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Old 03-05-2018, 08:24 PM   #106
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Is there a panic? If so haven’t heard about it.....
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Old 03-05-2018, 08:32 PM   #107
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I have bought things lately because of good deals, not because of panic situations.
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Old 03-05-2018, 09:10 PM   #108
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well I wanted to pick up another upper, but nope. Idiot Panic buyers have broke the gun market again.

Fools should of had at least two rifles by now...
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Old 03-05-2018, 09:12 PM   #109
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What panic? Whom is panicking? What’s there to panic about?
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Old 03-06-2018, 01:06 AM   #110
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I haven't seen a panic either. I've just been taking advantage of the price drops on firearms whenever a deal pops up. Mainly preban or obscure rifles that typically bring more money or will in the future. AR15's aren't of much interest to me anyway, regardless of the price.

Supposedly there was a panic here in FL due to serious talk of an AWB. Ended up not happening but too close for comfort!
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Old 03-06-2018, 01:14 AM   #111
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Gun vendors LOOOOVE when people start this panic BS to help their price surges and sales profits

Comical.......people dont get it....
Spot on there!!! And of course some of them helped the panic out just a little bit!!??
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Old 03-06-2018, 01:29 AM   #112
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What panic? Whom is panicking? Whats there to panic about?
Don't bother! Seems it's more fun just to call everything a panic.
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Old 03-06-2018, 01:29 AM   #113
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Was it at Jay's? He had 2-3 at the gun show last month. 1 of which was suspiciously cheap. I don't know enough about them to know everything to look out for so I passed on it. He's crazy high on pricing any how so that made me even more suspicious. I say grab it! No time like the present! If it's been there long enough, the shop might give a better price on it.
Nah, shop over in Milton. If Jays has some theyre probably some of the newer repro guns; this one was USGI. I am definitely considering it.
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Old 03-06-2018, 09:13 PM   #114
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I am buying a few muskets, because that's all the founders ever intended for us to have.
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Old 03-06-2018, 09:20 PM   #115
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I had a rectal panic today.

I had to run to the bathroom, barely made it.
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Old 03-07-2018, 09:04 AM   #116
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1-stripped Anderson lower receiver. ($49 at Cabela's)
2- Lancer magazines(Black)
1- PSA Dissipator upper w/ SS barrel.
1- PSA Bolt carrier assembly.

Less panic...more Fuck You.
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Old 03-07-2018, 11:57 AM   #117
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Well, I went down to Palmetto State's Greenville SC store on Saturday and it was a mad house. Most of the stuff online was sold out as well.

I had been looking for an upper. Got online yesterday, at around 11AM, I grabbed a middy rifle kit for $329 with a nitrided barrel. Not a panic buy, just been wanting to build on a stripped lower I've had sitting around for months.
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Irony.

All the buyers out suddenly motivated to buy...... but saying they're NOT panic buying.

They just got this sudden motivation to go buy. It is kinda funny when you look at .....no harm no foul.

If you want to buy, seek out the neglected markets during panics where there's less traffic.......Handguns & shotguns.
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Old 03-07-2018, 01:15 PM   #119
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I’m seeing a lot of LE6920’s sold out and the stripped versions with no furniture are $725 now. I paid $749 for a complete rifle back in December right before Christmas.
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Old 03-07-2018, 02:39 PM   #120
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Irony. If you want to buy, seek out the neglected markets during panics where there's less traffic.......Handguns & shotguns.
I have been doing this in the last couple weeks. Lots of good deals out there.
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Old 03-07-2018, 03:14 PM   #121
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Got me a BCM ELW 11.5" Upper to pair with an SBA3 brace. Lord these things are lightweight.

Feels like a toy compared to my VEPRs!
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Old 03-07-2018, 03:25 PM   #122
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Here is mine:































































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Buying ? I've been selling !
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Old 03-07-2018, 05:53 PM   #124
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Bought one just like it.

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Old 03-07-2018, 05:59 PM   #125
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Here is my Panic buy ;
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Here is the picture that I promised:
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Old 03-07-2018, 07:48 PM   #127
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well that better be a goddam Colt emoji gun.

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well that better be a goddam Colt emoji gun.

Good eye , It is a Colt , with a million rd mag . Never run's out of ammo

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What brand suppressor is that?
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Old 03-07-2018, 10:24 PM   #130
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Rugged suppressor Surge 762
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Old 03-07-2018, 10:32 PM   #131
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My last purchase wasn't panic as much as push back from getting lectured by idiots on TV just because I could.

Gun sales have been strong in my area & a friend who works at a very busy gun store says it's no busier than usual.
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Old 03-08-2018, 07:54 AM   #132
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I did all the panic buying I was gonna do years ago, I'm done with it.

I do want to build a polymer 80 glock though, simply because it looks like alot of fun.
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Old 03-08-2018, 11:18 AM   #133
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Thanks to those that bought up all the 6.5 Grendel plinking rounds...wasn’t gonna be a panic purchase anyway.
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I panicked! I bought this! oh wait...

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Old 03-08-2018, 12:20 PM   #135
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wait? the M&P 2.0 full size was $325 at Brownells? holy shit, I missed that. I got the 2.0 compact for $399 and thought that was a good deal at the time. I'd have jumped on that too if I had known.
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I'm not a big fan of M&P pistols but that price was something I couldn't refuse. I don't know if they will ever run that sale again.
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I'm not a big fan of M&P pistols but that price was something I couldn't refuse. I don't know if they will ever run that sale again.
Fuck I would have loved to get in on that. The M&P 2.0 5" FDE is my favorite handgun out of my entire collection, which includes mostly $1k HK pistols.
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Not really a panic buy, been planning on this for awhile but I did speed it up a bit.

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Im seeing a lot of LE6920s sold out and the stripped versions with no furniture are $725 now. I paid $749 for a complete rifle back in December right before Christmas.
I paid 649 recently for my OEM 2 I couldn't find any cheaper than 750 a couple nights ago. Ruger AR556 has gone up 150 bucks same with smith port 2. All the 750 dollar Le6920s are now being sold for a thousand pretty much. The funny thing is its pretty much only AR's that have increased everything else is basically the same price as it was.
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I paid 649 recently for my OEM 2 I couldn't find any cheaper than 750 a couple nights ago. Ruger AR556 has gone up 150 bucks same with smith port 2. All the 750 dollar Le6920s are now being sold for a thousand pretty much. The funny thing is its pretty much only AR's that have increased everything else is basically the same price as it was.
We all really screwed ourselves on Colt's. About 2-3 months ago you could get the 6920r Trooper which came with a 12" centurion m-lok free float handguard for like $725 shipped
Now they are like $1100-$1200
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My last purchase wasn't panic as much as push back from getting lectured by idiots on TV just because I could.
That's an excellent and overlooked point, truth be told I do the same thing at times, they run their mouth too much and I just buy more...
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