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Old 06-17-2012, 01:35 AM   #1
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Old 06-17-2012, 05:35 AM   #2
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That's pretty cool. Bill Ruger always said a General in charge of Army procurement once came by the Ruger booth at a industry fair. He picked up the Mini-14 prototype, looked it over, and said "if Ruger had come out with the Mini-14 earlier, it would have been the new US assault rifle, not the M16."

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Very interesting. That was the one army that I had heard for years using the minis.
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Ummmm.......that's an "rotc" summer camp.

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