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Hi Everyone

Discussion in 'Introduce yourself' started by Steve74, Apr 17, 2019.

  1. Steve74

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    Hey guys and gals. Just popping in to say hi after looking to get back into shooting.

    Used to have a Webley Tempest and a rifle (don't remember the make) as a kid, and used to be in the cadets in my teenage years, but haven't fired anything for a long time, until a recent event at Uttoxeter Rifle Club, where I got to fire lots of big-boy rifles. It was sooooo much fun.

    Anyway, it's given me the bug again, and just ordered a Remington Thunderceptor .177 for home plinking, pest control, and perhaps to take to my local range.

    Steve.
     
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    Welcome. Glad to have you on board.
     
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    Hi Steve, welcome to the forum. :welcome:
     
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    welcome to the forum mate
     
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    pjbingham Prime Kentish Beef

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    Hi there buddy and welcome to the forum. :tea:
     
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    A very warm :welcome: to our fine forum Steve, it’s good to have you join us ….….… :thumb:
     
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    :welcome: to the forum Steve, enjoy:thumb:
     
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    Hi there. That remington has good lines i like it:thumb:
     
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    Welcome Steve, this is the start of endless posts in pursuits of the "best gun" :eek:
     
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    Ha, I can imagine. Thanks for the welcome one and all.
     
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    HIYA STEVE . . . . . WELCOME TO OUR AIRGUN FORUM . . . . . ENJOY . . . . . :welcome:
     
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