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SD Carbine?

Discussion in 'GATE Self-Defense Forum' started by barth, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. barth

    barth six barrels

    Oct 7, 2011
    The Free Zone
    There seems to be a craze for military AR/AK style guns.

    I have been thinking the Ruger Mini 14 or Mini 30 might be a better
    choice for a handgun guy like me?

    What simple, reliable, dependable, easy to maintain SD carbine would you recommend for a handgun guy?

    Especially for answering the never ending SD questions you get
    with such class.
  2. Mas Ayoob

    Mas Ayoob KoolAidAntidote Moderator

    Nov 6, 2005
    .223/5.56mm ballistics are close to ideal for home defense rifles. AR15 platform or Ruger Mini-14 would be at the top of my own list.