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by gary martin
Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Spring guns and tuning
Topic: Is is just me? (probably)
Replies: 8
Views: 210

Re: Is is just me? (probably)

it could be your hold on the rifle. spring powered rifles shoot best with a relaxed grip. just let the rifle do what it wants to do, don't try and stop it. also think about your follow through. when shooting a lot of beginners tend to move there head and look how the shot went. when shooting keep lo...
by gary martin
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Off topic chat
Topic: Moving to Facebook
Replies: 17
Views: 737

Re: Moving to Facebook

with all the reposts about facebook being a bad bet, i would say not. if it did prove to be something undesirable, the plug can always be pulled on it. the facebook group can be a closed group to keep those who just troll at bay.
by gary martin
Mon Aug 26, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Off topic chat
Topic: Moving to Facebook
Replies: 17
Views: 737

Re: Moving to Facebook

Not everyone's on Facebook. More and more people are leaving "social" media. Aaoc would be open to so many more idiots via Facebook, Mark my words. Rich you are correct in that not everyone is on social media, but pellet on pellet received over 50k views on their coverage of the world field target ...
by gary martin
Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Off topic chat
Topic: Moving to Facebook
Replies: 17
Views: 737

Re: Moving to Facebook

eboswan wrote:
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:26 pm
gary martin wrote:
Sun Aug 25, 2019 4:38 pm
i would keep the forum and have a facebook page.
That's what we are planning to do,hopefully.
in that respect, i feel that it is a good way to grow the forum.
by gary martin
Sun Aug 25, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Off topic chat
Topic: Moving to Facebook
Replies: 17
Views: 737

Re: Moving to Facebook

i would keep the forum and have a facebook page.
by gary martin
Wed Jul 31, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Off topic chat
Topic: feeling generous
Replies: 3
Views: 186

Re: feeling generous

poguemahone wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:14 pm
does anyone know of an elderly, crippled, homeless, arthritic donkey, with a cleft palate, that has to walk 12 miles for a drink of dirty water, that i could donate a pound a month to ?
Ask for a Mrs T May.
by gary martin
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: General airgun chat
Topic: Dialing for elevation.
Replies: 24
Views: 924

Re: Dialing for elevation.

i dial for elevation. my sport is FT. I bet your scope costs more than my whole shooting setup haha. And for what? Most ft shooters are gear tarts, fashion over purpose. I'm using an old Hawke Varmint sf on 10x mag for 80 yard kills consistently, think about that next time your at an ft comp seeing...
by gary martin
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: General airgun chat
Topic: Dialing for elevation.
Replies: 24
Views: 924

Re: Dialing for elevation.

i dial for elevation. my sport is FT.
by gary martin
Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Spring guns and tuning
Topic: Help!!!!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Re: Help!!!!!!

Return it. You asked for a longer latch rod, not a nose extension. I have had a reduced comp tube dia conversion. Mine is 21mm dia and very happy with the results. I am not a fan of the nose extension route as the extra preload on the spring gives a firing cycle which in my opinion is harsh. I much ...