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Magpul D60 mag

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by IronMonster, Jan 26, 2015.

  1. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    Martini_Up NW USA Well-Known Member

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    percussion band needed some brass then I would have stood and began marching.
     
  3. DSAPT9

    DSAPT9 North Idaho Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    Looks much lighter and smaller than my AK 75 round drums. I might have to get one for the AR if the price is not too crazy.

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  4. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    I heard MSRP is $129
     
  5. DSAPT9

    DSAPT9 North Idaho Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    That is the problem I can get 10-30round Pmags for that price so it is hard to justify for just sixty 60 rounds.
     
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  6. SCARed

    SCARed Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    People will buy this for the same reason they spend $100 on 60rd Surefire mags. Because it's unique and they can.
     
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  7. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Id get one of these just to piss the antis off!
     
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  8. Flopsweat

    Flopsweat Slightly right of center Well-Known Member

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    I have 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 round PMags. There is no possible way I'm not getting one of these.


    From their Facebook page:

    “The PMAG D-60. Sixty rounds. Reliable, durable, lightweight, shorter than a 30 rd mag, and full of features that make it extremely easy to use. MSRP $129.95. Please note that transparent back and cut-away versions were for testing purposes only, and the solid drum with round indicator window is the variant that will be offered for sale. Shipping Spring/Summer 2015, but you can get a sneak peek of the drum in action at ATAC range day before SHOT show.”
     
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  9. 308

    308 ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Platinum Supporter Silver Supporter

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    I'll stay with (2) 30 rounders instead.
     
  10. timac

    timac Loading Magazines! Well-Known Member

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    Also the same reason I'd buy one or two maybe three.
     
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  11. 206thsense

    206thsense Seattle, WA, USA Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Hmmm, guess I'll wait for a sale. I think I bought my AK drum for $50-60, so I might be a little spoiled considering it's steel and it holds 75 rounds of 7.62x39... =)
     
  12. misplacedtexan

    misplacedtexan Beaverton, OR Active Member

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    That might be the one drum I will ever buy. If I can find one for under $100 that is, but only for the novelty. I don't have a dump bag big enough on my kit to store that thing.


    But now that I've looked at the new line up for the coming year...

    THIS:

    http://www.magpul.com/products/hunter-700-stock?VariantID=VO343
     
  13. Trick

    Trick St Helens Active Member

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    My gut response is I need that, but the price seems high when you can by a stack of 30 rounders for the same price. Around the $70-$80 price range will be the maximum I'd pay. Give it time.
     
  14. drewp

    drewp 503pdx Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I get bored of looking I at my target after 20-30rds. After that im just wasting ammo trying to burn up the mag...drums are dumb...
     
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  15. misplacedtexan

    misplacedtexan Beaverton, OR Active Member

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    Only time I liked a drum was when I was running my M249. Even then though I wouldn't of trusted this. Those guns jam like no other when it's using the magazine fed option.