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Old January 9, 2013, 12:01 PM   #1
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New rifle or pistol? Which to buy.

Lets start out by saying I have a handful of both. What do you think, a new pistol or another AR. The pistol in consideration has not been decided on but I have the opportunity to purchase a colt A2 type ar with multiple mags and ammo for 1k. Buy the rifle or another nice handgun?
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Old January 9, 2013, 04:33 PM   #2
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I'm the worst guy to consult on buying guns. Get both! I'm a 1911 fan, a shotgun fan and a rifle guy. I have a soft spot for blondes and Sigs. I do own a Bushmaster AR15 but I'm not gaga over it, although the platform allows for a great number of modifications. If you know the owner and the AR he's selling and it's a good deal---go for it.

You can always save up and buy that pistol later once you know exactly what you want.
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Old January 9, 2013, 05:20 PM   #3
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If the AR is in good shape I'd go for that. More likely to be restrictions on buying or selling ARs than handguns.
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Old January 9, 2013, 07:41 PM   #4
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id go for the AR also
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Old January 9, 2013, 09:22 PM   #5
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That is about the best price your going to find an AR at the moment....

You could probably sell in it in a second for a good bit more than your paying for it.
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Old January 9, 2013, 09:25 PM   #6
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If you already have AR 15's, consider an AR 10 .308
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