I doubt even Piton Ron could pull off this shot by Minerals

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Shack

Big Wall climber
Reno NV
Topic Author's Original Post - Oct 9, 2012 - 12:40am PT

B. Law using a Sig .45 shoots a 1 gallon jug that is about 20ft away and also hits the 2nd jug that is higher and to the left and is about 60ft away,
sitting on a stump ...with the same bullet. Amazing.

Now that's some shootin'!

Here's Minerals with his new build. A sweet 9mm AR.
The 9mm Infidel!
The 9mm Infidel!
Credit: Shack
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
USA Moundhouse Nev. and land o da SLEDS!
Oct 9, 2012 - 12:44am PT
THUMBS UP!
The user formerly known as stzzo

climber
Sneaking up behind you
Oct 9, 2012 - 12:46am PT
Someone wanna explain the physics of the two jug thing?
rwedgee

Ice climber
canyon country,CA
Oct 9, 2012 - 12:52am PT
You guys are in Nevada and no tanneite was involved....sounds way homo to me.

http://www.tannerite.com/
Bruce Morris

Social climber
Belmont, California
Oct 9, 2012 - 12:55am PT
I'm gonna put a call in for mobile artillery with canister shot to take out these bandits with their AR 15 pea-shooters. Then, some flame throwing tanks to take care of any dug in snipers. Score: Bandits with AR 15s: 0, Mobile artillery with HE and canister: 25.
Shack

Big Wall climber
Reno NV
Topic Author's Reply - Oct 9, 2012 - 01:00am PT
Stzzo, We need to explain how a bullets path changes when it hits something?
It works similar to calculating angles for pool shots.
The water in the jug changed the trajectory of the bullet enough to score a direct hit on a target off to the left and above of the original flight path.
Not to mention it was 3 times as far away.

As for the tannerite, well this was not a Tannerite day, but trust me, we have plenty.

Show me your Tannerite videos and I'll show you mine.

Edit: Bruce, I like your thinking but, what happens when the bandits are too close to use artillery?
Chaz

Trad climber
greater Boss Angeles area
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:07am PT
Love the shirt!
WBraun

climber
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:09am PT
Meh ....

Superman can do it.

And he's even faster than a speeding bullet .......
mouse from merced

Trad climber
The finger of fate, my friends, is fickle.
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:10am PT
How is the slug spinning? CCW or CW. Elementary, but can this account for tailing left? It seems it should be rotating (spinning) CCW. Ore am I full of Ron?

Physics? Fancy-pantstrics, more like...

Anybody could figure that shot out with practice, and practice, and practice...

And some talent.

And some more practice.

And Allah's blessing.
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
the crowd MUST BE MOCKED...Mocked I tell you.
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:16am PT
very nice, and i think blue highlights are in this year.
ß Î Ø T Ç H

Boulder climber
bouldering
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:31am PT
One good Minerals shot deserves another.
Shack

Big Wall climber
Reno NV
Topic Author's Reply - Oct 9, 2012 - 02:16am PT
Riley, that will be investigated at a future test session.
Bryan has lots of custom hand loads of different bullet types and weights he needs to test.
He already has most of the chrono data.
Salamanizer

Trad climber
The land of Fruits & Nuts!
Oct 9, 2012 - 03:04am PT
Haha, thats pretty damn lucky.

I once hit a 20oz soda bottle with a Glock .40 cal sub-compact at about 120ft without really even aiming. I was bragging that I could easly shoot that rifle target with my pistol to my girlfriend because it was so close. She called my bluff, so I drew my pistol, squeezed off a round and hit it square in the center in about one second of aiming. She was shocked, but I was totally floored it actually hit much less came close. Of course, I totally played it off like that was the norm and no longer needed to prove myself to anyone with a follow up shot.

It was pretty damn lucky.
Shack

Big Wall climber
Reno NV
Topic Author's Reply - Oct 9, 2012 - 12:27pm PT
Is luck what results from years of practice?
I don't think so.
















Ok, it might have been luck.
Wade Icey

Trad climber
www.alohashirtrescue.com
Oct 9, 2012 - 12:33pm PT
I doubt even Minerals could pull off this shot twice.
micronut

Trad climber
Oct 9, 2012 - 01:23pm PT
Murderer.
couchmaster

climber
pdx
Oct 9, 2012 - 03:31pm PT
Wow, great shooting.
Michelle

Trad climber
she'll make.5 past light speed
Oct 9, 2012 - 03:35pm PT
Way to go Machine Gun Minerals.
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