Saturday, March 15, 2008

Make Your Own Target Stands

Otherwise, stuff like this happens to you if you scrounge someone else's jerry rigged set up:


















This is after one shot of the Swiss K31 at approximately 200 yards. See larger view of target area:


















The targets were backed by some metal plates we found in the area. They had obviously been used before, but the mighty 7.5 Swiss and 30-06 tore into them like they were butter. Next time, build and take your own stands to ensure suitable targets for picture taking. Here's a view of the field of fire: