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Ati gsg 44

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by Haldor, Apr 12, 2013.

  1. Haldor

    Haldor Formerly retired EE.

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    Just bought one of these tonight at the LGS.

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    It is a really convincing copy of a STG44 only in .22 LR (not that I have ever handled a real one). I was so amazed to find such an interesting rifle just sitting on the shelf and realized that if I thought it over the rifle would probably sell out from under me.

    http://www.americantactical.us/5011/detail.html

    Much neater than the MP5 clones. Real pics to follow.

    Paid $570 which is at least 5% below retail list price.
     
  2. Wurger

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    Held one of these a few weeks ago, very nice.

    Let us know how it shoots.
     

  3. Angry Fist

    Angry Fist Dehumanizer® Lifetime Member

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    The original Sturm is one sexy beast. The .22 looks cool.
     
  4. steve1911

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    Congrats!




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  5. skeeter7

    skeeter7 Brass Vulture

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    Congrats Haldor :)
     
  7. CBennett

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    I want one pretty bad..my kid is convinced thats the one we "have to get".
     
  8. Road Dog

    Road Dog Senior Member Millennium Member

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    Very nice, one of them is on my short list.
     
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    Looks cool, one of my friends had the first run of GSG-5 and it worked great

    Too bad .22lr is about as hard to find as 7.92×33mm Kurz
     
  11. CBennett

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    Honestly this is why im not real worried about it..I have MAYBE 1500-2000 rounds on hand...I could see it being ZERO if we had that already :)
     
  12. Haldor

    Haldor Formerly retired EE.

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    Promised pics.

    Gun comes broken down in a nice shipping crate.

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    I like it!

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  13. Diesel McBadass

    Diesel McBadass Tactically Epic

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    ive got so much .22 laying around id love one of those
     
  14. janice6

    janice6 Silver Member

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    Looks like an excellent purchase. Congratulations.
     
  15. Wyoming

    Wyoming

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    Looks very good.:cool:

    Let us know how it shoots.
     
  16. Angry Fist

    Angry Fist Dehumanizer® Lifetime Member

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    Wow. That's a must have. :50cal:
     
  17. MrMurphy

    MrMurphy ********* Moderator Moderator Millennium Member Lifetime Member

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    Having handled and shot (blanks) an original Stg44 as well as your version.....they are VERY close. Dimensionally almost identical, weight is pretty close. The .22 weighs a tiny bit less (the original's around 11lb) but it feels nearly identical in the hand. More so than the MP5 clones (having shot the GSG and a lot of real MP5s) since the '44 clone weighs closer to the actual weight than the GSG does to the MP5.

    Have not shot the .22 StG-44 yet but one is on my 'eventually' list.
     
  18. HAIL CAESAR

    HAIL CAESAR Senior Member

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    I have one of those on my bucket list . Not sure why...... But I want one.

    Congratulations on yours.
     
  19. Glock Holliday

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    I bought one a few months ago... it is a very nice carbine (one of the few guns I have that I can afford to shoot)... kinda heavy for a .22 but what a solid platform.