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Seattle gun buy back, you have a what?!

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by clearconscience, Jan 27, 2015.

  1. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    image.jpg image.jpg image.jpg Saw these on the net story was this guy found this item in his seattle home when he moved in.
     
  2. Morpheus

    Morpheus Columbia Gorge Anyway, back on the farm.

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    Looks like a spent launcher tube to me... Why are the officer's looking down the barrel though, seems like a bad idea.
     
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  3. Oregonhunter5

    Oregonhunter5 2C IDAHO Well-Known Member

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    Those motorbikes look older. is this picture from the 80's?
     
  4. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Read the article on it apparently someone brought it to turn in and another person bought it off the guy for $100 and the cops found out and turned in over to investigators at ft lewis.
    These are illegal to own and are supposed to be accounted for and destroyed.

    Someone is going to be in deep doo doo
     
  5. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Probably came from this guy.
    Sweet hey zus what a haul

    http://www.king5.com/story/news/local/2014/07/29/12708250/

    Agents found 37 machine guns, 2 grenade launchers, 54 high explosive grenades, 6 blocks of plastic explosives, 12 silencers, 25 feet of detonator cord, and 7 blasting caps - all adding up to what the feds call one of the largest personal arsenals of dangerous weapons in this region's history.
     
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  6. Classic

    Classic Federal Way WA Well-Known Member

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    There was a gun buyback well over a year ago (I think around 2 Thanksgivings ago) and this was turned in. I thought it turned out to be a movie prop but thank god only my memory is failing me:cool::cool::cool:
     
  7. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    It's ironic that you picked the smilies that look like a particular little blue pill.... :rolleyes: :D
     
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  8. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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  9. Classic

    Classic Federal Way WA Well-Known Member

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    Yup, thought you might need a couple freebees:p:D
     
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  10. The Heretic

    The Heretic Oregon Well-Known Member

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    If you want to find interesting stuff, just go through the pawn shops near Ft. Lewis. :D
     
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  11. 3MTA3

    3MTA3 DMZ between Liberty and Tyranny Behind Enemy Lines Bronze Supporter

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    I thought you could buy them surplus, and that people did so knowing they could get a hunski turning them in at a buy back?
     
  12. U201491

    U201491 Well-Known Member

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    You can. They sold them at surplus stores.
     
  13. PDXSparky

    PDXSparky Keizer / Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    Hope all the transferable machine guns were return to their rightful owners because they had to have been stollen. No way they guy could afford legal ones.
     
  14. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    It said he amassed the collection in the 60's and they where all black market goods
     
  15. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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  16. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    I thought no matter what you brought you couldnt get in trouble.. "No questions asked" right?
     
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  17. Gunwheeler

    Gunwheeler Somewhere in De Nile Active Member

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    Participating in a gun buy-back program because you think that criminals have too many guns is like having yourself castrated because you think your neighbors have too many kids.
    - Clint Eastwood
     
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  18. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I think they got around this because someone bought this from a guy that was going to turn it in. So the item wasn't getting turned in.