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Thread: Boy's First carry.

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    Boy's First carry.

    This is not much of a story as I have to shoot off to work soon. But I thought I would just put a couple of pictures up as I took my middle son for a hunt in the weekend. A) because I needed some venison. B) because i had a new rifle that I wanted to blood.. Its a Brno Fox in .222 in mint condition. and C) just because.

    I don't know what ammo I'm shooting as I was just given heaps of random handloads and factory ammo from a mate that used to have a .222. They seem to do the job well though. After a quick sight in with a group of the same looking stuff I was getting under an inch at 100 yards, so I thought "That will do me".

    Anyway on the first evening of the hunt we came across a group of yearling hinds and soon enough the Fox had its first victim. I was a rapt dad when Connor asked if he could carry it back! I was pretty surprised as he is only 8! So I said go for it and he did just that. There were a few slips and trips on the way but he got there.

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    Sending it Gibo's Avatar
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    Cool mate he looks stoked!

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    Lucky boy. Good shooting
    Boom, cough,cough,cough

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    "Hunting and fishing" fucking over licenced firearms owners since ages ago.

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    Member Dundee's Avatar
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    Well done,one that size would fit nicely in our mitsi.
    "Thats not a knife, this is a knife"
    Rule 2: Always point firearms in a safe direction

    tps://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/generic?iso=20180505T00&p0=264&msg=Dundees+Countdo wn+to+Gamebird+Season+2018&font=cursive

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    Member mrs dundee's Avatar
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    Well done.

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    Superb !!

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    Brilliant Kudu, hes on the right track now.....he be carrying you home from the pub before you know it!!!!!!!!!
    veitnamcam and initiaz like this.
    While I might not be as good as I once was, Im as good once as I ever was!

    Rule 4: Identify your target beyond all doubt

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    Fantastic Kudu
    It takes 43 muscle's to frown and 17 to smile, but only 3 for proper trigger pull.
    What more do we need? If we are above ground and breathing the rest is up to us!
    Rule 1: Treat every firearm as loaded
    Rule 2: Always point firearms in a safe direction
    Rule 3: Load a firearm only when ready to fire
    Rule 4: Identify your target beyond all doubt
    Rule 5: Check your firing zone
    Rule 6: Store firearms and ammunition safely
    Rule 7: Avoid alcohol and drugs when handling firearms

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    Gosh that boy is shooting up. It's been nice seeing his progress from not much more than a baby to a young lad carrying stuff.
    Families that play together, stay together, eh.



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