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    Scope bit

    Got "scope bit" a couple of weeks ago. Hurt like hell, needed 5 stutches. How many of you have had this happen?

    In case you don't know, scope bit means that a scope hit you in the face while shooting.
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    Nope. It's a rookie mistake to get too close to the scope.
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    A friend of mine did it with my .300win mag. I warned him first and he said "I know what I'm doing". After receiving his black eye, and his wife finished laughing, I asked if he still knew what he was doing
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    Ouch! Hope it heals up soon.

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    I never was "scope bit", but I have hit my nose with my thumb. Most rifle stocks are too darn short for me.
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    When I was in grade school and first learning to shoot a rifle.
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