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Old April 23, 2002, 11:22 PM   #1
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Timers?

Can someone describe to me the different types of timers used to time your shots .
What do you consider to be quality brands?What are some of the options included in the different timers.
How much should I pay?
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Old April 24, 2002, 08:35 AM   #2
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Have been using a Pact Mk 4 for years. Functions as a chrony as well as a very good timer. Worth the price.
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Old April 24, 2002, 08:41 AM   #3
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Another Happy MK iv user here. I was kind of leery, due to the high price but it beats everything out there for usage. It's programmable for dryfiring, and range practice. Has a Chrony and ballistics computer built-in. It is a extremely multipurpose tool!!

PS At many of the matches another brand of timer will break/not work so I whip my MK iv out so we can keep shooting and not fuss with a cheap timer.
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Old April 29, 2002, 07:58 AM   #4
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Currently, I use a CED 6000. I am very happy with it. The Pocket Pro is cheaper, and is also very good.
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Old April 29, 2002, 10:34 AM   #5
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I am also happy with my CED.
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Old May 4, 2002, 12:22 AM   #6
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The pocket pro is the simple one to use and most used at matches. Standard price is $129.
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