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Any bow hunters/shooters here? by Priscilla Parryham - Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:17:55 EST ID:Io0uvrPP No.42704 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I'm starting to get really interested in Archery as a hobby - target, not hunting. Any recommendations for a mid-level compound, and/or recurve? I like the idea of both. Would prefer something beyond a beginner that I won't grow out of quickly.

Must look fucking bad ass, or come with a can of matte black spray.
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Ernest Nipperway - Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:50:14 EST ID:PoUputSp No.42705 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42704
Sammick sage fits the bill, can even change the weight by changing the limbs.
I have one and its lovely. Looks sweet too. Not crazy expensive either.

I say go recurve if it's just a hobby, I have both and the compound is for hunting and recurve is for fun.
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Delinquint Tray !rU8mq5Ca7M - Sun, 31 Jul 2016 22:59:23 EST ID:EduVdmj0 No.42712 Ignore Report Quick Reply
i've got a 35# bear takedown recurve, and i think it's pretty much exactly what you're looking for (though you'll want a can of paint). should be less than $150US, target and arrows included
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Martha Nackleman - Sun, 07 Aug 2016 22:27:10 EST ID:2kxDR1nA No.42723 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42705

I second sammick. I have a 55# sammick recurve takedown bow for hunting deer, it was just over $200us ordered online from an archery shop that was out of state.

It's a beautiful piece of work, and I would say mid level considering it's much better than anything you'd find at Walmart, but not nearly as expensive as some of their recurve bows which went upwards of $600.

I had to buy my own target and arrows, but that'd be maybe another $50 for the target plus half a dozen arrows with bullet tips
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Simon Brobbersack - Tue, 09 Aug 2016 02:26:54 EST ID:w4ctr438 No.42725 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42712
Hunting bear with a 35# bow can't be ethical.


Most hillarious weapons by Molly Darrysodge - Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:17:53 EST ID:grqhd8w4 No.39284 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Ladies and gentlemen, the doppelglock. I believe I actually saw it for the first time on this board a couple of years ago.
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John Fangold - Sun, 19 Jun 2016 12:15:29 EST ID:MRSSD0wn No.42576 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>42575
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Wesley Febblefun - Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:49:28 EST ID:6qf5R4Pd No.42577 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42094
This seems specifically designed to confound your opponent.

Say they grapple with your gun, you'll likely be able to shoot them in the head during the moment where they're staring, going "WTF is this bullshit?"
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Lillian Fizzledale - Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:09:12 EST ID:w4ctr438 No.42702 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Watching the Empire of the Rising Sun flood across China and take island after island, looming ever closer to his homeland, one man took it upon himself to build the machine that would defend his homeland against the Japs.

Bob didn't have things like money, resources, engineering experience, or had actually seen a tank before, but he did have a tractor, some corrugated roofing, and a can-do attitude.

I give you the Bob Semple Tank.
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James Honkintane - Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:33:12 EST ID:dd9lGFdK No.42703 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42702
It didn't even point out there were 8 fucking people in that thing to run it. One had to lay over the damn engine to fire his MG.
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Nathaniel Cromblehone - Tue, 02 Aug 2016 14:49:57 EST ID:Vo3oY6U7 No.42716 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>40087
I came here to necro this thread and call you a faggot, because those are airsoft/paintball grenades


AK TIME! by This Guy - Thu, 12 May 2016 13:15:20 EST ID:RmFRP5Z4 No.42447 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE
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Hedda Billingworth - Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:43:19 EST ID:ZLKOKUhM No.42593 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42592
with my mak 90 i fear not
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Phineas Harrytore - Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:49:10 EST ID:dM1uKeck No.42606 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42593

good thing you left all your information and facebook in the background should be hard for the cops to find you.
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Ian Sudgechuck - Sun, 03 Jul 2016 01:05:30 EST ID:ae+EQSh0 No.42609 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42606
Yeah cops have better shit to do them look for that, also I didn't take that picture someone sent it to me none of my info is in the background
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Ian Bruckleway - Tue, 05 Jul 2016 11:38:00 EST ID:iPcg4suW No.42619 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42609
you realize copssit on the side of the road with a radar gun so they can write tickets for minor speed infractions.

or

you know cops set up road blocks to catch people who arent wearing their seat belt.
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Shitting Pibblechug - Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:34:13 EST ID:nRbhufnP No.42652 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE


