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Discussion in 'Uncategorized Threads' started by new guy, Nov 22, 2007.

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  1. new guy

    new guy TS Member

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    We have a new Steel pattern board with 4 in hole.Members wanted it for POI,what is best material to use Paint,Grease/motor oil.Something that works without a lot of mess. I am old school I like paper or cardboard. Thanks
     
  2. Bob Hawkes

    Bob Hawkes Well-Known Member

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    Mike, Shooting POI at 13 yds. at a steel plate will result in your being hit with rebounding shot. I would highly recommend using the paper or cardboard instead. Good health and good shooting, Bob H.
     
  3. ricks1

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    put up a sign because there WILL be some dumb ass shoot at it with STEEL shot happened here in the indoor range 4 people got hit rick
     
  4. zzt

    zzt Well-Known Member

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    white lithium grease.
     
  5. wizard!

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    GREASE BOARD SPECS
    BOARD IS 36” X 36” 1/8” THICK WEIGHT 99 LBS

    GREASE COATING FORMULA
    5 TUBS WHITE LITHUM GREASE
    APPROX ½ QUART SYNTHETIC OIL
    ½ + QUART OF WHITE PAINT PIGMENT(available at lowes paint)

    stir all of this up in container smear on board with rubber gloves and roll out with paint roller
     
  6. Shady Creek

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    Thanks wizard, one of the "many" things I didn't know. GOOD LUCK
     
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