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hands by Archie Miblingstat - Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:15:40 EST ID:2I2Jztki No.41555 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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can a hard punch kill someone?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMEbOOFK4jU
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Hedda Gabblekuck - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 08:40:49 EST ID:ocTXNun7 No.41646 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41616
could you elaborate?

>>41578
Those red parts are made of cartilage, not bone.
Cartilage isn't strong or dense enough to penetrate bone.
Even if they were bone you couldn't get them far enough to reach the brain,

>>41583
Damaging or shattering the ethmoid is probably lethal, you'd have to get past the maxilla (upper jaw bone) first though.
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Reuben Shakestone - Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:36:19 EST ID:wqAS11fV No.41655 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41616

You're wrong.

http://www.fightingarts.com/reading/article.php?id=511

Not a very credible source, but there's no credible sources that say it can be done.
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Reuben Shakestone - Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:38:53 EST ID:wqAS11fV No.41656 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Probably the best way to kill punch someone is to hammerfist them at the C1-C5 vertebrae; the smallest bones in the spine are fragile and prone to shifting with enough trauma applied.
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Reuben Shakestone - Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:39:14 EST ID:wqAS11fV No.41657 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41656

Which is why hitting in the back of the head is illegal in mma.
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A Wizard - Sat, 17 Oct 2015 00:14:55 EST ID:uzOQk9Fo No.41663 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41646

Fucking a... typed up a good response with plenty of martial arts backstory, but here's the short hand.

You're trying to cause massive trauma to the sinuses, while blocking the path of bloodflow out of the nose with the cartilage and as much nose material as can be shoved in, at an upward angle, so that it rips the tissues along that bone ya said is too hard to break with cartilage. The result is a good chance of immediately sending the person into shock, massive facial swelling, and flooding the escaping blood down into the target's throat. The combination should lead to death by asphyxiation.

The way I was taught (old filipino master who had a "fuck it, gonna teach them the good shit before the fatasses get back" moment) was essentially an upward palmstrike. Not quite sure how to explain it. Very fatigued at the moment.


Thinking of buying a Mosin by ClickClick...boom? - Tue, 13 Oct 2015 12:50:27 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.41633 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Have a buddy selling his for 200 that comes with a lot of nice extras... my main issue with it though is the bolt and receiver do not match. How important are matching serial numbers when it comes right down to it?

I'd want this rifle to function for a long while yet and have a good amount of accuracy (as I know a good Mosin can achieve) but not having a matching bolt/receiver... does that really matter?

It's an M44.
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Polly Chingersod - Wed, 14 Oct 2015 06:59:26 EST ID:c2I+woB9 No.41642 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Good deal OP. Like the other dude said, have a gunsmith check the headspace or do it yourself. If that's good then take it out the range and see for yourself how accurate it is. I've shot a few brands of 54r out of mine, but nothing compares to the Czech surplus in the picture.
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Phineas Wondermudge - Wed, 14 Oct 2015 16:48:57 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41643 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41639

$150? For an M44? The gun shop down the street from me if selling M91/30s straight of the crate, coated in cosmoline, for $190. It's not 2005 anymore, $200 for an M44 is a good deal, if the headspace is okay.
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ClickClick...boom? - Wed, 14 Oct 2015 23:23:12 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.41644 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I bought it.

Honestly having a rifle that isn't in the books is worth an extra $25 or $50 to me.. I'll let you guys know how it shoots when I take it to the range.

It still reeks of cosmoline... makes me happy.

