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Shooting after dark?

Discussion in 'Outdoor Shooting Areas' started by wakejoe, Nov 14, 2008.

  1. wakejoe

    wakejoe Beaverton, OR Well-Known Member

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    Highway 6 is closed, so we detoured and went shooting in Vernonia instead.

    But it got dark at four.

    Anyone know where to shoot this late? (Tonight even?) Some place you can flip on the high beams, obviously.

    Thanks!
     
  2. friskydingo

    friskydingo Oregon, NorCal, and Panama. Yes. All three New Member

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    i like to shoot m potato gun with glow sticks stuck in them or covered in the goo. makes great for neighborhoods!
     
  3. KillSwitch

    KillSwitch Lake oswego New Member

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    Hahahah thats great frisky i will have to try that.
     
  4. friskydingo

    friskydingo Oregon, NorCal, and Panama. Yes. All three New Member

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    :D

    and for spots, i shoot at my house so..... i cant help you there
     
  5. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    well its probably not the best idea to use your house for a target :D
     
  6. friskydingo

    friskydingo Oregon, NorCal, and Panama. Yes. All three New Member

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    meh. i will post pics later..
     
  7. RockKrawler

    RockKrawler Gresham Member

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    with hunting season going on right now,i would be very cautious shooting after dark.
     
  8. friskydingo

    friskydingo Oregon, NorCal, and Panama. Yes. All three New Member

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    .50 = pure dang nasty evil
     
  9. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    yeah I dont know why anyone would ever need one.
     
  10. snew

    snew Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    Nov 19-22 you'll be between seaons.
     
  11. CharlesAFerg

    CharlesAFerg Beaverton Active Member

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    Why would it make a difference..?
     
  12. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    Of course no one really "needs" one... but thats kinda NOT the point now IS it?? :laugh:

    So what does ammo for that thing cost anyways?? :wow:
     
  13. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    $3-5 a round. not too bad :D
     
  14. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    Makes me wonder what it would cost to reload those babies! Heck for that price, whether you reload them or not, I HOPE you are saving all the brass!! :laugh:
     
  15. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Yeah of course ive been saving the brass. I need to get a press asap, but reloading should be around $1 to $1.5 a shot, but it just depends on the bullet.
     
  16. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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  17. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Thanks a lot for that info zero! I haven't had the chance to look around for any .50 reloading resources yet.
     
  18. wakeadrian

    wakeadrian Beaverton Member

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    Not that I've got too much info for you, but when Joe and I went to Cabela's to buy our press, the guy helping us mentioned that the press we bought could be used for anything up to a .50.
    Lee's Classic Turret.
    :) Just a thought!
     
  19. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Yeah thats what I was planning to get :D around $150 with dies is a pretty solid deal for a good working setup.
     
  20. KillSwitch

    KillSwitch Lake oswego New Member

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    Have one that was my dads he used it for 30+ years hahaha i ive been using it ever sence i could pull the handle to deprime the brass. The best press around for the money