Greetings from the Northeast
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10-16-2013, 10:40 AM #1
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Greetings from the Northeast
Hello everyone, I just signed up to this site yesterday. I've not been to Africa yet, but that day will come. I started getting into Double Rifles about 4 years ago. My first? An 18 bore percussion Joseph Lang from circa 1835. A real beauty and it shoots, too.
Next was a Pedersoli .72 Kodiak which I am ashamed to say I still have not shot. Going back to the vintage British arms I love so much I acquired an Alex Henry .450BPE 3 1/4", TWO E M Reilly .500 BPE's bought about 6 months apart, and finally a T Woodward .500BPE. All .500's are 3"
I'll make the jump to Nitro in a couple years, if all goes well. In fact I was waiting on a Butch Searcy .450 NE but before he finished it I fell for the Woodward and also a sporterized Mauser .416 Rigby. C'est la vie.
So in the meantime I'll enjoy reading about all of your African exploits and solicit your experienced advice from time to time.
Best Regards - Adam12
10-16-2013, 10:54 AM #2
- Member of Houston Safari Club, Gulf Coast SCI, SCI International. Rowland Ward, NRA, RMEF, Nort American Hunting Club - Life Member, Texas Trophy Hunters
- Hunted Mozambique, South Africa, (Kwa-Zulu Natal & East Cape), Zimbabwe (Charisa & West Nicholson), U.S.(Texas, New Mexico, LA, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Wyoming & Montana), Canada (Alberta) & Argentina (Cordoba)
Welcome to AH Adam12!" Once You Leave Africa.....She Never Leaves You"
10-16-2013, 11:11 AM #3
- Member of SA Hunters, East Gape Game Management Association, Wildlife Ranching South Africa.
- Hunted Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia
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Welcome aboard AH adam12! Looking forward hearing from you.
10-16-2013, 11:22 AM #4
- Member of Northeast Wisconsin SCI chapter, Lifetime member of NRA,RMEF
- Hunted Namibia, South Africa (East Cape, Guateng and Limpopo)
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Welcome to AH, Adam12!
10-16-2013, 11:58 AM #5
- Member of RFEC, RFETO
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Welcome to AH, Adam !
10-16-2013, 04:48 PM #6
- Member of NAHC Life Member, NRA Life Member,SCI, Buckmasters
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Welcome to AH Adam12! Enjoy the site if you have any questions fire away and the great members here will try to answer them for you.Enjoy life now -- it has an expiration date.
10-16-2013, 11:52 PM #7
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10-17-2013, 01:49 AM #8
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10-17-2013, 09:25 PM #9
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Welcome to AH.
Please share some pictures of these firearms of yours.Practice whispering before you leave for Africa!
A Legend in my own mind!