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DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« on: October 10, 2015, 05:02:29 PM »
Ran across this place, kinda figured folks here get a kick outta it!

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Re: DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2015, 06:39:17 AM »
Great read there old fogey!  (T^
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Re: DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2015, 10:40:40 AM »
Interesting read! Just don't think I'm ready to go deer hunting with a cannon
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Re: DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2015, 01:40:13 PM »
Yeah, me too. Trying to set a cannon to shoot a deer...Boy, too much work for me. Besides, if i killed that deer...not much meat would be on it.  :-[
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Re: DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2015, 05:21:18 PM »
Fill the cannon with bird shot and fire at a flock of ducks.  Of course your retriever may take one look at the pile of ducks in the water and quit. {:(
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Re: DIY BP Cannon (Firepower the Olde-fashoined Way)!
« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2015, 07:23:23 PM »
That's exactly what the old-timers did back in the day (look up "Punt gun" and you'll see what I mean).