Gotta love that Hammer and Sickle.
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Reuben Coffingwell - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:31:15 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41647 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41644

Nice! My 91/30 doesn't have a hamemr and sickle, just the arrow inside a star.
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ClickClick...boom? - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:41:43 EST ID:vE6qsFLi No.41648 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41647
Yeah that symbol signifies it was manufactured at Izhevsk, one of the two the M44 can have there. The other one is the star with an arrow and that means it was made in Tula. I'm happy it's the hammer and sickle hah


Camera hidden in dead bug. I'm a spy by Buttbuttbutt - Mon, 14 Sep 2015 20:53:12 EST ID:mPmKFbpV No.41417 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I'm a spy
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Matilda Honeyworth - Mon, 12 Oct 2015 06:49:48 EST ID:Th0U6hCT No.41629 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41571
I had to put down a cow with an Uzi, I wish my uncle would have let me use bullets but I was to "young"
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William Genkindock - Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:49:03 EST ID:rzRvf7OE No.41631 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41571
Please use the next available opportunity to kill yourself in the most agonising way possible,

Sincerely, all of fucking humanity
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Reuben Singercocke - Tue, 13 Oct 2015 06:04:10 EST ID:w4ctr438 No.41632 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41631
What is wrong with you?
Why would you think someone coping poorly with mental illness ought to suffer and die?
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Buttbuttbutt - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 06:18:25 EST ID:mPmKFbpV No.41645 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Ready for a challenge? Prove this wrong: Prove any thing I've seemed to point out as wrong. It appears that society only exists to enslave you, breed you, make you suffer, and ultimately insult you up to and until you die. Think of anything that could make life better without harming anyone. There are plenty of things. Now why don't you have it? Is it possible with the periodic table and the laws of physics? If it is why don't you have it? Why has it not been invented yet if it makes life better? Vs what I said earlier, I guess if a reason I listed isn't the reason for it not being what is? There's really one thing you realize first and that is that someone should have invented that thing by now, and that there is a theoretical reason that it isn't available yet, but that mostly when you realize that this thing should be, that you feel emotions regarding this situation. You feel unsure, what I have said is clearly true, but then there is how you view yourself capable of reacting to this reality. Is there an actual reason that none that read this can find a way to improve the world, is there an actual flaw to my logic, or does it just freak people out. I noticed this about myself; if survival of the fittest is true, and judging by how active thinking about this makes my mind, weather or not I'm correct, my ancestors sure seemed to need to understand and be able to apply the understanding of torture in order to survive, or I would not be able to understand this as well at this level as I do as quickly as I do, simply would have gone the way of other vestigial structures. And before you go blaming resources or something don't go using money as an excuse, that only has the power people give it, or a lack of resources themselves. There's more physical space than people on earth, it may not be the perfect solution, but one could genetically engineer a super prey, a super bottom of the food chain, release it everywhere, maybe a plant for example is a part of this that grows easily, is very nutritious, or something, and creates more prey, or in the water like a better form of algae designed to make some other organism flourish to effect the whole food chain. There's enough land a…
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Ian Bunderspear - Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:53:00 EST ID:FmkXXMeL No.41649 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41645
go live with the amish


ccw by Augustus Dregglewater - Sun, 09 Aug 2015 17:21:22 EST ID:fW+5qtnC No.41170 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Glock 26 or 27 for first ccw and why?

inb4 glock 19
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Edward Brogglepet - Fri, 25 Sep 2015 01:03:39 EST ID:gGvkqfAq No.41505 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Was thinking about the G23 so I could CC and still have a pretty big framed gun.
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Dr. Mario - Fri, 25 Sep 2015 17:09:29 EST ID:TTkLDzRD No.41512 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41170
Kel-tec P3at

>I wear flip flops and cargo shorts in FL
>Can wear with any clothing option possible
>7 .380acp shots (plus another 6-round mag) at point blank should at least do something
>Not going to stop a bank robbery with this baby, but if someone tries to rob me with a knife it'll get the job done

