Forum rules?

Discussion in 'Long Range Hunting & Shooting' started by Oldschool280, Aug 21, 2019.

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  1. Oldschool280

    Oldschool280 Well-Known Member

    Jan 22, 2016
    hey where are the rules posted? I can’t find them
  2. Oldschool280

    Oldschool280 Well-Known Member

    Jan 22, 2016
    Aha found them
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  3. Len Backus

    Len Backus Administrator Staff Member

    May 2, 2001
    For others:

    Unless you are a paid Sponsor you may not do anything on the site designed primarily to promote your own business.

    You may not link to any commercial non-Sponsor website in your signature. You may not include the name of any non-Sponsor business in your Username, Signature or in your Public Profile including the Home Page found there. This rule applies whether or not you are the owner of the business. You may not have a User Name that promotes your business (Bill's Accurate Guns). You may not post a message that is for the purpose of promoting your business with either text or pictures. Non-Sponsors may post replies of a helpful nature that involve topics related to their trade or type of business in response to requests for such general information from other members. Non-Sponsor forum members engaged in a profit making enterprise who receive a direct request for their services or products in a thread may post "PM Sent" or "email sent" and the conduct their business off line.

    Sponsors are allowed to post anywhere in the forums.

    This board was created for the expressed purpose of discussing the methods, equipment and techniques of Long Range Hunting without the burden of discussing or debating *Rule 1 Violation*s. Although we all individually have *Rule 1 Violation*s and limitations on what we consider correct WE DO NOT discuss nor will we tolerate discussions of *Rule 1 Violation*s on this site. We are here to learn and share methods, techniques and equipment ideas.

    This is a privately owned site developed to foster discussions about Long Range Hunting between like minded hunters.
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  4. Frog4aday

    Frog4aday Well-Known Member

    Oct 25, 2007
    Rule #1 violation is discussing E T H I C S.
    That got 'wiped out' in Len's post (above.)
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  5. jasonco

    jasonco Well-Known Member LRH Team Member

    Feb 11, 2009
    When there is a 6.5 Creedmoor "anything" post, every one of the Rules is broken.
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  6. Hand Skills

    Hand Skills Well-Known Member

    Nov 1, 2017
    Thanks for spelling it out

    Pretty funny the way it reads in Len's post, but I could see that causing confusion for one who doesn't click the link.
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