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devildg03 06-05-2012 03:44 AM

What would be a good side arm in a boat?
 
About to buy a boat and wanted to look into which pistol would be good on a boat thinking that there is a chance of the weapon getting wet?

mountainman13 06-05-2012 03:53 AM

I vote glock.

canebrake 06-05-2012 03:56 AM

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If you're boating near Somalia this may be what you need!

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Watch out for them Somali Skinnies!! :eek::eek:

mudpupp 06-05-2012 03:59 AM

A revolver. A S&W 627, 8 shot .357 magnum.

Tackleberry1 06-05-2012 04:06 AM

Anything is Stainless Steel or a Polymer/Stainless combo.

Personally I see no reason for a pistol if it's for boat carry and would go with a SS/Synthetic 12 Gauge Shot Gun like a Mossberg Mariner or similar.

Nothing ends an argument like a 12 Gauge!

Tack

linuxuser3890 06-05-2012 04:17 AM

Hipoint because you know as well as I do that if you take an expensive pistol out there it will be at the bottom in no time.

Plus I've heard that they make great anchors.

Axxe55 06-05-2012 04:24 AM

i would also suggest the Hi Point because of it's price. i would rather see a less than $200 Hi Point sink to the bottom of a lake than a very expensive pistol. spray it with a good gun oil and keep it in a zip lock bag for protection.

Jpyle 06-05-2012 04:31 AM

All this talk reminds me of that tragic FTF boating accident...oh the agony of all that hardware going to the bottom...:(

GLOCKMASTER 06-05-2012 04:39 AM

Glock or the sig navy model.

PlaysWithZombies 06-05-2012 04:42 AM

When i'm on a boat i usually carry my beretta 92fs, leashed to my belt just in case it should drop.


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