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Welcome to /k/, 4chan's weapons board. Our board centers around weapons, armor, and other myriad military technology. While guns are the primary topic, threads involving any other sort of weapons, from swords and knives to tanks and jet fighters, come up frequently as well. If you're new, we suggest reading the sticky at http://amagicalplace.wikia.com/wiki/Sticky to get acquainted with the board's subject matter.

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/k/ is a board devoted to weapons and military equipment.

Discussions about politics or current events belong on /pol/.

Do not post threads about gun control. They belong on /pol/.

Troll threads will be deleted, and those posting troll posts will be banned.

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Do you guys ever think of how insanely deadly humans are? I mean lanky, impoverished africans can take down the largest animal on earth with no harm to them selves using stone age shit.

And other poor as shit african tribes can do the same thing with lions, effortlessly killing male lions in one on one combat so routinely it became a rite of passage at like 16 until they just fuckin ran out of lions.

So my question /k/ is are there any animals that really pose a threat to mildly developed humans (pre iron age)?
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I would not only step on that puppy but I would step on puppies like it every fucking day for the rest of my life if someone gave me 18bln dollars.
People eat dog in other countries. Get the fuck over it. With 18 billion you can build a giant dog sanctuary and put every soon to be euthanized dog in there and take care of them forever.
>step on puppy
>use the 18 billion to save two puppies from the pound that would have otherwise been executed
>2-1 = 1
Wow, I've saved a net gain of lives that day and still have a lot of cash to boot.
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For 18 billion you could fund the preservation and sheltering of countless puppies. As puppies are less intelligent than rats, you wouldn't be causing harm to a cognizant being.
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Oh and if you put some muscle into it, the puppy wouldn't be in much pain for long at all. Hell, you might snap its neck on the first step.

Imagine having to fight in pic related.
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>he actually took time to write this

don't ever post here again please

Clear out civilians/valuable resources and you don't destroy EVERYTHING you keep the important structures needed for your command posts, signals stations, field hospitals etc. you shitstain.
I'm guessing artillery, you made it sound like they solid snaked their way around.
>you made it sound like they solid snaked their way around.

what the fuck ?
I am confuse.

What happend to the surplus 7.62x54r?? Has it already dried up?
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thats actually purty good
not bad/10
One thing I did good last week is I found an unissued in absolutely worded condition yugo sks with a log book that showed it was only inspected twice in warehouse with all the goodies for $400. That I know I didn't fuck up
What would be a fuckup deal then, what do these Russian shits go for
i paid 400. bore is counter bored and theres a refurb on the stock under the bayonet.
Holy shit. Although from my cursory knowledge counter bore is NOT necessarily a bad thing. Well I guess we both hope for end of hostilities in Ukraine

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Let's hear what you've got, share your dumbest stories.

I've been on the other side of the counter for over 7 months now, so AMA I guess
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The Ruger was in 270. He went into an autistic rage because it had a synthetic stock.
as for his mini 14, okay gun sure but it's a sure fire sign of a fudd without fail. Usually bought by people who actually want an AR but are too scared of them for some reason
Lol, not gunstore related but the first time I bought an ar it was a private sale. Dude looked me in the eyes and said "you're not gonna shoot up a school are you?" I said no and gave him the cash and took my new AR home. 'Merica.
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Went to look up specs for .270Win... I wonder if one of us is responsible for the mild article vandalism?

>Always wanted a "Model 5 suck me"
Spice has to flow man.
Do you have to post this in every LGS thread?

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I hear so many people saying that our troops, especially in infantry are dumb and useless because all they fight for is the needs of big corporations, Isreal etc. Alright let's assume everyone is too smart to enlist. Now we have no military, then what happens? We get steamrolled. Like a police officer even when they aren't need, its because their presence alone makes a difference. It's unfortunate our politicians push their bullshit and give these vets a bad name, but if you like it or not they are doing something that we need them to do. Their sacrifices aren't in vain, and I think anyone out there that thinks they're less honorable than (insert other war) vets I think you should maybe think it over a bit more.
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Beter dead then red you communist faggot.
>attempting to defend their homes
ok anon, keep listening to NPR
Lmfao. I doubt you know the first fucking thing about communism.
>inb4 soviets or norks
>inb4 American propaganda
Read the manifesto and capital before you speak about communism
I think you forget the shit loads of innocent people that we're being murdered before we got there. Sadhaam amongst other dictators was a total asshole. I believe our intervention caused more harm then good, but if we take out a terrorist here and there while we're there, then that's worth something. Paris wouldn't have happened if that part of the world really only stood for being left alone like you seem to believe.
Is the AR easy to do maintanence on. Like I said I've never owned a gun. I'm 18 and currently broke as shit cause my car broke, and I need a new one. I hear cleaning guns can be pretty relaxing though
>the US didn't invade Iraq, Saddam invited the US army in

Full story on American Heroes Channel.

