Three Old Guys

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by todd51, Oct 5, 2011.

  1. todd51

    todd51 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2009
    Central, Ohio
    Three Old Guys at the range today with three new Glock 19's, two Gen 3's and one Gen 4.

    Three old guys that have been friends since grade school gathered at the range today to shoot their Glock 19's. I got mine this spring, Jim got his a few weeks ago and Roger just picked his up last week. All three of us had gotten our CCW's with in the last year. Jim and Roger both plan to carry their Glocks but I'm a hold out and still insist on a revolver (Ruger LCR) for carry.

    We shot a mix of factory Rem and CCI 115gr or 124gr ammo along with some of my reloads, 124gr. Rem. FMJ over 4.2grs. of Win. 231. The guns performed flawlessly.

    We gabbed a lot, told some "do you remember" stories, banged some steel plates and shot some paper silhouettes. We finished the day with all three of us each shooting ten rounds at the same silhouette from about 10 yards off hand but seated. It was not safe for the silhouettes but you did have to watch for hot flying brass.

    Does it get much better than a day like this?
     
    Last edited: Apr 23, 2013
  2. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    Oustanding!!

    Todd, I can't help but think that your property and range would be an ideal locale for a TFF Midwestern Gathering/BBQ/Shootin' Day!
     

  3. rcairflr

    rcairflr Well-Known Member

    Jul 2, 2011
    Wichita, Ks
    Very cool and great post.
     
  4. permafrost

    permafrost Active Member

    Feb 24, 2010
    Oklahoma, USA
    I love the pics, Todd! Really looks like my personal idea of heaven on earth!:)
     
  5. lonewolf204

    lonewolf204 Well-Known Member

    Apr 10, 2011
    Oklahoma
    Sounds like a great day!
     
  6. 308 at my gate

    308 at my gate New Member

    847
    Dec 6, 2008
    Lost in SW USA.
    The over the Glock gang. Great picture and great fun. Makes me smile just looking at you guys with your pistols aimed down range.:D
     
  7. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2007
    Athens, Georgia
    A day of shooting pretty much beats a day of doing anything else. My - my, look at all that plastic!
     
  8. American Leader

    American Leader Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2011
    Iowa
    Thanks Todd, right on Juker & gd!
     
  9. todd51

    todd51 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2009
    Central, Ohio
    AL, as I told Juker, it would be neat but I am just not physically up to hosting such an event, sorry. Three trips to the operating room this year has really slowed me down.

    Doesn't everyone close both eyes? :D
     
  10. Double D

    Double D Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 16, 2009
    North Florida
    Just glad to see ya still out there gettin it done.
     
  11. 3/2 STA SS

    3/2 STA SS Active Member

    Good stuff and looks like great times! Thats what it is all about.
     
  12. Brisk44

    Brisk44 New Member

    Mar 6, 2011
    Iowa
    Looks like great fun, glad you guy's can get together and still enjoy it.
     
  13. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    excellent shootn as always todd. Especially with the tupperware.
     
  14. graehaven

    graehaven Well-Known Member

    May 26, 2007
    Rochester, NY
    Sweet! Very cool. Nice choice in firearm too, despite what JLA says. :rolleyes::D
     
  15. Country101

    Country101 Well-Known Member

    Feb 28, 2004
    NW AR
    Sounds like a good day to me!
     
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