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Posted: 8/28/2004 12:59:11 AM EDT
"Purely Hypothetical Question"

O.K. This is for you Handgun Gurus...

Say you were to travel to a fairly rough country, like Colombia (which has a nasty reputation for gringo kidnappings) and you were going to establish a residence there, what kind of handgun could be brought in via normal routes(airlines) inconspicuously(in pieces... over 2 or 3 trips) ??

Again this is purely hypothetical...and no I am not going to Colombia.

SST7
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:01:57 AM EDT
Why bother?
Just buy what you want from the black market once you get there.
They will sell you anything if you have the money.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:11:34 AM EDT
valid point
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:18:28 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/28/2004 1:19:18 AM EDT by a3kid]

Originally Posted By Gunslinger808:
Why bother?
Just buy what you want from the black market once you get there.
They will sell you anything if you have the money.



And from what I've heard of some places you don't need that much (American) money.

$75 full-auto AK's, $10 grenades. RPG's might run a little more.

Think ahead, smuggle cash not illegal detectable items.

Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:19:24 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Gunslinger808:
Why bother?
Just buy what you want from the black market once you get there.
They will sell you anything if you have the money.




+1

Everything is for sale.

SGtar15
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:21:01 AM EDT

Originally Posted By sgtar15:
+1

Everything is for sale.

SGtar15



A lot of good stuff can be "purchased" for the price of single 5.56 / 7.62 round...
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:21:25 AM EDT
Thanks - I appreciate all your comments.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:23:58 AM EDT

Originally Posted By SST7Alumni:
Thanks - I appreciate all your comments.



You're welcome!

Stick around for a while. You'll start thinking outside the box, and then outside that box, and then the next until you're playing with action figures like SGTar15.

I've not slipped that far yet. Probably only because I can't afford the action figures.

Link Posted: 8/28/2004 1:32:48 AM EDT
Why even sneak it in? I know Mexico sucks for firearms but some of those SA countries might not be so tough to legally import a firearm. Non military caliber might matter. Think 6.8 AR15 or .40 cal Glock or screw it and just buy it off the black market like everybody else said
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:35:46 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/28/2004 2:39:24 AM EDT by RAMBOSKY]
SST7Alumni


Orininally posted by SST7Alumni: "...........what kind of handgun could be brought in via normal routes(airlines) inconspicuously(in pieces... over 2 or 3 trips) ??"


We shouldn't be training possible Terrorists here. What the fxxx kind of question was that?
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:40:35 AM EDT

Originally Posted By RAMBOSKY:
SST7Alumni


Orininally posted by SST7Alumni: "...........what kind of handgun could be brought in via normal routes(airlines) inconspicuously(in pieces... over 2 or 3 trips) ??"


We shouldn't be training possible Terrorists here. What the fxxx kind of question was that?



Either a or a .

Sounded more newbie like to me... ::shrugging::
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:45:36 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:47:58 AM EDT

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:

Roger that.

Its like saying, "Hypothetically, how can I plan for and get away with a murder?"




The first thing I'd do would be talk about it on the internet.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 7:22:05 AM EDT
[SA accent] You like cocaine man? [/SA accent]
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 7:26:25 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 7:31:22 AM EDT
like mr eth sez, buy locally!
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 7:47:23 AM EDT
Support the local economy. For a little more money you can get 17 year old hookers to join your new army.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 7:55:35 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:47:00 AM EDT

Originally Posted By RAMBOSKY:
SST7Alumni


Orininally posted by SST7Alumni: "...........what kind of handgun could be brought in via normal routes(airlines) inconspicuously(in pieces... over 2 or 3 trips) ??"


We shouldn't be training possible Terrorists here. What the fxxx kind of question was that?



Exactly as the title suggested - a hypothetical question.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:48:17 AM EDT

Either a or a .

Sounded more newbie like to me... ::shrugging::

Read Newbie
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:51:03 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:52:17 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/28/2004 9:57:36 AM EDT by SST7Alumni]
We shouldn't be training possible Terrorists here. What the fxxx kind of question was that? Roger that.Its like saying, "Hypothetically, how can I plan for and get away with a murder?"


Look I am no - I asked a simple question...If that is out of line then Staff please "Lock and Delete"

As far as terrorism goes I have already been to the sandbox and if called up I would WILL go again.

SST7

Edited for clarity
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:53:51 AM EDT
Get there and buy anything you want cheap on the blackmarket.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 9:58:42 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:34:57 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 2:42:41 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Gunslinger808:
Why bother?
Just buy what you want from the black market once you get there.
They will sell you anything if you have the money.


+1
Buy there and if you have to use it just leave it there. No paper trail, no fuss, no muss.
Link Posted: 8/28/2004 4:10:39 PM EDT

Originally Posted By SST7Alumni:
"Purely Hypothetical Question"

O.K. This is for you Handgun Gurus...

Say you were to travel to a fairly rough country, like Colombia (which has a nasty reputation for gringo kidnappings) and you were going to establish a residence there, what kind of handgun could be brought in via normal routes(airlines) inconspicuously(in pieces... over 2 or 3 trips) ??

Again this is purely hypothetical...and no I am not going to Colombia.

SST7



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