Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Chatting and General Stuff > Member Introductions

Member Introductions Tell us about yourself. Include your Location in the thread title.


Reply

Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-21-2010, 06:59 PM
2@X 2@X is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 7
Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Gday all,
Names Mic, from the town of Closeburn, Queensland.
I spend a fair bit of time out here chasing Red Deer, Pigs, Feral dogs and Feral Cats. Currently shooting a Winchester Model 70 in 270 win. Looking to get into something a bit louder, along the lines of a 375VM or the like. Looks like I'm in the right spot to get the lowdown on this.
I also love fishing and camping with my fiance and we are both in the Rural Fire Service with heaps of wildfire experience.
I am currently doing study to join the police.

Cheers
Mic
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-21-2010, 09:14 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Blackfoot, Idaho
Posts: 8,238
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

2@X,

Welcome aboard!

Sounds like you'll fit right in. Pull up a seat an join the crowd.

Louder, eh? What's a "VM"?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-21-2010, 10:28 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 3,542
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Welcome, glad to have you here. Lots of good folks and lots of good info. Enjoy.

Roy, VM stands for Very Mean which is what most 375's are. oh I made myself laugh...sorry...couldn't pass that one up.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-21-2010, 11:05 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Northeast MS
Posts: 364
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Welcome aboard. I hope you enjoy this site, there are many guys here that really know their stuff and don't mind helping out. Australia is a beatiful country, I have always wanted to visit.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 07-22-2010, 08:42 AM
2@X 2@X is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 7
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Cheers for the welcome guys,
royinidaho, 375VM stands for the 375 Viersco Magnum. Gotta have dreams (just a pity mine are different to the missus' , she says big wedding, I say big rifle )
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 07-22-2010, 08:43 AM
2@X 2@X is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 7
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Quote:
Originally Posted by Chas1 View Post
Welcome, glad to have you here. Lots of good folks and lots of good info. Enjoy.

Roy, VM stands for Very Mean which is what most 375's are. oh I made myself laugh...sorry...couldn't pass that one up.
Haha, I was thinking 375 Varmint Mitigator!
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 07-22-2010, 09:33 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Blackfoot, Idaho
Posts: 8,238
Re: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia

Quote:
Originally Posted by 2@X View Post
Cheers for the welcome guys,
royinidaho, 375VM stands for the 375 Viersco Magnum. Gotta have dreams (just a pity mine are different to the missus' , she says big wedding, I say big rifle )
ah ha! I sense an opportunity for compromise. Maybe you could negotiate for a whole lot smaller wedding for a bit smaller cartridge. Such as a 375 SnipeTac.

Neither of you would hardly notice the difference.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Gday from South East Queensland, Australia
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gday from Australia RDavies Member Introductions 0 05-28-2011 06:10 PM
Justin 338 Australia Queensland justin 338 Member Introductions 0 01-08-2011 10:51 AM
Hi from South Australia coreyd Member Introductions 8 12-17-2010 07:11 AM
Hello from SE Queensland Australia dogger Member Introductions 11 09-03-2010 06:48 PM
hello from south/east indiana bigerik Member Introductions 1 05-12-2009 05:40 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC