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Interesting read

KeyHoleKeyHole MemberPosts: 30 Member
This is a Department of Justice report from 1989. I doubt much has changed

If this has been posted before I do apologize.

The Second Amendment, America's Original Homeland Security


  • DoctorWhoDoctorWho Senior Member Posts: 9,496 Senior Member
    These two articles should be read together.....



    the information in both compliment each other....
    "There is some evil in all of us, Doctor, even you, the Valeyard is an amalgamation of the darker sides of your nature, somewhere between your twelfth and final incarnation, and I may say, you do not improve with age. Founding member of the G&A forum since 1996
  • Jim TomJim Tom Member Posts: 338 Member
    Good reads, but I notice typical government/bureaucratic pretzel logic in their decision to go with the 10mm instead of the 45 ACP (and I'm not saying one's better than the other, just saying). The study states that the 45 ACP has been around for 80 years (at the time) and so it's technology is fully developed, but the 10 mm is relatively new, so it can be improved upon. But, what technological advancements could you make to the 10 mm that you couldn't also make to the 45 ACP, thereby improving it further?

    I guess it does prove the inferiority of the .270 to the 30-30.
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