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Old 05-14-2013, 12:40 AM   #11
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The reason i ask is because me and my stepdad keep our guns in the same safe so we share guns , we have a shotgun already but no sks i do not yet own a shotgun of my own but i want one because of the versatility and different uses but i also want an sks because the sks is increasing in price and they are becoming harder to find and its the only semi auto military rifle thats under 800$ that i know of so wich should i buy first? Sks or shotgun?
Seems like you already know the right answer.

Get the SKS because they won't get more plentiful or a whole lot cheaper. You can get a used shotgun later for not much more than they go for now.
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Nobody ever asks to ride SKS.
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Nobody ever asks to ride SKS.
They would if they had SKSs on stagecoaches.
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And how would you know McCool? What's Mandarin for rickshaw!?
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Thats old timer talk i have no idea what you guys are speaking about.
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............. and its the only semi auto military rifle thats under 800$ that i know of so wich should i buy first? Sks or shotgun?
you can get a pretty good AR-15 for just under 800 dollars right now:
This was a sale 5 days ago:

http://www.slickguns.com/product/windham-weaponry-src-556223-optics-ready-69999

http://www.slickguns.com/product/polish-tantal-545x39-rifle-akagun-tantal-39999

http://www.slickguns.com/product/romanian-ak47-762x39mm-wasr-10-30-rnds-79999

if you do your homework and find a local FFl dealer, you too can get an AK or AR for around 800 dollars or less. But if you want an SKS.......

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Thats old timer talk i have no idea what you guys are speaking about.
Not to worry: They don't either.
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I'd get the shotgun because it's more generally useful, ammo is easy to find and a shotgun can go many places where an SKS would just get you in trouble.
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No, I think that's French for "touch." And I should know...
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