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Welcome to /k/, 4chan's weapons board. Our board centers around weapons, armor, and other myriad military technology. While guns are the primary topic, threads involving any other sort of weapons, from swords and knives to tanks and jet fighters, come up frequently as well. If you're new, we suggest reading the sticky at http://amagicalplace.wikia.com/wiki/Sticky to get acquainted with the board's subject matter.

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Are there any significant reasons to not take a tokarev over a wonder 9 when you're trying to cover your bases? Ammo availability non withstanding.
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>Tfw mine gets minute of barn accuracy even at like 7 yards
Better than a Tok.
The ergonomics are pretty bad on the CZ52. And the sights are not much to write home about either. And the stock trigger is about what would be expected, which is not good. So not really a tack driver! I still love mine. Looks so cool and I have a thing for funky mechanisms. Plus that little bullet goes!
>In a military context handguns are shot much less than submachine guns yes.
True, but not what your sentence conveyed.

>nato spec 9mm not being to friendly on Beretta m9 locking block but being just fine for the mp5 and uzi
The M9 handles 9mm NATO just fine.

>The cz52 i’m sure was fine as a service pistol
I mean it just has to be a pistol, given how little pistols are used you could supply an army with Hi-Point pistols and it'd be decent enough to do its job.
What I think is a problem however is that the CZ52's decocker is known to actually fire some guns at some times.

>But as a private owner saying “omg so strong it’s a leetle g3 muh shtf armor piercer” is just false
I never did, I pointed out it's not like the G3 at all, being short-recoil and actually locked breech.
The 7.62mm Tokarev cartridge does do pretty well against soft armors, however, that is actually true.

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if you want to defeat body armor on the cheap and execute political prisoners the experts choose the tok

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what kinda gat was that? More, sauce pls
You're right. And if I had a pocketnc I'd try making real Gyro rounds. I've cast engines from doublebase smokeless powder in acetone before. Not that they worked well. that was many years ago. I was 12.
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Oh it's definitely difficult to do, and I'm only going to casually try. I think having a small delay to allow time for all the engines to get burning would help. Like I said the hammer system in a MBA might work for that.
But I think a single engine with straight or maybe canted fins will be good enough for some LARPing, maybe it could even spice up an airsoft match (or start a forest fire).

Here is version 0.01
Before I got a 3d printer, lol
This is almost exactly what I had in mind. I'll be keeping eyes out for the results of your tests.

What are you using for propellant? I've been doing research on what it would take to make/acquire nitrocellulose. It appears to be the case that its a thermoplastic in some configurations which would allow you to print/extrude the exact shape you want.

I read the old docs on gyros and he would paint the exterior of the propellant in titanium oxide (white paint) to prevent it from burning outside in at the same time it was burning inside out.
That isnt anything remoteley close to something you could sell.
The build I am referring to has no furniture. Selling kits might be economical, but the thing that would worry me is liability. All it takes is for some retard to blow his fingers off, or some nigger to blow away a liquor store clerk with one and you've got lawyers all up in yer shit.

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Model 10 a best edition. Seriously your life is not worth living if you don't own one.

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prelock smith is best smith
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First revolver, Ruger GP100 6" in .357 Magnum
Traded a VP9 for it, feel pretty good about it. How do y'all think I did?
Someone drooled on your grips.
You did great. Traded a boring plastic pistol for an exciting steel revolver.

Could be his own.
Is it worth going for a SAA-based revolver? I like its grip design a lot more than most others.

AK General /akg/
Are You Compliant Edition
>Thread #922r

Old thread here >>43358579
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Could probably get it to work by just man-handling or dremeling it to fit. >>43379492's solution is much more elegant if significantly more expensive.

100 handguards are just cheapshit plastic that you can buy for pennies, though, so I personally wouldn't feel bad slightly modifying them to accommodating a rail.
1020 round thorough the vska now
2 failure to feed (these were both with pmags)
1 stove pipe
just cleaned it dont see anything visually wrong headspace is still good.
I will say this thing is accurate no problem hitting clay pigeons at 100 yards off hand.
Also can someone identify this sling cake in a in marked bag at a local shop.
*came in an unmarked bag
East German sling
I have an AKM and I’m fitting wood furniture on soon, but I’d like to get a representation of a modern AK with a 90° gas block. Is an Arsenal still the best way to go or is there another? It’s probably getting zenitco’d Up.

I am trapped in suburban New Jersey and need the comforts of vintage hunting, lets get a thread going
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Post outfit fags
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I can't unsee it now
Imagine the smell

Let’s hear ‘em
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>go into local pawnshop
>pick up gun I ordered
>inspect it
>fill out 4473 while I let the clerk fingerfuck it
>4473 clears instantly
>pay $10 for the transfer
>tell the guy to have a good day and leave
This has been 100% of my gunstore interactions. I never buy anything locally.
>he doesn't have his CWL
Your dream job should be the OWNER of the gun store
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Are you the guy who kept asking about .40 suppressors?

