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Posted: 2/6/2002 7:06:35 AM EDT
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MP3? Portable CD players? What? This is to settle a dad/son discussion.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 7:11:01 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/6/2002 7:11:21 AM EDT by marvl]
I believe it was the Sharps .50 cal water buffalo rifle.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 7:11:49 AM EDT
It varies depending on the task. The CAR15's were used allot to my understanding.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 8:02:58 AM EDT
They used a number of different things. For subguns, they used MACs, Swede K/Port Said's, Uzi's and I believe the S&W 76 and M3/M3A1 also came into play. Danish Madsens may also have been used - I know the CIA used sterilized Madsens on occasion overseas (a friend of mine has two former CIA Madsens, consecutively serial numbered upon return to the US).
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 8:15:40 AM EDT
The lucky ones got to use Stoner 63's.

-Justin

P.S. I REALLY REALLY want one! No way I'm paying 60k+ for one though.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 8:22:51 AM EDT

Originally Posted By JTR:
The lucky ones got to use Stoner 63's.

-Justin

P.S. I REALLY REALLY want one! No way I'm paying 60k+ for one though.



Justin,
I was about to post:

Once upon a time in a land far away the SEAL's used cut-down Stoner 63's.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 8:23:26 AM EDT
I have heard that they also used plain old M1 Carbines.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 11:46:49 AM EDT
I'm no expert, but I believe I recall from my readings that it was the MAC and Uzi, and even the Thompson back in Viet Nam.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 11:57:56 AM EDT
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 1:25:19 PM EDT
What shaggy said was true Even the sterilized madson's, they also used M14's that are still used today.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 1:34:06 PM EDT
Wrist Rockets with exploding marbles.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 1:59:29 PM EDT

Originally Posted By shaggy:
They used a number of different things. For subguns, they used MACs, Swede K/Port Said's, Uzi's and I believe the S&W 76 and M3/M3A1 also came into play.



They definitely used M3A1 .45acp "Grease Guns"
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 3:29:58 PM EDT
Monel, a rather good book on UDT and Navy SEAL weaponry is Special Weapons, Special Warfare by Kevin Dockery. It covers weapons from pistols to assault rifles.

The part two, Special Weapons, Special Warfare: Radid Fire Weapons of the SEALs and UDT has finally been released it appears, it covers machineguns and possibly other support weapons.
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 3:39:21 PM EDT
Nice story about the Seals in USAToday

www.usatoday.com/news/attack/2002/02/06/usat-frontline.htm

Mike
Link Posted: 2/6/2002 4:17:12 PM EDT
SEALs used MACs while they were manufactured by Ingram. When Cobray bought the rights, quality went down and the SEALs dropped them.
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