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Old October 23, 2007, 07:16 PM   #16
Raider2000
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Originally Posted by GASCHECK
Well, as far as a survival gun, I would rather have a flintlock. Sooner or later, the electronics are going to go. A solar cell is vulnerable, and I believe their life is limited.
There will always be some kind of rock to strike a spark.

Getting off track a little, if there was a nuclear exchange or some other total catastrophe, I would prefer to be at ground zero. In my opinion, Lyndon Johnson was right when he said "It will be a world where the living will envy the dead!"

Gascheck
Well put, & I agree.
In a survival firearm, a Flinter has more to offer than just shooting a bullet using manufactured or home made Black Powder, the weapon could be used to make fire as well without using up precious ammunition.
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