Half Moon Club Pictures

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  1. siml

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    Lets see the people that can join the half moon club!

    We all know this has happened to a lot of us in the past, who has a half moon cut on the forehead from a rifle scope, our very own famous @Royal27 has been willing to be the first guinea pig...here's his photo. Witnessed by @gizmo and @ActionBob . royal moon.jpg

    Please post your pics...:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     
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  2. PHOENIX PHIL

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    Been there done that, but no pics. Once and only once have I done that, about 25 years ago with a 7mm Rem Mag.
     
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  3. siml

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    416 Rigby on a suni.

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  4. rookhawk

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    Isn't this the "Roy Weatherby Fan Club"?
     

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    Muzzleloader on whitetail. Shooting prone and rifle slipped under my shoulder.

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  6. ActionBob

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    I'm fortunately not in this club, but it was my CZ in 505 Gibbs that got Royal. After passing it around at Gizmo's place and several guys, inexperienced shooting big bores, took turns. Both Royal and I carefully explained how to hold and shoot a big bore, having them dry fire, etc.

    Then Royal was gracious enough to show everyone how not to do it. :sneaky::rolleyes::confused:
     
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    Bless his big ole Texas heart! :D
     
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    Ha Ha these pics are priceless, usually my client don't want me to take a picture of their half-moons but ill keep trying to get one someday.
     
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    I got hit with a Leupold scope on a 50 bmg bolt rifle one time (only one time). But it was before everyone has a camera phone in their pocket, so no pics thankfully. Man, did it bleeed! Everywhere!!
     
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    @Royal27 it was nice of @gizmo to let you use his pink ears:D
     
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    That's good(y) :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
     

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    Back in the late 1960's or early 70's, I heard a man at my local rifle range, refer to this type of injury as:

    "Weatherby Eyebrow".
     
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    Now Heres a Club That I'm glad I'm not a member of
     
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    @ActionBob that rifle hit me a couple times but thankfully never hard enough to draw blood. ive never had a rifle draw blood on my head but ive had a double rifle cut me real good with the front trigger! worse part is it happened when I was showing some other people how to use a double rifle :oops:.

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    He says he didn't know where they came from, but they were at his place, so....

    @gizmo even made me hold his beer while putting the bandaid on.
     
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  17. Royal27

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    That makes me feel.a little better Matt. I didn't realize it had hit you.
     
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    Without the bandaid, and earmuffs.
     
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    @Royal27 that's funny, just imagining you holding @gizmo beer while he doctors you..........
     

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    No documented pics, but have scoped myself a time or two over the years
     

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