Some ''German'' shooting terms ;)

This is a discussion on Some ''German'' shooting terms ;) within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Be advised.... QK just woke the hell out of me! THANK YOU BROTHER! Note to self: Miggy, remember to delete browser cache before going home...

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 16 to 25 of 25

Thread: Some ''German'' shooting terms ;)

  1. #16
    VIP Member
    Array Miggy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Miami-Dade, FL
    Posts
    6,258
    Be advised.... QK just woke the hell out of me!

    THANK YOU BROTHER!

    Note to self: Miggy, remember to delete browser cache before going home
    You have to make the shot when fire is smoking, people are screaming, dogs are barking, kids are crying and sirens are coming.
    Randy Cain.

    Ego will kill you. Leave it at home.
    Signed: Me!

  2. Remove Ads

  3. #17
    Senior Member Array cagueits's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Puerto Rico
    Posts
    911
    The spanish version - lets see how many can you get right: (words on parenthesis/left blank can be omited as they really make no sense/are seldomly used anymore in spanish - you'll end up getting a weird look from everyone around you)

    • Ideal Handgun - Arma (corta o de mano) Ideal

    • Large Caliber Handgun - Arma (corta o de mano) de alto Calibre

    • Revolver - Revólver

    • Semi auto - Semi Automática

    • Standard Factory Ammunition - Munición de Manufactura Estándar

    • Ideal Hot Load - Carga Ideal

    • Over Hot Load ammo - Sobre Carga

    • Hollow Point Bullet - (Bala de Punta Hueca)

    • Misfire - Tiro fallido

    • No Powder Load - Carga Defectuosa

    • Stoppage - Funccionamiento Indebido

    • Range Safety Officer - Oficial de Seguridad del Poligono de Tiro

    • Custom Grips - Empuñaduras/Cachas Personalizadas

    • Kaboom - ¡Anda pal cara#@!

    • Dedicated Long Range Shooter - Tirador Dedicado de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia

    • Casual Long Range Shooter - Tirador de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia (Casual)

    • Black Powder Long Range Shooter - Tirador de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia con Mosquete/Arcabuz

    • Cross Winds - Viento Crusado/Lateral

    • Target - Blanco/Objetivo

    • Bullseye - Centro del Blanco

    • Iron Sights - Miras de Hierro

    • Optical Sights - Miras Ópticas

    • Target Miss - Fallar el tiro

    • Target Spotter - Observador de tiro

    • Target Marker - Marcador del blanco


    Accessories ......... Accesorios........

    • Umbrella - Sombrilla

    • Sandbag - Saco de Arena

    • Range Bag - (Bolsa de Apertrechos)

    • Catapult - Catapulta

  4. #18
    Moderator
    Array RETSUPT99's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Central Florida
    Posts
    43,796

    Das Goot...



    ret
    The last Blood Moon Tetrad for this millennium starts in April 2014 and ends in September 2015...according to NASA.

    ***********************************
    Certified Glock Armorer
    NRA Life Member[/B]

  5. #19
    VIP Member
    Array Miggy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Miami-Dade, FL
    Posts
    6,258
    • Ideal Handgun - Arma (corta o de mano) Ideal

    • Large Caliber Handgun - Arma (corta o de mano) de alto Calibre

    • Revolver - Revólver

    • Semi auto - Semi Automática

    • Standard Factory Ammunition - Munición de Manufactura Estándar (Municion Comercial)

    • Ideal Hot Load - Carga Ideal (Doesnt sound good but can't come up with it right now)

    • Over Hot Load ammo - Sobre Carga

    • Hollow Point Bullet - (Bala de Punta Hueca) (Bala expansiva)

    • Misfire - Tiro fallido (Sin detonacion or falla de percusion)

    • No Powder Load - Carga Defectuosa

    • Stoppage - Funccionamiento Indebido (I'll give you this one)

    • Range Safety Officer - Oficial de Seguridad del Poligono de Tiro

    • Custom Grips - Empuñaduras/Cachas Personalizadas (More like Hechas a mano)

    • Kaboom - ¡Anda pal cara#@!

