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Firearm Terminology for the Media and others

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by boogerhook, Apr 27, 2015.

  1. boogerhook

    boogerhook Seattle Well-Known Member

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    This is a pretty good list compiled by Joe Huffman (boomershoot) and R.A. Steindler (annotated with an asterisk*). Maybe we can add a few and share this with the media and gun control people to elevate the quality of their messages.

    http://www.boomershoot.org/general/gundict.htm

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  2. LaneCountySigSnob

    LaneCountySigSnob Eugene Member

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    they go into moa, and mil dot, but they don't define mil radian (well its not a seperate entry, which i find odd)
     
  3. ZigZagZeke

    ZigZagZeke Eugene Silver Supporter Silver Supporter 2015 Volunteer

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    Where's the "shoulder thing that goes up"?
     
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  4. Mikej

    Mikej Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    This is cool. I've never known the exact meaning of MOA, should have looked it up before this I suppose. At the time I don't shoot any long guns. This list would make a good sticky topic for those outside the fire arm owning comunity that actually have an interest in LEARNING about fire arms. There may be a few out there....

    Mike
     
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