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Posted on 11/08/2019 4:30:49 AM PST by Kaslin
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Three Essential Firearms For Civil Unrest
thanks for posting! very informative.
(however i would have gone for a .40 over a 10mm. maybe i am just info-challenged...)
The three essential firearms for civil unrest?
- The three that nobody knows you have.
(Remember, they were stolen many years ago.)
Make no mistake about it, folks. Terrorists will hit America again.}
Read Forstchens Day of Wrath.
Now Ill quibble with his choices. The M1A while a fine weapon is very expensive, very heavy, and not a good choice for smaller shooters. Parts are also expensive, its not very common, and even bulk ammunition is pricey.
AR, any shotgun that hold more than two 12 gauge shells, 1911 .45 ACP (preferably with double stack mag.).
Walk out on you front porch with a rifle?
What is he thinking?
The possible scenarios are too numerous to anticipate, but if you live in an urban area and value your life and those of your loved ones, you’ll first try to escape (Bug Out) before all means of egress are blocked off and your area is quarantined by the “authorities.”
Far too exotic for my taste..
I’m astonished they haven’t tried it.
A half-dozen Beslans in one day, spread out through big ciies, suburbs and small towns.
How long would it be before anyone sent their kids to school again?
That’s left as an exercise to the student.
10mm? Hard ammo to find when the stuff is in the fan. Several gun stores around here don’t even stock it.
Mike Adams is thinking that everyone else ought to do exactly as he does in terms of their personal choices.
He probably tells people which car and which house to buy too. There are people who are like that, believe it or not.
I drive an access cab Tacoma and wanted to be able to have access to a rifle while driving. These days a rifle rack is too gauche to consider. Ive had a 10/22 for years and love it. I know its only a .22 but the point is, I always have it, with 300 rounds and 3 25 round magazines, when away from home. The included bag makes a fantastic, discreet bug out bag. The interior and exterior compartments are large enough to stock everything I wanted for the bag. I wouldnt want to go to war with it, but it works fine for the purpose intended.
Anyone who uses the term ‘knockdown power’ is not someone I’m going to listen to.
Not quite how I would do it. If it came to deadly force I'd start shooting from cover through second story windows, well back in the room. Just the fact that they were under fire from the structure *should* deter most wanna-be rioters/looters. You don't have to be Fort Knox, just perceptibly a harder target than someone else.
If I had to break cover I'd stop and ask myself why I was doing something so dumb. If I did, for whatever reason, have to go out and sweep the area my primary weapon would be my AR-15. I wouldn't bother with the 12 ga. If I got into a close-up situation I couldn't solve with the AR, I'm probably not going to have time to unsling and get the even longer & heavier shotgun into action. Up close I'll take the higher capacity handgun(s) for last-ditch defense. I'd take my 9mm with several spare mags and my 1911, again with several spare mags. Between all of those, using the "New York reload" method I could put 55 rounds down range before needing a magazine swap.
I’d choose 4, and disagree with the author on several points, not the least of which is brand snobbery.
A good bolt-action main battle rifle in .270 for engagement of attackers at distance and taking game for food... Nothing wrong with Savage or Ruger.
A semi-auto sporting rifle for social work. AR pattern rifle, or a Yugo SKS, or whatever the budget allows. Simply NONE of the popular choices have reliability problems that aren’t overcome by maintaining them well.
Why not a pump-action Mossberg 12? Or a Remington 870?
Any reputable 1911, a Taurus .40 Cal. Even a full size framed 9mm will provide adequate defensive capability, and you won’t necessarily have to jump a cabinet full of ammunition everywhere you go.
There has to be a .22LR, either an automatic rifle or an automatic pistol or a nice revolver, both with a 6 inch barrel.
An automatic or pump or short double barreled shotgun.
A high quality high powered rifle, either auto or bolt.
This guy is an idiot. Must have weapons.....22lr rifle, shotgun ( 20 or 12 gauge), .22lr or 9mm pistol. AR15 would be nice but a good ccr minimag from a .22 rifle will ruin your day.
the only essential firearm is the one you have when you need it.
unfortunately, do to a boating accident, i know longer have any firearms... or a boat.
I didn’t read that far. This one needs a vanity tag.
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