It followed me home.....

Discussion in 'AR 15 Forum' started by Rewind, May 18, 2017 at 4:49 PM.

  1. Rewind

    Rewind Active Member

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    Can I keep it?

    I recently adopted this poor lonely 5.56 from the local homeless shelter. Her former owner decided he didn't want her anymore and shamelessly traded her in on some other model. It was love at first sight and there was no turning back, even the wife was in agreement, she had to come home with us.

    I'm glad to say she is doing well, much happier now and getting along with all her brothers and sisters. Boy, do they enjoy their time outside when we take them out to play!!!

    We're thinking of giving her a new name.......just haven't thought of the right one yet. AR-15.JPG
     
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  2. rcairflr

    rcairflr Well-Known Member

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    Very nice, I would recommend keeping her
     
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  3. Guts3d

    Guts3d Well-Known Member

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    What was the adoption fee? Are there more waiting? Nice lines!
     
  4. Rewind

    Rewind Active Member

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    The adoption fee was $695, but no more like her!
     
  5. drymag

    drymag Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Nice looking base and scope too!
     
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  6. Firpo

    Firpo Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Very clever.

    Nice looking rifle.
     
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  7. nmckenzie

    nmckenzie Well-Known Member

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    Nice! Interesting how some items just sorta follow you home from the LGS - no idea how/why this happens. :)
     
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  8. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

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    Feed her only the best ammo and make sure to use oil sparingly for a nice coat
     
  9. JRL

    JRL Well-Known Member

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    I would call her Blackie...
     
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  10. howlnmad

    howlnmad Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Very purdy. It's always nice when a homeless child finds a good family to take them in.
     
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  11. bumblebee

    bumblebee Well-Known Member

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    I like it! Unintended consequences of the Demorats Gun Ban efforts, prices are getting cheap enough we can put an AR in every home in the country...