Results

    December 2018
    Contest topic: Get-Togethers, Competition and Results....AND Christmas Gifts

    NRA,IHMSA,BPCR,SAS.ect.Postal Matches and NCBS.... and since it's December, if you have a Christmas Present that is castboolit related, then let's see it

    New contest format. New rules. See link for rules.

    I am using the individual forum titles as the monthly topics (going from the top down).

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    Boolit Buddy ELFEGO BACA's Avatar
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    My first Krag!
    The magazine is the tip off!
    Loaded with 200 grain cast bullets from a Saeco #301 mold.
    Managed to make contact with plates at 240 yards!
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    Relax! The turkeys ran off.

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    Boolit Master
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    Many years ago, we got second place at a police team competition. They had a convention that year in the city. It was just two of us on our team, but we missed getting first by a couple of points. Maybe if my partner hadn't gone out drinking and staying up late the night before things would have been different, but that is life.

    I got myself an Xmas gift already too.

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    Boolit Master MOA's Avatar
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    Mobile, Alabama, formally from Arizona Territory.
    Sweet pea shooter Earlwb, especially in 45acp, and that didn't happen to be a Texas Ranger conference did it?

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    Boolit Master
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    Nope, just a regular law enforcement convention. The hosting city typically stages a shooting competition to coincide with the convention.

    Thanks. It is pretty neat. But lighting off .45 ACP rounds with those tiny grips makes for some stout recoil. I am only good for around ten rounds before the recoil does me in with one shooting session. I got a .22LR barrel so I can practice more though. I am waiting on getting the jumbo grips before I try out the .45/.410 barrel.

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Abbreviations used in Reloading

BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check