new member from northeast FL

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by timjax, Oct 27, 2013.

  1. timjax

    timjax New Member

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    Hi - I'm from NorthEast Florida and took up hunting again after MANY years of inactivity. Used my 13 year-old son as my front line excuse. Bought us both a Marlin 336CS ('89 and '91) 30-30 to use with deer and hogs. He shoots his rifle well, but hasn't seen a deer to shoot at yet. Missed one hog running across a logging road. I've knocked down several deer and hog, from 50 to 120 yards. One buck ran about 40 yards before stopping, but the others just went down where they stood. I can't speak more highly of the guns. Plus they just look like rifles should look, heh? Well, hello, and nice to be here.
     
  2. lingr

    lingr Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the forum! Glad to have you.
     

  3. LT2108

    LT2108 Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting

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    Welcome to the Marlin Forum !
     
  4. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Lifetime Supporting

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    Welcome to the Marlin Firearms Forum !!

    Glad you decided to join our community...
     
  5. Gumpy

    Gumpy AKA Richard Prestage

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    Welcome to the forum. That was a pretty good reason for buying a gun. I will have to remember that one! I'm always looking for excuses .
     
  6. greyhawk50

    greyhawk50 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the Marlin Forum. Pretty friendly group here. Join in.
     
  7. FOUR4D4

    FOUR4D4 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the forum
     
  8. DUTCHS

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    Welcome from Ocala Timjax...Enjoy the forum!!
     
  9. Bucky

    Bucky Well-Known Member

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    Welcome aboard Mate !
    From "down under"