total swing and a miss. if you want the carbine m1 look get a basic ruger 10/22 and get the m1 carbine dressup kit. one of the members here is an avid dress up kit collector and has a simply amazing collection.
"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." — L. Neil Smith
The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...
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