collapse
Double U Hunting Supply GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR GPS MAP

Author Topic: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!  (Read 1621 times)

Offline Biggerhammer

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 4719
  • Location: Central Washington
  • Powder, primer, bullet JUNKIE.
The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« on: May 01, 2017, 01:37:43 PM »
Embrace the hate.

I've learned over time here, I'm the minority. An "Individual".

Offline 3boys

  • Virtual Campfire
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Hunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Jul 2008
  • Posts: 140
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2017, 01:41:24 PM »
What are you using? I have been looking at some new pellet guns for critter control and don't mind spending $$$ to get a good one. Tried the kids Red Ryder but need some thing with more range and accuracy. 

Offline Biggerhammer

  • Off-Topics
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2011
  • Posts: 4719
  • Location: Central Washington
  • Powder, primer, bullet JUNKIE.
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2017, 01:59:46 PM »
Just a Ruger Blackhawk Elite .177 pellet rifle.

Embrace the hate.

I've learned over time here, I'm the minority. An "Individual".

Offline JakeLand

  • WA State Trappers Association
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Sourdough
  • *
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 1747
  • Location: SULTAN
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2017, 05:17:52 PM »
 :IBCOOL: right on! I've been using a Gamo big cat and it drops crows at 35 yards and I'm able to take out rats up to 50 yards ! Keep it up

Offline Bob33

  • Global Moderator
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Explorer
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2009
  • Posts: 16857
  • Groups: SCI, RMEF, NRA
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2017, 06:00:40 PM »
Nice work on that critter.
Nature. It's cheaper than therapy.

Offline HUNTINCOUPLE

  • Lost Somewhere on the Praire of Klickitat Co. Chasing The Elusive BENCHLEG DEERS.
  • Virtual Campfire
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Old Salt
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2009
  • Posts: 6683
  • Location: Lyle WA, 98635
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2017, 06:02:39 PM »
That Ruger  is cool! :tup:
Slap some bacon on a biscut and lets go, were burrnin daylight!

Most peoples health is a decision not a condition?

Kill your television!  ICEMAN SAID TO!

Offline wadu1

  • Grumpy
  • Virtual Campfire
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Frontiersman
  • *
  • Join Date: Sep 2008
  • Posts: 2847
  • Location: Tacoma
  • RMEF, DU, NRA, PFE
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2017, 06:09:22 PM »
What are you using? I have been looking at some new pellet guns for critter control and don't mind spending $$$ to get a good one. Tried the kids Red Ryder but need some thing with more range and accuracy.
I'm using a Hammerli that I got a the Sportsman's Warehouse for under $125 on sale. Very accurate but noisy, I'm now using Calibri .22 that are like BB caps and very quiet in a rifle.   
"a fronte praecipitium a tergo lupi"

Offline high country

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: May 2007
  • Posts: 5132
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2017, 06:30:48 PM »
I worked for a company that had hundreds of them running around our equipment.  I asked about hunting them and they said no.....then they ate about $20k worth of wiring harnesses and suddenly I was back to being a merchant of death.

Fun times.

Offline JakeLand

  • WA State Trappers Association
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Sourdough
  • *
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 1747
  • Location: SULTAN
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #8 on: May 01, 2017, 07:59:15 PM »
How quiet is that ruger?

Offline Gringo31

  • Washington For Wildlife
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Old Salt
  • *
  • Join Date: May 2009
  • Posts: 5255
Re: The shop Ruger pellet rifles scores another nasty!
« Reply #9 on: May 12, 2017, 11:18:30 AM »
I've killed 8 or so rock chucks this year between 90-100 yards with my Airforce Talon 22 caliber.  Sage rats out to 130. 

Will cost you $600 or so but if you do, you'll no longer be bragging about 35 yards.  Miss at 50 yards and you'll be scratching your head about what went wrong.  :twocents:
We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
-Ronald Reagan

 

* Recent Topics

EPIC: is the only word by Skyvalhunter
[Today at 06:06:32 AM]


What strings you shoot? by crowinghen
[Today at 06:05:46 AM]


AK Results are up by Skyvalhunter
[Today at 05:59:49 AM]


F/S Gen 4 Glock 20 10mm by cohocrazy
[Today at 05:15:32 AM]


JOBS: Looking for work/Looking to hire by fisheral87
[Today at 04:52:33 AM]


Recomendations on rings? by Jason
[Today at 03:42:50 AM]


Commercial Fishing by Sitka_Blacktail
[Today at 01:02:25 AM]


For Sale- Christensen arms 300 ultra mag by Shadrach71
[Today at 12:24:25 AM]


FS: Magpul Hunter stock Rem 700 SA by Shadrach71
[Today at 12:16:36 AM]


2 dogs down by Kit Carson
[Today at 12:06:13 AM]


Redi and Nate's trapline by Kit Carson
[Today at 12:01:36 AM]


First ones of 2018 by Bone Chaser
[Yesterday at 11:32:29 PM]


Vortex Viper Hd by nalley112
[Yesterday at 11:30:21 PM]


GHG shell decoys by nalley112
[Yesterday at 11:29:00 PM]


Looking for area/land to hunt Turkeys by biggfish
[Yesterday at 11:28:41 PM]


WTT S&W 329pd 44mag + chest holster by scottfrick
[Yesterday at 10:51:20 PM]


FS: Leupold Vari-X II 3x9 scope by zackmioli
[Yesterday at 09:51:43 PM]


Stolen Toyota: UPDATE TRUCK WAS RECOVERED by Skillet
[Yesterday at 09:49:29 PM]


pike fishng cda lake by Skillet
[Yesterday at 09:40:16 PM]


Beetle advice by BlackRiverTaxidermy
[Yesterday at 09:39:35 PM]