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Old 03-04-2010, 07:38 PM   #41
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As usual, I agree with Jack...
I try not to agree with Jack but I think he is on to something here.
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Old 03-07-2010, 05:02 AM   #42
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22 LR
357 mag
44 mag
45 acp
30-06
12ga
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Was talking to someone about "caliber consolidation" when this senario came up: You can choose five firearm calibers (all platforms) for your current and future collection. Whether you own 2 guns or 200 guns, what five calibers would you narrow it down to?

Here's what I came up with:

9mm- Semi-auto pistols, some carbines...plenty of guns to choose from, cheap ammo
.45acp- Semi-auto pistols, some carbines...can't miss out on 1911s
.223/5.56- Some pistols (sorta), ARs and other tactical semis, bolt action rifles
.308- Bolt action rifles, M1A, FAL, AR10, etc
12 gauge- Ammo is easy to come by, and there's no shortage of exotic loads out there if you're feeling creative

Honorable Mention: .357mag, 7.62x39, 22lr

The 5.7x28mm round is nice. even comes in pistol and that little sucker is singin when it exits the barrel. Had the pleasure of shooting a supressed version, very nice, very accurate.
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22 LR
357 mag
44 mag
45 acp
30-06
12ga
You sir, have failed the test.

But I guess "too many" guns isn't the worst thing in the world.
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12Ga
22lr
9mm
7.62x39
7.62x54R
My list is based on what I have in stock.
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Got to have list:
30-06
12 Ga.
44 Rem.mag.
22 Lr.
And just in case you realy must stop something:
.375 H & H

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OK!

.22LR
9MM
.45ACP
.308 Win./7.62X51
12 Ga.
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first i would have to choose a 5.56mm ar15 /next would be a 7.62x39mm ak47 / third i would have to have a 12ga winchester modle 12 /.fourth would i would get a remington 700 chambered in a .308 /last i would have a 22lr and the reason i pick theese calibers is becuase there will always be ammo in the u.s for theese guns
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[LIST=1][*]22lr[*]357 magnum[*]12 ga[*]30-06[*]30-30
These are the guns that I own so I reckon I would just stick with them.
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The title said 5 calibers so I assume that means I can have all the ammo/reloading components and/or guns chambered in those calibers I want for them.

.22LR
.45ACP
.41Mag
.300 Mag
12 Gauge
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