Tag Archives: NMT

Walk Around the Pond

I took a quick walk around the duck pond on the New Mexico Tech campus.  I don’t know what prompted me to walk around this duck pond today, but I was glad I did. I saw some turtles, and the … Continue reading

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Air Rifle Practice

I have been really bad about attending air rifle practice, and even worse about posting my scores. Here are the scores from the last two air rifle practices of the semester: 4/20/15 (sitting) 156/200 1X 218/300 2X 77/100 2X 4/27/15 … Continue reading

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Air Rifle Practice: 1/26/15

This past Monday, I had plenty of time to shoot during air rifle practice. Once again, I chose a pump air rifle, a Daisy 853, for this entire practice session. I shot the entire set from the sitting position. Overall, … Continue reading

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Air Rifle Practice: 1/12/15

I had a remarkable day in air rifle practice. I used a Daisy 853, as I prefer the pump guns to the gas guns. I started out shooting sitting, scoring a 138/200, 3X, and it was only that low because … Continue reading

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Air Rifle Practice: 12/1/14

I shot a Daisy 777 from the sitting position in Monday’s air rifle practice. I’ve been out of practice, but I’m quickly getting back into the hang of it! 64/100 40/60

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Air Rifle Practice: 2/17/14

I didn’t shoot really well today. I shot standing with some precision air rifle, and though I liked the sights on it, it was pearls before swine for I was far too shaky today. 100/200 55/100 I also took a … Continue reading

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Air Rifle Practice: 2/10/14

Today was an exceptionally frustrating day at air rifle practice. I grabbed the same Daisy 853 (G.O.) pump rifle that I had last week. It has an issue with fliers, where a shot will occasionally fly high or low (visibly … Continue reading

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