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What would you spend $100 Christmas money on?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Brutus57, Dec 28, 2015.

  1. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    Got a Christmas card with a Benjamin inside from the in-laws this year. Told me to buy myself something nice. So, all kinds of stuff goes through my mind from Bushnell RDS to ammo, to another stripped lower, to quality survival knife, to mags, to accessories: So I ask you not so gentle readers, what would YOU spend a hundred dollar bill on with no strings attached? What do you think would give me my biggest bang for the buck?

    Brutus Out;)
     
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    Slobray Yelm, WA Well-Known Member

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    Tannerite.


    Ray
     
  3. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    A decent holster, perhaps some new defensive ammo Ive never been willing to buy due to the higher price?

    Id certainly spend it on something I would otherwise have not bought myself.. Its like bonus money.
    That way you attain something you've wanted but have put off for a while or keep putting off due to cost.
     
  4. Dyjital

    Dyjital Albany, Ore Flavorite Member Bronze Supporter

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    Cast Bullets...
     
  5. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    ammo, mags
     
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    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Ten spins on red.
     
  7. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    A couple Monday afternoon B-squad lap dances. :D;)
     
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    Velzey Estacada, Oregon Gunsmith Gunsmith Bronze Vendor Bronze Supporter

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    Primers and Powder!
     
  9. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Metal survival walking stick. holds several dry compartments and has a pointy end for stabbin. Plus spear tips are going to be a future accessory
    http://www.cncwarrior.com/product-p/27795.htm

    (there is a additional holiday discount and free shipping) It is on backorder though
     
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  10. v0lcom13sn0w

    v0lcom13sn0w Keizer, or Well-Known Member

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    my FFL who does a lot of business with Aero precision, anderson, s&w, glock and ruger is telling me hes having a hard time buying AR components. a lower and parts kit isnt a bad idea. as a matter of fact, i got a benji for christmas also and was considering finishing one of my AR builds.

    "dont go spending it all in some fancy record player":D
     
  11. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    I have an LPK or two....so yah, been thinking bout that....but just finished the EBR pistol build....OK so it was more like 10 second assembly of complete upper RA and PSA lower, charging handle and BCG....:D

    Brutus Out
     
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  12. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    Don't reload but have considered it a long time....thinking of saving said benji and starting with basic RCBS once the war chest is sufficient to purchase. Have been saving some brass.

    Brutus Out
     
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  13. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    Yes, much like my thoughts, I could use a new holster, etc. also a membership at the local range.....decisions, decisions.

    Brutus Out
     
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    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    Then of course my SHTF rifle needs a better optic, something like a Strike Eagle. And then again practice ammo...I wonder how much Tula Tula Lura .2-twentythray 100 gets on these days?
    Keep the good suggestions coming.
    Brutus Out
     
  15. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I would probably put it aside in my toy fund! I have a goal that's so expensive (by my standards) that I'm not even going to name it!;)
     
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    lucifermonkey Portland, OR Well-Known Member

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    eu4ai0nktj5m1uczuums.jpg lol

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    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    My first thought
    Ammo was second
     
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    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    That's pretty darn cool. I wonder how it would hold up if you had to whack someone on the noggin though? I couldn't find any YT video reviews of the thing. I'm really curious how it would actually stand up in defensive use.
     
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    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I got a little money for Christmas too and I'm trying to make that same decision. I'd like to get one of the Spectre polymer 80% lower kits for Glock while they're available at the sale price. I'm also thinking about an AR lower or two. Maybe an 80% AR lower jig. It's hard to decide, especially when you know the gun grabbers are targeting us for more restrictions. Even getting some new mags considering the B.S. likely coming from Salem next year.
     
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