Originally Posted by bill4282
My order of protection: pistol in rimfire to pistol in center fire to rifle in rimfire to rifle in center fire to shotgun. Only use pistol in order to get to larger pistol to get to rifle to get to shotgun. If .22 was a good stopper, why would the military carry anything more costly?
At 400 or 500 meters no handgun is a "good stopper". Military firearms need to reach out and touch someone 1/4 mile away.