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Old January 15, 2020, 04:40 AM   #51
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Reproduction Broomhandle Mauser.
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Old January 15, 2020, 03:20 PM   #52
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A pet wolverine???
That rifle hanging on the wall of the working class flat or labourer's cottage is the symbol of democracy. It is our job to see that it stays there."

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Old January 15, 2020, 10:52 PM   #53
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Originally Posted by Kevin Rohrer View Post

*BFG9000 (name the game w/o peaking)
*Any hand-held laser in the gigawatt range
*gom jabbar (name the book w/o peaking)
BFG9000 = Doom2.
Gom Jabbar = Dune [altho' that was just a test w/ a poison needle for the loser., not really a weapon.]

Since any kind of mass-thrower is going to suck for a space cadet in EVA, I'm going to second the poster who said "an updated version of the GyroJet."
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Old January 16, 2020, 03:50 AM   #54
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Thinking a little closer to the ground... If the branch gets their own installations, they'll have their guard forces, reactionary teams, check points, probably the same as the AF MP's that patrol AF bases and nuke fields. Maybe Chiappa will design and sell them a Super Badger.
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Old January 29, 2020, 09:01 PM   #55
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Phaser is the way to go. It can be carried concealed or openly. A phaser is small and lightweight. It recharges in a couple of hours using the proper plasma conduit. Its output ranges from stun that knocks you down on your posterior to OMG vaporization.

The rifle model fires 100,000 watts of pure energy at mountains, small moons, and assorted Klingons, etc.
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Old January 31, 2020, 01:44 PM   #56
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"...punch through a space suit..." That'd have to be recoiless or energy based(that doesn't exist) as physics applies everywhere.
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