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Tannerite friendly shooting areas?

Discussion in 'Rallying Point and Range Discussions' started by db_tanker, Jan 6, 2006.

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  1. db_tanker

    db_tanker Member

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    a few friends and myself are looing for somwhere in the areas north of Houston were we can touch off Tannerite?

    The one place where we were doing it, the lease I was on during the off seasons, well, the owners son is becoming a bit too unbearable for us to deal with.

    Mind you, we are responsible shooters and clean up our messes...my bud shoots a bunch of Wolf and other steel case and we clean that up as well as dead targets or the pieces thereof.


    Thanks!
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  2. mec

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    the stuff is LOUD
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    we generally set it up a little further downrange. :) lol


    also do multi-charge shots, too...most we have done I think is 17 into an old Accurate Arms 8 lb powder jug. Took down a tree with it.


    Cars are fun to play with when it comes to tannerite...can make a hard-top into a convertable fairly easily with it. :evil:


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  4. mec

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    That was just about 6 oz in the picture. We did some mulitiples too but generally because we were having trouble getting it to go off and added the un exploded mixture to the next shot. I shot two of the little bottles taped to a fairly large tree from 25 yards with a 458 Lott. Set them off and the overall loudness of the thing kept me from really noticing any recoil.
     
  5. taliv

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    what's the least powerful cartridge you guys have been able to set tannerite off with?
     
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    Did a 7 charge with a 22 Hornet...factory load, Winchester Grey box.

    Otherwise, generally use 223 and 308. Want to try out my 7-30 Waters to touch it off.

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