This is a discussion on Would you prefer a .22LR or a .25 ACP? within the Defensive Carry Guns forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; My advise is don't waste your money on one of them. Use it to buy more ammo....
My advise is don't waste your money on one of them. Use it to buy more ammo.
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22 long rifle ....love my S&W 2213 :) and CCI Stingers, Velocitors, or Mini Mags ....! Just my personal choice . The cheap bulk stuff does not like to cycle in my Smith . Never had a issue with CCI
Given the choice between the two, I'd probably opt for the .22LR like the majority of the folks on here. I'd probably save my money and by a Ruger Bull barrel though, so you could actually hit something you were shooting at.
Believe Brad commented about buying ammo instead, and that really makes more sense than either small piece. Even in an EOTWAWKI situation, ammo will be better barter material than a cheap handgun, that isn't reliable.
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Nobody has suggested "a medium sized rock"...
There are four boxes to be used in the defense of liberty: soap - ballot - jury - ammo
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