what would you do?

Discussion in 'Self Defense Tactics & Weapons' started by gunlearner, Feb 24, 2007.

  1. hoser1

    hoser1 New Member

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    Yep, that pretty much says it.
    Run over the ones you can, shoot the ones you can and haul ass.
    If women and children are in the car/truck, leaving the scene would be my 1st priority.
    If I were alone, I'd probably be more pissed than scared but then again, who knows until it happens.
  2. stash247

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    Funny, this being a gun board, in a country with a hostile legal environment, the more has not been said of consequences, for a particular act.
    I submit that the three you take out, with your vehicle, or theirs, after impact, will cause less problems and expense, than the single one you shoot, even if you only incapacitate him.
    It's the nature of our sick system, but you need to understnd 'how it works' going in!
    I'm a leg up on the deal, because my kids shoot, well, and go armed, 24/7, but the fact remains, the ones that are 'taken out', in a 'traffic accident', no matter how deliberately planned, will be much less bother, in court, than the ones who are shot.
    Please consider this aspect, in pre-planning!
  3. NY_GUNFIGHTER

    NY_GUNFIGHTER New Member

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    Get your head down, ram in reverse,and pull a J turn. Get your butt outta there, pedal to the metal. If they follow you, lead them somewhere so if you must stand and fight, you do it on your terms, not theirs.
  4. obxned

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    Smash the car behind to give you room and to disable it. Then full speed ahead right over the BG.
  5. Pat Hurley

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    Great suggestions here, but I'd try the "Donna Shalala maneuver." It's never been known to fail.
  6. gunlearner

    gunlearner New Member

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    hey pat what is the "Donna Shalala maneuver"? sorry am from another country and am not familiar with it.
  7. standles

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    Step one is whenever I stop behind another vehicle I always allow room to get out. Preparedness,Awareness, Avoidance are 99% of the equation.

    Now to the question.

    Kids would be ordered to the floorboard of the vehicle.

    I would then cut the wheels and ram the rear vehicle at an angle. This is to spin the blocking vehicle away while positioning your vehicle towards an escape route. At an angle your rotating on the back inside tire not trying to move all 4 tires rearward. This also positions you better to escape.

    When that is done floor it and remove yourself from the area.

    As for drawing and engaging the threats? I would but only as a last resort. With threats approaching from front and rear with weapons already drawn you are not going to fair well if they are any good at all with thier firearms.



    Steven
  8. gunlearner

    gunlearner New Member

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    just to let you know i have trade my car for a nice 96 tahoe 4 door, now i feel safer
    take care
  9. Pat Hurley

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    This has been explained before, but I'll do it again since you are new to our hallowed forum.

    The "Donna Shalala maneuver" is named after the former Clinton cabinet member who had a near death experience at a Washington DC ATM machine (if you don't know what she looks like, think of a short and fat Janet Reno). It was there that two knife-wielding youths demanded that she empty her bank account. Here's what she did...

    -screamed
    -dropped to the ground like a sack of potatoes
    -began making incoherant baby talk that reportedly sounded like "cooing"
    -actually soiled her undergarments, with an impressive quantity of excrement
    -and then began to suck her thumb while curled up in the fetal position

    Shocked by the absurdity of what they had just witnessed, and the horrific odor she was then eminating, the youths nervously laughed and then retreated in a full sprint. They got away with nothing but seared nostrils and memories that probably haunt them to this very day.

    As I've said before, she got away with her life, though her dignity was near fatally wounded.
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  10. patrol

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    Sounds like some hollywood movie

    Sounds like some movie.

    Tell everyone to duck and drive out of the situation to a public area and drive fast and not in a straight line.:cool:

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