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 Post subject: Gnat shooting
PostPosted: Tue Apr 17, 2012 6:11 am 
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This looks like fun
http://smallestminority.blogspot.com/20 ... o-try.html

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
PostPosted: Tue Apr 17, 2012 7:14 am 
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That looks like a good time.

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
PostPosted: Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:21 am 
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Looks like a great idea to me. :nice:

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
PostPosted: Tue Apr 17, 2012 12:46 pm 
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I noticed that the plane had spots on the underside where they were hitting it. I wonder if they use a special shell.
It would be nice to practice with this. The reaction time and leading should get better.

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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That looks awesome. I agree with some of the commenter about it being a great training aid; learning to track and lead the target, shot placement, etc.

I wonder what the bottom of the plane is made of so that it withstands being shot so much? Also, what are they using for ammo?

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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Mech those spots were the exploding targets attatched to the bottom of the wing. Looks like it would be a lot of fun to try.

They ought to try it with slugs ;)

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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They do some similar RC aircraft stuff (but with machine guns) at
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=xSJHHOIZbOM

Here is last years...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_zHfKAV4WYU&feature=related

Here is the one with the RC plane
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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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I'd get a kick out of trying that.

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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waltham41 wrote:
Mech those spots were the exploding targets attatched to the bottom of the wing. Looks like it would be a lot of fun to try.

They ought to try it with slugs ;)



i really wish I could fiqure out what the circles on the underside where. maybe something as simple as flash powder and a primer sandwiched between a small pressure plate.

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 Post subject: Re: Gnat shooting
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Not exactly sure myself, but I would imagine something along that line.

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