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Old September 6, 2009, 08:58 PM   #1
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Got to shoot my first fully auto M4.

I had the opportunity to shoot my first fully auto M4 earlier this afternoon.

I think I need to call the doctor because it has definitely lasted more than 3 hours.
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Old September 7, 2009, 12:10 AM   #2
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Fun, wasn't it? I love shooting full-auto. I get to do it about once a year and it's always a blast. I would love to own an M4/16 or MP5 submachine gun. That would be AWESOME!
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Old September 7, 2009, 12:13 AM   #3
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Shoot, I own a full-auto M16 and rarely use the "fun switch" on it. I'll shoot it on full-auto once in a while if I have a buddy with me that want's to try it out but due to the ammo shortages and prices around here, 99% of the time it stays on semi.
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Old September 7, 2009, 10:33 AM   #4
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they are a ton of fun, i love the naughty switch.

If anyone is interested and in the norther Oregon / southern Washington area, we are holding a machine gun shoot. there will be over 40 full autos there. including a few belt fed guns.

http://www.oregon-brass.com/events.html
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Old September 9, 2009, 10:37 PM   #5
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Yee-haa...full auto always puts a smile on my face.
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Old September 11, 2009, 06:50 PM   #6
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cool, i'm jealous
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Old September 11, 2009, 06:54 PM   #7
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Nothin' like it...
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Old September 11, 2009, 11:54 PM   #8
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my first time was on a short barreled supressed m4 with a .22 conversion on it......it was quite glorious
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Old September 12, 2009, 08:51 AM   #9
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It was great while uncle Sam was paying for it,as range cadre we shot off all ammo that was left over from a company that was there to qualify.Nothing like firing 20,000 rounds out of the 60's.Or 5,000 rounds in a m3 greasegun.Now with prices as they are i cherish each shot.
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Old September 13, 2009, 12:51 AM   #10
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....very jealous...
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Old September 21, 2009, 06:52 PM   #11
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wish ive seen a places over here in dfw that do that... would have a field day if i got to shoot a fully auto...the only one i can shoot right now is just a mp5 but its at a gun range and its 80 to rent and it comes with 80 rounds... so its kinda expensive....but i would like to shoot one, one day
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