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  1. Dr Awkward liked limbkiller's post in the thread Today in History.

    1873 August 04 Colonel Custer and 7th Cavalry attacked by the Sioux While protecting a railroad survey party in Montana, Custer and his...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 1:26 PM
  2. Dr Awkward liked gps man's post in the thread Let’s see your carry rigs wheel gun style.

    S&W 642 .38 Special in an Uncle Mike’s [IMG] Ruger GP100 .357 in a Simply Rugged Sourdough Pancake [IMG]

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:53 AM
  3. Dr Awkward liked gps man's post in the thread Let’s see your carry rigs wheel gun style.

    S&W 696 .44 Special in a Lobo Enhanced Pancake [IMG] S&W 586 .357 in a Kirkpatrick [IMG] S&W 686+ .357 in an American Classic...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:53 AM
  4. Dr Awkward liked gps man's post in the thread Let’s see your carry rigs wheel gun style.

    Ruger Vaquero Bird’s Head in .45acp in an El Paso Saddlery Tom Threepersons [IMG]

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:53 AM
  5. Dr Awkward liked Pit Bull 45acp's post in the thread Let’s see your carry rigs wheel gun style.

    [ATTACH] Lobo Leather "Nelson" style holster for my 4" modified S&W Model 25 45 acp. I had 6" bull barrel removed, a Model 28 barrel...

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  6. Dr Awkward liked 340pd's post in the thread Let’s see your carry rigs wheel gun style.

    When carrying a revolver it is usually OWB and an 3" L Frame. I found a holster maker in TX that makes a very stiff holster with a...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:50 AM
  7. Dr Awkward liked swampgas's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    That's what/how the Green Machine trained me to do in 1964. Pistol 2 days at 25 yds, M14 was 3 weeks at 200, 300, 500 with irons. And...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:48 AM
  8. Dr Awkward liked giuseppe pepperoni's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    I'm 63 and started having trouble beyond 15 yards about 3 years ago. I do fine at 5,7, 10 and 15, but 25 was a joke. Like you, a big...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  9. Dr Awkward liked LouisianaJoe's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    5.5" Caldwell Orange Peel at 15 yds. I am 75 years old. My favorite revolver is a 1952 vintage K-38 Target Masterpiece. I mostly shoot...

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  10. Dr Awkward liked Baldwin's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    I'm a 66 year old with bad eyes. I also have small cataracts that are not ready to be removed. A couple of years ago, I started...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:44 AM
  11. Dr Awkward liked Doc45's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    As an "old guy" of 63 and near sighted with astigmatism, wearing progressive noline bifocals I always start at 7 yards-can't say why,...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:43 AM
  12. Dr Awkward liked JohnnyEgo's post in the thread Old guys, at what distance do you shoot? (hand guns).

    I start at 10 yards. I use a B24, which is a scaled down center mass from a B27 25-meter silhouette, designed to be used at 50 feet. I...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 9:43 AM
  13. Dr Awkward replied to the thread Once in a lifetime group.

    Love it when that happens. Good job.

    Aug 4, 2020 at 8:49 AM
  14. Dr Awkward liked Scaramouche's post in the thread 98F in the Shade (Marlin 39).

    Today is going to be a scorcher so instead of my early morning bicycle ride I loaded up Nelly Belly and headed up to my private shooting...

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  15. Dr Awkward replied to the thread 98F in the Shade (Marlin 39).

    Excellent report. I do miss the western wide open...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 8:46 AM