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Old 03-25-2011, 03:10 PM   #11
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just watched that vid. that guy is a retard. if you shoot a DE without eye protection your gonna go blind from bits of burning powder and metal debris landing in your eyes. its a gas operated pistol similar in function to the ar15/ak47. the big difference is the DE has no enclosed upper reciever to block debris hitting your face.

after a range trip with it you end up looking like you got freckles from all the burnt powder and residue.

they are highly impractical for anything cept fun at the range.


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Old 03-26-2011, 12:57 AM   #12
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I've got a DE 44.

NOT the pistol I practice "weak hand" drills with.

Even if you can fire a DE 50AE single handed, what practical

purpose does it serve? Sure, SOME people can do it.

SOME people can walk a tightrope over Niagara Falls or wrestle 20 foot Alligators...


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