Fuckin Rothco by Edward Blackridge - Wed, 25 May 2016 17:15:26 EST ID:va1ZQRmI No.42478 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I need to vent my hatred
They sell this shit as "mil-spec" and "better than what the troops get" and it fucking rips apart the second you pull it out of the bag
I wouldnt trust rothco gear in a nerf war
You people have any experience with it?
>Tl;dr: lets bitch about made in china stuff, dont buy rothco shit
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Walter Tootbury - Sun, 05 Jun 2016 21:22:52 EST ID:va1ZQRmI No.42531 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42525
Try ar15 forum
As for rothco, fuck rothco
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Edwin Duckcocke - Tue, 14 Jun 2016 12:17:28 EST ID:7s/dGvoQ No.42553 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I have a pair of Rothco Jungle Boots, even a pair of tan ones while on active duty.

The tan pair had the heel literally rip off the front while on patrol, so they were junk and lasted maybe 2 months. The Vietnam jungle boots have lasted for over 2 years now, I wear then hiking and camping a lot.

Another one is Sturm-Miltec

I bought an Zelt Tent and it faded like crazy.
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Reuben Honeyhood - Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:19:48 EST ID:mxRRLV60 No.42566 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42553
How did you make their jungle boots last that long? In my experience the deserts lasted about 8 months longer than any of the jungles ive owned
[/about 7 months%/]
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Reuben Honeyhood - Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:20:21 EST ID:mxRRLV60 No.42567 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42566
Fuck i messed up spoiler
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Graham Subbleturk - Wed, 13 Jul 2016 14:56:35 EST ID:7s/dGvoQ No.42636 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42566
The material. It's thicker. I have a pair of originals from Vietnam that are even better.


Geissele Motherfucker by Sidney Hubbleway - Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:27:30 EST ID:Q2EFwHsh No.42634 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What do you tapco and hi-point faggots know about this shit.
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Martha Divingbanks - Wed, 13 Jul 2016 01:40:51 EST ID:07F54FW4 No.42635 Ignore Report Quick Reply
IVE GOT AN SSA-E IN MY SLICK SHIT 20" 5.56 BUILD BABY ITS HOT SHIT DON'T FORGET TO GET ANTI ROTATIONAL PINS SO THOSE FUCKERS DONT COME OUT THEY DID ON MINE IT WAS ASS


Gen 3 or Gen 4? by Albert Bruzzleville - Wed, 22 Jun 2016 02:24:08 EST ID:I84XJ3eA No.42582 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Now, I've been recently getting into firearms in general. Just took the CW course in my state and I'm dead set on getting a Glock 17 from that experience after trying a few other 9mm pistols. However, for the most part, I'm not sure whether or not I'd prefer a Gen 3 or Gen 4.

While I could look at the differences between the two online, which I intend to do as I get closer to making a decision for purchase, I was wondering if anyone here on /nra/ could assist me in making a decision between Gen 3 or Gen 4.

Beyond the listed differences/updates were there any subtle differences that you noticed that might not be mentioned in a cursory google search between the two (trigger sensitivity, potential cleaning issues, magazine spring, grip feel, etc.)?

Since my budget isn't amazing high right now, is the difference in price worth the purchase at this point or should I consider looking into a used/refurbished one of the two and if so, which one?

Any recommended initial attachment purchases (different sight, extended mag, flashlight, etc.)?

Any info would be very much appreciated.
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Emma Fuckleshaw - Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:58:09 EST ID:vPcML+S5 No.42597 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42588
Gen 4 is not simply better in my experience. Gen 3 feels better to me. Like most things its a matter of the individuals build and preferences.

