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Rented one today and blew through 10 rounds. Why? Because some brilliant person invented it, it needed to be shot, and I needed to shoot it.
It was like loading 5 AA batteries into a cylinder and putting a stick of dynamite on the front sight post.
I'm hooked. A guy was showing off to his girlfriend with the DE 50AE he rented-- my buddy said the guy jumped about a foot when the artillery went off.
Next step-- convince my wife that western Michigan has had a recent outbreak of Cape Buffalos rampaging through homes and eating jewelry. Then I get to buy one for my own use.
I've had my eye on this weapon for quite some time.. Wish somewhere around here ran a range where you could rent weapons.
"Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God." - Benjamin Franklin
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn." - C.S. Lewis
I've shot my buddies. It's a cannon but sure is fun.
Way too much power for my hands, and retina's, 44mags. as big as I can go.