Parker Gun Collectors Association Forums  

Go Back   Parker Gun Collectors Association Forums Parker Forums Parker Single Barrel Trap Shotguns

Notices

Reply
Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 12-07-2022, 12:11 PM   #21
Member
John Davis
PGCA Lifetime
Member
 
John Davis's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,507
Thanks: 2,544
Thanked 4,829 Times in 984 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Randy Davis View Post
Boy`s... It`s The Indian not The Arrow.
First, it's extremely important that the Indian finds an arrow that fits him.

Second, there's no substitute for practice.
__________________
"Life is short and you're dead an awful long time." Destry L. Hoffard

"Oh Christ, just shoot the damn thing."
Destry L. Hoffard
John Davis is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to John Davis For Your Post:
Unread 12-07-2022, 03:29 PM   #22
Member
Mike of the Mountain
PGCA Lifetime
Member

Member Info
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 3,496
Thanks: 11,788
Thanked 6,253 Times in 1,885 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by John Davis View Post
First, it's extremely important that the Indian finds an arrow that fits him.

Second, there's no substitute for practice.
YOU ARE 100% CORRECT EL SCORCHO !!
Mike Koneski is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Mike Koneski For Your Post:
Visit Mike Koneski's homepage!
Unread 12-07-2022, 05:15 PM   #23
Member
Mike Franzen
PGCA Lifetime
Member
 
Mike Franzen's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 2,708
Thanks: 1,136
Thanked 4,050 Times in 1,204 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Randy Davis View Post
Boy`s... It`s The Indian not The Arrow. Mighty fine shooting John!
Randy Iím going to have to respectfully disagree with that. You see JN Davis shoots as well as he does precisely because heís shooting a Parker - guns that he loves and has great passion for. I donít believe he would be as involved with the game were he shooting a K gun or anything else. He tried Elsieís and Ithacaís and didnít get very far.
Mike Franzen is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Mike Franzen For Your Post:
Visit Mike Franzen's homepage!
Unread 12-11-2022, 07:36 PM   #24
Member
John Davis
PGCA Lifetime
Member
 
John Davis's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,507
Thanks: 2,544
Thanked 4,829 Times in 984 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mike Franzen View Post
Randy Iím going to have to respectfully disagree with that. You see JN Davis shoots as well as he does precisely because heís shooting a Parker - guns that he loves and has great passion for. I donít believe he would be as involved with the game were he shooting a K gun or anything else. He tried Elsieís and Ithacaís and didnít get very far.
First to God, then to Parker Bros.
__________________
"Life is short and you're dead an awful long time." Destry L. Hoffard

"Oh Christ, just shoot the damn thing."
Destry L. Hoffard
John Davis is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to John Davis For Your Post:
Unread 12-14-2022, 10:08 AM   #25
Member
Harry Gietler
PGCA Member
 
Harry Gietler's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Posts: 507
Thanks: 466
Thanked 582 Times in 198 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mike Franzen View Post
When you stop for a minute and think about it, this is a truly amazing accomplishment. Heís not shooting vintage events. He and his Parkers are going against guns that have a hundred years more evolutionary development. Contraptions that barely resemble a traditional shotgun and are current state of the art. Yet he is consistently beating his competition. Whatís more amazing is heís only been shooting trap about 5 years. Had he been around back in the day we would be reading about his exploits in Parkers in Pulp. A. W. Money, Judge Gildersleeve or even I. R. Pancake have nothing on J. N. Davis!
That's Because He is a ''Excellent Shot'', Practice's a lot, AND I Believe He Has His Own Trap Shooting Range in His Back Yard. I think John would out Shoot
Most of Us Guys no matter what Gun He was using. But He uses a Parker , the Gun He Shoots the Best. Keep up the Good Shooting John.

Harry
Harry Gietler is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Harry Gietler For Your Post:
Unread 12-14-2022, 12:08 PM   #26
Member
mobirdhunter
PGCA Lifetime
Member
 
Garry L Gordon's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 3,757
Thanks: 10,328
Thanked 7,123 Times in 2,381 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Randy Davis View Post
Boy`s... It`s The Indian not The Arrow. Mighty fine shooting John!
But Randy, this Indian would rather miss with a fine old gunÖand enjoy when someone of Johnís caliber does so well with his
__________________
ďEvery day I wonder how many things I am dead wrong about.Ē
― Jim Harrison
"'I promise you,' he said, 'on my word of honor, I won't die on the opening of the bird season.'" -- Robert Ruark (from The Old Man and the Boy)
Garry L Gordon is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Garry L Gordon For Your Post:
Unread 12-16-2022, 04:04 PM   #27
Member
Bill Murphy
PGCA Lifetime
Member Since
Second Grade

Member Info
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 14,534
Thanks: 5,496
Thanked 7,679 Times in 4,176 Posts

Default

A trap range in my back yard and a pallet of 7/8 ounce 1200 fps 12 gauge shells. I think that may be the solution to my problem. I already have a rack of Parker singles.
Bill Murphy is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Bill Murphy For Your Post:
Unread 12-16-2022, 09:44 PM   #28
Member
John Davis
PGCA Lifetime
Member
 
John Davis's Avatar

Member Info
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,507
Thanks: 2,544
Thanked 4,829 Times in 984 Posts

Default

I prefer 1 1/8 oz., but only because they want let me shoot 1 1/4.
__________________
"Life is short and you're dead an awful long time." Destry L. Hoffard

"Oh Christ, just shoot the damn thing."
Destry L. Hoffard
John Davis is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to John Davis For Your Post:
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:44 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 1998 - 2023, Parkerguns.org
Copyright © 2004 Design par Megatekno
- 2008 style update 3.7 avec l'autorisation de son auteur par Stradfred.