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Old 8th July 2010, 08:45 PM
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Originally Posted by mr dink View Post
I think if you check air gun history it was FT that started in the USA and was first thought of because to many hunter,s were wounding animals ,although how they pulled up tin bear,s and mountain lion,s is beond me ,and HFT was started by somone who didnt like sitting down ,whoever it was i,m greatful after shooting FT since 1989 i like lying down.
They certainly started shooting FT here in the UK in the early 80's as a means to practice & test their hunting skills, they even used paper stickers for kill zones before knock down type targets were invented. Within a year or so it had developed into a pure target sport.
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