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D8 Dozer vs Tree 

Range construction progress. After some debate, it became clear that I had to knock down the best tree on the property. A giant sycamore tree.  Here’s the problem. It was way too big for me to saw at my skill level. So…why not use the D8 50 ton Dozer knock it down?  It took 40 minutes and at one point …

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Range Update: Steel Target on T-Post

We had an issue with one of the steel target designs I have selected for the new rifle range. Bottom line, the stand sold by the manufacturer isn’t really permanent enough or hill side friendly. The latter being a very big deal. When choosing our new range, the roll of the land was critical in keeping costs down. A series …

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Range Construction — Prone Shooting Deck

One of the shooting positions I personally use quite a bit is the prone. At the main shooting station, aka the Briar Patch, we decided that we needed a dedicated prone station. This was built just today along with 2 traditional shooting benches and a 100 yard paper target backer. You can see the backer just behind this deck. Freeze …

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EP75 – Gen5 Glock is Here, Mad Max K31 and Scope Shaming Freeze

Episode 75 of the podcast is a little different. We recorded it in the truck on the way back from the range. Sorry for the delay. We will be back to our normal podcast pace this week.   Do we rent bulldozers or buy bulldozers? Gen 5 Glock vs the Gen 4 Death by misadventure Snake kills owner Penis collector …

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1000 Yard Range Day Pics

Here are some outtakes and photos from the recent 1000 yard DOPE gathering session. You can see a pic of my lifetime best 1000 yard group HERE. And you can watch our reactions to the black bear crossing in front of our target HERE. Points of interest: Spotter has his Savage Rifle. I mention this since I always recommend Savage …