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Old October 4, 1999, 06:37 PM   #1
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I am looking for a H&K MP5 but they are really hard to find. I am looking for a semi auto version.

What is a resonable price for a H&K MP5?

Where can I get a H&K MP5 at a resonable price?
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Old October 4, 1999, 07:35 PM   #2
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Bachman Pawn and Gun - - had a SP89 - - at the gun show in Houston this weekend. It was $3,600.

Special Weapons is building a MP5 replica that is less expensive -

Finally, HK may offer a civilian version of the UMP later this year or early next year. You can see the prototype at
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Old October 4, 1999, 07:59 PM   #3
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Old October 4, 1999, 11:06 PM   #4
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Nick Tilotta <[email protected]> has a store that sells them (forgot the name). When I checked in June his price for an HK MP5K was $7895, plus sales tax, plus $200 FET.

Good luck on your search.

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Old October 5, 1999, 04:28 PM   #5
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MP5 is too close, too personal. M2 is nice and discreet. Reach out, reach out and touch someone!

Aw heck, MP5s on short bursts (via trigger control) are a lot of fun. Long bursts really aren't practical except under a few circumstances.

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Old October 5, 1999, 07:54 PM   #6
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The H&K semi-auto that you're asking about, is not an MP5 - which is a sub-machine gun. You're describing the H&K 94 series carbine, in 9mm. There is an LE marketed version of the MP-5 that has the semi-only fire-control pack, but you didn't indicate you've got the departmental backing (or badge) to justify this latter restricted arm. So, we're back to the H&K 94.

Shotgun News & The Gunlist are excellent sources for classified ads for such firearms. Don't expect to find a bargain on the H&K 94 or the semi-auto SP-89 pistol, as they're in very high demand by both conversion shops and people like yourself that recognize a quality product.

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