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Old 04-23-2018, 02:06 PM   #1
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Default Might have been my best shot, ever.

Driving the main dirt road in the Hill Country and saw a small rattlesnake in the road. I tried to brake/skid over it in the truck a few times, but it didnt even phase it. Grabbed my Mosquito .22 and jumped out of the truck as the snake got off of the road and was making its way to some thicker cover. Closed my eyes and squeezed the trigger, preparing to throw the entire clip at it, but first round hit the mark and the snake stopped dead. Didnt even move at all afterwards.

Second snake I have seen within 100 yards of camp this month.
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:10 PM   #2
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That is an awesome shot!
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:18 PM   #3
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Closed my eyes and squeezed the trigger.......





Heck of a shot to do with your eyes closed. Congrats
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:19 PM   #4
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nice shooting
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:24 PM   #5
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Where in the hill country is that??
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:38 PM   #6
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Sweet!
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:39 PM   #7
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wow!
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:41 PM   #8
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Use the Force, Luke!
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:45 PM   #9
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photo shopped haha nice shot sir
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Old 04-23-2018, 02:59 PM   #10
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Closed your eyes preparing to unload?? How did you know you hit after the first shot?
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Old 04-23-2018, 03:01 PM   #11
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It helps to be lucky sometimes.
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Old 04-23-2018, 03:22 PM   #12
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You should shoot with your eyes closed more often!
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Old 04-23-2018, 03:26 PM   #13
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nice shooting but I don't think that pistol is a mosquito looks like a Smith m and p compact. lol.
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Old 04-23-2018, 03:38 PM   #14
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You are correct javi.

Them sights get all complicated with the dots and what not. Close your eyes, hold the gun side ways and just start slinging lead. Was in Fredericksburg.
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Old 04-23-2018, 03:54 PM   #15
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Even the blind hog finds an acorn every now and then.
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Old 04-23-2018, 04:16 PM   #16
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Nice trick shot.
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Old 04-23-2018, 04:18 PM   #17
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Now it’s a good snake!!
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Old 04-23-2018, 04:34 PM   #18
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If Stan Potts can hit a deer with his eyes open, I believe this man here can shoot a fly with his eyes closed
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Old 04-23-2018, 04:52 PM   #19
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Closed my eyes and squeezed the trigger.......





Heck of a shot to do with your eyes closed. Congrats
That's a heck of a shot with your eyes open.......
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Old 04-23-2018, 04:54 PM   #20
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Good kill congratulations
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Old 04-23-2018, 06:50 PM   #21
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If Stan Potts can hit a deer with his eyes open, I believe this man here can shoot a fly with his eyes closed
Lol, I've often wondered what old Stan sees when he looks through his peep.
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Old 04-23-2018, 07:16 PM   #22
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Lol, I've often wondered what old Stan sees when he looks through his peep.
BIG........ KANSAS....... BUCKS!..

What else should it be ?
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Old 04-23-2018, 07:46 PM   #23
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Good shooting! Cool pic! Good work!
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Old 04-23-2018, 07:51 PM   #24
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Closed your !!! Lol thatís not the way I was trained


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Old 04-23-2018, 07:56 PM   #25
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square in the head
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Old 04-23-2018, 08:01 PM   #26
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Closed eyes and clip?!!!! You might wanna visit your local range and get yourself cured.


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Old 04-23-2018, 08:09 PM   #27
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Since when does eyes closed constitute a shot? That's spray and pray!
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Old 04-23-2018, 08:13 PM   #28
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Nice
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Old 04-24-2018, 07:45 AM   #29
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Nice shootin' there Tex.
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Old 04-24-2018, 07:54 AM   #30
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Glad you weren’t looking, may have missed.
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