There is a reason they still make the Gen 3.
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Mo Sin Nag Aunt - Sat, 02 Jul 2016 21:17:42 EST ID:kzyIyIW6 No.42607 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Get ready to be schooled op!
Gen 3's have different stippling on the grip thus providing a different feel. They're much smoother than the gen 4's rough textured frame. Gen 4's come with a set of backstraps to attach, but I find them to be an unnecessary marketing gimicks. If you really want to change the grip to your liking this can be done on any generation. Older gen 3 models have a different finish on the slide similar to that of a teflon frying pan. I find these more desirable than current production gen 3's, and 4's because it is less prone to scratches and smudging. It is a darker shinier black than the greyish finish used today. There's also a rarer version of the gen 3 called the RTF2 which has a different stippling pattern that's more similar to the gen 4 but much smaller when compared. These sometimes have strangely cut slide serrations known as "fish gills" to glock connoiseurs. As any unique rarity in the world things of this nature typically fetch a higher price for collectibility purposes. I've noticed the polymer frames are slightly different in look and feel throughout the generations of changes and higher production rates. Some seem darker and less grainy compared to lighter colored frames. In my old gen 4 (sold now) I could see a blatant casting line running through the middle where the casts connected. It's probably just differs between the date of the batch, and location as some glocks are made in Austria, and some in America. Gen 3's as previously stated have a less robust recoil spring compared to the newer dual recoil spring. They supposedly reduce recoil, but from my personal experience it was very minimal if at all barely noticable of a difference. I compared the same model through different generations side by side. I don't have a problem with the older recoil springs, and as the saying goes if it ain't broke don't fix it. Some early batches of gen 4's had malfunctions due to the dual recoil spring actually, but glock has since fixed the issue. In my personal opinion I would say shoot for an older used gen 3 police trade in because it will be cheaper than a brand new gen 4.

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Ian Sudgechuck - Sun, 03 Jul 2016 01:01:21 EST ID:ae+EQSh0 No.42608 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42607
You really didn't notice a difference in recoil springs? I had two 35s one gen 4 and one gen 3 the gen 4 felt more like a 9mm
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Mo Sin Nag Aunt - Thu, 07 Jul 2016 10:46:22 EST ID:kzyIyIW6 No.42625 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42608
Nope! If there is a difference it's miniscule. I had two 23s and the muzzleflip/recoil felt the same between the gen 4 and gen 2. Maybe there's a more noticable difference in the longslide models you used. From my experience the .40S&W in a compact frame will be snappy regardless of springs used. I ditched my gen 4 and kept the gen 2. It's got an overall better feel to it in my opinion so i'm more accustomed to it thus improving accuracy and comfort.
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Lydia Goblingwell - Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:11:37 EST ID:VghE2Esa No.42626 Ignore Report Quick Reply
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7E9tc-5Pvr7YBlayW7WIyg


Books by Rebecca Brookman - Sun, 18 Jan 2015 04:07:13 EST ID:m19GkKX0 No.39903 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Reading William Gibson's "Zero History".

A large plot point is the civilian market for tactical gear, he actually drops the terms "operators", "mall ninjas", and "gear queers", and one of the villains is a fashion designer with special forces pretensions, who acts like a spy in a movie, and is after a coveted military contract to design uniforms for the US.

The protagonists' employer, Hubertus Bigend, a sort of meme and trope savvy Lex Luthor type, mentions a sort of psychosis endemic to the special forces, that they're promised that their training will qualify them to do anything, and they end up believing it, so they become sort of self-hypnotised con artists who believe their own pitch, and you end up with unqualified, delusional ex-soldiers teaching anti-terrorist and interrogation techniques to third world police and militaries.

So, read anything topical lately?
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Nell Honnerdale - Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:48:34 EST ID:P9ddhs4G No.39955 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>39954

It just baffles me how they thought it would be a good idea.

This isn't minecraft. Who the hell came up with this shit anyway? Some autist only playing his old Sega Genesis? Is Chris Chan responsible in some way?
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Ian Peshbet - Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:22:26 EST ID:w4ctr438 No.39979 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>39955
  1. It's cheaper to print it that way.
  2. Form over function. By being different than everything people are familiar with, they'll more readily believe it's better than what they're familiar with.
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Walter Nosslewill - Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:15:40 EST ID:kxuK1B9T No.40008 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>39955
Bitch, it was a good idea until some retard decided that gray would match everything.
Seriously, Chunky CADPAT would have been perfectly adequate.
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Lillian Goodham - Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:43:59 EST ID:P9ddhs4G No.40036 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>40008

Tru but flecktarn's weird blobs are still better than your camo playing Tetris.
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Fuck Donnerchot - Sun, 03 Jul 2016 03:27:20 EST ID:T+Vo+jpF No.42610 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>40036
Digicam would be perfect if you were trying to hide inside a game of Quake 1.


