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post #1 of 20 (permalink) Old 02-05-2017, 11:49 AM Thread Starter
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firearm purchase

So, with the change to making semi's ok to use for big game, will this make you purchase one or not?? maybe should include are you going to purchase additional ones,and if so what? thanks

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post #2 of 20 (permalink) Old 02-05-2017, 11:59 AM
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Not really considering any new purchase. I have a 10/22 and a AR-15 that I would use for groundhogs. Also have a Garand that I may consider hunting deer with some day just for fun but it won't be my go to weapon. Maybe if I were to buy a new upper for my AR some day I would consider something that would be better for deer than .223.
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No & No. Even if I had one I would not likely use it for hunting.
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post #4 of 20 (permalink) Old 02-05-2017, 12:26 PM
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I don't own one as I see no need to. Legal to hunt with or not I won't get one.
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No,I enjoy hunting with old guns and VERY old guns.
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Nope. I waste enough ammo with a bolt action.
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Nope.

I'd probably carry a semi for coyote calling. But, otherwise, no interest in any other type of hunting with a semi rifle.

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post #8 of 20 (permalink) Old 02-05-2017, 02:54 PM
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I've always wanted a browning bar Belgium in 338 win mag. So if we're able to use them I would buy one just to bear hunt with. Maybe within the next couple years I'll buy one.
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Never had any interest in owning one and won't go buy one now. I have perfectly good bolt and lever guns that seldom get any use now.
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At this stage in my life, I get much more enjoyment hunting big game with one of my flintlocks, so I'll stick with them.
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