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Old August 25, 2012, 11:53 AM   #26
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For those who mention the B A R (1918) or the modern clone semi-auto's...

I was selected to qualify on the BAR in Basic training at Ft Ord in 1960. I managed to do that after a 'BOLO' session or two. I was a 17 yr old smart-ass who thought he knew everything at that time. I think I was 'selected' to qualify so that I would have to hump that heavy SOB around with another heavy bag of Mags for it too. At the time I really didn't appreciate that rifle, but I sure do now.

I would almost pay the $4000 for one of the new clone semi-auto's from Ohio Ordnance just to get a second chance to send A LOT of 30-06 down range.
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Old August 25, 2012, 05:13 PM   #27
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Kimio:

Any high quality Britiish double rifles in any of the elephant class calibers.

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Old August 25, 2012, 08:42 PM   #28
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Join me on a magical trip to BS Mountain, where I have all the money in the world and things like tax stamps and wait times don't exist...

To sum it up, machine guns. Specifically, WWII-era machine guns.

The BAR
The Browning Machine Gun
MG42
MP40 (sub-machine gun, still counts!)
PPSH-41
Thompson

Let's throw owning an M60 in there and that completes the dream, for now.
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Old August 25, 2012, 09:11 PM   #29
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I just came to the realization that it's not just a "long list" that I decided to cut short, it's just every one ever made. I don't think there is one I wouldn't want to shoot.

So to keep the "BS Mountain" theme going lol, I'm going to take one of everything made, perhaps two, just in case I need parts.
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Old August 26, 2012, 07:59 AM   #30
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I dream about a Ruger #1 in 30-30.
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Old August 26, 2012, 08:12 AM   #31
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Blaser R8

or

Ruger #1 in .375 H&H
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Old August 26, 2012, 08:32 AM   #32
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Desert Tactical Arms HTI rifle.

If we're dreaming then I'd make it 50 BMG even though it's not civilian legal where I live and I'd probably loose my shoulder socket after the first shot!!!!
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Old August 26, 2012, 07:40 PM   #33
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I guess I would like a pre 64 model 70 30 06.
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Old August 26, 2012, 07:58 PM   #34
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An original 1860 Henry in 44 Henry Flat.
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Old August 26, 2012, 08:18 PM   #35
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1. Genuine, original WWII K98 Sniper
2. M21 (Vietnam era sniper version of the M14).
3. A Montana or Blaser or other "boutique" level .375 H&H Safari gun.
4. HK 91 .308
5. HK 770 .308

I had to edit myself quite a bit to have such a short list.
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Old August 26, 2012, 10:51 PM   #36
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1. Sgt. York's M1903
2. Davy Crockett's Old Betsy
3. Carlos Hatchcock's Winchester M-70
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Old August 27, 2012, 11:14 PM   #37
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AIAW, my next bolt rifle
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Old August 28, 2012, 05:59 AM   #38
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lets see here:
Sig 551A1
PTR-32, or PTR-91
Knights Armament AR-10
LMT 308MWS i think its called
Remington 700 Police in .308 with a Bell and Carlson medalist stock and a S&B PMII scope.
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Old August 28, 2012, 05:47 PM   #39
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Don't remember who made it, but Cabella's has 2 used side by side 45-70s for sale. They are $3000 each. I want one.
A pistol gripped .357 mag/20 gauge Savage is another I'd like.
Maybe one day a Thompson.
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Old August 28, 2012, 06:27 PM   #40
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Side by side as in double rifles?
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Old August 28, 2012, 08:21 PM   #41
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The M14 that I qualified with in the Navy
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Old August 28, 2012, 08:31 PM   #42
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MP-5 or a Hawkins 50 cal. Will own a Hawkins one day.
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Old August 28, 2012, 09:44 PM   #43
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Don't need to own it, just want to shoot it: A 470 NE Holland & Holland double rifle; while pointed at a cape buffalo 30 yards away.

Edit: Ok, I lied. I want to own it too.
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Old August 28, 2012, 09:45 PM   #44
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Definitely BAR in 30-06 or Tommy Gun with 100rd drum!
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Old August 28, 2012, 10:33 PM   #45
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PTRS-41 Anti Tank Rifle

Stick it out the roof of the Fiat 500 and go for a ride

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Old August 28, 2012, 10:39 PM   #46
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Jeff Cooper's "Baby"..... or any of his Scout prototypes, for that matter.
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Old August 29, 2012, 05:51 AM   #47
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Coyota1

Yes, as in a double barrel rifle in 45-70. This gun just felt so good in my hands, felt like the perfect gun to me.
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Old August 29, 2012, 06:16 AM   #48
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Not so much a specific rifle make, but at some point, I'd really like to own a rifle chambered in .416 Rigby. I have no need for one but that is currently the last must have rifle on my list.
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Old August 29, 2012, 07:41 AM   #49
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Dream

A Holland and Holland or Rigby and Sons double rifle in 470 Nitro Expess.
Dream on.

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Old August 29, 2012, 09:54 AM   #50
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In no particular order (being realistic and not including any full-autos):

-FN SCAR 17S (or 20S if they ever release it)
-Springfield M1A
-SAKO 85
-Accurized M1 Garand (NM setup)
-MK18 SPR
-KAC SR-24/MK11/M110
-Winchester 70 (pre-64)
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