>won't even print through jeans in a pocket holster

If it worked for this guy, it'll work for me. I have a full size m & p .40 for the house, but the .380 is sufficient for civilian life. It doesnt even weigh a pound I'm pretty sure.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBYSau64LOc
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Ebenezer Saggleman - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 23:58:14 EST ID:3D25LbTa No.41547 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41222
They look awesome, but id wonder how well they feed.
they should add a polymer nose cone type thing to aid feeding and aerodynamics
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Jack Pabbleladging - Wed, 30 Sep 2015 03:50:39 EST ID:eJ5MzTqD No.41548 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41547
Then you'd have a lighter, less effective, and more expensive Hornady Critical Defense.
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Tookie - Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:26:09 EST ID:BzO0HR/W No.41553 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I'll throw this out there for fun. Walther P99c. It's practically the same size as the glocks and just as reliable. Come's in 9mm and .40, and the trigger give's you a lot of options. You can carry in double action, or anti stress single action. Price is about the same as the glocks too. Plus walthers are far sexier than glocks, at least in my opinion.


Savage Axis .243 Winchester by Caroline Pirrynick - Thu, 24 Sep 2015 18:28:36 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41501 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hey /nra/,

I'm looking into making another firearms purchase. This is due to my feeling that my M91/30 is inadequate as a longer-range weapon. My first issue is with the felt recoil. Secondly, it would require alteration to the weapon to mount optics. Thirdly, I am a left-handed shooter, and operating the action is inconvenient.

So, I am looking into a rifle that is effective at longer range, has less felt recoil, can easily accept a scope, and has a left-handed bolt.

The Savage Axis, left-handed model, chambered in .243 Winchester seems to fit these criteria. My local gun shop says they can get me one for around $300, which is a great price for what I'm looking for.

So, I have a few questions about this rifle.

>Has anyone on this board ever shot one or does anyone here own one?

>How does the recoil compare to other calibers?

I've fired several battle rifle and intermediate cartridges from various rifles, such as 7.62x54r from an M91/30, .303 British from an SMLE, 8mm Mauser from a Spanish Mauser, 7.62x39 from an AK-type rifle, 5.56 NATO from an M16A2, etc. I was hoping someone would be able to tell me how the .243 Winchester recoil compares to some of these cartridges.
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Samuel Turveystone - Mon, 28 Sep 2015 17:14:03 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41535 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41534

What about the Bushnell Banner 4-12x40mm? It's $103 on amazon.com and has great reviews. I even found a review by a guy whohas it mounted on a rifle chambered in .243 Winchester and he says he can easily kill varmints at 350+ yards with it.

http://www.chuckhawks.com/bushnell_banner_4-12x40mm.htm

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0000A0AGW
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PONY !zomGDeAgLE - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 07:43:55 EST ID:JW6A/1ow No.41540 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41534
See
>>41113

You can get good groups with a piss poor optic. Whether those groups will be exactly where you want them to be is the issue. With QD rings, there is zero reason to skimp on optics. Buy once, cry once.
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Cyril Fankindale - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 20:00:58 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41545 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41540

Naw, I don't believe you. All the reviews I'm reading about this scope say that it's great.
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PONY !zomGDeAgLE - Wed, 30 Sep 2015 05:50:27 EST ID:JW6A/1ow No.41549 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41545
Then you have a problem with reading comprehension. The bulk of the reviews are saying it's great "for the price" or "compared to lolTasco." Buy it if you want, but one day you'll use quality glass and kick yourself.

Also, you really REALLY shouldn't be relying on amazon reviews for shooting gear. Look at midway or cabela's reviews instead. Those dedicated sportsmen's sites attract far more btdt people who can give better informed opinions.
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Faggy Binnerspear - Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:41:48 EST ID:yD7bdtM1 No.41550 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41549

He's right you know.

Good glass uses the rifle.


CCW Noob by Shitting Brundlekure - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 23:48:13 EST ID:Eub6Fk75 No.41468 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I've spent my whole life being drilled with gun safety by my dad. I know the basics. I can shoot proficiently and I know how to safely and properly handle a firearm of any sort.

I'm now coming on a time in my life where I'm looking to get my CCW permit for the first time, and I was looking for some advice. My dad has 40 years of knowledge to give me, but I was looking for other advice to sort of reach a consensus, I suppose.

