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Old 06-22-2017, 12:46 PM   #98
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Default Re: Shooting Dice Blog with GURPS content

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Looking at your coach gun description, for what U.S. gangsters generally tended to use as a sawn off shotgun, the barrel is about a foot too long, and the stock should have been sawn off at the pistol grip. Gangsters, mob guys, and bootleggers want a weapon that is closer too a pistol, that can go under a long coat, and be easily swung about in a car.
No. While there were certainly a lot of these "shot pistols" around, at least equally many gangsters used stocked weapons with short barrels around 40-50 cm (15-20") long.

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