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Plinking Targets

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Pavarotti, Jun 27, 2012.

  1. Pavarotti

    Pavarotti Engaging Member

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    Some time ago there was a thread on various things to use for plinking. I thought the ice cube one was great. During the cold spell some months back it was great fun shooting sheet ice. The thin stuff shattered and the thick ice left nice marks.

    I have recently been using ring pull can lids. The ring pull can be turned 90 dgrees which makes the lids stand up. When hit squarely with a .22 not only does the "ping" sound great but they tend to fly off in a most satisfying way.

    Thermalite blocks are also good. If you have a clapped out old saw they can be cut into thin slices. When hit they shatter and disintegrate into powder.

    All great fun Doesn't beat ice though. Ice doesn't have to be swept up.
     
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    Get some large bits of chalk and use an old hacksaw to cut them into disks.they are great
     
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    I shoot pistols and I like jam jar lids, I hang them across a thing metal stick and shoot them like spinners! plentiful and good to bust up!

    I also use empty co2 capsules, I just stick them tip down in the dirt and shoot them down. Fun when you have about 50 empties lined up.. one miss and you have to start again! ;)

    I used to make 50p size disks from dried wall plaster/filler as they explode! bit of a faff though but might make some more later to use in the week if I can't sleep.

    Snails! not everyones favourite targets but damn! they go splat! teeny bit curel though ;)

    plastic army men and any other thin plastic toys!
     

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