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Old 03-17-2012, 18:20   #1
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If your John McClane in Diehard what pistol would you want to have.

I have been watching the Diehard marathon on AMC and got to thinking. In the first Diehard movie, what pistol I would want to have on me in that situation. I think I would go with my CZ 85 Combat 9mm. What about you? Assuming you can use pistols made up to now? The classic Diehard?

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Old 03-17-2012, 18:21   #2
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Traditional handgun? My 92FS.

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Old 03-17-2012, 18:24   #3
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Glock 7!
You know what that is? It's a porcelain gun made in Germany. It doesn't show up on your airport X-ray machines, and it costs more than you make here in a month.
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Old 03-17-2012, 18:35   #4
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One of those Colt Python revolvers that holds about 50 rounds. See them on TV all the time, but for some strange reason it seems that only the good guys get the really high capacity ones.


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Old 03-17-2012, 18:37   #5
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Glock 7...in hardchrome.

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Old 03-17-2012, 18:40   #6
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My 1993 era P226.
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Old 03-17-2012, 18:40   #7
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I think the Beretta 92fs he had would be just fine.

I'd be more worried about getting a hold of some boots.
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Old 03-17-2012, 18:43   #8
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I think the Beretta 92fs he had would be just fine.

I'd be more worried about getting a hold of some boots.
If we have a clothes wishlist too, some Danners, good knee and elbow pads, clear shooting glasses, and level IIIA armor with SAPI plates would be pretty nice!
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Old 03-17-2012, 18:50   #9
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Seems like he is always engaging in long suspended fire gunfights, so I would say a g17 for the capacity.
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Old 03-17-2012, 18:57   #10
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Pretty fond of the Beretta myself.
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Old 03-17-2012, 19:12   #11
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My G34 - lots of capacity and great accuracy.
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Old 03-17-2012, 19:19   #12
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Glock 18 until, I can pick up one of the many MP5's in Diehard.

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Old 03-17-2012, 19:21   #13
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I say the 92FS, or maybe 92A1 for something newer. That's his traditional gun in the first two. I can't speak for 3 and 4, as I don't recall what he used.
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Old 03-17-2012, 19:24   #14
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I think the Beretta 92fs he had would be just fine.

I'd be more worried about getting a hold of some boots.
Ditto, the pistol he had did a pretty good job but his feet sure did take a beating.
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Old 03-17-2012, 19:42   #15
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On a side note, I can't stand watching movies cut out.
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On a side note, I can't stand watching movies cut out.
DVR helps, or just get it on Netflix

EDIT: I hate censorship! I want to hear the cuss words, see the gore, see the nudity, no compression for time!
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Old 03-17-2012, 20:36   #17
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I have been watching the Diehard marathon on AMC and got to thinking. In the first Diehard movie, what pistol I would want to have on me in that situation. I think I would go with my CZ 85 Combat 9mm. What about you? Assuming you can use pistols made up to now? The classic Diehard?
I'll go with your choice - 85 Combat.
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Old 03-17-2012, 21:19   #18
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Glock 17, but the beretta he had would be perfectly serviceable.
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DVR helps, or just get it on Netflix
I have it on Blu-Ray.
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Old 03-17-2012, 21:32   #20
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Hans' P7 was sweet.
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