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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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Patches - Stamp collecting for /k/ommandos

Put them on jackets, hats, backpacks, gear or panels which can be found in the pastebin too. You can buy velcro and sew it on to gear and stuff.


>Thread Theme
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Me neither.
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Fellow Eishi here. Sadly there's not enough interest for MuvLuv patches.
where can i get this?

Pastebin. Woodpatch.

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You'd say this belongs on /v/, but /v/ is full of weeaboos and arcade game fans while /k/ loves pseudorealism and gun autism, so I won't get the answers I'm interested in on /v/.

What do you like the most in videogames? What are your favourites? If you had a dream game, what would it be like?
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Escape from Tarkov but single player and set in S.T.A.L.K.E.R. with no loading screens and 2 - 4 player coop/exploring and extensive mod support and storylines for every faction
Honestly I am working on a stalker clone set in Fukushima.
I switched to Lumberyard for engine and assets are coming along good but I hit a wall directly when it comes for programing logic.
Nothing to do but push on and hope for the best.
Honestly surprised we haven't had a game where you play a Wehrmacht conscript. Obviously taking place int he late stages where at first there is an organised effort but before long it's just you trapped behind Soviet lines trying to avoid capture. You'd find other trapped soldiers from different walks of life and you'd worth together just to survive.

The only issue with making a game like this somebody will politicize it rather than push a simple story of survival in war.
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I want freelook like ARMA has.

Hold down a key and you can look around freely while running/aiming in a different direction.

Shit's useful and really helpful for situational awareness, and can work well with VR headsets.
CMANO + DCS + ArmA only better than all three.

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Well /k/, it seems you've been caught in a nightclub gunfight. What song is playing?

My choice:
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All other answers are wrong

dubstep remix of this
Shame about Midnight Animal, huh?

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What country makes your favorite gun and why is it America?
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I'm quite fond of both of my STIs.
Germany and Belgium, sorry OP but the big name companies in the US have either taken a nose dive in quality or stagnated for a long time due to gov contracts making them fat and lazy.
I see you've never fired a Legion, then. Get out scrub.
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Those even look likr sexually transmitted infections, holy crap.

That hex pattern looks really gross, like it physically makes me disgusted.
The bottom one isn't that bad, the middle is cancer though

>Discord https://discord.gg/0y3eBT
Can anyone tell me about the 32 Series of the army? Interrogation Intelligence? My friend is striving to be that and I want to know more about it!
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>I'm looking into doing a 2-year contract after I graduate
dude, there will NEVER be a 2 year combat MOS contract. Youre looking at a 4 year at the LEAST.
I am currently 25 years old turning 26 in november. I am also about to start my university semester for undergraduate degree and have also recieved an AA in arabic in the meantime. Should I continue with my degree or take a hiatus and go for 11b with opt 40 to see some middle east countries.
Write down how you feel and stick it out for another month. Don't rush into a 3-5 year decision.
Stay in school.
How do i get an option 40? do i just ask and they give it to me? Or do i have to do well on the pt and asvab? I know it is up to the recruiter but how do they decide you should get one>? 11b by the way

Hey /k/, do you guys know what armoured vehicles can PMCs use, and in what measure can they afford them?
What vehicles would you pick for your own Private Military Company?

By armoured vehicles I mean really from humwees to tanks and even choppers
this is from the wikipedia page on Executive Outcomes (a south african PMC group)

>As is characteristic of one of the first Private Military Companies (PMCs), Executive Outcomes was directly involved militarily in Angola and Sierra Leone. The company was notable in its ability to provide all aspects of a highly trained modern army to the less professional government forces of Sierra Leone and Angola. For instance, in Sierra Leone, Executive Outcomes fielded not only professional fighting men, but armour and support aircraft such as one Mi-24 Hind and two Mi-8 Hip helicopters, the BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicle and T-72 main battle tank. [15] Note that these were the property of the client state and not Executive Outcomes itself. [16]It also possessed medevac capabilities to airlift the wounded out of combat zones via Boeing 727 D2-FLZ owned by Ibis Air. These were bought from sources in the worldwide arms trade within Africa as well as Eastern Europe.[17]

The aircraft were owned and operated by a separate partner company called Ibis Air which also owned MiG-23 "Flogger" fighters and a small fleet of PC-7 turbo-prop trainers converted for the recce and ground attack role (with the capability to fire SNEB air-to-ground rockets). Ibis Air also had the connections to operate MiG-27 "Flogger" strike aircraft and Su-25 "Frogfoot" close support aircraft for EO that were loaned out via the Angolan Air Force.[18]
Usually they're stuck with whatever they can get their hands on. Some groups like: >>34104022 that are in Africa will often use either their own/sub-contracted out equipment or local mil equipment.
Over here I'm SA it's pretty cheap to get good milsurp armored cars and trucks and scout tanks. They are difficult to get hold of because of the small quantities and all the companies snatching them up as soon as they are on sale, but you could add your own weapons to them. Point in case, I can buy the APC that our police use (can protect against small arms and better than nothing against mines) for cheaper than a sports car
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I would peek LAV-25 because they are small, light and inexpensive.
Also it would fulfill my child dream of playing with them in real size.
The ones they can afford.