Canik tp9sf by Ebenezer Dagglestone - Sat, 04 Jun 2016 23:46:22 EST ID:CGLdACbG No.42527 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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just bought one of these bad boys, what does /nra/ think of the canik tp9 series?
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Shit Gisslewell - Wed, 08 Jun 2016 23:36:47 EST ID:CGLdACbG No.42540 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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reviews???
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Basil Semmerman - Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:44:59 EST ID:RAV3qFJk No.42544 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42527
Scroll the fuck down homie, there is a thread dedicate to this firearm .
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Isabella Pellerdin - Mon, 20 Jun 2016 21:53:54 EST ID:CGLdACbG No.42580 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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just bought one, havent had a chance to shoot it yet, but its a very nice looking gun, fit and finish are dank. swapped the back strap for the bigger option.
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Lydia Dreffingset - Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:57:55 EST ID:cGZGY6hI No.42605 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Great fucking trigger, recoil is hard to notice. Police frame makes this sicker very ligh t, BRB off to duck your bitch, hail satan.


Ideal revolver for self-defense by Angus Bimbleham - Fri, 08 Apr 2016 13:58:09 EST ID:G8R0kBad No.42335 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hey dudes. I'm not new to guns or shooting or anything. I was in the army for awhile. However I've never bought a gun of my own because I was always living with people who had guns.

Anyway, I'm wanting to buy a gun to keep in my car for self defense purposes. This is legal in Texas. I prefer revolvers, and would like to keep the cost as low as possible. What do you guys recommend?
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Oliver Tillingbury - Mon, 23 May 2016 06:23:49 EST ID:jvS9pvmg No.42470 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42468
I agree with a lot of things in this post.

But you and I both know you need an AR 15...

DO IT
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Dr. Mario - Tue, 07 Jun 2016 14:36:12 EST ID:ywtYchBo No.42536 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>42470
I know. :(

We have a relative with no joke 40+ firearms and realistically 500+ rounds per firearm. They may have up to 80-100 but half of them are fuddster guns. Their collection is so big that they've got two vaults, one for guns one for ammo. Included in those were around 5-6 AR-15s, though I think they sold a few of them since they skyrocketed in value.

They have at least 2 of them left, tons of mags etc, and they're within an hour's drive, so n a SHtF situation that's one of our destinations anyways. I have the Magnum 870 model, so it holds 6+1 standard 2.75" or 5+1 3" Magnum. I installed a side saddle that holds 6. Leaving the chamber empty that's 6+6= 12 shells, 6 00buck loaded and 3 buck + 3 slugs on the side saddle. Having two saddles looked retarded overkill, but having the capacity of 18 shells on a shotgun was pretty incredible. It did make it very heavy. I've got two...fancy word for shoulder sash that can hold 30+ shells, and a stomach sash type thing, but they're all loaded with birdshot and stashed somewhere in the basement. I'm just a shotgun freak.

I think currently the sidesaddle is empty, since I give no fucks. A single buckshot shell is like 7-9 ~9mm (theyre like 0.31-0.33 can't remember, and 9mm is ~.36-.37mm) round ball rounds per shot. Its absolutely devastating. If it's under 30-50ft my shotgun is absolutely perfect and overpowers an AR, although a semiauto shotgun would be better. 6 shells is enough, and if it's not , I'm heading back in the house with three mags of .40. I've even got aftermarket extended mags for the p3at, lmao.

Its an 18" and i still shoot trap for kicks. I actually hit over 15/25 it's pretty fucking funny, I get looks on the range when I pull it out. I was raised shooting sport clays so i feel much more confident shouldering a shotgun. It's an absolute death machine and the slugs defeat Level II armor easy, that's why I leave the chamber empty, all I have to do is load a shell, add a slug, then work the action, then add another slug. I've now got the equivalent of a double barrel slug followed by 4-5 more buck. If I needed rapid figure at close range, 15 .40 …
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Walter Clackleman - Mon, 20 Jun 2016 23:41:11 EST ID:qsNVniND No.42581 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42536
>>fancy word
bandolier

why not sell the p3at w extended clipazines, buy a single stack 9mm (LC9, Glock, p938, kahr) and if you have to sell the .22 otherwise keep it, .22 is quite utilitarian weapon. give wifey the 9mm and take the .40


>>42335
in addition to the semi auto and police trade in advice, I'd say check out Ruger P-series, P85, P89, 90, 94 maybe some others in there. $200-300 and its a full size duty gun.

but remember, this is 420chan and gun in the car plus drugs is asking for ass sex in the local penitentiary.
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Emma Clarrymog - Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:47:11 EST ID:aQ8pffJK No.42585 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42536
Sell the jammomatic.
Fuck the lcp, they break after a 1000 rounds, 380 is piss ant anyway.

