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History Channel Extreem marksman

Discussion in 'Handguns: Autoloaders' started by jackslayer, Dec 15, 2008.

  1. jackslayer

    jackslayer Well-Known Member

    Watched some of this show last night. I was in TV heaven. A competitive marksman shot his pistol at a rate of 667 founds per minute. It looked like he was bump-firing the thing. Anyone else bump-fired their pistol? I would like to try but afraid I'd shoot myself
  2. Beagle-zebub

    Beagle-zebub Well-Known Member

    Well, if you only load two or three in the mag, you'll run dry before the gun could turn on you.
  3. FoMoGo

    FoMoGo Well-Known Member

    Damn... missed it...

  4. chrissmallwood

    chrissmallwood Well-Known Member

    I think Ive seen that show. If I remember right it was Jerry Miculek that did that and he was bump firing a 1911. It was pretty impressive.
  5. 12Bravo20

    12Bravo20 Well-Known Member

    Yes it was Jerry Miculek and he also shot 12 rounds out of a revolver blind folded under 6 seconds (one reload and all hit the steal target at both 5 and 10 yards). It was a good show that the History Channel runs every so often.
  6. uh-oh

    uh-oh Well-Known Member

    I DVR'd it and watched it again last night. I love how they show parts of the Ft. Benning 3-gun match on a "mainstream" channel. I think it puts out there for the uninitiated we're not just a bunch of hillbillies firing off muskets in the woods or sawing down Bambi with a full-auto EBR.

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