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Old 01-20-2015, 12:35 PM   #4001
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My friend was telling me about some ammo that they quit making long ago and a box of 20 sells for like $100.
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Old 01-20-2015, 01:28 PM   #4002
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Quote: Originally Posted by ZQ8 Blazer
My friend was telling me about some ammo that they quit making long ago and a box of 20 sells for like $100.
It looks like Gunbroker is the way to go for selling obsolete ammo. Turns out UPS is ok with shipping ammo, just need to add a special symbol to the box, and have some way of verifying recipient is over 18.
Old 01-20-2015, 02:19 PM   #4003
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Quote: Originally Posted by ZQ8 Blazer
My friend was telling me about some ammo that they quit making long ago and a box of 20 sells for like $100.
Winchester Black Talon

Dumbass California media claimed that the ammo cause extreme death and horrific wounds and was super killer murderous ammo

It was just a good bonded JHP that's all. The ammo was also coated black...

A few years later Winchester came out with Ranger XST ammo. (eXact Same Thing) just wasn't colored black

Like we've discussed in this thread before, JHP was developed to prevent pass through, or prevent unintended targets from getting hit from over penetration... Not "to kill better"
Old 01-20-2015, 08:33 PM   #4004
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but it does kill better . massive energy dump to stop the threat.
Old 01-23-2015, 11:40 PM   #4005
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but, that wasnt its intended purpose...just a happy coincidence
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im thinking about getting a hi-point 9mm carbine. but before i do, im looking for opinions. anyone care to give me their thoughts?
Old 01-26-2015, 10:54 PM   #4008
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Have you looked at the Beretta pistol caliber carbines?
Or even the Keltec Sub 2000?


WAY WAY better budget options
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not til now. it looks like the beretta is more than i am looking to spend right now. the sub 2000 on the other hand is a little easier on the wallet. no provisions to mount a scope is kind of a turn off where scope mounting is possible with the hi-point. but then the capability to use a 32 rd glock mag with the kel-tec is much more appealing than the 10rds with the
hi-point. right now i can get the hi-point 995ts 4x32 minus the scope for just under $200. youve definitely got me thinking about the kel-tec.
Old 01-26-2015, 11:45 PM   #4010
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You get what you pay for


And there is definitely many aftermarket ways to mound optics to either...

But the Beretta can be had under $500 used....
Old 01-26-2015, 11:56 PM   #4011
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You get what you pay for
yeah yeah yeah. i know. i am definitely going to look further into the kel-tec. thanks for your input
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I have a 20+year old hipoint carbine and it shoots great. I am not a hipoint fan and would never trust one enough to carry but for a toy it has been nice.
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A buddy of mine let me shoot his HP 9mm carbine. As soon as I took hold of it, I couldn't get past how awkward feeling it was.

Check this link out.
http://www.slickguns.com/product/pis...liber-carbines
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