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Latest Acquisition - revisited

16 Apr 2018
@ 03:56 pm (GMT)

Paul Leverman

Here are some pics of my latest find at an Antique Fair. Haven't shot it yet, but if it is anything like my other one, it will be fine.





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17 Apr 2018
@ 01:14 am (GMT)

mark korte

Re: Latest Acquisition - revisited
Nice! I sent a world of rounds thru one of those as a kid.
17 Apr 2018
@ 03:06 pm (GMT)

Paul Leverman

Re: Latest Acquisition - revisited
I did get to test it, yesterday. I went outside to do something, not quite sure what, and saw a rabbit hop away. Back into the house, grab the .22 and a handful of rounds, and a-hunting we will go. One shot at a knot-hole in a board, the next one took out that rabbit. Not sure where that bunny came from, but I know where he is now, and I'm sure some little kid is missing his Easter present.
We don't have rabbits here, we have hares, so as far as I was concerned, it was an introduced species to be dealt with. So, I did. The last thing we need is another invasive species running around.

Anyway, it seems to be a keeper, but more range work is in order.

Turns out it was made in the second month of the first year of production, hence the "RD" (Research Development). Looks brand new.
 

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