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Confessions of an AK magazine whore

Discussion in 'The Kalashnikov Klub' started by my762buzz, Dec 29, 2009.

  1. my762buzz

    my762buzz

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    Mag whore picture thread.

    Theres plenty of gun picture threads but not many magazine picture threads.
    Does anybody else want to confess to being a mag whore?
    Heres your chance to post some AK magazine porn.






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  2. Jack Greenwell

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    Whats the actual number you have there?
     

  3. my762buzz

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    96 including: Hungarian, Polish, Romanian, Bulgarian Waffles, Bulgarian Steel, East German, and Chinese.
     
  4. sjones

    sjones Millennium Member

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    This is probably going to sound stupid but why do you have so many?I have 11 and they are all loaded so I think that is plenty.Do you have enough ammo to fill all those?:supergrin:
     
  5. schild

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    You have me beat, I only have 80, but I also have 70 AR mags.
     
  6. my762buzz

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    Collecting is a degenerate flu-like sickness/addiction.
    Ask CarlosC if he has found a cure yet?

    Yes, I got plenty of ammo to do that.
     
  7. my762buzz

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    No pictures?
     
  8. Reswob

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    I have ten 30's and one drum which is more then I can carry so I think it's plenty. If I need more than 375 rounds without reloading a mag then I'm screwed.
     
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    surety agent 1 PaleHorseComing

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    Dude, step away from the magazines, it's ok you're in a safe place. Thanks for showing my wife there are those sicker than me!
     
  10. CarlosC

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    Collecting guns is an addiction and one that I have recognized. That's the first step...right? That's where I terminated my 12-step program because I learned to accept my addiction and live with it. It's difficult, but I can handle it.

    Now this may come as a surprise to you guys, but I don't really have a lot of magazines. I have a spreadsheet somewhere that I use to keep track of them, but I think it is outdated. At some point, I had to make up my mind on how many mags was good enough for each gun I own. Most of my pistols have 5 or 6 magazines, except the single stacks where I only have 2 or 3 each. I have 5 or more magazines for most of my rifles except my Enfields, which only have one each, but they're actually supposed to be stripper clip fed into the magazines. I am guessing I have maybe 10 guns that don't use magazines, so figure the other 38 have maybe 5 average, so that works out to about 190 magazines. It seems like a lot, but not when you space them out per gun.
     
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    It's too much work to go arranging all those magazines!
     
  12. Glockdude1

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  13. reeser

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    to the neigh sayers---hi cap mags like ammo WILL GO UP IN PRICE. its not if, but when. so they're a solid investments that could be obsolete one day God forbid!!!

    i only have 29 ak mags, but i'm adding more all the time!
     
  14. Flinter

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    I've got 41 30 rounders, and 12 40 rounders for the AKs and RPK, 9 for the PSL, 23 for the AR, 13 for the M14, 4 for a Sten kit, 4 for a grease gun which I will never have, and 12 for an FAL that I will inherit.
     
  15. photoguy

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    Do you have a favorite flavor? (Everyone, not just OP)
    For the benefit of those of us who only have... ummm, three mags so far :crying:
     
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  16. my762buzz

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    In Steel: I don't have but want to get Russian steel slabsides.
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    In Polymer: My bulgarian circle 10 green 40 rounder
     
  17. reeser

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    general rule of thumb is eastern bloc is best...skip any and all us made ak mags

    bulgarian polymer waffle mags are generally thought to be the best
     
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    Good stuff.
    One more question; preferred magloader/best way to load a pile o' mags?
     
  20. Glockdude1

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    I too am always on the look out for Russian slabsides.

    :supergrin: