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Best guns to have for the end of days.
Guns and Ammo ^ | November 15, 2011 | Patrick Sweeney

Posted on 10/11/2013 11:01:06 AM PDT by kyperman

So the zombies are at your door. Death is upon you, but the gun shop is just a block away. You make a run for it, and you make it to the most extensive armory for miles. Time to make a decision: Which guns do you grab? Contrary to popular belief, not every gun will do the job the same, so to help make up your mind on which guns will save your life, here are my eight best guns for the zombie apocalypse.

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TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Hobbies; Outdoors; Society
KEYWORDS: banglist; guncontrol; guns; secondamendment; shtf; survival; zombies
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I do not believe the world will end in a Zombie apocalypse, but I do believe before the end, we will have to fight for our right to survive as we know it. And I love to hear about guns and love top 10 lists. Tell me if you agree with these choices.
1 posted on 10/11/2013 11:01:06 AM PDT by kyperman
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2 posted on 10/11/2013 11:03:17 AM PDT by Paladin2
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To: kyperman

AA-12. If you can find one. Youtube it...


3 posted on 10/11/2013 11:03:42 AM PDT by cuban leaf
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To: kyperman

4 posted on 10/11/2013 11:06:10 AM PDT by Paladin2
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.22 revolver and rifle (or WMR)
.357 or.44 revolver and rifle
AR-15/10
12 guage
.308 or .30/06 for longer range uh, work.


5 posted on 10/11/2013 11:06:14 AM PDT by rktman (Inergalactic background checks? King hussein you're first up.)
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To: kyperman

I have an SKS, an 8 shot “home invasion” pump shotgun and a 22 with a scope. I still need a pistol. I really don’t enjoy shooting or hunting so I still have pretty much all the rounds and shells I’ve ever bought for the guns. I’ve fired off a few to calibrate the sights/scope and the get the feel of the guns.

I suppose I should look at a 30-06 rifle some day. I’m put off of those for the same reason I’m put off of getting a pistol: when I have the money, something more important comes up.


6 posted on 10/11/2013 11:06:42 AM PDT by cuban leaf
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To: Paladin2

Hard to mount on a VW bug. Maybe in an A-10 warty-hog.


7 posted on 10/11/2013 11:07:12 AM PDT by rktman (Inergalactic background checks? King hussein you're first up.)
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To: kyperman

It is best to repent of your sins and accept Jesus as your personal Savior and Lord. That way you can leave all of your preparation supplies to those who are left behind.


8 posted on 10/11/2013 11:07:14 AM PDT by SubMareener (Save us from Quarterly Freepathons! Become a MONTHLY DONOR!)
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To: kyperman

Whatever you use, it needs to be a silenced firearm that uses subsonic rounds so you don’t attract more zombies. And given that it’s a zombie apocalypse I’m thinking you won’t need to worry about the Federal law that requires you to pay a $200 tax for your silencers.


9 posted on 10/11/2013 11:07:17 AM PDT by MeganC (A gun is like a parachute. If you need one, and don't have one, you'll never need one again. 969)
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To: Paladin2

:) I like the way you think! Being out gunned wont be a problem for you...getting it around will but thats another issue.


10 posted on 10/11/2013 11:07:24 AM PDT by 556x45
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11 posted on 10/11/2013 11:07:55 AM PDT by Paladin2
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Is that from an A 10 Thunderbolt? (Warthog) 30mm Cannon?


12 posted on 10/11/2013 11:08:08 AM PDT by kyperman (Hows this for a face you love to hate.)
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To: rktman
"Hard to mount on a VW bug."

Put it in your LR facing the front door.

13 posted on 10/11/2013 11:08:54 AM PDT by Paladin2
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To: kyperman

I sold all my firearms to that guy at the gun show some time ago


14 posted on 10/11/2013 11:08:58 AM PDT by clamper1797 (Evil WILL flourish when good men WILL not act)
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To: cuban leaf

I’d want a few shells with DU pellets, just in case...


15 posted on 10/11/2013 11:09:00 AM PDT by Windcatcher (Obama is a COMMUNIST and the MSM is his armband-wearing propaganda machine.)
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To: kyperman

What kind of weapon you need depends on what kind of Zombies you are dreaming about. I think I will choose the Bible just to be safe.


16 posted on 10/11/2013 11:09:43 AM PDT by mountainlion (Live well for those that did not make it back.)
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To: kyperman

Glock
AR
Hi-Cap shottie


17 posted on 10/11/2013 11:10:23 AM PDT by umgud (2A can't survive dem majorities)
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To: SubMareener

Agree with that...but hey, if you are gonna leave some guns behind, make sure they are the right ones.


18 posted on 10/11/2013 11:10:34 AM PDT by kyperman (Hows this for a face you love to hate.)
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To: kyperman
My choices:
Kel-Tel P-32 for pocket carry.

Glock 26 for inside the waist band or on a belt.

Remington 22lr rifle for getting dinner.

Ruger SP-101 .357 revolver on a belt for stopping power.

Ruger SR-556 AR-15 for killing zombies (very clean shooting due to piston-driven operating system).


19 posted on 10/11/2013 11:11:10 AM PDT by RoosterRedux (The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing -- Socrates)
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To: mountainlion

I don’t believe in Zombies, the real live people are the ones that scare me.


20 posted on 10/11/2013 11:11:34 AM PDT by kyperman (Hows this for a face you love to hate.)
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To: kyperman

UZI, FN-FAL, HK-91-A3, Galil 5.56, AR-15 w/.22 conversion kit, Browning Hi-Power, 9mm Glock, .22 Browning Buckmark, .22 Calico M-100, assortment of 12 Gauge shotguns


21 posted on 10/11/2013 11:12:32 AM PDT by DocRock (All they that TAKE the sword shall perish with the sword. Matthew 26:52 Gun grabbers beware.)
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To: rktman

DUDE,

OPSEC.

Don’t advertise EVER

You broke the first rule of Prep Club


22 posted on 10/11/2013 11:13:15 AM PDT by LadyBuck (If your name isn't on a list already, you should be ashamed.)
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To: kyperman
Three weapons are always necessary, no matter the circumstances: rifle 5.56mm or 7.62mm to reach out and touch someone, 12 gauge shotgun for close in support, and a 9mm or better when you run out of ammo for the first two weapons.

Then, if you are blessed by the Lord, one 81mm mortar, and Claymores.

Jmho.

5.56mm

23 posted on 10/11/2013 11:14:11 AM PDT by M Kehoe
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To: cuban leaf
AR-12; Ammo available:


24 posted on 10/11/2013 11:14:33 AM PDT by Paladin2
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To: kyperman
You want a gun chambered in the same caliber that the enemy uses, and ideally one similar enough to your enemy's weapon that the magazines and other parts are interchangeable.

That narrows it down to:
AR-15 (primary choice)
M-14/M1A (gotta love the heavy metal)
Remington 700 (it's a stretch, but it meets the above qualifications.)

I am aware that the AR is not as reliable as an AK, nor can you bury it in boiling radioactive mud under a monster truck rink for a year and then whip it out and have it work perfectly, as you can with an AK. But when an AK finally DOES break (and they do), or you run out of ammo, you won't find spares or reloads on the bodies of the "zombies", either.

25 posted on 10/11/2013 11:14:47 AM PDT by jboot (It can happen here because it IS happening here.)
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To: kyperman
The only gun needed
26 posted on 10/11/2013 11:16:13 AM PDT by BO Stinkss (Democrats own every single ghetto in America - Just a thought.....)
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To: cuban leaf

Looks like you’re set with the addition of a pistol.
Don’t worry about the 30-06, the SKS will do what you want.


27 posted on 10/11/2013 11:16:21 AM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: MeganC
"the Federal law that requires you to pay a $200 tax for your silencers."

Now there is a Law that needs to be repealed so old guys with bad hearing won't incur further damage.

28 posted on 10/11/2013 11:17:44 AM PDT by Paladin2
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To: Paladin2
I'll see that and raise you this:

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29 posted on 10/11/2013 11:18:07 AM PDT by SkyDancer (Live your life in such a way that the Westboro church will want to picket your funeral)
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To: kyperman

I’ve got 2 out of 8. Best get cracking!


30 posted on 10/11/2013 11:19:07 AM PDT by b4its2late (A Liberal is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
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To: kyperman

In that situation, anything that’s loaded that you know how to use will be just fine.


31 posted on 10/11/2013 11:19:17 AM PDT by ealgeone (obama, border)
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To: rktman

The Cletus Readiness Package:

I tend to think that life in the USA will go on in peaceful fashion but that doesn’t mean I won’t be able to answer the brown-shirt knock on my door.

(i) Taurus Judge with multiple quik-loads of 45 ACP and 0.410 sabot slugs (ask me about this load when I answer the front door!)
(ii) 16 guage Semi-auto with “bandalero” buck shot loads back by sabot deer slugs as “swat repellant”. 16-GA cause it is a great bird gun, too.
(iii) double, separate layers of cinder block -no grout-with 2 shooting lanes, intrinsic.
(iv) half-face, grey-canister protective mask (thank you mr. employer)

If I am forced to hunker down (see -iii- and -iv- above) I suspect I will be found watering the Tree of Liberty.


32 posted on 10/11/2013 11:19:38 AM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel (Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Alterations - The acronym explains the science.)
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To: MrB

Don’t worry about the 30-06, the SKS will do what you want.
That’s kinda my take. Though a nice 30-06 with a scope would do it with style. :-)


33 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:00 AM PDT by cuban leaf
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"Maybe in an A-10 warty-hog."

I'd guess that a slightly modified P-38 could handle one.

34 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:06 AM PDT by Paladin2
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To: cuban leaf

An A-10 Warthog would be even better......


35 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:10 AM PDT by expat2
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To: kyperman

Shooting zombies is just target practice, you want the guns that will let you carry lots of light ammo and large magazines, with little recoil that lets you rapidly engage multiple targets while expending as little of your own energy as possible.

Lever action rifles take you off target and use your energy, shotguns do the same and the ammo is too bulky and the weapon capacity too small.

What you want is a simple bullet injector that can inject bullets quickly into lots of targets and for which you can carry lots of rounds for.


36 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:34 AM PDT by ansel12
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To: clamper1797
I sold all my firearms to that guy at the gun show some time ago

Boating accident.

37 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:53 AM PDT by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: MeganC

As an 07/02 FFL/SOT my choice is my Ruger 10/22 with a Norrell trigger pack and integral suppressor. FN 5.7 for crowd control;) FNP90 for final protective fire. M1917a1 for final stand.


38 posted on 10/11/2013 11:20:58 AM PDT by DCBryan1 (No realli, moose bytes can be quite nasti!!)
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To: Paladin2

When you absolutely, positively got to kill every mofo in the room..................or on the planet for that matter. lol


39 posted on 10/11/2013 11:21:13 AM PDT by V_TWIN
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To: ansel12

Marlin model 60 .22lr. Fun as heck, cheap as heck, and while the round isn’t too big by any means, it will take stuff down. Not an elephant gun, but it will keep a lot of marauding urban types at bay.


40 posted on 10/11/2013 11:22:23 AM PDT by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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When you absolutely, positively got to kill every mofo in the room.

And the armored vehicles they rode in on.

41 posted on 10/11/2013 11:23:46 AM PDT by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: SkyDancer

Two high-capacity magazines for that would fill my 2 car garage.


42 posted on 10/11/2013 11:23:49 AM PDT by USMCPOP (Father of LCpl. Karl Linn, KIA 1/26/2005 Al Haqlaniyah, Iraq)
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To: expat2

An A-10 Warthog would be even better......


My favorite plane, ever.

On our way to Cabo once, we landed the Citation at an airbase at an air base in CA or AZ (I don’t remember which) where the A-10’s were doing touch and goes in pairs. We were pretty close to the runway and standing on the tarmac just watching. It was a real treat for me and my wife (we’re both airplane nuts).


43 posted on 10/11/2013 11:24:34 AM PDT by cuban leaf
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To: kyperman
"Contrary to popular belief, not every gun will do the job the same"

No, but one of these aught to hammer most any nail, in a pinch:


44 posted on 10/11/2013 11:27:01 AM PDT by Boogieman
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To: LadyBuck

Just a wish list to replace the ones I may have had if not for the boat capsizing. Sounds suspicious don’t it? LOL!


45 posted on 10/11/2013 11:27:26 AM PDT by rktman (Inergalactic background checks? King hussein you're first up.)
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To: SkyDancer
I'll see you and raise this... Although techinically not a gun... I would love to have one of these...
46 posted on 10/11/2013 11:27:42 AM PDT by Syntyr (Happiness is two at low eight!)
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To: kyperman

I always keep in mind that, when confronting a government that has unlimited money and unlimited firearm resource, I will lose.

In the words of Inyigo Montoya, “Prepare to Die”.
I’m good with God on that side.


47 posted on 10/11/2013 11:28:08 AM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel (Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Alterations - The acronym explains the science.)
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To: SkyDancer

Nice! Does that go in the AC130 Spectre gunships?


48 posted on 10/11/2013 11:28:41 AM PDT by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: rktman

M4
.300 Win Mag
.22 rifle
several semi-auto handguns (.357 Sig, .40, .45, 9mm (only because ammo will be plentiful to pick up))
12 gauge pump
compound bow with arrows when you need to be quiet cooking supper


49 posted on 10/11/2013 11:29:02 AM PDT by Resolute Conservative
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To: Paladin2

Don’t I need the A-10 accessory for that?


50 posted on 10/11/2013 11:30:15 AM PDT by BubbaBasher ("Liberty will not long survive the total extinction of morals" - Sam Adams)
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