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Old October 10, 2012, 11:18 AM   #26
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Thanks RickB,,,

Five-second penalty for hitting the hostage,
and 2.5 seconds for missing the steel plate.
I think this type of stage (with penalty) would have validity.

I think when we shoot at static targets,,,
We don't really think too much about when we miss.

Basically we say "Oh well." and go on shooting,,,
But when a miss has a catastrophic effect,,,
It tends to make one pay attention.

I googles "hostage targets" and got these results,,,
Apparently someone else thinks it's a worthwhile scenario.


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Old October 10, 2012, 11:46 AM   #27
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This exercise CAN be done with paper B-27 targets. Fold the targets so that the "heads" are aligned the way you want them.

We used to do this in tactical training.
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Old October 10, 2012, 01:44 PM   #28
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Did she have her clothes on? That could have been the problem.

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Old October 10, 2012, 07:40 PM   #29
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Good stuff aarond. Sad about Jamie though will hoist one in her memory.
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Old October 10, 2012, 09:41 PM   #30
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Geez, you come up with the best threads, Aarond. Well done, and something that I"ll try with paper cut outs here on our farm range...Rod
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