I was musing last night about the injustice of Elijah Craig 18 being discontinued, and I thought about other things that might remain unavailable for some time. Even though buying into a panic is stupid, one can’t help but think: What is the hole in my collection?
Well, I have many holes, really, but one of them is that I don’t have a really cheap rifle. One you could feel comfortable leaving in your vehicle, but would still be accurate and powerful enough to be useful if, say, driving home through Oakland after an earthquake.
Having never been to a gun show, I’m unfamiliar with tomato-stake Mosins, but the price point sure seems right, and more importantly ammo is cheap, powerful and (I think) available.
Wonder if this has anything to do with it: