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5 years 37 weeks ago, 12:57 PM

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rate thesegun calibers stopping power from 1 being poor to 10 being ultimate stopping power.

.380 - 6
9mm - 8
.357 - 10
10mm - 9
.40 - 8
.45 - 8
.50 ae - 10

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 1:20 PM

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my take

strictly calibers mentioned:
.380 - 4
9mm - 6
.357 mag - 8
10mm - 8
.40 - 7
.45acp - 7 (possibly 8 w/ +P)
.50AE - 9

"Proelium Comminus Auctoritate" "Sometimes the light at the end of the tunnel is a muzzle flash."
5 years 37 weeks ago, 1:29 PM

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My Point

.380 - 4
9mm - 5
.357 - 9
10mm - 6
.40 - 7
.45 - 8 if acp but 10 if Long Colt
.50 ae -10

5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:18 PM

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ss

why do you have .40 having more stopping power than 10mm? if .50AE is a 10... than what is a .500S&W?

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:21 PM

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hmmmm

what about a burrito fart?.........lots of stopping power there

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:23 PM

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hmmmmmmmmmmm

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:31 PM

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lol

i made my wife throw up one time.lmao!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:45 PM

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holding her head under the covers or just fanning the sheets...LOl

5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:49 PM

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what bullet or barrel length; But my SWAG based on a reasonable defensive round is as follows; It assumes two rounds accurately placed in the chest cavity of an assailant not on drugs, and no more than 21 feet away. Objective: STOP the attack.[only for this group of calibers and based upon approximate resultant muzzle energy]

50AE-10
10mm- 9
357 Rem mag-8+
40S&W-7
45acp-7minus
9mm-5+
.380-3

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:49 PM

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no

she was trapped in my car coming back from dinner and a show........

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:52 PM

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heeeeeeeew hawwwwww

donkey show con su padre?

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 2:54 PM

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lmao

snake get that one too

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5 years 37 weeks ago, 11:17 PM

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Stopping power

miss- 0/10
any caliber you can hit with- better than 0/10
near-miss with 5 inch naval gun and bigger-priceless

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5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:03 AM

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a 57mm recoiless Rifle, as pictured somewhere here by samD. Only problem is I am such a puny old dude, I might not be able to carry it, too far. :>(

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
5 years 36 weeks ago, 9:16 AM

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I rate

50-10
357hp -9
45 - 8
10mm -9
40-7
380 4
9mm 6

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