Long range varmint results – June 11, 2017

I suspect the wind kept a few shooters away. We still ended up with 22 shooters. We finally got Scotty to come out and play. It was good to have him out. I measured winds in excess of 20 mph, but everyone came prepared. We had scores in the 20s in every class. Not to […]

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MOA Targets

If you’re in need of steel targets, please be sure to check out MOA Targets. MOA targets has been supplying PVGC with targets for several years now, which is a testament to the quality of these products! MOA Targets offers laser cut hardened steel (AR400 and AR500, depending on application) as static gong targets, knockdown […]

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600 Yard High power Match Results 5/20/2017

The May 20th 600 yard match had a good turnout. The weather was clear and sunny with everyone getting one relay in where the wind was minimal. The light wind was coming from the west and on the second target, it dropped, then came from the east and increased in speed and stayed that way […]

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Volunteers Needed for Junior and Family Shooting Event!

Attention all Palomino Valley Gun Club members. PVGC Member, Mathew Weaver has proposed as new shooting event suited towards youth and families with the goal of introducing kids to guns, gun safety and competitive shooting in a family friendly setting. The club has reserved┬áthe smallbore range on Sunday, July 23 for this event, but in […]

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Experiment: effects of barrel length on velocity and accuracy, by Addison Mohler

Palomino Valley Gun Club Member, Addison Mohler, conducted an experiment where he explored the effects of barrel length as it relates to bullet velocity and accuracy. The following is as writeup of the methodology and findings. Hypothesis As a rifle barrel is systematically shortened, the muzzle velocity will remain relatively constant then drop off when […]

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Stand Proud K9 Training

Katy Ceccarelli, daughter of Palomino Valley Gun Club member and Match Director Mick Ceccarelli, has recently embarked a new business venture, Stand Proud K9 Training. Stand Proud K9 Training offers comprehensive dog training services including private lessons, group lessons, board and train, behavioral modification, and puppy programs. If you are in need of K9 training […]

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1000 Yard High power Match Results 5/21/2017

The day started with expectations of good scores due to the flags hanging straight down. That feeling was maintained until the fifth shot of the first relay and things went downhill as the wind came up from the west dropped, reversed and came from the east. The wind was 8-12 mph with gusts to 17 […]

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SMALLBORE SILLHOUETTE MATCH RESULTS 20 MAY 2017

Saturday, 20 MAY 2017 turned out to be a great day to shoot, with sunny skies, gentle breezes and VERY comfortable temperatures. It didn’t get overly breezy until about when the match was finished and we were handing out ribbons, We had 21 shooters on this day, with one shooter electing to shoot in two […]

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