Show off your silhouette gun

Smallbore, pistol cartridge, centerfire - revolvers, pistols, Contenders, etc...
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Jason
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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by Jason » Thu Mar 15, 2012 8:19 am

cedestech wrote:Whole reason I bought mine was NRA hunter pistol. It looks like a hoot. Plus it's easier to carry on my bike when I have to run across Houston on Wednesday afternoons to the
Wednesday evening silhouette matches. I carried my cowboy gun in a soft case strapped across my back but it's a bit ungainly in rush hour traffic....

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Thanks, Cedestech. My guns are Contenders with scopes mounted similar to yours there. I use 22lr (obviously) for smallbore hunter pistol and a 22 hornet with mild loads for hunter pistol. I had my eye on an Anschutz Exemplar until I found out we couldn't use bolt guns.

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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by Yoffione » Thu Mar 15, 2012 6:23 pm

Thank you, it was fun to make. Jason , my guns are for IHMSA unlimited any sight. I shoot them prone in the flop.

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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by Lowpower » Fri Aug 30, 2013 4:17 pm

New kid on the block here but here's my Lefty 10" Exemplar in different configs.

Here's normal config with 18X Redfield
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My offhand config
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Iron sights?
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Can she shoot? (10 shots)
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You betcha!

I may be selling her because we don't have much in the way of silhouette pistol matches here anymore. I still do rifle and
black powder.

Lp (Lowpower)

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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by Bucks Owin » Mon May 26, 2014 7:24 am

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This 1960 Ruger 10" .44 Flattop was my first...Now have 10.5" SBH.

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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by krgriggs » Sat Jan 31, 2015 5:14 pm

I would like to shoot silhouette wondering if this pistol would work ruger 256 hawkeye?
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Re: Show off your silhouette gun

Post by dwostler » Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:23 pm

Yes, 256 win mag.
You can use it for 1/2 size unlimited any sight.
Twist is not fast enough to use a heavy bullet for Rams.
256 win mag is not allowed for hunters pistol.

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