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
    Just maybe too much of a good thing. My butt is dragging after today. Skip had asked to go to the range today to try out his new to him Winchester Model 62. Well I hadn't recovered from yesterday but how can you resist another day at the range and with just Skip and I well I can just sit around and watch right. Well when we got to the range my cousin, along with Bob and Jim were waiting on us and had started setting up the range. So much for an easy day. Turned out to be one of the best days shared with friends.

    Skips Model 62 is sweet, what can you say about one Winchester's classic .22 rim fire rifles. It shoots as good as it looks. As you can see from the guns spread on the table we shot a lot more than that little rifle.

    A Daddy Long Legs had the nerve to crawl on to a silhouette target set up at the 50' range and I called to Jim to get his Win. Wildcat .22lr. Aha, one shot one kill as they say. No more Daddy.

    I am really looking forward to bed tonight but guess what? I have to find the strength to go again tomorrow as I am to meet and engineer friend and one of our State Senators at the range tomorrow afternoon for some plinking. Now I can't resist the chance to talk guns with a sitting State Senator can I?

    But if any of you want to go shoot on Saturday I will give you the combination to the lock because I may just sleep all day long.
     
    Last edited: Apr 23, 2013
  2. 308 at my gate

    308 at my gate New Member

    847
    Dec 6, 2008
    Lost in SW USA.
    I like the .22 Winchester, very nice.
     

  3. Chinook

    Chinook New Member

    Sounds like another fun afternoon! Some great friends you have there Todd!
     
  4. Grapevinebill

    Grapevinebill New Member

    109
    Sep 7, 2011
    Dallas - Fort Worth
    Looks like a good day indeed Brother. Stay strong and keep the faith!
     
  5. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    :thumbsup:
     
  6. popgun

    popgun New Member

    409
    Sep 21, 2009
    nice shooting
     
  7. todd51

    todd51 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2009
    Central, Ohio
    Thanks folks for all the nice comments. This has been a week to remember.
     
  8. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    now its time to sleep for a week eh??
     
  9. todd51

    todd51 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2009
    Central, Ohio
    You got that right Josh. I slept to ten this morning not counting potty breaks. :D

    Now I got guns to clean and ammo to load.
     
  10. Country101

    Country101 Well-Known Member

    Feb 28, 2004
    NW AR
    That dont make you a bad person, Todd. LOL

    I cant sleep that late anymore. Getting up at 5 is pretty well a habit now. Plus it's deer season, so I'm off to the woods any time I am not at work.
     
  11. Chinook

    Chinook New Member

    No kiddin! I tried to sleep in qa little bit, during this break we get during fishing seasons, and hunting. I was still out of bed before 0630. Force of habit I spose. I need to get my cowboy shooter league friends together for a weekend of lead flyin. I'd have to sleep for a month after hangin out with them for any series of days in a row! Hahaha! They are as intense as the guys they idolize/imitate!
     
  12. jeffadaklin

    jeffadaklin New Member

    137
    Oct 11, 2011
    SC
    Makes me wanta say God bless America! Looked like my idea of a great day partner- but next time, maybe that guy in the middle could wear long pants- those legs are kinda bright.
    Just kiddin, God bless ya.
     
  13. todd51

    todd51 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2009
    Central, Ohio
    I agree Jeff. I always thought at a certain age men should stop wearing shorts, say about 8 years old. :D
     
  14. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    Hey I resemble that.. I dont wear pants til the dead of winter. Its shorts 8 months out of the year for me.
     
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