Get a xd 9 sub compact, mod 2. 16 shots nice and tiny and ERGONOMIC AS FUCK. Just got one, love it, love it love it.

A j frame (642, 638, etc) revolver is wonders more reliable and more powerful and actually conceal able than a jammomatic piece of shit.


I hate pocket 380s if you couldn't tell...
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Sophie Pushlock - Tue, 05 Jul 2016 06:43:29 EST ID:RBBTomce No.42617 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42390
Wow I live in Alabama and I just bought a new M&P 9 shield shit was like over $400 then again it was new but damn the .40 version is niiiiiiiice


Can we just stop and talk about fucking Estwing for awhile by Doris Wiffingwill - Mon, 06 Jun 2016 04:26:21 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.42532 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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They make some bad ass and affordable shit that you can get at Home Depot. Bought two of these bad boys and had custom sheaths with belt clips because the stock holster is crap, but damn they're solid!

I'm thinking of picking up one of the Rock Picks next.
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Shitting Windledock - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 01:32:47 EST ID:lQ/+yNL+ No.42559 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I'm unnaturally good at throwing hatchets. Any recommendations?
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Jack Greenforth - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:58:13 EST ID:4EwZeCqv No.42560 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42559

daily practice

become the hatchetman
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Ernest Gecklemit - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 22:06:36 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.42565 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42558
http://lmgtfy.com/?q=what+kind+of+steel+does+estwing+use

Lazy mother fuckers I swear.
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Hamilton Trotson - Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:08:31 EST ID:g3tkpus+ No.42568 Ignore Report Quick Reply
i've got one of those old estwing hatchets somewhere, thing's never been sharp but it's durable AS FUCK. leather rotted, some heat-shrink rubber around the handle fixed it, it's ancient. also an estwing roofing hammer. it was well used when i found it by the side of the road and it's proven to be a noticeably excellent hammer, as well as effectively indestructible in the time that i've used/abused it.

the important bit: if you've got an estwing tool it'll probably outlive you and your children, but their bladed tools don't seem to hold an edge well.

>>42558
>Take care of your shit [sic]. There's people using g their grandfather's axe heads because lo and behold the axe was of good quality.
truth. keep the edge away from anything harder than the blade material, and if it can rust then keep it clean and greasy between jobs.




i got gifted a gransfors bruks forest axe a while ago. i'll take this moment to promote the FUCK out of the thing. far as i can tell it can render an entire forest into mulch without suffering any serious harm. plus you can shave with it if you touch up the edge a bit.
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wendy - Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:34:57 EST ID:YxCVcLtm No.42579 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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f i had to rate coldsteel, i'd say it's probably the highest quality mallninja trash you can acquire without having to take a trip to the fleamarket. their "top shelf" offerings just don't compare to similarly priced steel from more respectable sources. i won't deny that they've put out some nifty and fair quality stuff over the years... but that doesn't change the fact that they're infamous for churning out loads of tacticool trash.

anyways, estwing axes. not my favorite for sure, but i have a thing for axes/hatchets so i tend to buy just about everyone I can just for the hell of it lol; even if only just to see how much abuse it can take/how effective it is in relation to its cost/etc. i enjoy the estwing 26", its light and pretty durable for how cheap it is, and its just fun due to how easy it is to maneuver. the thing about it being so light though is that you gotta put a real solid swing into it, so it can be more tiring than just using a heavier axe or a maul with the assistance of gravity and the extra inertia or w/e. i got the smaller one too, i think its 15 or 16", and I got 2 of the estwing hatchets with the leather rings on the handle. i don't really like the ergonomics of those but the 16" estwing is a nice camping implement.

like i had mentioned, i buy a mess of different axes/hatchets to toy with, and though i haven't bought an estwing in years, the leather sheath on mine all say "made in haiti"...i wonder if they still do since haiti still hasnt seemed to have repaired jackshit in the several years since the quake... the axe itself is made in usa though (at least they used to be)



http://www.rmjtactical.com/

https://www.topsknives.com/

^ shit you can actually trust


Building an AR-15 by Phoebe Blytheridge - Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:59:55 EST ID:pzsvGbJB No.42159 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So I bought an AR-15 lower receiver the other day, cerakoted (flat dark earth I think).

