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Old 07-11-2019, 12:02 PM
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We can never have too many toys
Oh yes you can. Especially when you've got to carry all that stuff up and down those dang hills! Sure am glad I listened to a buddy who told me to "pack light" for Avenal...
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Old 07-13-2019, 8:39 AM
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OK took a little time but here it is.

As listed in a previous post in this thread this is my setup. It is heavy at 4.5 pounds just for the tripod and head. The position the rifle is in is my Kneeling position. I bought a Magpul 7" rail and used T nuts to mount it to the stock. It's not that hard to modify a stock for a Arca rail.

The tripod does come with spiked feet that replace the rubber feet if needed.

All for less than the cost of a Hog Saddle, Arca rail and T nuts included.

Here's the funny thing. The tripod has a removable third leg for use as a mono pod. But that converts the tripod to a bipod. A bipod that goes from 12" to 61" in range and everywhere in between. Not very useful on a PRS course of fire but would be funny on an barricade that allows the use of a bipod and you could shoot in a far more comfortable position although most likely not very stable.

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Old 07-18-2019, 1:28 PM
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Speaking of tripods——

We are hosting a team field match in November in Central Ca. This can be shot as an individual or we can hook people up.

This will be a chance to really use your Tripod, tall shooting sticks or whatever gets you up and stable. The shooting areas will be all natural slopes, with some dead space from other hills that will be best addressed with the sticks or tripods.

PM me for details.

This is a great way to get a ton of practice for hunting with a tripod or any practical field type use .



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D.I.Y. Barricade simulator using RRS tripod.

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