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Posted: 6/14/2001 9:45:55 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/14/2001 9:44:14 AM EDT by chrisdemly]
Which one would you buy and why? I can't decide really... Which is most reliable in field conditions?
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 2:50:07 PM EDT
Originally Posted By chrisdemly: Which one would you buy and why? I can't decide really... Which is most reliable in field conditions?
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You're comparing apples to oranges to pineapples! AR-50 is a great but(what I would call.) heavy "Bench" type of gun. IMHO. Serbu is a lighter, therefore harder kicking, "Field" type of gun. Hey! I own one I know! It's a great shooter, but I wouldn't want to be putting lots of rounds downrange each day with it! Grizzly is kind of between the two, but closer to the Serbu than the AR-50. Also a nice gun. What I'm trying to say is that You need to know "What" You want the gun to do!?! Is it a target gun? Bench shooter? Are You going to want to walk around with it or set it up and shoot it from a bench? Is cost the main factor or is accuracy Your prime goal? I own both the Serbu BFG-50 and a State Arms Knob Creek 2000. One of each Type of gun, (IE: Serbu is #25 and portable, State Arms is #41 1/2 and a bench baby.) I can shoot the State Arms all day, as it is almost like shooting My AR's, the Serbu is like a Mag shotgun. Figure out what You want to "Do" with the gun, then drop Me a line if You need more info. Tall Shadow
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 2:52:23 PM EDT
Barret M99, low cost and super accurate.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 3:02:43 PM EDT
Beyond the shadow of a doubt. Barrett M-99...........i have 3 Eric the ammoman
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 3:11:25 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/14/2001 3:13:06 PM EDT by MET1]
Before you limit yourself to those choices, take a look at the AMAC 5100. Best .50 I've ever fired. Cost about $3300 but come complete with numbered rings and a bi-pod. Only other thing you need is glass. Just about every thing on the weapon is milled and the gov't cost was near $8000 in the 80's. Guarenteed to shoot under 1 moa out to 1000 yards w/match ammo. They weigh 36 pounds and the recoil is similar to a 12 ga slug. There are several of these guns that have over 10,000 rounds fired through them, and are still going strong, but a little is left to desire as far as the group size goes after that many rounds are sent down range.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 8:37:30 PM EDT
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 6:12:04 AM EDT
Of the three listed the serbu
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