I live in Washington, so all I have to do is show up at the sheriff's office on fingerprinting day and hand them 70 bucks and they'll start the process. I plan on getting my Utah permit soon after, and trying my best to find a sheriff in Oregon that'll also issue me one. By those combined, I'll be covered for all the states I routinely travel through.

Here's where I'm kind of unsure: I have an old Llama Firearms 1911 9mm, which is absolutely not an ideal CCW gun. But until I can afford to save up a bit more, it's all I've got, and I've been thinking of trying to accustom myself to a shoulder holster since I always wear a fairly baggy overshirt that would cover it.

My second inquiry is what /nra/'s consensus would be for a good CCW pistol when I CAN afford one. My dad's been advocating for a Makarov as a relatively cheap first-timer, but I've seen some pretty appealing Glocks in this area as well.
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Charlotte Buzzstone - Thu, 24 Sep 2015 04:13:18 EST ID:Eub6Fk75 No.41496 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41495
Here I was thinking the same thing.
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Charlotte Buzzstone - Thu, 24 Sep 2015 04:19:17 EST ID:Eub6Fk75 No.41497 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Also, nobody has addressed the shoulder holster inquiry, so can I assume that's an okay short-term plan?
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Caroline Pirrynick - Thu, 24 Sep 2015 17:56:02 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41500 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41494

My P-64 is 100% reliable, and cost me less than $250 including the background check and shipping. I've never had a single malfunction with it and I've fired a few hundred rounds from it so far. I found an extra magazine for $25 that feeds just as reliably as the magazine it came with. I bought an inside-waistband holster for it that cost me like $15 including shipping. Ammunition is about $10-15 for 50 rounds, or 20-30 cents per round. It's also more accurate than a lot of other weapons meant for concealed carry.

>>41497

Shoulder holsters seem like they would be pretty inconvenient to draw from, but I've never used one before. Also, I live in California, so I don't usually wear the sort of clothing that would actually allow me to utilize one. I recommend an inside waistband holster for a concealed carry weapon, that's what I use. I carry at my office and no one has ever commented on or noticed my weapon, to my knowledge.
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Phineas Perrystit - Fri, 25 Sep 2015 09:01:39 EST ID:Eub6Fk75 No.41508 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41500
That's all great information, thanks.

As for the holsters, for me it's all gonna be a matter of practice and getting used to it since I've never really concealed carried before, just open carry on a belt holster. I figure if I can find a cheap shoulder holster and end up not liking it, then it's no big loss
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Phineas Nossleworth - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 14:41:12 EST ID:eJ5MzTqD No.41543 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Have you guys that like Maks actually used them for anything other than shooting at the range? Ever dropped one? Gotten it dirty? Gotten it hot? Used it under stress? They're not good guns. Every gun is 100% reliable if you barely ever use it.
Do you guys also use uncle mikes holsters?


Gun Porn by Whitey Fanshit - Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:27:10 EST ID:9WjvlJRP No.38965 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Post Guns, any type, weapons of war, hunting, or just cool weapons.

No swords/bats
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Ernest Ganderset - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 06:55:04 EST ID:JVja9r+9 No.41474 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41469
Where's here? Not the states I hope.
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Hedda Ginkinchit - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 09:55:58 EST ID:rzRvf7OE No.41475 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41467
>peanut oil
You ARE retarded.

Jesus fucking Christ, kid, you had best be trolling.
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Ernest Ganderset - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:19:01 EST ID:JVja9r+9 No.41476 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41475
1/10 explain yourself Mr. Troll.
You probably won't though because you're full of shit and a bitch and a faggot etc. etc.
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Ernest Ganderset - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:21:13 EST ID:JVja9r+9 No.41477 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41475
Oh I get it now, you're jealous.
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nz !!vVWR8L52 - Wed, 23 Sep 2015 01:01:25 EST ID:mwl4fRmB No.41485 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41474
Nah, the states would never do something like that. New Zealand.

