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Home defense weapon and why?

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by motoxer311, Dec 16, 2012.

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  1. Dec 16, 2012 at 5:40 AM
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    motoxer311

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    Let me hear em!
     
  2. Dec 16, 2012 at 5:49 AM
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    extremachn1 I am an asshole, deal with it!

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    Primary, A DOG. 99% of people won't come into a place with a big barking dog. They also know when someone shouldnt be there and will lay down thier lives to defend the family. Cant beat them.
     
  4. Dec 16, 2012 at 5:55 AM
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    Kolunatic

    Kolunatic dont tread on me!

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  5. Dec 16, 2012 at 6:03 AM
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    Exactly!!! I couldn't agree more.. I love my dog and would never try to put her in harms way but if I could gain the tactical advantage over the intruder by using her I will.. I will be right behind her on a get em call with my G19 and 3 mags.. She's quick and a dark brindle so IMO it would be hard for someone to shoot here at night.. She doesn't stay in one spot and constantly moves to keep the target on their toes..
     
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    Shotgun is probably best for home defense weapons, but my .45 1911 stays on my nightstand.
     
  7. Dec 16, 2012 at 6:11 AM
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    12 gauge short barrel shotgun and a faithful mut. Nothing chills the blood faster than the mechanical motion of a shotgun being loaded. That's assuming the dog didn't get them first.
     
  8. Dec 16, 2012 at 6:11 AM
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    I'm with Country 101. I have a shotty but the .45 is slightly more accessible. My handgun is my "get to the shotgun" weapon.
     
  9. Dec 16, 2012 at 6:12 AM
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    Mossberg 500. With some bird shot for the first couple. Then some home defense rounds with 0/0 buck surrounded by #4 buck just incase walls need penetration
     
  10. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:07 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Closed, because there are 2 other threads about the same thing.
     
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