Last Activity:06-10-2010 6:15 PM
Posted in thread: Effectiveness of 7.62x51 M80? on 04-05-2010 at 07:27 PM
What "German 7.62 mm equivalent"? The German Army used the NATo standard M-80 7.62 X 51
cartridge we have. What would make theirs better?Unless you are referring to the WWII era
7.92mm German cartridg...
Posted in thread: Effectiveness of 7.62x51 M80? on 04-02-2010 at 10:30 PM
I'm not sure that I should enter thisWell I'm glad you did post. Your information is
Posted in thread: Effectiveness of 7.62x51 M80? on 04-02-2010 at 06:01 PM
The US M80 7.62mm round is not very effective especially when compared to the German 7.62 mm
equivalent. I often hunt hogs with the M193 5.56mm round. At ranges out to about 175 yards that
little 55 g...
Posted in thread: Effectiveness of 7.62x51 M80? on 03-30-2010 at 06:05 PM
I just love how we tip-toe around to not offend anyone that isnt in our current war. Sometimes
legistics get in the way of things that matter and no matter what anyone does, SOMEONE will be
Posted in thread: Your primary weapon versus multiple bad guys on 03-28-2010 at 05:33 PM
I'd go with larger magazine with higher calibre because one-shot stops are unreliable. It's
more about the attacker than the gun. I have a link to another forum where there's pictures of
a man hit by ...
Posted in thread: Hi on 03-27-2010 at 07:11 PM
New to the forum, this will actually be my 4th post but I don't think that matters.I'm from
Canada, and I'm very interested in ballistics, especially revolving around Rifle cartridges. I
don't own any...
Posted in thread: Effectiveness of 7.62x51 M80? on 03-27-2010 at 06:07 PM
I've seen ballistic gel tests of the 7.62x51 M80, and judging by them, common .308 seems to be
a much better round for live targets. While I'm 100% confident that these are both highly
lethal rounds a...
Posted in thread: AA12...Best Shotgun on 03-27-2010 at 04:58 PM
There was a semi-automatic variant of the USAS-12 that was sold to civilians, called the WM-12
or something, but it was not very successful. It'd probably be impractical to sell the AA-12 on
semi to c...
Posted in thread: AA12...Best Shotgun on 03-26-2010 at 11:30 PM
What about the USAS-12? It's a fairly effective automatic shotgun too, I'd assume.