    • Dedicated Long Range Shooter - Tirador Dedicado de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia (***? Francotirador profesional!)

    • Casual Long Range Shooter - Tirador de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia (Casual) (Francotirador amateur)

    • Black Powder Long Range Shooter - Tirador de/a Largo Alcance/Distancia con Mosquete/Arcabuz

    • Cross Winds - Viento Crusado/Lateral (Viento cruzado)

    • Target - Blanco/Objetivo

    • Bullseye - Centro del Blanco (Diana)

    • Iron Sights - Miras de Hierro (Miras normales)

    • Optical Sights - Miras Ópticas (Miras telescopicas. No idea for red dots)

    • Target Miss - Fallar el tiro

    • Target Spotter - Observador de tiro (Observador is enough)

    • Target Marker - Marcador del blanco


    Accessories ......... Accesorios........

    • Umbrella - Sombrilla (Parasol, paraguas)

    • Sandbag - Saco de Arena

    • Range Bag - (Bolsa de Apertrechos) (or just pertrechos)

    • Catapult - Catapulta



    Some others
    P95 - El viejo Ingles de las sandalias
    Bud White - El Jefe
    Betty - Mamasota!
    retsupt99 - El tipo de las ametralladoras.
    Bumper - El otro jefe.
    You have to make the shot when fire is smoking, people are screaming, dogs are barking, kids are crying and sirens are coming.
    Randy Cain.

    Ego will kill you. Leave it at home.
    Signed: Me!

  6. #20
    Assistant Administrator
    Array P95Carry's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    South West PA
    Posts
    25,482
    Great work guys! Have to admit tho my Spanish skills are non-existent.
    P95 - El viejo Ingles de las sandalias
    Nice Miggy - has a certain ''ring'' to it
    Chris - P95
    NRA Certified Instructor & NRA Life Member.

    "To own a gun and assume that you are armed
    is like owning a piano and assuming that you are a musician!."


    http://www.rkba-2a.com/ - a portal for 2A links, articles and some videos.

  7. #21
    Distinguished Member Array Bob The Great's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Slidell, LA
    Posts
    1,688
    rofl. those are awesome. I'll be forwarding that to a few people for sure.

  8. #22
    Senior Member Array tanksoldier's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Colorado
    Posts
    1,133
    German-English translations:

    Constipated: Farfrompoopin
    Partying hard: Fuqingruven
    Standing in line: Weaintmovin

    When I was stationed in Germany, whenever we couldn't figure out how much to torque a bolt, we used "German specs": Gutentight
    "I am a Soldier. I fight where I am told, and I win where I fight." GEN George S. Patton, Jr.

  9. #23
    Member Array critterhog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Kansas
    Posts
    390
    I think I'll stick to English. All this foreign language is making my head hurt.

    Das Nagunpoundin.
    Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
    Muhammad Ali

  10. #24
    Distinguished Member Array Dakotaranger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    North Dakota
    Posts
    1,858
    You Can't Say That Here
    "[T]he people are not to be disarmed of their weapons.
    They are left in full possession of them."

    Zacharia Johnson (speech in the Virginia Ratifying Convention,25 June 1778)"The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed." ~Alexander Hamilton

  11. #25
    Member Array ibex's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    NRW, Germany
    Posts
    277
    That is SO awesome. Thanks, Chris! Totally made my day!
    "So this is how liberty dies. With thunderous applause."
    - Senator Padmé Amidala, "Revenge of the Sith"

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. High class German shooting range
    By AzB in forum Off Topic & Humor Discussion
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: May 29th, 2010, 10:22 PM
  2. Rank these holsters in terms of quality
    By joepa150 in forum Defensive Carry Holsters & Carry Options
    Replies: 40
    Last Post: March 11th, 2010, 01:48 PM
  3. New Stock Market Terms
    By JonInNY in forum Off Topic & Humor Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: October 10th, 2008, 09:22 AM