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Posted: 3/9/2002 4:37:26 PM EDT
Well guys how many mags for your ARs/Fals/ M1As and AKs


How about your Berettas/Glocks and etc..


Max
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 4:42:10 PM EDT
As many as you can get IMO

Biggame223

Out
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:07:34 PM EDT
Three mags per pistol.
Seven to thirteen for rifles.
Of course, more are needed for practice and general abuse.
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:18:35 PM EDT
I also go three mags for pistols.

Rifle mags...as many as you can get your hands on.

M1 Garand clips especially, you can't have enough.

Anything else is 10-20.
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:18:44 PM EDT
I am M-Forgery and I am a Magaholic! LOL!
At least 10 per pistol and 20 for the AR's.
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:20:35 PM EDT
6-10 per pistol and at least 10 per rifle but 20 would be better.IMO
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:22:54 PM EDT
Lessee... So far I've got 5 for the USP and 14 for the AR. Not enough for me!
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:25:52 PM EDT
My rule is 5 for each pistol and 10 for each rifle.
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:49:44 PM EDT
Any serious weapon you oughtta have at least 6 spares. In reality, the more the merrier. That way when you lose one or five you have plenty of extras!
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 5:55:13 PM EDT
The Govt specifies 7 per rifle. One in and six to go.

Link Posted: 3/9/2002 6:06:15 PM EDT
About 30 for the main-line rifles.

At least six for each handgun.

At least, that's what I have, although I really need to get some .30 carbine mags and at least a few spare MK III Enfield mags.
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 6:07:57 PM EDT
Once upon a time, when I still had my pre-ban Colt HBAR, I had 100-110 in a 20mm ammo can.

Now I have *ZERO*. Of course, I don't have my Colt anymore, either...(can you say "sgtstinger is a dumbass"? I knew that you could.)

For an AR, I would have 15 to 25 on hand. More is better, of course. If worse comes to worse, you could use a couple for "trading material".

Link Posted: 3/9/2002 6:17:02 PM EDT
Well I like the 5 per pistol

20 per rifle


Well I am almost there just need more money. Those Glock mags and M1A mags really hit you hard.

Max
Link Posted: 3/9/2002 6:31:58 PM EDT
What do ya mean how many??....All of 'em ...yeah, I need 'em all .......I don't care how much it costs ....I gotta have 'em.....

What?? OK Doc. I'll sit down and behave.
But it's not my fault. He asked me how many...........
Link Posted: 3/10/2002 7:51:53 AM EDT
Oh, I forgot to add that I usually carry 3 or 5 loaded magazines for my pistol (counting the one in the pistol), with another 4 in my vehicle, dending on how what I am doing. I usually carry a couple of full-size spares for my compact Glock back-up gun in the vehicle as well. Even for the real serious stuff, though, I usually don't carry more than four M16 magazines, though. If I can't handle it with 120 rounds (plus the pistol), I probably shouldn't be there without a lot more help, anyway.
Link Posted: 3/10/2002 10:11:41 AM EDT
My rule of thumb is: 3 min. per pistol and 6 min. per rifle. However, more is always better and too many is almost enough.
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