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  1. Firearms General Discussion
    There was an event today that has me rethinking the lever action 30-30 as a SHTF survival rifle. While at the local sandpit sending some rounds downrange my Marlin 336 in 30-30 had a double feed. To resolve the issue the lever had to be removed - with a screw driver and punch pin. The rounds...
  2. Firearms General Discussion
    I know this has had to have been covered many times before,but when shtf,I'm thinking 12,.22,.308,and 9mm. Bird,buck and slugs are relatively "cheap",1n7/8's ounces of #7 will poke a deadly hole in anything at close range,plus make you an easier shot for a squirrel for your supper.22's are...
  3. Firearms General Discussion
    It was the last weekend of regular deer season, saturday night. A long time member of the deer lease drives up to the camp, and backs his truck up to the scales. That is usually a sure sign that there is a deer in the back of the truck. They get the doe weighed and are stringing it up to skin...
  4. Firearms General Discussion
    I don't want to start yet another cartridge debate but for my shtf/bug out main rifle, i have settled on either a Marlin 336 or a Winchester model 94 lever action. I know that they are not the number one choice but my Dad (I'm only 15) is not too fond of the evil black rifles, mostly he doesn't...
  5. Firearms General Discussion
    Ok ive already decided on 22LR and 12 gauge(BUCK,SLUGS,#4SHOT) No debate on the viability of these 2 for survival purposes/commonality/availability can't decide between Long Range, Larger Game-308 vs 30-06 Having trouble deciding between these 2 308/7.62 NATO round + NATO round + Civilian...
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