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Old 04-10-2013, 01:23 AM   #1
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Default Remington takes the money from NY/Pentagon deal

Remington would rather have private 2A ownership ES & Die than pass up the coin;

http://www.wham1180.com/pages/localn...ticle=11042313

I wouldn't buy anything that had Remmy's name on it, let alone the cure for cancer from them.
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Old 04-10-2013, 10:39 PM   #2
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http://www.wham1180.com/pages/localnews.html?feed=122742&article=11042313

maybe this one?

I wonder where my beloved federal hydrashock ammo is made, 'cause I won't be buying much Remington ammo. Pure federal payoff; they won't need civilian sales with that fat federali contract.
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What does that mean, precisely? That they'll stay in the New York area or that they sold out the public in lieu of their main benefactor, the pentagon?
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Well that is a bummer. I like my 870, it has been a good hunting companion for years. Maybe they will change their minds? One can hope, I like their products, but I don't want to give money to a company who takes a dollar over the rights of the people.
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Wish I hadn't bought that 700 last month now... Oh well, it'll be the last Remington product I buy...

Anybody have a suggestion for an alternative to Rem-oil?
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Wish I hadn't bought that 700 last month now... Oh well, it'll be the last Remington product I buy...

Anybody have a suggestion for an alternative to Rem-oil?
I use hopes elite found at Wally world. Hopes makes some good stuff. Trade in that 700 on a ruger American
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And Springfield Armory is still in Ill.
S&W has not moved from Mass.
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I am as much of a 2 A activist as the next guy but we got to use some judgement too:

-Should remington have refused a contract of sniper rifles to our military? These can be made anywhere, I am sure they were pursuing it for a while
- Yes NY lobbied them to stay and I agree they should not have. But staying in an unfree state is not the same as moving there.

I would have preferred they use the assured income of the sniper rifle contract to move out of state.
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And Springfield Armory is still in Ill.
S&W has not moved from Conn.
And their XD line is made in Croatia? Doesn't that make them a sellout too?
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