Still though, our gun laws are okay. You can get your C category license at 18 and buy as many of anything as you want. Pistols, smgs, machine guns, lmgs etc. From what I've compared, machine gun prices here are a little cheaper then the states. I guess cos there's a limited number over there.

http://www.guncity.com/firearms/all-firearms/ec-category-lic./ccategory/all-c-category-guns
here's a link to a local stores C cat section.


Baby Fudds by Fuck Briddlekudge - Thu, 17 Sep 2015 09:24:25 EST ID:JVja9r+9 No.41443 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Post the worst baby fudds you've seen.
You know the type, the fudd who is half a fedora and posts cringeworthy youtube videos of their dangerously stupid endeavors.
Just found this kid last week, waiting for the day he blows a hand off.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ep84ghYWp2o
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Oliver Bankinworth - Thu, 17 Sep 2015 17:25:18 EST ID:yD7bdtM1 No.41445 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41443

You seem jealous of his ability OP.

nb for your shit thread but thanks for the decent channel.
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Lydia Crondlefuck - Fri, 18 Sep 2015 07:19:48 EST ID:DqqI6u3G No.41446 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Does fudd just mean dumbass with guns now? When did the meaning change?
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Shit Blytheshaw - Fri, 18 Sep 2015 22:34:16 EST ID:SjIp9rvd No.41448 Ignore Report Quick Reply
For as young as he is that nigga sure as fuck got some gunsmithing skills
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nz !!vVWR8L52 - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:19:30 EST ID:mwl4fRmB No.41471 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41448
Yeah he aint bad. Check out some of the guys on homegunsmith, weaponeer or gunbuilders. Those guys have skill. Though he IS good for his age. I've seen his channel before because of his 38sp dbl bbl derringer.


Henry Lever-Action .22lr by Esther Grandway - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:32:59 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.40877 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The gun shop down the street from me is selling these for just under $300.

https://www.henryrifles.com/rifles/lever-action-22-rifle/

What do y'all think? Anyone own one or shot one before?

The price is more than reasonable imo, and I've been meaning to pick up a .22lr rifle and a lever-gun. This rifle would satisfy both of those desires at once, so it seems like a good buy to me.
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Charles Sucklesun - Mon, 14 Sep 2015 22:13:29 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41426 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>41415

You are so unbelievably dumb. I have to ignore you so I don't have to read your blithering-idiot-tier posts.
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Walter Hucklestick - Wed, 16 Sep 2015 12:42:01 EST ID:AWgJcTHt No.41433 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41413
The word caliber refers to the width of the round. If you want to say a .38spc and a .357 magnum are different sizes you would say any of the multitude of words and phrases that are not caliber.
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Doris Blemmlenedge - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 15:51:57 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41462 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41433

I don't think you read the thread very carefully. Two posters were speaking disparagingly about certain calibers and comparing them (based solely on diameter of the round) to .223 or .22lr rounds. I pointed out the stupidity of this, because anyone with half a brain knows that the projectile fired from a 7.62x54r cartridge is much larger than say, that fired from a 7.62x25 cartridge.
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Whitey Foshmet - Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:51:10 EST ID:vyrdAcmC No.41463 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41426
I ignored him because of your post, thanks. Also tripfag
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nz !!vVWR8L52 - Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:17:00 EST ID:mwl4fRmB No.41470 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41462
Think you're just retarded and cannot understand sarcasm tbh. You honestly didn't get the bit about a .177 bb being more powerful then a .22 because it's a "bigger number"? really?

Mind you don't expect much from meme spewing teenagers who spout stuff like "top kek"


Camera hidden in dead bug. I'm a spy by Buttbuttbutt - Mon, 14 Sep 2015 20:59:33 EST ID:mPmKFbpV No.41419 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Look closely at the shiny part in the bug on the left
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Hannah Greenworth - Sun, 20 Sep 2015 10:48:11 EST ID:rzRvf7OE No.41454 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Hows abouts ya kills yaself?


