Favorite Gun

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by johnlives4christ, Feb 11, 2011.

  1. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    whats yalls favorite gun and why? EDIT: doesnt have to be limited to just one gun if there are several that hold a special place in your heart

    mine is my ruger single six. made in 74. while i dont have a lot of history with it, when shooting it i think of a simpler time. a time of cowboys. i think about how maybe a cowboy would have had a love for firearms like i do and might would have bought a 22 caliber pistol to plink with and for small game, kept it in is pack or on his saddle horn for the quick rabbit.

    i think about freedom and the joys of being an american. about doing the right thing and keeping your word. i think about hunting buffalo and grizzly bear, trapping and living off the land.

    most of all it makes me feel good. so what is yalls favorite and why?

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    Last edited: Feb 12, 2011
  2. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    more pictures of my favorite [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     

  3. retired grunt

    retired grunt New Member

    416
    Mar 30, 2009
    Northern NY
    Gotta be my ruger 10/22 made in 76.
     
  4. kobsw

    kobsw Member

    75
    Nov 10, 2010
    PA
    John, Very nice revolver it's one that's on my short list. The vintage is right where I like'em too.

    RG, I'd like to see a picture of that 10/22...


    Mine would have to be my S&W 15-3 K Frame 38 Spl. Six Shot c.a. 1972 with vintage Herretts.

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  5. the yooper

    the yooper New Member

    156
    Jan 16, 2011
    mine would have to be a remington 270 handed down from my dad when he died . he and ma bought me my first rem 270 when i was 12 now handed mine to my sun and i have my dads aint life grand:)
     
  6. Rick O'Shay

    Rick O'Shay New Member

    78
    Nov 7, 2009
    Southwest Michigan
    Mine is this Ruger 357 Anniversary. I bought the gun in 2005 when they first came out and had Bowen tune it right away.

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  7. gunguy25

    gunguy25 New Member

    880
    Dec 25, 2009
    TN
    My favorite gun although i don't own one. It would be an Colt 1911a1 just because of the history of that gun and it was the first gun I read about. Then i got to shoot one and fell in love with the 1911.
     
  8. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    Retired grunt. i also would like to see pictures.. and hear the story

    rick oshay..... you're style grows on me more and more. from the super short barrel saa to this beauty
     
  9. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    i'd like to see pictures. sounds like a good piece of history
     
  10. the yooper

    the yooper New Member

    156
    Jan 16, 2011
    yep when my buddie steve aka 1969SS396 gets hear and shows me how to put pics on hear i will show you :)
     
  11. hogger129

    hogger129 Well-Known Member

    Nov 29, 2009
    Nice looking Ruger John. What kind of Glock are you carrying there btw?
     
  12. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    its a g22 40 caliber. i switch between that and a smith and wesson 642. the smith is a lot easier to back because its so light
     
  13. RodinKy

    RodinKy Member

    I'm sorta partial to my Glock 27 in .40
     
  14. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    My favorite is the one I happen to be holding when asked. I love all my iron equally...;)
    Ill always reach for the 1911 the most though.:)
     
  15. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    you mean you dont have any trading stock jla?
     
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