Shooting

 
Bullet Hole

Glock Pistol

In 1994 I took up pistol shooting which I thought would be an ideal pastime. Unfortunately in 1997 an Act of Parliament was brought in which prohibited the ownership & use of all Full Bore Handguns.

We were compensated by the government, but unfortunately this never really covered my initial outlay.

Bullet Hole  
I chose two pistols. Firstly a Semi Automatic Glock 17 9mm & a rather old ex police Smith & Wesson Model 10 .38 Special Revolver, of which I have included photo's.
Smith & Wesson Model 10



Lanber Shotgun
Cartridges

In 2005 I decided to try Clay Pigeon shooting. I purchased a secondhand Lanber 12 bore O/U.

It's not so much fun as pistol shooting but I can at least show that my aim is just as bad with rifles!


Target

My latest interest is black powder shooting & Gallery Rifle. Both of which can be shot on an inside range. I have obtained a .44 caliber Pietta 1860 Army. It's a replica of the original Colt.

1860 Army Pistol

 

It's a bit of a pain having to load it by hand but at least this type of shooting is still legal...
(at the moment!)

 


MP5SD Rifle

 

 

My third choice was a Heckler & Koch MP5 SD. It's only in .22 calibre & the silencer is fake, thus making the barrel length legal in this country.

 

Ammunition

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