My sons first weekend with flinter

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  1. Oct 21, 2019 #1

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    FE12A988-64D4-42E3-9A37-92305687F57A.jpeg B27DA5F8-88C8-4C82-8A84-0F03FF43CDBD.png My son came to the farm this past weekend and we were able to do a little hunting, fishing, and shooting. Just a great time! He wanted to shoot a flintlock so I pulled out my favorite flinter and we had a great time. I treasure these times.......... Greg
     
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    Treasured times for sure! Enjoy and absorb as many of these times as you can get.
    Great pictures btw.
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    F027E459-48CC-4A5F-A43B-18B0296F8032.jpeg Fun to see how much fire can come from 3 grains of 4f. Greg
     
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    Great photos of your flinter in action. It is extra fun when your son can do things with you. On the down side, please have him use safety glasses and hearing protection. I shot for years, cuz I didn't know any better and now wear hearing aids. Even with the hearing aids, my hearing isn't all that great.
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    Thanks Larry for your reply. Yes indeed, I agree completely! Greg
     
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    That's great . my daughter likes to shoot my tower flintlock pistol . makes a dad proud. Thanks for sharing.
     
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    No shooting glasses with a flintlock isn't very wise, sorry to be a spoiled sport. But thanks for the pics anyway.
     
  8. Nov 18, 2019 at 12:00 PM #8

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    I completely agree Larry P. I brought that to his attention and when we shot targets later in the day he had some protection at that time. Thanks for your reply! Greg
     

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