From: Dano on 8 Nov 2009 01:42
"Ray O'Hara" <raymond-ohara(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> "Dano" <janeanddano(a)yahoo.com> wrote in message
> > "Ray O'Hara" <raymond-ohara(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> > news:hd4f18$hrf$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
> >> "Dano" <janeanddano(a)yahoo.com> wrote in message
> >> news:hd4b7q$j6g$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
> >> > DW wrote:
> >> >> Seems that a number of the people shot at Ft. Hood were
> >> >> shot by friendly fire. Think about it: this guy does in
> >> >> firing two guns (20 bullets each, he didn't ge tto reload.)
> >> >>
> >> >> 47 are hit, so the math says 7 had to have been hit by friendly
> >> >
> >> > One of those guns was quite the weapon. We don't know yet what ammo
> >> > was using but it is capable of firing armor piercing rounds...illegal
> > for
> >> > private citizens, but available to someone in the military
> > certainly...so
> >> > it actually is concievable he could have hit more than one per shot.
> >> > Having said that, it would not be very surprising that many shots
> >> > astray. I don't see the point of even bringing it up really.
> >> >
> >> he bought it over the counter at a gun shop. its not illegal.
> > The ammo that pierces armor IS. Try to keep up. Military personnel
> > have a much easier time getting hold of it however I'm sure.
> AP bullets are legal too. and I haven't heard definitivley that he had
> those. just the press making their usual heyperbolic scare mongering.
> "Actual possession by the "law-abiding" citizens is not "banned" for
> "sporting purposes," such as target shooting and such. Purchase is
> restricted to dealers, and must be purchased from licensed manufacturers
> importers described above. Sales is controlled by other FFL dealers and
> licensed collectors who must keep a detailed log book or "acquisition and
> disposition" (A&D) book similar to a manufacture/dealer's A & D
> Acquisition & Disposition) Book."
Actually I read this on the manufacter's web site...this was their
justification to defend their product from accusations that this weapon was
a so-called "cop killer".
From: Tristan daCunha on 8 Nov 2009 10:57
Hey Ray; It's reported that the Ft. Hood One is a Sawx fan, and he was
pissed when TEE won the Series!