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Posted: 8/8/2001 7:29:43 AM EST
Please help me settle an arguement,a friend believes that Mattel(the toy company) manufactured M-16`s at one point,I have heard this from others but as of yet have found nothing about this in print.Please enlighten me. Bossman
Link Posted: 8/8/2001 7:39:11 AM EST
Link Posted: 8/9/2001 2:15:17 PM EST
I didn't think so either, but you never know. My favorite one is Rock-OLa, the jukebox maker making M1 carbines.
Link Posted: 8/9/2001 2:56:34 PM EST
Originally Posted By KurtVF: I didn't think so either, but you never know. My favorite one is Rock-OLa, the jukebox maker making M1 carbines.
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You probably don't realize it, but, that is where the term "Rock and Load" came from.
Link Posted: 8/9/2001 6:12:30 PM EST
Hell, I wouldn't doubt it if they did. My rifle at Ft Hood was made by Singer; you know, the sewing machine folks?
Link Posted: 8/9/2001 7:34:33 PM EST
The term that came from the Rock-ola manufactured rifles was "Rock-and-Roll" not rock and load. They used this term to describe full-auto.
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