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Old 08-21-2011, 03:21 AM   #1
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I'm looking for a rifle for shtf situations and home defense, but I can't seem to find what I'm looking for... The only requirements I have are that it be semi automatic with the capability for high capacity magazines, chambered in a fairly common caliber, and in a bullpup config. I don't have much money to spend and so far the only one that is similar to what I'm looking for is the MSAR, but the pricetag on it is over a thousand dollars. If anyone knows of something fairly inexpensive that fits the bill, please post up.
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Old 08-21-2011, 03:26 AM   #2
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The Bullpup requirement makes it tough.
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I know, but I want it to be as compact as possible.
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SKS D. Look them up. An sks that takes AK mags.
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I just googled Mini 14 stocks and found a Bullpup that gives you a length of 26 inches.

Link: MWg Company MZ-14 Muzzlelite Mini-14 Bullpup Rifle Stock
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Is the keltec sub2000 too pistol-like? Got the common ammo and the compactness, but i wouldn't want to take a bear on with it.


edit* OK, the part about the bear isn't true; that could still be fun, maybe kinda painful.
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Given your requirements, this is about the only thing I can think of...
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have you ever used a bullpup?? if not i suggest begging or borrowing or renting one first. i find them extremely clumsy. it offsets by a great deal any percieved advantage by really crappy trigger transfer bars and very unergonomic mag changes.
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The Ak bullpup looks like an ergonomic nightmare...mag behind the trigger?

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You might want to look into an AR pistol or bite the bullet and pay the $5 stamp for an AOW configuration...

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The Ak bullpup looks like an ergonomic nightmare...mag behind the trigger?

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All bullpup rifles are mag behind the trigger. They are a standard receiver in a shortened stock with a relocated trigger.
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