What's your dream firearm? What white whale do you want?

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  1. DEADTIME

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    As the title implies, what is your dream firearm to own? Be it a sub machine gun, rifle, shotgun etc. Tell us what firearm you yearn for the most and why.
     
  2. orygun

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    WWII Thompson Sub-machine gun.
    Why? Because I think they are the coolest firearm ever.
     
  3. williamcjones1988

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    Umm well its actually a tie between a HK PSG1 and a Spaz 12ga my two favorite movies are sniper with billy zane and tom berringer, and Jurassic park and after seeing those movies I wanted those two since
     
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    30cal. Mini Gun! With a few truck loads of ammo.. :thumbup:
     
  5. Capn Jack

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    A Westly Richards Cased Double African Express Rifle with 4 sets of barrels.:D

    Jack...:cool:
     
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  6. Asp

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    That's an SR9(TC) in "Sniper" or MSG90

    As for me?
    The "broom handle". A C96 M712 (full-auto) in .45 or 9mm, I don't care if it's Chinese or German.
     
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    14" bbl m4

    It's not uber exotic, but i'd love to have one.
     
  9. unklekippy

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    First of all, I'd like to point out the blatant racism in this post. I believe the correct term to be "Caucasian Whale".

    Of the guns that I may actually own, the Elmer Keith commemorative Model 29 is probably on top. Followed closely by a '03 Springfield or any other WWII firearm with Keith proof marks. A Joe Foss or Elmer Keith owned firearm would be my real white whales. The cost of something like that, not to mention the lack of availability makes it unrealistic. The reason why is that Elmer Keith, Joe Foss and Jeff Cooper are my idols. I want to write like them and live like them. Great Americans that should be remembered and celebrated by my generation and those after me. I will do my best to pass on their writings and their stories. I hope other young parents do the same. Great thread, by the way. Kip.
     
  10. unklekippy

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    Since you asked, what is your dream firearm, DEADTIME?
     
  11. Blitzkrieg

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    MG34 MG42 and a Thompson civilian .45 with the drum

    For you pups who do not know how awesome a Thompson was, watch this (Yes he has an everlasting gobstopper drum but it's still fun) a little fun with Thompson's typewriter

    [video=youtube;mAnD9P4ummA]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mAnD9P4ummA[/video]
     
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    Original fully automatic Tommy Gun from the early Capone days.

    .475 Wildey Magnum from Death Wish 3

    S&W model 29 .44 magnum from Dirty harry.

    THE rifle from "The Rifleman" tv show.

    For me, any McMillan, or Blazer rifle. Don't know that I could ever justify the cost, but I sure love dreaming about them.
     
  13. sixfoot674

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    barrett m107 .50 cal
     
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    a red jacket firearms dragon uzi with airbrushed scene of a dragon getting slayed complete with diamond plate magz tier 1 for sure

    real dream=mini gun
     
  15. DEADTIME

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    Me....well I pretty much own all the guns I have jonesed for. That being said, I would want my fathers M-14 he used in Vietnam for 3 years. It's not your typical dream gun but it would have enormous value to me. It kept him alive, helped him become an officer and got him a silver star.
     
  16. Mark W.

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    Winchester model 1885 30" Octagon barrel. .405 caliber Deluxe checkered Walnut Sporting stock with cresent metal butt plate. Double set triggers. And William Malcolm 6X Brass 30" tube period scope on deluxe full adjustable mounts. Along with a Set of Sharps style Long range Tang Sights and hooded front sight with inserts.

    I'd want a matching Walnut and Blued Steel Display box that included a cleaning kit and a period Winchester Western Grizzly bear label box of .405 cartridges.

    And one of these days I'll have it. It might have to be a reproduction but it will still be the long range rifle of my dreams.
     
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  17. erudne

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    I want the firearm that makes all the baddies pee thier pants and cry for MOMMA
    without firing a shot, or even loading it, if possible.
    Failing that, I would like a nice dry martini along with a Colt M-1928 Tommygun and a variety of loaded mags.
    With a Twist and an Olive
     
  18. erudne

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    Mark you already own this!
    and you have the finest wife in 4 states, is that not enough?
     
  19. Otter

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    Oerlikon 20 mm cannon. If I can't get dies for it I would go with the M1918A2 BAR. A family member won the Medal of Honor in Italy with one.
     
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    When I was a kid Audie Murphy gave me a M-1 Carbine. It took me 40 years to learn he favored the carbine for shooting German snipers, another 10 years to figure out how he did it with a carbine and another 2 years to figure out WHY he did it with a carbine. I'm still wondering how he knew I needed to know those things.
     
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