I trained with the M16/M4 series of rifles in the Army, so I'm pretty familiar with the weapons system, but I've never built one from scratch before. What should I be aware of? What should I look into and do next?

I already have an AK type rifle for closer engagements, so I'm looking to build a mid/long range rifle.

Thanks.
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Jack Gecklewill - Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:36:49 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.42268 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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It's coming along, I picked up the pistol grip, lower parts kit, upper receiver, and barrel yesterday. While I was in the store, I ordered the bolt carrier group, buttstock and buffer tube, and muzzle break. They should be in by next week, at which point I'll have most of the stuff I need, all for about $700. There's still a few miscellaneous things I'll need, like the grip wrap I mentioned earlier that will turn it from an illegal babykillin' assault weapon into a legal sporting rifle.
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Phoebe Brookfuck - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:21:55 EST ID:6fQFRWvX No.42561 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Picked up the finished product last week!

Right now, I'm just waiting on the optics (a 2-7x 32mm illuminated mil-dot rifle scope) and some screws for the rails I have so I can mount that foregrip to the fore-end.

All told, I spent less than $850, including the optic, 100 rounds of 5.56 ammo, and 2 magazines.
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Matilda Fandergold - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:44:57 EST ID:07F54FW4 No.42562 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42236
They are pretty similar. The main differences come with carrying firearms and state protections of the right to keep and bear arms as well as prohibiting communities from restricting firearms.

In order to carry a firearm concealed in Nevada you need to qualify with each firearm you plan to carry for your ccw. In Arizona you don't even need a permit, but ccw are available.

Technically the gun laws are better in Arizona, but not for buying AR-15's and magazines. They're pretty much the same when it comes to types of firearms you can own.
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Jack Greenforth - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 18:59:29 EST ID:4EwZeCqv No.42563 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42562

in AZ you dont need a permit to concealed carry, and there is no limitation on blade length or blade style. you can walk down the street with a shotgun and a katana in your pants and it's cool
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Nigel Sunkinmock - Thu, 16 Jun 2016 20:37:40 EST ID:g8e3vO0O No.42564 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42561
that looks fugly with the tan lower


Ridiculous, terrible, borderline psychotic, dumb shit you've seen people say about guns by Charles Dunnerstone - Wed, 08 Jun 2016 04:17:03 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.42537 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Watched a guy pull a bullet out of his arm on YouTube earlier... scrolling through the comments people were talking about what caliber it might have been because the dude said .22, but it looked way bigger.


Anyway, found this gem among them:

"he even attempts to show its a 22. on the inside a 22. is massive its 55.6mm the same as a m16 in width a 9mm is as big as the top of your finger and if you ever shot a 9mm you would know it will blow your whole arm off. all 9mm have allot of velocity as its a massive round where as a 22. (55,6mm) is known to have small cartridges and might skin pop."

>if you ever shot a 9mm you know it will blow your whole arm off
> 22 might skin pop

What the flying fuck y'all
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Shit Gisslewell - Wed, 08 Jun 2016 23:32:11 EST ID:CGLdACbG No.42539 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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lol sounds like the guy who commented plays a lot of call of duty
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Oliver Passledock - Thu, 09 Jun 2016 03:00:08 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.42541 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42539
I looked at his youtube account and he was in the British armed forces hahahah... explained a lot. He literally has his military ID as a picture on his youtube account. Main profile pic? Shirtless ab pic. What the fuck is wrong with some people.
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Basil Semmerman - Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:44:00 EST ID:RAV3qFJk No.42543 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42542
Yeah idk either, I think like a shallow wound? Like just a flesh wound, not like a wound channel.
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Fucking Crummlemog - Sat, 11 Jun 2016 14:22:20 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.42545 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42542
I assumed him to literally mean, "pop the skin" as in a .22 has less power than most BB guns.

Dude was crazy
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Jenny Broggleback - Sat, 11 Jun 2016 20:05:52 EST ID:jvS9pvmg No.42548 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>42545
yeah maybe like how a bb gun can go into your skin but not your flesh, have the bb embedded under the skin.


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