Hi From Downunder

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  1. jaskel

    jaskel New Member

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    Hi everyone, I am from Australia and just got back into hunting and target shooting, ive been on here a little while but i am now into it full on so I thought id introduce myself...

    I have a .22 Brno Model 1 and just bought a .308 Weatherby Vanguard in Black for the pigs we get here, also a 12ga that looks like a bit of a collectors gun, ill post some pics in the gun part as i am needing some info on it.

    Looks like a great forum and i hope you dont mind if i stick around

    Cheers

    jas
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    KyBlaster New Member

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    Take off your coat and stay awhile. I have been here a short time. But this is the friendliest Forum i have ever been involved with.
    I hope those gun laws down there don't hinder you to much.
  3. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member

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    WELCOME TO TFF
  4. jaskel

    jaskel New Member

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    thanks guys, I have my jacket off as it is nearly 100Deg F here today ;)

    The gun laws here are fairly bad....no allowed semi auto unless you have a valid reason and full auto is a NO NO.

    Really sucks but oh well what am i gunna do... go out with my bolt action and have a ball.
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    Crap, I hope we have enough Fosters in the Pump House... :cool:


    Welcome. And as just one American among MANY others, (no matter WHAT you hear from our lefty press!) let me PERSONALLY thank you and your country for ALL the help in Iraq and Afghanistan. It's greatly appreciated.

    (And while I'm at it, a belated thank you for all your help in Vietnam, Korea and World War II!)







    Aussie SAS Rocks!
  6. Welcome to TFF, Jaskel! Drag up a rock, pop a cork, and sit a while. If the crocs show up, we'll just feed them Polishshooter while the rest of us get away. :D :rolleyes: :p ;)
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    Marlin *TFF Admin Staff Chief Counselor*

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    We are always glad to see someone from Down Under.

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    Where did all the old "storytellers" go?

    If I remember right, except for the time I got my kielbasa jammed in it, in just about every story line me and the tRusty '97 ended up in the water somehow so maybe I already DID meat the crocs! (Wow, I almost edited the spelling in the last line, but left it...kind of FREUDIAN, eh, P-shootz? :) )


    Remember they had me firing a crank Hotchkiss from the deck of a Pirate tuna boat one time which was pretty cool...







    ...until I of course, fell overboard.... :eek:
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    Welcome to the firearms forum the best place on the web, for gun nuts to hang out.
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    Hey Jaskel, welcome to TFF. We have a couple of you great Aussies with us, SwanShot being one of them, with us and we welcome you all. Glad to have you with us!
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    Welcome aboard, Jaskel!!
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    My philosophy ENTIRELY! (As long as it ain't no stinkin' Mauser :cool: )


    If I had one (and I NEED to get one before they go away...) I would take my Jungle Carbine out back and fire you a SALUTE, Jas!


    (Would a Mosin Carbine suffice 'til I get one?)
  13. jaskel

    jaskel New Member

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    haha thanks guys, nah it aint a mauser...Weatherby VG ;)

    Wow i feel so warm and fuzzy with all these welcomes...Im off to mow the lawn, then crack a beer then off to the shooting range ;)

    Cheers

    Jason
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    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member

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    Polishshooter,

    I was thinking of some of those stories not long ago. The may be in the archives forum.

    I also met Pelican. He is still going strong but posting very little. He still has the boat but doesn't use it much anymore.
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    Welcome Jaskel!

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