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Acronyms and general terminology used in the forums and general gun speak

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Old 11-12-2010, 01:19 AM   #31
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"The attitude of people associating guns with nothing but crime, that is what has to be changed. I grew up at a time when people were not afraid of people with firearms." —Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia
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Old 11-12-2010, 01:45 AM   #32
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When everyone is suckling at the government teat, where's the milk going to come from?
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Old 11-12-2010, 10:41 AM   #33
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Old 11-12-2010, 03:28 PM   #34
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What is BOB and CBOB as it applies to guns?
Bug out Bag.

I don't know CBOB though.
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Old 11-12-2010, 03:38 PM   #35
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I know the cbob is a gun that was made by Dan Wesson and it was replaced by the vbob but i have no idea what the acronym means on either.
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Old 11-12-2010, 03:55 PM   #36
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what is FAL guns
The Fusil Automatique Léger ("Light Automatic Rifle") or FAL
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Old 11-12-2010, 04:00 PM   #37
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FWIW, knowing a lot of mostly useless crap like this can be a great help if you want to be your own boss.
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Old 03-27-2011, 01:57 AM   #38
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Terminology

When talking about which XD or XDM model they have I see the phrase black/OD. What does the OD mean?
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Old 03-27-2011, 02:13 AM   #39
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When talking about which XD or XDM model they have I see the phrase black/OD. What does the OD mean?
the green color option you can order the gun in

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