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The reviews here were very promising, and it has to beat doing it with a cordless drill......so I couldn't say no.

 

On another random note, I was squadded with one of your Club mates today at West Atholl DW. Jim K, nice chap.

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Oh yes, I know Jim well - it's unusual for him to stray so far from home. How was the shooting? Was this a club FTR shoot? We had most of the Atholl and East/West of Scotland guys up at ours last weekend for the Inverness-shire open.

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He was shooting F class for the first time, along with me. Neither of us set the heather alight, I think I out did him by a shot but that was about it. It was a 400-500-600 shoot.

 

Nice day out though, other than the midges. Wind was fairly calm, weather good.

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That's very daring for Jim, I'll have to pull his leg on Tuesday evening. We're going to venture south to Atholl for the F-Class league shoot on 7/8/9 October, my son wants to have a go.

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I don't think either of us were 'pure pish' by any means for a first go. Bit of a learning curve coming off TR targets onto the F Class stuff.

 

Was my first time at West Atholl today, nice range.

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As Jim my have told you, we have recently switched over from TR targets to F-Class at Cawdor - culture shock for most of us, but not as bad as I expected. There were some fairly high scores last weekend despite the changeover.

 

You'll have to venture north to Cawdor sometime.

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I certainly will do, it's a bit of a hike though.

 

Was a shock to the system having to be up at 6 to get sorted and out the door to be at West Atholl on time, I'm used to getting up at 8, rolling out of bed and a 20 minute leisurely drive to Blair Adam.....

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We're 25 miles door-to-door for Cawdor, but Blair is 2 hours on the way down in the morning, but easily 3 hours back with Sunday drivers.

 

We've discussed a club-to-club shoot with your guys, hoping to fix something up for next year.

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Mine is currently enjoying it's European tour courtesy of DPD ... ... ...

 

So far Dupnitsa (Bulgaria) -> Sofia (Bulgaria) -> Budapest (Hungary) -> Neufahrn (Germany).

 

I wonder where else it's going to stop off?

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Mine arrived today........works fine, is nicely made, and at the price, a no-brainer...............well done Lubo

 

Re-Pete

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Mine is currently enjoying it's European tour courtesy of DPD ... ... ...

 

So far Dupnitsa (Bulgaria) -> Sofia (Bulgaria) -> Budapest (Hungary) -> Neufahrn (Germany).

 

I wonder where else it's going to stop off?

 

I guess you're is sitting next to mine then....... I bought a bottle of propane today in the vane hope I could get to play tonight....

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I'm not expecting it before Monday at the earliest. DPD don't deliver domestic in our area so we have to rely on a sub-contractor which automatically factors in an extra day.

 

Gas canister/torch plus Tempilaq waiting and ready plus 100 retired Lapua .308W cases ready to play with.

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Im heading south from work tomorrow afternoon, Warcop bound for Saturday morning, so I doubt I'll see it til Monday anyway.

 

I have a mountain of .260 brass formed from .243 that can be played with.

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My machine arrived two days ago, only just had the chance to try it. It's very, very well made, and is incredible value for money. I wish I'd bought a 223 top disc and a larger WSM disc in case I change calibre.

 

Please what is the price of buying the spare discs alone on top?

 

Well done Lubo!

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I just paid £15/each for my three extra disks - I have .223/.308/.300 WSM/7.5x55mm - I suspect I could have got away with just three.

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Will us UK boys need any adapters etc for the plugs etc. What voltage are they and does it come with a 3 pin plug?

 

Thanks

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Will us UK boys need any adapters etc for the plugs etc. What voltage are they and does it come with a 3 pin plug?

Thanks

See below ... ... ...

 

I bought one of these £6 power supplies from Amazon to simplify things, as I am not keen on adapters:

 

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00KONSSAC/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1

I followed Binnzy's reccomendation - works perfectly.

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See below ... ... ...

 

I followed Binnzy's reccomendation - works perfectly.

Cheers buddy. I'll order one.

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Good job Lubo - do you ever manage to sleep let alone shoot?

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Can't wait to get mine

 

Steve

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Worth every penny - especially considering it functions pretty well the same as the Bench Source machine at several times the price.

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