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Old 03-06-2013, 06:09 PM   #28861
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Anything in .40 is a good choice. I'm a recent convert, and have found it to be a great round. I wish i had converted a long time ago.

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Old 03-06-2013, 06:17 PM   #28862
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Anything in .40 is a good choice. I'm a recent convert, and have found it to be a great round. I wish i had converted a long time ago.

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I have to admit that I like my FNS-40 a lot, but right now I shoot better with the Hi Power for some reason. It's probably me, the .40 is not so much more powerful that it induces flinching.

The .40 can still double stack which means more than 7 shots per magazine, I think that is a bonus.

Also, .40 ammo seems to be easier to find in the current moment of the ammo drought - I've not seen 9MM for weeks, bought .40 yesterday.

I suspect it's going to continue to be a popular choice in the future.

If you are in CO, I know a guy with a bunch of Beretta .40's on his sales shelf.
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Old 03-07-2013, 06:33 AM   #28863
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I have only one word to describe the past two days: winning!

- I confirmed shipment of a Windham AR ahead of schedule.

- I found .38 and 9mm at pre- apocalypse prices at a chance stop while waiting on the tailor to finish altering a uniform.

- I got a call from my favorite gun store (Ed's Gun Shop, Vass, NC) to tell me they had a Kel-Tec KSG with my name on it...BELOW MSRP!

And to think I was about to buy my wife a CRF230L. I guess she'll have to wait. :

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Old 03-07-2013, 08:48 AM   #28864
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I.

- I got a call from my favorite gun store (Ed's Gun Shop, Vass, NC) to tell me they had a Kel-Tec KSG with my name on it...BELOW MSRP!
AWESOME

I have been wanting one of those suckers since they were released!
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Old 03-07-2013, 09:44 AM   #28865
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AWESOME

I have been wanting one of those suckers since they were released!
Same here. I have been on the waiting list for almost 2 years.

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Old 03-07-2013, 10:38 AM   #28866
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With the economy and--hopefully--the failure of the ABW2 will result in a glut of arms. But then again, I've been hoping for that since 2007.
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Old 03-07-2013, 12:00 PM   #28867
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I have only one word to describe the past two days: winning!

- I confirmed shipment of a Windham AR ahead of schedule.

Hopefully I get the same confirmation soon I didn't buy a complete rifle, though, just a full M4 upper. I'm sitting @ about 65 days for my order.
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Old 03-07-2013, 03:27 PM   #28868
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15 rounds in 1 shotgun.

MrsDonkeys loves it! She has proclaimed it to be her snuggle buddy when I'm overseas.



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Old 03-07-2013, 06:14 PM   #28869
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With the economy and--hopefully--the failure of the ABW2 will result in a glut of arms. But then again, I've been hoping for that since 2007.
Yea true that..I have said that so many times I am sick of hearing it
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Old 03-07-2013, 06:47 PM   #28870
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news flash........went to go see if the local ammo shop had any pistol ammo and they had all calibers in stock!!!!

The crazy part is that I bought a bunch of boxes of 10mm because it was cheaper than 9mm, same prices as .40, cheaper than .45, and same price as .380
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Old 03-07-2013, 07:08 PM   #28871
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15 rounds in 1 shotgun.

MrsDonkeys loves it! She has proclaimed it to be her snuggle buddy when I'm overseas.



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On my short list!
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Old 03-07-2013, 07:15 PM   #28872
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So.... What's it worth?

Remington 700 in 25-06 topped with a Bushnell Elite 3x9. Seller says he thinks it's 8 y/o and knows it's never been fired.



Bass Pro Shops is listing the glass at either $280 or $360 depending on specs.

Having a hard time pricing the gun. Too many different 700 options to be clear.
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Old 03-07-2013, 07:23 PM   #28873
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So.... What's it worth?

Remington 700 in 25-06 topped with a Bushnell Elite 3x9. Seller says he thinks it's 8 y/o and knows it's never been fired.



Bass Pro Shops is listing the glass at either $280 or $360 depending on specs.

Having a hard time pricing the gun. Too many different 700 options to be clear.
$750 to $850 around here.
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Old 03-07-2013, 07:36 PM   #28874
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$750 to $850 around here.

For the package, or just the rifle?
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Old 03-08-2013, 10:18 AM   #28875
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So.... What's it worth?

Remington 700 in 25-06 topped with a Bushnell Elite 3x9. Seller says he thinks it's 8 y/o and knows it's never been fired.



Bass Pro Shops is listing the glass at either $280 or $360 depending on specs.

Having a hard time pricing the gun. Too many different 700 options to be clear.

$650.00 its still a used gun, it's somewhat of an oddball caliber, scopes and slings are like farkles on a bike. When he tells you the scope is worth 300 tell him to keep it and offer $350.00 for the rifle if you want a 25-06.
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