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#1 ruggers13

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 10:12 am

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 11:05 am

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

If I was you I would leave shooting at live targets till your accuracy improves.

 

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 11:55 am

I have a good shot at my targets when practicing

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 12:12 pm

Just keep at it mate!! I would say use heavier ammo like lead tho, if not lead then steel!

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 12:30 pm

Yeah I'm waiting on some 9.5 steel bbs so just using the roundest stones i can find cheers

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 12:46 pm

Problem with stones is there inconsistent mate

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 02:42 pm

True ive had a few fly opposite way I'm aiming

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 08:19 pm

Unlucky , I hit one just then on a walk I went the other side so I could get a shot at the from of
It them it turned round . Hit the tail of it massive crack

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 09:01 am

Did it get away then lol

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 03:05 pm

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

totally illegal by the sounds of it, 



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Posted 14 May 2014 - 03:39 pm

Did it get away then lol


Yup shame , , would have stood no chance if
It didn't turn round
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 04:00 pm

 

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

totally illegal by the sounds of it, 

 

All birds are protected, but, under the general licence some birds can be shot, if they are causing a health hazard or damage to crops. There are exceptions as with game birds and wildfowl in season.

 

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 04:12 pm

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

totally illegal by the sounds of it,
what isn't illegal these days ill have to try and stay with in the laws

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 04:32 pm

 

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

totally illegal by the sounds of it, 

 

Not at all illegal.


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Posted 14 May 2014 - 05:23 pm

Took a shot at a pigeon last night i used a marble looking stone nice and round and abit of weight to it i spotted the pigeon sat up in a tree thought yeah I'm having this one aimed my shot took it,hit it feathers went flying dropped to the floor went over for it as i got closer it feking flew off wtf so went on my way 10/15 minutes later seen another same sort of stone same thing happened dropped it then flew off I'm gutted ill get it one day

totally illegal by the sounds of it,
Not at all illegal.
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