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Old 05-13-2017, 07:01 PM   #1
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Default Kid-Proof Arrow-Proof Fence Saving Backstop

I was given an 8' steel industrial spool by Shake 'N Bake last year with the intent to Okie-engineer a blind. Rather than a blind I put together an insurance policy for our fence after seeing the kids hit the fence a few times.



Tractor supply provided the thick rubber pen mats.

1" sheet metal screws made short work of it.

Used a reciprocating saw to trim it.





When we are done shooting I can roll it over to the side of the house.

So far, so good.

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Old 05-14-2017, 06:05 AM   #2
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Great idea
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Old 05-14-2017, 06:25 AM   #3
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Nice
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Old 05-14-2017, 06:26 AM   #4
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Great idea, I like it.
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Old 05-14-2017, 06:41 AM   #5
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Very cool.
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Old 05-14-2017, 04:18 PM   #6
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Great idea.
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Old 05-14-2017, 09:09 PM   #7
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Love this project!! I have severe target panic and I would feel safe shooting in your yard!! Great work.
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Old 05-14-2017, 09:55 PM   #8
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Nice...only downside a high poundage bow will penetrate through the rubber and shatter an arrow on the cross braces.
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Old 05-14-2017, 09:57 PM   #9
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Quote:
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Nice...only downside a high poundage bow will penetrate through the rubber and shatter an arrow on the cross braces.


This is true. The arrow will stop though. Won't be doing much more than kid shooting back there.
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