is any'un in Cowboy Action Shooting

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by hillbilly_joe, Mar 23, 2004.

  1. hillbilly_joe

    hillbilly_joe New Member

    Mar 13, 2004
    Brazoria, Texas
    I was wonderin about cowby action shooting , ive been wantin to join since i was 9 but i never gawt a straight answer from nobody on what guns i need . I need to know if i can use a 30-30 if not what can i use and are .22 pistols ok cause that is all i can afford since i buy my guns my self (well earn the money anway) , also how many guns do i need.
    maybe yall can gimme a straight answer. hope so:confused: :confused: :confused: :confused:
  2. hillbilly_joe, I've not done any cowboy action shooting...but if I was gunna start, i'd get me a winchester lever action in .45LC and a Revolver in the same caliber...gotta love the 45LC... ;)

  3. merc

    merc New Member

    Jun 30, 2003
    Pelham, NH
    Cowboy action shopoting is S.A.S.S.
    The Single Action Shooting Society

    The firearms are typical of those used in the Old West:
    single action revolvers,
    pistol caliber lever action rifles,
    old time shotguns

    check out

    you can NOT use .30-30

    here is the shooters handbook with the rules from the above site
  4. Remington597

    Remington597 Former Guest

    Feb 24, 2004
    To quote the movie Tombstone.

    bad guy to Doc Holliday:

    "You wanna draw? Heck, you're just a drunk piano player, you're probably seein' double"

    Doc Holliday:
    "Yeah I play, I'm you huckaberry,
    " I've got two guns, one for each of ya"

    Yes, its alota fun.
  5. SouthernMoss

    SouthernMoss *Admin Tech Staff*

    Jan 1, 2003
    SW MS
    Here's the quote for ya. :D

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    Last edited: Mar 23, 2004
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