"Hallo" from sunny South Africa

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  1. JHN

    JHN New Member

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    Hi,
    My name is Johan Nel. I live (and hunt) in a country on the best continent on Earth for hunting, namely South Africa. I've come across your forum searching for some point of interested and was directed here. As I am a hunter and hunt annually in South Africa (mainly for meat, not trophies) and we have a mutual interest, I decided to join this forum. I currently own one center fire rifle and am in the process of purchasing a second and am contemplating a third. I love to reload for my rifle and apart from hunting, spend time on the shooting range, burning some powder. I have been hunting for a number of years now and hope to continue doing so for many more.
    Warm Greeting to you all!
    Regards,
    JHN
     
  2. AfricaHunting.com

    AfricaHunting.com FOUNDER AH Ambassador

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    Welcome to AH JHN! Looking forward to your contribution.
     
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    hi johan welcome to AH. what rifle do you have now and what are you thinking of buying.
     
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    Hello Johan good to have you.
     
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    Welcome to AH, Johan !
     
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    Welkom. I am an American, maar Ek probeer Afrikaans leer.

    Enjoy the site, bro.
     
  7. JHN

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    Thank you for all the welcomes.
    I currently own a 7x57mm Mauser and am in the process of buying a .303 British on a sporterised P14 action. Then I am contemplating on a .375 calibre, either H&H or Ruger. I think my inclination is toward the .375 Ruger. The shorter case and action appeals to me and the two calibres are ballistic twins. The downside is the lack of availability of .375 Ruger ammo and cases is South Africa.
     
  8. JHN

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    Dankie accipiter, dis lekker om te sien mense wil wel Afrikaans leer( Thanks accipiter, it's nice to find people that want to learn Afrikaans).
     
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    Welcome to AH.
     
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    gday johan
    welcome and enjoy the site .
     
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    Welcome Johan

    I just love my 7x57 Musgrave

    Have a good one
     
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    Welcome from Minnesota USA,,I'l be hunting SA in May of this Year,,I'll Buy you a Brew at the Afton House if your in the neighborhood
     
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    Welcome to AH From Texas USA, you will like the guys here, and we all envy you living in Africa! Good hunting!
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    Welcome to AH JHN! Enjoy the site and feel free to share some of your hunting pics with us.
     

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