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Offline DD4lifeusmc

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the American long rifle
« on: July 27, 2017, 10:29:09 AM »
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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2017, 10:45:03 AM »
DD4, good read there.  (T^

To me it seems that the longer the barrel is, you get better shots off to your targets.
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Re: the American long rifle
« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2017, 11:18:09 AM »
DD4, good read there.  (T^

To me it seems that the longer the barrel is, you get better shots off to your targets.

That's because the muzzle is closer to the target. :P
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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2017, 11:26:20 AM »
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Re: the American long rifle
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2017, 05:29:54 PM »
The bayonet argument makes no sense. There was nothing to stop bayonet fitment to rifles. The British did so, albeit with the shorter Baker.
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