Whats your favrite gun and why

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by big steve, Aug 10, 2009.

  1. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    I just wanted to start a thing of what is peoples favorite gun and why.

    My favorite gun is a .22 rifle (Remington 597) Because they are very reliable and if you have a decent shot you the gun is very accurate and they are for the most part low maintenance.

    EVERYONE FEEL FREE TO TELL WHAT YOUR FAVORITE GUN IS AND WHY
     
  2. Gabob

    Gabob Well-Known Member

    Dec 5, 2005
    SW GA CSA
    My favorite is whatever I have in my hand at the time
     

  3. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    HA well I cant say I disagree with that one
     
  4. cycloneman

    cycloneman Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    Louisiana
    cant wait till glock nut see this one.:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D:D
     
  5. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    I dont think it will be long before he sees it
     
  6. Doc1911

    Doc1911 New Member

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    Jun 29, 2009
    USA
    The 1911 is my favorite. The platform is rather old, but the shooting, natural aim, trigger, ergonomics, handling, and even the mystic of the weapon NEVER seems to grow old. The 1911 has its own built in tool box in case one ever has a problem - which is rare in a quality made one. Moreover, it is available in many calibers.

    Plus, they are just plain nice looking weapons - a sample:

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  7. 21bravo

    21bravo New Member

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    Oct 29, 2008
    wilkes county, nc
    i love all my firearms.. but i think my favorite has to be my rifle that belonged to my great grandpa. a steven's model 87d .22 semi-auto. its just a great shooting rifle. my winchester 9422 lever action .22 that belonged to my grandpa and my Hawkeye .308 would be in the running too
     
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  8. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    I completely agree that is a great gun. That gun will never be a bad one as long as it is around.
     
  9. artabr

    artabr New Member

    This is a multiple choice question, right? ;) :D
    Gabob nailed it.
    Every gun I own is a favorite or I wouldn't own it.
    That being said, I guess 2 of my favorite "favorites" would be my Les Baer Super-Tac 1911 and my Shilen action Bench Rest rifle currently chambered in .308 Win. & .30 I.H.M.S.A. :)


    Art
     
  10. This is a good thread that pops up now and then. Right now, my favorite is my '53 Ruger 4 3/4" Standard. It's been a holster gun all it's life. The old Lawrence holster has molded to its' shape after 55 years. It acquired the old walnut grips somewhere along the line. I love it because it looks like some WWII bring back. It has been a field companion, loved and well taken care of all these years. The blue is worn where it fits in the holster, but no rust or pits anywhere. It doesn't have any hang ups. The springs are well worked in, it's accurate and completely reliable. Definitely not a safe queen, but a well used, not abused, pistol. I'd guess I have to say it's my favorite among many runner-ups. Who knows, there's still time for another to nose in there. TJ
     
  11. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    21 bravo,
    I know what your talking about it seems like all old rifles that have been passed down for some reason are never bad ones old ones also just have a cool feel about them
     
  12. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    LETS KEEP IT GOING!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  13. Doc1911

    Doc1911 New Member

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    Jun 29, 2009
    USA
    +1, I desire to see more pics. :p
     
  14. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    Yea I am going to try and post some pics of my stuff. IF I CAN FIND MY CAMERA THAT SHOULD BE INTERESTING!!!!!!!!!!
     
  15. big steve

    big steve New Member

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    Aug 8, 2009
    SO MANY VIEWS BUT VERY LITTLE REPLIES. LOL
     
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