“Wyrd biõ ful ãræd.”

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Here's the motivator I was thinking of on the last post.


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  1. My second weapon was a Mosin-Nagant. Fine weapon, just make sure you get plenty of ammo. That's the 7.62x54r. The little "r" stands for RIMMED, and if you don't have the right ammo, you risk hangfires !

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  2. Most people do not know how the afganistan rebels got AK rifles.The soviet union sold surplus M-N to Afganistan in the 60s and early 70s.When they invaded in the 80s the rebels shot there soldiers and traded UP.Old guns in the hands of old basards still a deadly combination.;]

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    1. Mosin Nagants and Lee Enfields are still among the favorite weapons of the older crowd there. A fellow named Isby wrote a book about the Russian invasion of Afghanistan. I remember reading that the older "muj" stayed off a bit and sniped away with their longer ranged bolt guns, while the younger crowd tried to get in close with the AK 47. There's nothing at all wrong with a bolt action rifle provided your enemy is not on the line of the bugle tooting Chinese hordes.

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  3. http://gunsnfreedom.com/17-years-after-gun-bans-in-australia-police-say-gun-crime-is-out-of-control/ I think you will like this

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    1. The same thing has happened everywhere they tried "gun control." Now England is beset with "sword violence" and they are trying to figure out how they can ban knives.

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  4. Jane,
    Now's a good time to buy it, though the last twenty years would have been better. I can't believe the prices for rifles and ammunition now.

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