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New here? Want a firearm license? Read this: https://pastebin.com/Ndb2jSAu

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Sky is still falling edition
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stand united canada. united we can do great things.
I mean yeah, but the fact that they're so LOUD about it is what amazes me
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>TFW when you knock out the power in the GTA
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Let's have a nice thread and post guns instead of attacking eachother just like the government would want. Do it for her.
Canada should balkanize

AR thread
Cancer containment

Send snow edition

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damn, thats some p scummy shit

good on SCC for the trust fall though, shame he fell
I've been thinking of sending the pics of his wife he sent me to his wife since she doesn't know about them.
ehh, i personally wouldn't go that route. but thats just me
I killed cal.
don’t reply to me you fucking newfag

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I don't know where else to post this, but idk, I live in a low income part of the US, I live in some shitty apartments but I own some electronics that are worth something (they're actually my dad's). These electronics are mostly speakers and instruments and he likes playing it loud so I'm not surprised if people in the apartment complex would hear it, but I found this last night inside my house in front of the entrance door, it seems very deliberately placed and I am worried I will get robbed as my dad is out of the country and my house stays alone for a rather large part of the day, it looks like a something you would use to get through locks. is this enough to take to the police? I'm scared guys
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Niggers do this kind of thing like leaving shut in your door to see when you have left. You're being cased for a robbery. Get a security system some of them are cheap.
>machete is preferable
please, if you can't get a gun get a spear. Reach is king in personal combat, which is why guns >>>> melee weapons.
Hell no. I lived in a ghetto shithole ass house is all. I had friends over when we confronted the DEA in my backyard investigating my neighbors. I dealt with more ghetto sketchy fucking bullshit at that house, people trying to break in, car crashes, disputes with neighbors, crackheads, than i probably ever will again or ever hope ill have to.
Ergos arent nearly as dynamic as a machete tho. Cant have a backswing. Also requires a lot more training with to use. Also harder to use in enclosed spaces like hallways and rooms. Start swinging wild with a machete and youll fuck something up.
How does leaving shit in my door work? They'll come back and look for the hook and then they know that if I moved it I've been home?

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I posted in that thread too.
Would you rather have 5 shots, each with a 96% chance of producing a one-shot stop... or 6 shots, each with a 95% chance of stopping & dropping an assailant (oh, and it only produces about 2/3rds the recoil)? 110 grain .327 Federal Magnum from a 3" barrel produces about 95% the same effectiveness as 125 grain .357 S&W Magnum out of a 4" barrel. SP101 in .327 Fed Mag is like carrying a 3/4 scale duty gun which is effectively just as powerful as a GP100 or L-frame. I just keep thinking about it. It's doing like 1400 fps & 500+ ft/lbs from a three inch barrel. Talk me out of getting a 4.2" 7-shot GP100 instead.
Yah...I'm gonna go with Based
This is like slightly better than 9mm. That's if it actually clocks 1300
>google chrome

It's here, it's finally happened, the ultimate collaboration between Ian and Nicholas on the M4 Sherman's weapons

Forgotten Weapons + The Chieftain's Hatch

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Nope, he said it isn't happening. That is the truth of the matter.

>Hurr durr /pol/ nazi
Problem is that I am not from /pol/ or even that racist. What i am is pissed off that some faggot American spends a weekend in South Africa and then authoritatively declares that everything is fine.
Yes they could be used for indirect fire. Tanks carried the tools for plotting and determining what adjustments would be needed.
That link has a section at the bottom about the indirect fire role. This was done a lot in Italy and during Korea (with both M4 and M26 tanks). For getting higher elevations the tanks would drive up onto a berm or down into a trench with a slow pointing up.
all of them
>that some faggot American spends a weekend in South Africa and then authoritatively declares that everything is fine.
What he rather said was that the genocide of white south african /pol/tards scream about all time isn't happening.
And his assessment is incorrect and largely harmful to white South africans. So fuck him, he is a cunt.

From a military standpoint, why did we lose?
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What are you talking about, we won every middle eastern engagement. We lost bodies to dripfed hearts n minds patrols in transition periods where its literally troops walking the same police patterns that was so ez a child could put a ied or truck of peace in place. This was no different to the mindset that sloppily added names to the black wall in DC.

Or are you now equating cia proxy force losses to count against organized us military supremacy? Because it continues to be the us military winning ground and spook/politicians losing those gains.
>redefine "engagement" to fit exclude small scale ambushes and patrol encounters which constitute the vast majority of combat in vietnam
>we totally won guize
The US govt should have supported HCM when he was still open to his "american ideals" and told France to GTFO.

It would have solved some many problems down the road.
Franco is widely regarded as a fascist. If you don't want to believe this then that is on you.
>economic decay and social angst
I fail to see how this is meaningfully any different than what I said, but ok.
>use this as a threat
What does this mean
>next you're going to say it improves the wages of the workers while redifining what they are
I also don't know what you mean by this, however again, immigration helps the economy, now under our current system, the economy is privately owned and the owners seem to enjoy hoarding wealth. In a fair system these economic benefits would be redistributed so everyone felt the benefits. Not allowing immigration doesn't change the fact that wealth is still funneled upward.
For your final point, how does favoring a market socialist system disqualify me from supporting a document that limits the reach of the state? I swear man, you guys really don't do anything to dispel the "anti-intellectual nazi" meme.

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I've been reading about the Boer farmers in South Africa. The situation in the country is untenable but the government won't permit them to arm and defend legally, so the Boers have limited options. Pic related

First, make dwelling access harder so the victims have a little more time. I have a few thoughts:
> Firearms like AK and Glock and shotguns cheap and easy to source but come with their own set of complications. Still a great option in my view
> Flame weapons such as propane or petrol flame throwers, or hose them down with gasoline and then ignite
> Hot oil splashed on invaders forcing their way in works spectacularly well and the screams are exquisite, but takes time to prepare
> Acids also handy for denying access, can be squirted out of any pressurized dispenser
> Rotts or Sheperds if affordable, otherwise shit bulls -- easy to teach them who to bite and you could feed the dogs with the bodies
> Melee or entry denial weapons? A bladed spear can easily inflict fatal injuries and deny access through door or window
> Electricity as a weapon?

Disposal of invader's bodies? Well, I was thinking butcher the invader's bodies and dump the meat deep in the bush, or just run the bodies through a woodchipper to replenish the earth.

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