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Current news:
>QC registry reinstatement. Govenment Petition Here, cutoff March 11. 32.6K and counting.
>AR-15 Petiton draft submitted to parlament, Cutoff May 7. 19.7k and counting.
>Petition to add property rights to the charter. Cutoff May 13. 3.6k and counting.
>CZ has delayed production(indefinitely) on the CZ958 to make more EVO 3's for the US market.
>Type 81 has been approved R and NR first batch ETA Early September
>Tradex got some Manurhin MR88 in if you're a revolver fan and have $1900 now is the time.

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i still want one
Good to know, I'm still going to get one come tax season.
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>storing your guns
I literally cannot stop admiring them so their constantly in use, the law says that's okay.
Is that a toy SVT40 on the right?
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What's /k/s opinion on Holosun optics? Specifically compared to Aimpoints?

>I've heard they're actually starting to make Aimpoint sweat a little but idk.
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/k/ used to be a good board once
then a bunch of retards came

Well... bombproof optics made by expert western engineers

...or a budget optic made by chink slave labor...
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More referring to the
>rebranded Holosun PA dot

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What would your /K/ related dream job be? Can't just be Navy Seal or 'operator'. Webm related has my dream job.
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i worked at a wastewater treatment plant, those have some smells
thanks friend
300k a year forest ranger that carries a .45-70 and/or a cut down Winchester 1897
>my dream is to get poverty pay from the government and wreck my knees

Talk about a low bar.
I've been doing a lot of agency work lately in aged care for extra money.
>The other night we had to toilet a 170kg (that's 374 pounds in burgerspeak) woman.
>This is a 4 assist transfer.
>Naturally it takes awhile to get 4 staff members together to do this.
>Resident starts complaining it's taking too long and it's going to be big since she hasn't shit in 4 days.
>Get her pad off, hoist her, put her on the chair.
>Half way between her bed and the toilet thar she blows, like a malfunctioning crop-duster.
>innumerable beads of shit baptise my shoe like buckshot.
>Everyone jumps back and watches and I see their shoulders sag and open look of disgust on their faces. The resident just broke down and sobbed.

A full third of residents in aged care sleep like that, and without their hearing aids in you just have to yell.

"NATO considered the Shilka to be so dangerous that, in time of war, standing orders required NATO pilots to destroy any Shilka observed, even if doing so required the pilot to abandon his mission"- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ZSU-23-4#History
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ADA is the enemy of CAS and interdiction missions. If there's active ADA out there, the environment isn't yet as permissive as it could be for those missions.

NATO strategy was gonna be SEAD before CAS and interdiction anyway. Standing orders just means that unless you've been given a higher priority mission, it always makes sense to postpone what you were originally out there for, and clean up the ADA problem first.
>control f
>phrase not found

There's your answer OP
Air Force targeting analyst here, this is so wrong that I am literally laughing out loud.
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I don't know if it's true that they had to abandon their missions and what not, but there is no doubt that the americans took the Shilka very seriously, and many NATO systems were made to have something of equal potency like the german FlakPanzer.

I believe i read some reports about using the combination of Kub missiles and Shilkas in the Yom Kippur War which prevented the use of Israeli planes near them completely. Luckily the arabs didn't quite understand the concept of moving their AA up with their tanks.

But maybe i am wrong.

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Why is this weapon so revolutionary and great?

Why, to this day, is it so exceptional?
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>go to combat
I'd phrase this a little differently. If I was to go to combat, I'd probably pick an AR on account of modularity and ergonomics, also objectively superior terminal ballistics.
However, if I was to go to WAR, I would hands-down grab an AK.

How about you google some statistics, look at some deign notes, read some papers, and find out for yourself instead of shitposting and asking others to shitpost. The information is out there. Shit, if you're actually this retarded and noguns just download World of Guns and disassemble the two models for yourself. Or even simpler, just watch the field stripping in this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VRrc2n0NXg
cheap for poorfag slavaboos
I've disassembled both, both in World of Guns and real life. Unless you get into autistic levels of detail stripping there's not much difference. ARs were actually nicer because they're not fucking riveted together.

It's cheap, it works, and rifles are as expendable as the people they were given to.
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Because it's so reliable it fires even when you don't want it to. Just ask Travis Haley!

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>Program Executive Officer Lt. Gen. ChrisBogdansays the most common model of the plane, the F-35A, will hit $80 million to $85 million by 2019 and he expects the price will go lower, especially when it hits multi-year procurement in a few years. That price isin then-year dollars, and it includesan engine.

Not bad

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Because of the detcord designed to shatter the glass for ejection.
There could potentially be 270V cabling that could ruin your day.
tip canopy
That is a very interesting question actually
>economy of scale that is driving down the F-35's price.
And this is based on exactly what? They haven't announced their total order at all. They could be building 50 or 50 million, you have no fucking idea.

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ITT: videos and webms that show what war is really like.

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I love Snackbar Rescue Squads. They give me hope for that region

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why are people such faggots /k/
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You know that only proves his point on why millennials are bad. Our generations culture has been on a steady decline, it was not a instant change. So yes, every generation has gotten worse, and millennials are the current product of it.
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This thread is fucking golden.
i just want to shoot my guns man... all i do is shoot paper and fruit. why am i a bad person?
Yes. Fruit got soul you know? An apple or a water melon feels the same pain as you do you giant troglodyte.
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