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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by TranterUK, Feb 20, 2009.

  1. TranterUK

    TranterUK Guest

    Gun trivia, test question, it will be interesting to see who can answer it.

    As a young trainee I found a small pocket about 1.5" square with a little flap on my rifle sling. I asked what it was for?

    Who here knows the answer..
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  2. GunHugger

    GunHugger Well-Known Member

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  3. Lori Mick

    Lori Mick New Member

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    Gee, I never knew that! :D:D
  4. artabr

    artabr New Member

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    A famous Marine D.I. line about guns and fun comes to mind. :rolleyes: :D


    Art
  5. "This is my rifle, this is my gun; this is for fighting, this is for . . ." :D;):p
  6. TranterUK

    TranterUK Guest

    Drifting.....

    Dont any of you know?
  7. oscarmayer

    oscarmayer New Member

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    lol :D didn't cap and ball rifle come with a pouch on the sling for a push rod to clean out the primer hole ? how old are you mr tranter ? :p
  8. TranterUK

    TranterUK Guest

    Not that old Mr Oscarmayer :)
  9. To carry tea bags, perhaps? :D;):p
  10. delta13soultaker

    delta13soultaker New Member

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    Is this before the days of L8's and SA80's?:D:D
  11. pinecone70

    pinecone70 Active Member

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    Aspirin? Earplugs? Bandages?
  12. artabr

    artabr New Member

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    Patches or oiler?


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  13. In Tranter's case, it may well be in the days of the Brown Bess, or at least the Martini-Henry, Delta. ::::ducking:::: :D;):p
  14. mrkirker

    mrkirker New Member

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    Lash-black?
  15. TranterUK

    TranterUK Guest

    And we have a winner! pinecone. Earplugs!!!! (Bandages! maybe one elastoplast).

    As for Pistol, I am hurt. I haven't seen a Brown Bess since basic training.

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