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500to22nut 12-29-2012 06:03 PM

Crazy accessories
 
What is the craziest modification you ever seen on a/your gun

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Example: huge drum magazine, night sights, "chain saw grip" lights, lasers all that

bigdaddy573 12-29-2012 10:04 PM

I my be wrong but in the civil war there was a gun made with a coffee bean grinder in the butt stock but I don't remember the name of it

Glockateer 12-29-2012 10:25 PM

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I thought this gun was pretty crazy lookin'.

fev 12-29-2012 10:32 PM

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Originally Posted by bigdaddy573 (Post 1071064)
I my be wrong but in the civil war there was a gun made with a coffee bean grinder in the butt stock but I don't remember the name of it

I do believe it was the Sharps rifle.

bigdaddy573 12-29-2012 10:56 PM

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I do believe it was the Sharps rifle.

Its called the sharps coffee grinder cool little rifle

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c3shooter 12-29-2012 10:56 PM

While they wer known as "Coffee Mill Sharps", seems these were actually looked at as flour/corn meal grinders- permitting the troops to forage for food. Bad idea. About a dozen ever made. Worked poorly. Museums lust after them.

http://ww2.rediscov.com/spring/VFPCGI.exe?IDCFile=/spring/DETAILS.IDC,SPECIFIC=9886,DATABASE=objects

bigdaddy573 12-29-2012 10:59 PM

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Originally Posted by c3shooter
While they wer known as "Coffee Mill Sharps", seems these were actually looked at as flour/corn meal grinders- permitting the troops to forage for food. Bad idea. About a dozen ever made. Worked poorly. Museums lust after them.

http://ww2.rediscov.com/spring/VFPCGI.exe?IDCFile=/spring/DETAILS.IDC,SPECIFIC=9886,DATABASE=objects

C3 is there anything you don't know about old guns lol

Axxe55 12-29-2012 11:01 PM

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Originally Posted by bigdaddy573 (Post 1071148)
C3 is there anything you don't know about old guns lol

of course not. he was around when they were making them new!:D

civil war i believe, but could have been much earlier too!:eek:

bigdaddy573 12-29-2012 11:04 PM

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Originally Posted by axxe55

of course not. he was around when they were making them new!:D

civil war i believe, but could have been much earlier too!:eek:

^^^^^^ he said not me lol :)

Axxe55 12-29-2012 11:11 PM

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Originally Posted by bigdaddy573 (Post 1071157)
^^^^^^ he said not me lol :)

there are rumours, but they are strictly rumours that he's been around since construction started on the White House (1792)!!!!:D


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