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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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Be strong, Be of good courage and long live the Republic
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I never understand why people can't remember the US is supposed to be a combination of both.
>this guy is definitely one of those "1776 will commence again"

I don't think he is, seriously. I think he's more of the "If SHTF my family needs to survive" types.
yeah, that explains the recent surge in nationalism in Europe
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What's funny is, this is a rookie mistake. That's important to let sink in for a moment. This is a certified, new to shooting, mistake. I've actually done this, not to a truck luckily, but in basic to a sand bag during one of the live fire bounding overwatch courses.

You get so used to the standard BRM type stuff that when the more advanced uses of cover and shooting off obstacles came into play, I forgot about sight over bore. Ended up taking a chunk out of the sand bag in front of me, paused for a few seconds, raised the rifle a few inches and continued firing. Luckily no one saw or knew, but I have never ever ever made the mistake sense, overall it was a good, cheap, self embarrassing lesson.

Which brings me back to Sootch. This is a new guy mistake, plain and simple. Why does anyone, ever, think he has any training or lessons to offer to the firearms community. He's obviously new to shooting as a skill. I don't mean he hasn't grown up with guns or anything, but, as any kind of a real skill he's new.

Weekend warrior edition

Old thread >>31120448
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Oh shit famalam, my favorite kind of Xenos.
And trains
>not packing america fires
We both know you've forsaken them for your stupid game shit.
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Jesus Christ... Why do I like it

Let's play a game, /k/. I'm going to post some pictures of 5.56 cartridge primers, and you're going to guess which ones failed to fire.

Bonus points will be alloted to those who guess all correctly and who guess the manufacturer.

I hope you're ready
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golden tiger?
Bonus pic 4/3
that would be the right answer if I reloaded any of them
Those are steel case.

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I'm looking to buy a plate carrier, I've chosen these two and was wondering if /k/ had any better options for around $250 USD.


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How much is a good price point for a plate carrier that you would recommend?
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banshee elite is sex
Your budget is not the issue IMO. I have no idea how you came to the choices you've provided. Crye is good but holy shit a fucking $150 plate carrier with fucked up stitching and not even cordura material is a big waste of money. Buy the Crye JPC or a Mayflower APC.

but the shoulder straps seem meh
I don't have one so I cannot suggest one. I merely offered my philosophy on buying one. It's been my experience that critical function things shouldn't be cheap.

/k/, post more anime like this.
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JIDF plz go
Sora no Woto
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Lets rewind a little bit...
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>tfw someone saved my list
I got more since it's been updated
>Recommending Upotte
Please tell me you aren't being unironic

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Arnabstream com

Falling Down
Gran Torino
Harry Brown
Drunken MAster
Big Jake
The League of extraordinary Gentlemen
Red 1-2
Secondhand Lion
Blood Father
Hobo with a shotgun

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Dicks out for harmarabe
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So it was a no go for space jam?
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What movie are you guys on
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Would you operate with him
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That's as close to hunter killer as it gets
0/10 would nitro cell
Don't hate the Hopps. Embrace the Hopps.
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he looks a bit rapey

Battle Rifle General
Only reliable rifles edition
Pic related

Old thread
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Is Crusader Weaponry's website down? I was looking at picking up a Broadsword.
The voyager will be fine but get the SA58. It will be nicer.
What is that?
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I'll have to get it I own fireforce and have read out of action but havent heard of croukamp

its fucking tavor uggo though

you over oil your gun

this >>31124839
Seems to be.

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How many people here are actually no guns?
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I'm Schrödinger's hasguns. All I have is one BP revolver, balls and caps but no powder and other gadgets (had to pay medical bills in the middle of completing BP revolver set and now semi-broke)
I enjoy shooting and have been on here for a few years, and I always use my friends guns to shoot or rent them.
Unfortunately no guns, but I don't post, or pretend that I have knowledge
I guess it depends, I lived in a big city (Hull, hey it's big compared to where I used to live) and it just wasn't worth it given how convenient and cheap public transport was.
Now I've moved back to Bumfuck, Nowhere a car is essential.
I'm a US citizen, but spent a long time in a foreign country, where we had decent public transportation. It is certainly unheard of for teenagers and college students to drive unless their parents are really rich. I came back to the US for collage and have neither the time nor need to drive, except for maybe one or two occasions a year.

Also, noguns. Handled and shot before, but don't actually own one of my own.

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>Implying this wouldn't be the dopest shit

Why isn't this getting funded?
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We're funding arsenal ship mods for the B-1B, B-52, and F-15, all slaved in to the targeting systems of the F-35.
2k yards is a nautical mile. 36k yards is 18 nautical miles. They were shooting at a target 18 miles away on a ship that is bobbing around on water. Pretty good. Imagine all the variables they have to count for like wind

This is very cool, and very well animated.

But what's the point? Is the idea to make the enemy afraid of bombing for fear of hitting civilian traffic? That's pretty shady.
Scan the kitchen cart article. I want to see if it's suitable as a reloading/cleaning station.
You'd need to invest a ton of time and materials on beefing up the structure to withstand the stresses. Save yourself a bunch of headache by starting with a container ship.

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>spending over $900 on a pistol
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I'm sorry I insulted your pistolfu but someday you're going to have to understand not everyone likes the things you like.
hard to comprehend, I know but one day you'll figure it out.
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Everything in this picture is nice.
kill yourself

newgunz here, what's the difference between a Glock 17 and a Glock 34? Why pick one over the other?
Is it just that the 34 has a part of the frame cut out making it lighter with less recoil?
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Questions that don't deserve their own thread thread
Is a PS90 a good rifle to get before the election? Is it on Hillary's chopping block? I really want one but if it's not in danger of being banned then I might just get another AR or two
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wakazashi, maybe?
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Somebody send help
>the ninjas dual wielded are
Dual wielding was never actually a thing. Samurai would carry two swords for the same reason you want a rifle and a pistol -- one is for outdoors where you can move a lot more freely, one is for smaller spaces where you don't want your weapon getting caught on doorjams and light fixtures.

And ninjas were basically just spies and assassins, not magic duelists.
>Is buying toy guns at all bad parenting in a gun owning household?
The real question is why are you keeping your guns somewhere your children can pick them up and either mistake them for a toy or treat them as a toy. If you have dumbass children in the house, you should be treating your guns the same way you treat the cleaning products and knives and keep them somewhere out of reach of children.
The information wants to be free, man.

Also, telling dumbass fudds how to blow themselves up means they might actually do it and then kill themselves.

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When you buy a box of ammo, you will often see the velocity and kinetic energy of the bullet listed on the back, sometimes for several different ranges. Velocity matters, if for no other reason, because a bullet with insufficient impact velocity will party or totally fail to expand, but is kinetic energy really meaningful? A baseball has about the same energy as a 32 ACP. 32 ACP is not known for being very powerful, but it is certainly deadlier than a baseball. It is all well and good to compare figures on paper, but what really matters is how a bullet performs on a real animal of flesh and blood.
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Energy is a meaningless factor in killing things with bullets. Along with SD, bullet diameter, and bullet mass.

What matters is shot placement, bullet integrity, and velocity at impact. Everything else is fluff.
They are and they tend to be too killy so we have to use ones that stop lest we kill everything
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Stupid ATF agent, can't follow simple instructions.
This is objectively wrong.

Does this imply that smaller boolit of same speed pokes holes in things better?

Guess that's why SLAP rounds are a thing.

Maybe muzzle PSI would be a better stat than muzzle velocity?

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