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What can do I carry into the Irmageddon

Glock 19
2 (50%)
1911 Commander
1 (25%)
HK45c - take the suppressor and suppressor barrel with me for defending my position.
0 (0%)
PPQ 9mm
0 (0%)
Something else? Can't carry my rifle though
0 (0%)
Take one of the options 1 - 4 but take your M&P22c with a threaded barrel cause ninja.
1 (25%)

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Author Topic: I am in Central Florida, INCOMING IRMAGEDDON!  (Read 87 times)

Offline battousai

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I am in Central Florida, INCOMING IRMAGEDDON!
« on: 08 Sep 2017 - 21:25:12 »
Welp gents, I am not evacuating, but since I am a single Dad I have decided that it's better to spend the hurricane with a friend then do it with just you and the kiddo. I will be taking 3 days of water with me, leaving 4 days behind, but that should be enough that even if I have to drive back to get the rest it will be ok. I have a water purifier good up to 100,000 gallons, and I am bringing at least 3-4 days worth of food. My Camaro engine blew up in August, and so I went and bought a Jeep Wrangler Unlimited just in time for Irmageddon.

For giggles, what handgun do I take with me?

To anyone else stuck in this storm. God speed my friends. PM me and I will try to respond in time with my number if you need a central Florida contact. Off to an adventure.

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Re: I am in Central Florida, INCOMING IRMAGEDDON!
« Reply #1 on: 09 Sep 2017 - 05:40:20 »
I would NOT worry about a suppressor!  (I want them to know!!!!!)  Good luck.  If you need anything, let me know.  I have a lot of family in Orlando and they are all staying. 
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Re: I am in Central Florida, INCOMING IRMAGEDDON!
« Reply #2 on: 09 Sep 2017 - 10:28:16 »
Seems Irma decided to swing west.  Currently it looks like Tampa will get hammered.  With a big hammer.  Hit several times.

When I lived there on some of the roads were signs marking where a storm surge of X feet would be.  Its a bit scary when you are stopped at a traffic light and look at a power pole and see a sign 2 feet above your pickup roof saying -- 8 Foot Storm Surge-- and look around the neighborhood.  News is anticipating a surge there of 10-13 feet and fair chance of 15 foot.

There is a whole lot of GTFOutta there going on.  And I suspect not nearly enough.

One last thought-- Take them all and take a rifle.  With ammo.  Lots of ammo.

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Re: I am in Central Florida, INCOMING IRMAGEDDON!
« Reply #3 on: 10 Sep 2017 - 14:55:55 »
I'd take the G-19. Best all around on the list if you cant take a carbine or rifle with you.
 



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