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Head Shot

Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by jerrytrini, Nov 11, 2004.

  1. jerrytrini

    jerrytrini

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    Did you see the bad guy get shot in the head by an LAPD Sgt? This bad guy took one of the clerks in the Mexican Consulate hostage. The Sgt was a firearms instructor at the Academy, score 1 for the good guys.
     
  2. 9MX

    9MX Rei!

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    post the link/article sir jerry:)
     

  3. Amateurknight

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    Yup I saw the footage in CNN yesterday and that was a very nice shot. Sana ganun din yung mga pulis dyan sa atin, naalala ko tuloy yung hostage situation dun sa bus terminal sa Pasay. Laglag na yung hostage taker niratrat pa kaya pati yung hostage na bata ay parang pegboard. ;g :soap:
     
  5. antediluvianist

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    This might sound offensive to some , but I remember there was a Filipino expat working in a neighboring Asian country (I'll not say which) who told me that the WORST shot to take against a bad guy there was a headshot, because people there have very tiny brains so the overwhelming chance was that the bullet would go right through the head and not hit the brain. Well, Pinoy humor I guess. He also said that was why so many attempted suicides there failed, couldn't hit the brain.
     
  6. julianz

    julianz toxic master

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    thats a good one , try the natives here were iam working lusaw na mga utak sa tea at sa kauumpug ng ulo sa sahig;f
     
  7. krinkov

    krinkov Shutter Maniac

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    i remember during an IDPA shoot where it was mandatory to take a head shot. it was doable but it was so tiring considering the stress on the shooter's part. kahit na board lang e ang hirap gawin if you're looking to take that kind of a shot.
     
  8. batangueno

    batangueno Shock Resist

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    You are right krinkov, head shots are part of the IDPA classifier, ala mozambique drill.