Monthly Archives: January 2010

January 29, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Arizona SW National Championship

I have packed all of my equipment, scope, mat, cart and ammo and gave it to our friend Bud who is driving down to Phoenix. Thank goodness he is able…

January 26, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Feels Like a New Shooting Jacket

Our shooting jackets are a big part of competing. These things are heavy thick leather and custom made to fit. It is strictly for support and padding. The back of…

January 25, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Cool New Tool

I saw another long range shooter using this gizmo last weekend. “I must have that!” When lying down prone with rifle in position you have your ammunition box next to…

January 22, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Bless This Mess

As I was getting reading the other morning for work, Charles came in shaking his head. “All of your gun stuff is all over the condo! Sheesh. What a mess!”…

January 19, 2010 posted by 30calgal

No Zombie Can Survive the MP5!

This was my first time shooting an MP5, a fully automatic sub machine gun. This one shot a 9mm cartridge normally associated with a pistol. It did not have much…

January 18, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Ouch! That Smarts!

Shooting does not come without its share of hazards. One of which is flying brass. When a gun shoots, it ejects brass shells. Very hot brass shells. When in competition…

January 16, 2010 posted by 30calgal

600 Yard Target for High Power Rifle

These things are HUGE! They have to be! Image being 600 YARDS away. 6 football fields! That is me standing next to one pulled down in to the pits. As…

January 16, 2010 posted by 30calgal

Top Shot Casting Update

Well, they keep calling me! That is a good sign. In fact this week I was sent a confidentiality agreement to sign. They said this does not mean I am…

January 14, 2010 posted by 30calgal

My AR15 or M16 Rifle

Today I am showing you my AR15, also known as an M16. I have this sticker on the stock that Charles found for me. He thought it fit who I…