The all purpose home defense side arm

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by bigrebnc1775, Jan 20, 2011.

  1. bigrebnc1775
    Offline

    bigrebnc1775 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2010
    Messages:
    64,004
    Thanks Received:
    3,798
    Trophy Points:
    1,790
    Location:
    Kannapolis, N.C.
    Ratings:
    +4,830
    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sGJXvnpVQk&feature=feedu[/ame]

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aq9aeWaAR0Q&NR=1[/ame]
     
  2. R.C. Christian
    Offline

    R.C. Christian Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2010
    Messages:
    9,955
    Thanks Received:
    1,074
    Trophy Points:
    190
    Location:
    Ghetto
    Ratings:
    +1,195
    Not a fan of handguns. I like my assault rifle.
     
  3. RetiredGySgt
    Online

    RetiredGySgt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    May 6, 2007
    Messages:
    39,553
    Thanks Received:
    5,900
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Location:
    North Carolina
    Ratings:
    +8,971
    Well my M1 carbine falls in the Assault Weapon category. It has a high capacity magazine, a bayonet stud and is semi automatic. Of course it fires a pistol round and was made in WW2.
     
  4. liebuster
    Offline

    liebuster VIP Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2010
    Messages:
    637
    Thanks Received:
    100
    Trophy Points:
    78
    Ratings:
    +100
    You do a disservice when you refer to your rifles as "assault rifles"

    Technically, most "assault rifle" owners consider FULLY AUTOMATIC firearms an assault weapon, not a semi auto.... Unless you have a true Full Auto or you plan on assualting someone with your rifle.

    Its the same thing as "high capacity" magazines. Almost all of those magazines are STANDARD CAPACITY for that firearm.

    The Brady Bunch have done a very good job at changing the names of firearms into "scary" sounding names so people will fear them and thus support restrictions on them. I saw a report from them about the "proliferation of sniper rifles" in America........The were talking about your grandpa's deer gun.

    Please don't be sucked into their scheme.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  5. bigrebnc1775
    Offline

    bigrebnc1775 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2010
    Messages:
    64,004
    Thanks Received:
    3,798
    Trophy Points:
    1,790
    Location:
    Kannapolis, N.C.
    Ratings:
    +4,830
    I took it that he owned a automactic weapon, thats why I did not question his comment.
     
  6. liebuster
    Offline

    liebuster VIP Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2010
    Messages:
    637
    Thanks Received:
    100
    Trophy Points:
    78
    Ratings:
    +100
    Not a big fan of revolvers. Slow to reload and they hold a small amount of rounds.

    I would prefer a 1911 or honestly a SBR sub gun so its easily handled inside a house but lacks the penetration of a high power rifle that may end up hurting your neighbor sleeping next door. It would be more accurate, quicker follow up shots, quicker reloads and holds more rounds in the mag.

    The only problem with the SBR is all the red tape.
     
  7. bigrebnc1775
    Offline

    bigrebnc1775 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2010
    Messages:
    64,004
    Thanks Received:
    3,798
    Trophy Points:
    1,790
    Location:
    Kannapolis, N.C.
    Ratings:
    +4,830
    The reason I said it was the muilt-purpose side arm is that it also has the compasity to shoot a 410 shotgun shell
     
  8. Skull Pilot
    Offline

    Skull Pilot Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2007
    Messages:
    31,749
    Thanks Received:
    4,491
    Trophy Points:
    1,130
    Ratings:
    +10,070
    12 gauge pump loaded with buck shot works very well as a home defense weapon.

    The shorter the barrel the better

    Hell have a shotgun and a 45 next to your bed that way you're covered.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  9. bigrebnc1775
    Offline

    bigrebnc1775 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2010
    Messages:
    64,004
    Thanks Received:
    3,798
    Trophy Points:
    1,790
    Location:
    Kannapolis, N.C.
    Ratings:
    +4,830
    It shoot three types of ammo
    410 SHOTGUN SHELL 45 ACP AND 45 COLT.
     
  10. Mr. H.
    Offline

    Mr. H. Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 2009
    Messages:
    44,117
    Thanks Received:
    9,265
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    A warm place with no memory.
    Ratings:
    +15,394
    I would think that most home-defense situations last a matter of seconds.
    If you can't take care of business with a revolver, you're probably screwed anyway.
     

Share This Page