I'd like to make a thread so that we may compile all the images and pdfs for new and old shooters wanting to brush up on their marksmanship
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good luck and high five
I get that but where would I be bent over shooting my gun? The top ones and the bottom ones make sense, but I don't understand the sideways middle ones.
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Why not just point and shoot as fast as you can.
no need to drill, don't matter what you carrying.


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Old thread >>34039817

How do I know if the bolt spacing is good to go in a different manufacturer's barrel?

Can any bolt be dropped in any upper?

How much do tools really cost to build 5.56mm style AR?

Has blade tech gotten a letter like sig for the pistol braces from the ATF or are they lying?
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What are my options if I want a 5.56 rifle that's NOT an AR?
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Vortex 3x prism scope. Perfect height, perfect length, love it.
Now to just fix the ptr horrible fucking trigger..
Mini 14
Scar L
Bushmaster ACR
,223 AK
Bolt or lever gun
Kel Tec SU 16
>Mini 14
Don't like them.
>Bolt gun
>Lever gun
I have literally never seen one.

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I had one a few years back, it was utterly unreliable with every type of ammo I tried feeding it. Im not saying they all are unreliable, but mine was. You're better off getting a 10/22 imho.

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Hey fellas. Noguns here. Will be moving back to the US (into a free state) from Japan here in a couple months, and am looking to buy Funs. I used to own a couple rifles before moving abroad, but since I'm married, I was thinking about good handguns for home defense. I figure something that my wife can shoot would also be a decent idea. Recommendations?

Price range from 300-500 dollareedoos sound decent? Or am I being a faggot?
World's saddest bump.
S&W 500

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To be fair I didn't find it funny
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For another, why would it have been NOT allowed? War movies have made during the wars they portray all the time, right back to ww1.
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Hot Lips would get it
>Korean War lasted 3 years
>MASH was on for 11 years

That's when you know it's gone on too long.
>>MASH was on for 11 years
fucking really?
A faggot set loose on the internet, why was this allowed. To be fair it IS OP.

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In 1985, in a war between NATO and the Warsaw Pact, who was more likely to win?
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Dude, we're talking about the Cold War here.
Any bigger city and important infrastructure will have disappeared from the map under nuclear fallout by the first week.

Look up the unearthed Pact plan of defense. Nuke the advancing NATO and nuke the fuck out of Europe itself, then send the tanks through this mess to secure the rest of the mainland europe and deny further aggression from the west.

NATO wouldn't have been much different, though knowing the generals of post-WW2 US (Operation Unthinkable and the like), they probably also had a plan of attack unlike the Soviets.
The moment the war breaks out, Pact nukes the fuck out of everyone. So no.
Read through the real documents. You have them, Clancy did not.
My fave book of all time.
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The cockroaches
>In 1985, in a war between NATO and the Warsaw Pact, who was more likely to win?
NATO, easily.

As soon as the Warsaw Pact armies were occupied elsewhere, their countries would collapse in revolt. Despite the iron grip of communism, there was still civil unrest all over the place.

Then you've got armies in foreign countries without any supplies or logistical support. Half of them would probably surrender right then and there.

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What are some practical applications for full-auto? Why shouldn't we be allowed to have that capability?

I'm debating with a buddy, who sees no reason for citizens to be able to own full auto, while I say that we should absolitely have that right. I'm not a soldier so I have no experience or qualifications to talk about fire suppression which is the only thing I could think about.
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>What are some practical applications for full-auto?
when the mongolian horde comes over the horizon full force at you and every bullet regardless of shot placement makes a difference. other than that, enemy suppression and diversion. you build a wall with automatic fire.

it was put in place to quell the use of automatic firearms in criminal and gang related use. it won't be banned due to the market that nfa funs has created. it sure as shit didn't cost anyone $20k-$50k to make an automatic firearm, but people sure as shit pay those prices for them. nfa funs are a legit investment nowadays, with the rich buying up full auto funs with the intention of selling them only to other nfa appropriate owners. it's a closed high value market. charlton heston was a big time nra advocate, but owned a fuck ton of nfa stuff. he would never persuade someone to repeal the nfa if it would make all his nfa funs worth a fuckton less than what he paid for them.
>start at 15k
Nah senpai I think the cheap mgs are about 4-5k
Typically mac patern guns and maybe some uzis I believe.
There's a reason every single small arms weapons in the military other than the primary rifleman and fully automatic. Every infantryman knows the most causality producing weapon in a squad is the SAW and the most causality producing weapon in a platoon is the 240
>Why shouldn't we be allowed to have that capability?

We should.
I made something similar to that.

It does redirect it--but unless it has better geometry it will flare out to the sides a lot.

This piece doesn't extend far enough but I am pretty sure the effect would be similar.

The effective "redirection" zone will extend past the shooter but not very far.

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How does it feel to be abandoned /k/? I feel lonely.
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>trying too hard
He says, posting DUDELMAOWEED maymays.
calm down kid
shitposting this hard
Not familiar with the issues with this one could someone elaborate?

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