Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Discussion Forums > The Club House > Strangest weapon you ever fired

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-10-2012, 09:41 PM   #31
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: The Edge of Darkness
Posts: 6,495
Liked 4781 Times on 2677 Posts
Likes Given: 1736

Default

I think Idaho potato farmers should develope a new spud. What about a spud that is of ballistic grade. Maybe a special Potato Military AP class. I think Potato tracer or a high speed hollow point spuds?

It is a fact that potatos used for french fries and hash browns are not the best for spud guns.

__________________
nitestalker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2012, 09:48 PM   #32
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Pasco Cty.FL
Posts: 6,219
Liked 2192 Times on 1259 Posts
Likes Given: 1784

Default

6.5MM Carcano.

How Oswald got off three or four accurate shots, at 75+ yards,

at a moving target, in 6 seconds, I'll never know.

You ever try to cycle a round thru one of those POS?

__________________

Last edited by therewolf; 10-10-2012 at 09:52 PM.
therewolf is online now  
2
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2012, 09:54 PM   #33
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: I see you, and you will not know when I will strike
Posts: 24,301
Liked 3471 Times on 1606 Posts
Likes Given: 3590

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by therewolf View Post
6.5MM Carcano.

How Oswald got off three or four accurate shots, at 75+ yards,

at a moving target,in 6 seconds, I'll never know.
He didn't.

Nothing real exotic or unusual for me, but some cool ones.

I fired a Thompson .45 on full auto.
I fired a .308 Sniper's Rifle with a suppressor
I got my 1911 with AAc suppressor (and LOVE it)
I fired an old H&H Cape Buffalo Gun in some god forsaken caliber that shook my filings loose when I was about 14.

I guess that is about it on the cool scale. Everything else has been kind of normal.
__________________
Dillinger is offline  
shadecorp Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2012, 09:57 PM   #34
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Pasco Cty.FL
Posts: 6,219
Liked 2192 Times on 1259 Posts
Likes Given: 1784

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dillinger View Post
I guess that is about it on the cool scale. Everything else has been kind of normal.
Oh, the COOL scale.

I thought this was the

strange scale...

That carcano has a big hole in the bottom of the mag, where the

clip drops out. Possibly not a very well thought

out innovation, considering all the mud, and

stuff, on the battlefield...
__________________

Last edited by therewolf; 10-10-2012 at 10:00 PM.
therewolf is online now  
Dillinger Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-10-2012, 10:26 PM   #35
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Shade's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Kankakee County,Illinois
Posts: 1,765
Liked 713 Times on 431 Posts
Likes Given: 860

Default

Got to push the button on a Mk 46 Torpedo and a SeaSparrow in the
same day. Gotta love RefTra! The squids will get that reference.

__________________
An Armed man is a Citizen,
An Unarmed man is a Subject. -- Unknown

"I am prepared are you?" -- Shade

"Regulation, registration, confiscation, domination, that's the Progressive agenda." -- RED Caddy

Shade is offline  
shadecorp Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2012, 12:46 AM   #36
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 226
Liked 61 Times on 42 Posts
Likes Given: 15

Default

Gyro Jet. It shoots little aluminum rockets (from a handgun).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gyrojet
Gene Simmons used one in the movie "Runaway"

__________________
scottmac is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2012, 12:56 AM   #37
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: The Edge of Darkness
Posts: 6,495
Liked 4781 Times on 2677 Posts
Likes Given: 1736

Default

Therewolf so true. If you recall he was kicked off the public rifle range the day before the shooting. His rifle rounds were hitting other shooters targets at 25 yards. What I will never forget was the dunb ass Dallas cop walked out with the Carcano declaring it to be a 98 Mauser. Hell, I knew from there on that investigation was going to be a joke. Was I wrong?

__________________
nitestalker is offline  
shadecorp Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2012, 01:04 AM   #38
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: fordland,missouri
Posts: 11,099
Liked 860 Times on 648 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by potentialglock

where are u located?
sw mo.......
__________________
Marlinman is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2012, 01:18 AM   #39
I am the Fanman
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Wiseman3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Fresno,California
Posts: 1,205
Liked 403 Times on 239 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Phalanx Close In Weapon System (CWIS) onboard the USS STOUT USS GONZALEZ and USS LABOON. Unfortunately the navy stopped training fire of SM-2s just before my turn to shoot

__________________

My pistols, however, I always kept by me.
Jesse James

Wiseman3 is offline  
shadecorp Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2012, 01:22 AM   #40
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
potentialglock's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 1,160
Liked 158 Times on 113 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Marlinman

sw mo.......
Damn I lived in mo til may but now I'm in VA
__________________
potentialglock is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
WTS Once Fired Brass AZ. wolfeyes Sponsor Display 2 11-26-2013 07:32 PM
.223 fired out of a 5.56 NATO AR-15 dabbson AR-15 Discussion 41 07-13-2012 08:29 PM
What do you mean, fired !!! Swampbilly Politics, Religion and Controversy 19 11-06-2010 03:24 AM
Striker-fired Jam genie Semi-Auto Handguns 2 10-08-2008 03:56 AM
looking for fired .45 ACP brass...... Jay Ammunition & Reloading 3 09-14-2007 06:57 PM