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Old 10-25-2011, 06:17 PM   #31
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22-Long Rifle. There's billions of them around and they store and carry compact.

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Old 10-25-2011, 08:45 PM   #32
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Take a good look at my avatar, I make all of my black powder ammo from scratch & my 1858 loves the stuff. I'd say an 1858 revolver paired with its carbine counterpart would be THE weapon setup to have after shtf.

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22-Long Rifle. There's billions of them around and they store and carry compact.
+1 Same one for me on this one . Horizontal bodies at 50 yards should keep them back . Remember even a small cal like a .22 can be deadly if properly placed and carry 1000 of them rounds in a 1 gallon milk jug
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Quote: Originally Posted by towboater
Handgun 9 mm
Rifle 223
Shotgun 12 g
Id have to agree.

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Id have to agree.
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I think less important isthe 12 g though. There will be a lot of shells around but i think 90% of them will be bird shot. And that's good for one thing only, the bird-pocalypse.

I would put .22 lr on there but that's also a smei-useless round.
quiet = yes
more ammo = yes
but doesn't hit hard enough to kill much above small dogs and cats.
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You state its the End Of The World what possible use would any round do you?

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You state its the End Of The World what possible use would any round do you?
Think Fallout 3
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The round that's going to get me the next guys guns and ammunition....

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The best round for end of the world? Guinness.

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The best round for end of the world? Guinness.
Well considering the situation... Might as well
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The best round will be whatever you have on your person at the time the SHTF so you can get the next "best round"....although the Guiness does have its appeal.

Other consideration may be an ammo round you can use again and again such as a bow and arrow. Seemed to work well for Native Americans.

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