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Boomershoot 2012 Prep II

Vortex Rocks! You will recall that I had a damaged (destroyed) spotting scope that I really wanted to get repaired to take out to Boomershoot with me. I sent the damaged one in on Monday.  On Tuesday, I received a … Continue reading

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BoomerShoot 2012 Prep 1

Another year of Boomershoot is set for the weekend of 29 Apr.  Another chance for me to recharge the batteries and get away from the city life for a brief period.  As usual, I feel like I am about 3 … Continue reading

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3 Gun Season

Well, 3 gun season is opening up around the country.  The Superstition Mountain event was held last week, and all the local events are beginning to show up on the schedules as well. When I decided to get back to … Continue reading

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Media Woes

There are always things that are popping up on my radar that send little bells spinning away in my brain.  Today I want to point out two examples of things that have popped multiple times in the past couple of … Continue reading

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Enough Said

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Boomershoot 2011

Here it is 2 weeks after Boomershoot and I haven’t had any time to do a run down on the event. As you will recall, Boomershoot is an annual event that takes place in North Central Idaho.  This is an … Continue reading

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Boomershoot – Saturday

What a difference a day makes.  Mostly cloudy, warm, little to no wind.  Picked up a sunburn in all the clouds.  Good day to be shooting, and the results were worth it. I do need to pick up a better … Continue reading

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Boomershoot 2011 friday

The boomershoot event is a one day event that takes place on Sunday. It focuses on reactive targets that are placed from 375 yards to 800 yards in distance. On Friday and Saturday there is a precision rifle clinic that … Continue reading

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Tucson Rant

As I was growing up the Vietnam War was in pretty much full swing.  The manner in which veterans and active duty personnel were treated as they returned really colored much of my thinking, and opinions of veterans, in a … Continue reading

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Boomershoot 2011 – It begins

It’s OPEN… registration for Boomershoot has begun (for last year’s participants).  There are only one or two events that I really look forward to every year and this has become one of them.  A trip out to the Pacific Northwest, … Continue reading

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