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Hi Everyone.

Discussion in 'Introduce yourself' started by Wynne G Oldman, Jan 11, 2014.

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    Hi Folks. I took up 10m air pistol and 25 yard small bore rifle shooting around 4 months ago. I'm from Bury, Lancashire and I'm a member of Bury Rifle Club. I've bought myself a Baikal IZH-46M and am very pleased with it. I've set up a 10m range at my works so I'm lucky enough to be able to practise at lunch time. Looking forward to learning from you guys and sharing my highly enjoyable but sometimes frustrating experiences as I learn the dark art of 10m air pistol. :D
     
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