I've had 9mm and .45 ACP rounds bounce back and hit me at low speed off of steel plates at a shorter distance (50 yards or so), but can you imagine that? If I was him I'd go buy a Lottery ticket immediately as he's one lucky SOB.
If I was him I probably would have thought that that was far enough too.
It looked like a couple of hundred yards away.
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August 14, 2007, 08:58 PM
I had to watch that a few times. You can see it hit the ground in front of him just before it hits his earmuffs.
That was some crazy ******. I don't know what else to say.
August 14, 2007, 08:59 PM
The Deer Hunter
August 14, 2007, 09:32 PM
Wasn't the guy who got hits friend a member here?
August 14, 2007, 10:09 PM
August 14, 2007, 11:34 PM
Had a buddy loose a nut to a 9mm off a steel plate...
The Annoyed Man
August 14, 2007, 11:55 PM
Had a buddy loose a nut to a 9mm off a steel plate...There's just no come back for that one. :D
I'll bet he was glad he wasn't shooting a .44 Mag.
August 15, 2007, 11:39 AM
Whitman31: Had a buddy loose a nut to a 9mm off a steel plate...
It's been said before, but I'll say it again. For sufficient penetration ya gotta love ball ammo. :D While I'm at it, why was his nut on a steel plate? :scrutiny:
Okay, sorry, sorry, low road was too tempting... :o
August 15, 2007, 12:32 PM
Wasn't the guy who got hits friend a member here?Yes, George Hill (aka Mad Ogre).