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#180470 - 04/24/17 04:29 PM Lee Jurras passed
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Just read on Gary Reeder`s web site that Lee Jurras passed away last night...hats off to a great in the handgun world who inspired me to make my first hunt in Africa....safe passage my friend...
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#180471 - 04/24/17 04:32 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: jamesfromjersey]
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He was a true pioneer of handgun hunting!
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#180473 - 04/24/17 05:08 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: KRal]
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#180483 - 04/24/17 08:37 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: Franchise]
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RIP A true pioneer

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#180491 - 04/24/17 10:06 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: ruger4570]
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Father of Super Vel ammo..Greatest lnnovater/lnventer to handgun

ammunition since the introduction of smokeless powder..


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#180504 - 04/25/17 01:30 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: sw282]
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The last time JD was at my house he told me the story about him and Lee setting up SuperVel. Very interesting. He and Lee gave permission to Cameron to use the SuperVel name in his new business.
We all need to be very thankful to Lee, Larry Kelly, and JD for what they've do to the world of handgun hunting. Two of three are gone. I cherish every minute I spend with JD.

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#180506 - 04/25/17 07:13 PM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: wvhitman]
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R. I. P.

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#180522 - 04/27/17 08:47 AM Re: Lee Jurras passed [Re: jwp475]
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Yes a great innovator and pioneer to handgun ammo. Very sad. I did get a smile remembering shooting the .357 super vel loads in a snub nose. That was an experience.


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