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About 57jl
been a hunter and fisherman since i got out of my nappies
geting on but you can,t kill weeds so i will be here for a while yet!! so bring it on
east of Whangarei
do a bit of reloading,fishing,hunting


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    57jl liked post by Micky Duck On thread : different sort of a day out
    Well folks,life takes some interesting twists n turns. A couple of years ago I thought needed to scratch itch with black powder,so bought blank barrel off @ homebrew .357 and got another great...
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 10:52 PM
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    57jl liked post by Flyblown On thread : Light weight rifle options
    Why shorten it? And why change to a chambering that is near as damn it the same performance wise? The very minor performance gain going from 7mm-08 to 284 Win is then mostly lost by reducing...
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 09:05 PM
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    57jl liked post by caberslash On thread : Light weight rifle options
    Few options: 1. Howa Alpine 170000 2.Rem Model Seven 170001 3. Cheapest- eat some cement and harden the fuck up.
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 09:03 PM
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    57jl liked post by GravelBen On thread : Light weight rifle options
    The Savage lightweights are a good option too - cheaper and lighter than a T3, accurate, great trigger, 3-stage tang safety etc... not saying T3s aren't good rifles, but whenever I've used one I've...
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 09:02 PM
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    57jl liked post by 35whelen On thread : Light weight rifle options
    Here's a good proven lightweight 169992
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 09:00 PM
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    57jl liked post by Carbine On thread : Month of a lifetime in Taupo roar hunting - Trip Report
    Well as follows is how my month of a lifetime hunting sika in taupo worked out. Original post: https://www.nzhuntingandshooting.co.nz/f12/month-lifetime-taupo-roar-hunting-68234/ First off a huge...
    Liked On: 13-06-2021, 03:11 PM
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    57jl liked post by veitnamcam On thread : Lead Free Ammo Laws?
    Well if lead hunting projectiles are banned at least we will still have match ammo (some of the best hunting projectiles available ). At this point nothing would surprise me. This govt and the...
    Liked On: 09-06-2021, 10:38 PM
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    57jl liked post by Stocky On thread : Kimber Hunter 308 Brand New Never Fired
    Purchased during a weak moment as had given up on finding a BLR in 308 to use over my dog. Purchased this dropped it at the Smith the same day and had it shortened to 17 inchs and a suppressor fitted...
    Liked On: 09-06-2021, 09:16 PM
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    57jl liked post by jakewire On thread : Meet Finn
    Cheap cell phone pic's but ... However 8 weeks old Thursday, 5 kg, teeth as Mikee mentioned like a baby shark and being winter with no older dog to snuggle up to outside our carpet is surely...
    Liked On: 09-06-2021, 09:05 PM
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    57jl liked post by Remmodel7 On thread : My first load development
    169438 Tested the hand loads last night. 140yds quartering away shot. Entry wound 169439 Seem to work ok
    Liked On: 07-06-2021, 09:56 PM
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    57jl liked post by Arthur McBride On thread : Light weight rifle options
    If I could afford the K95 I would get that...except you have to wait months for it to come. But sincerely the BSA Majestic I have weighs exactly 7 pounds all up including scope and sling, and is a...
    Liked On: 06-06-2021, 11:45 PM
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    57jl liked post by veitnamcam On thread : Dinner thread?
    So yesterday we had a slow cooked mutton shoulder roast. It was great with oven roasted veg...... But there was a slowcooker full of juices and fat. I skimmed the fat off as best I could, seived the...
    Liked On: 06-06-2021, 09:01 PM
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    57jl liked post by Ftx325 On thread : Ka-bar Becker BK7 knife with custom sheath
    BK7 knife and sheath . I have fitted rimu scales I made for the knife , shaped to fit hand like a glove . A little bit of chipping around a screw hole , inc original plastic scales . Comes in my...
    Liked On: 06-06-2021, 08:45 PM
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    57jl liked post by Mooseman On thread : South bound
    168677 Neil's 12 inch Bull 168678 Another angle off Bull 168679 Camp 168680 Neil's Fallow Buck 168681 My first Bennet Wallaby
    Liked On: 06-06-2021, 05:25 PM
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    57jl liked post by Phil_H On thread : Tale of Two Torches....or.....Poor Man's Night Vision
    Didn't bother them at all. That said, they were very young pigs and the question of the day is did they NOT see the beam, or are they too young to not have had any experiences and be spooked by the...
    Liked On: 03-06-2021, 01:22 AM













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