I need help with Viking Weapon cosplay by Frederick Blovingworth - Tue, 08 Sep 2015 19:32:56 EST ID:th1dwKQ6 No.41401 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Greetings. My friends and I like to get drunk and go to cons dressed as Tele-Tubbies. It's hilarious running around and partying but our costumes are starting to fall apart. During Dragoncon 2015 I had an epiphany. What would be a durable cosplay where it would be acceptable to be drunk? Vikings!

We want to be as historically accurate as possible. Obviously plastic weapons would be safe, but I don't want to be an e-bay warrior. We are going to build our own shield, and I feel like a plastic dopey axe would totally ruin the immersion.

Keeping in mind that we will probably be intoxicated, how can I make sure that nobody gets hurt from these weapons? We won't be running or swinging them around obviously but drunk people drop things and if we drop them I don't want to gash open someone's leg.

For that exact reason I was leaning towards axes rather than swords.

tl;dr
What is a nice AFFORDABLE axe to use?
How can I make them as safe as possible?

Thanks for your time
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Fucking Goffingfare - Tue, 08 Sep 2015 20:53:54 EST ID:7Hwk0nrL No.41403 Ignore Report Quick Reply
You should probably get some sort of blunted replica of an axe from the time period you're looking at. That is, a real forged steel axe, but with a blunted edge.

Example: http://www.wulflund.com/weapons/axes-poleweapons/dane-battle-axe-blunt-replica.html/
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Augustus Mishped - Tue, 08 Sep 2015 21:53:29 EST ID:th1dwKQ6 No.41404 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41403 That's a really good idea, thanks for your input man

I just had another mini epiphany.
A wooden axe (like something for training) that we paint metallic silver or something?
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Augustus Mishped - Tue, 08 Sep 2015 22:13:07 EST ID:th1dwKQ6 No.41405 Ignore Report Quick Reply
http://www.knifehog.com/cold-steel-trench-hawk-trainer-92bkpth.html?CAWELAID=330010870000005607&gclid=CIaBvbnx6McCFYyQHwodSKILtA

We just drunkedly found this.. How does this look? we love the price, that's for sure
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A Wizard - Thu, 10 Sep 2015 23:59:40 EST ID:ohIRQqu4 No.41408 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>41401

Just commission a local craftsman for what you need. A skilled hand can make better gear, in less time, for less money, than an unskilled drunk guy.

Also, FYI the shield is the hardest part to make. :/

Also, as stated before, for the weapons, just get some training swords. Either metal wasters or wood.

As for the "trench hawk".... not right at all. Ug, honestly, stay away from axe designs man, somebody is going to get hurt even if they're blunt. It's still a freakin lump of steel on the end of a stick, and if you're not actually training, it's going to be a hazard when you play. Use a sword, it has a crossguard and the weight isn't all at one end.

._. and also the wooden axe will likely cost more than the steel one, unless it's really crude. Liable to look like the tin man from a highschool rendition of The Wizard of Oz too. (Damn you shiny silver paints, always looking like duct tape!}

Hope this helps.
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Hugh Basslebodging - Fri, 11 Sep 2015 21:02:29 EST ID:ltiXhHPB No.41412 Ignore Report Quick Reply
One thing that would be important to mention is that a lot of cons have rules about peace-tying (locking away) weapons, even if they aren't sharp. My best advice would be to get some light-contact LARP weapons/shields - they'll look cool as hell and you should be able to drop them on the floor as much as you want

Like
http://www.darkknightarmoury.com/c-83-larp-axes.aspx
http://www.calimacil.com/

You can probably find a decent piece for around $50, which may still be less than you'd be paying for a real or wooden one


AMerican INdian Wars by Eugene Blytheford - Fri, 11 Sep 2015 02:24:41 EST ID:KH5quCue No.41409 Locked Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Oh, the pacification of the Native American. Can we talk about this genocide?
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Edwin Havingmod - Fri, 11 Sep 2015 05:45:31 EST ID:JW6A/1ow No.41411 Ignore Report Quick Reply
There's a history board. I suggest you take advantage of it.


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