HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: rkb1064
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12633

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 191
BOT: 2
Total: 193
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Your Account
08: Forums
09: Photo Albums
10: Photo Albums
11: Photo Albums
12: Forums
13: Photo Albums
14: Forums
15: Home
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Photo Albums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Home
22: Home
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Photo Albums
32: Photo Albums
33: Home
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Photo Albums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Photo Albums
52: Forums
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Photo Albums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Photo Albums
62: Photo Albums
63: Forums
64: Home
65: Home
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Photo Albums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Forums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Photo Albums
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Photo Albums
87: Forums
88: Photo Albums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Photo Albums
93: Forums
94: Home
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Home
99: Forums
100: Your Account
101: Forums
102: Forums
103: Forums
104: Forums
105: Forums
106: Forums
107: Forums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Photo Albums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Photo Albums
114: Photo Albums
115: Forums
116: Photo Albums
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Photo Albums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Photo Albums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Forums
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Your Account
137: Forums
138: Forums
139: Forums
140: Forums
141: Forums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Forums
146: Photo Albums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Forums
150: Forums
151: Home
152: Forums
153: Forums
154: Photo Albums
155: Forums
156: Forums
157: Forums
158: Forums
159: Forums
160: Photo Albums
161: Photo Albums
162: Forums
163: Forums
164: Photo Albums
165: Forums
166: Forums
167: Home
168: Forums
169: Forums
170: Forums
171: Forums
172: Your Account
173: Forums
174: Forums
175: Forums
176: Photo Albums
177: Home
178: Forums
179: Photo Albums
180: Photo Albums
181: Forums
182: Forums
183: Forums
184: Statistics
185: Forums
186: Forums
187: Forums
188: Forums
189: Forums
190: Forums
191: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2362
  · Views: 461004
  · Votes: 1311
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting?
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Go to page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next
Post new topic   This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
glockman55
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 12, 2005
Posts: 831
Location: Michigan

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:01 am    Post subject: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

He might have put his foot in his mouth. I don't hunt with an AK, but I like to shoot them. As we all know these weapons have got a bad rap, They are not fully auto's and I have no problem with anyone owning one. Check this out.
outdoorlife.blogs.com/...fles_.html

_________________
Are you boys gonna pull them pistols or whistle dixie?
Back to top
View user's profile Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10588
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:42 am    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

Hey!! I like Mr. Zumbo and his feelings about Assault rifles...I echo his statement...

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
shrpshtrjoe
Super Red Neck Member
Super Red Neck Member


Joined: Jan 26, 2005
Posts: 2955
Location: Maryland

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 10:11 am    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

I'm sure this subject will get some attention. In the state of MD it is legal to hunt deer with semi auto centerfire rifles if the round has 1200 foot pounds of energy at the muzzle. You can have no more than 8 rounds in the clip. What I worry about with ANY semi auto rifle being used for hunting is not enough time and thought being put into the FIRST shot ( the only one that should be needed ) because of the ability to have fast follow up shots. I hunt with a REM1100 shotgun is it considered to be a assault weapon because it's a semi auto ?. I guess I'm saying I think it depends on the individual. But we all no laws are not based that way. There's a couple different ways of looking at this. I'm looking forward to hearing everybodys oppinion Very Happy
Joe

_________________
"MOLON LABE"

P E T A
People Eating Tasty Animals
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
1895ss
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 21, 2005
Posts: 2613
Location: Not Here...!!

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:18 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

Bushmaster wrote:
Hey!! I like Mr. Zumbo and his feelings about Assault rifles...I echo his statement...

I second that. I don't have anything against anybody owning one but they don't belong in the hands of hunters during hunting season................. I agree they make hunters look like terrorists. Joe public doesn't like us walking around with guns as it is, much less assault rifles same as is used by the terrorists etc. Neutral

_________________
A cruel truth is much more desirable than a really nice lie.
'Tis far better to walk alone than to follow a crowd or an a**hole going the wrong way.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
d_hoffman
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Feb 13, 2007
Posts: 696
Location: Chillicothe, Ohio

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:20 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

I've had a bad injury to my left arm and shoulder. Just before my injury I bought a Benelli pump. Needles to say and to my disappointment, I couldn't work the slide. I was forced to trade it off, at a loss, for a Charles Daly semi-auto, a so called assault weapon. I've also used an SKS 7.62x39 for deer. It only held 5 rds. That's all I had at the time. I took 2 deer, both a one-shot kill. The type of weapon used by choice or out of nessecity, doesn't make them a terrorist. As a Veteran, if I ever see anyone using these or any other type of weapons to commit terrorist acts I would put them down, HARSHLY!!!

As for the spray and pray methodology of marksmanship that is usually associated with this type of weapon, it all comes down to self control.
The only time to use this method is when someone or something is coming at you with full intensions of either killing and/or eating you. In that case, hose it down and pray it doesn't get you.

_________________
The best form of gun control...aim straight!!!
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1680
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:32 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

I believe Mr.Zumbo was referring to semi-automatic rilfes, not selective-fire assault rifles. If we could use semi-automatic rifles for hunting in Pennsylvania, I would use an AR-15 for groundhogs and an M1 Garand for deer. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil
Back to top
View user's profile
Crackshot
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Oct 23, 2005
Posts: 1693
Location: Mich

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 1:08 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

Hunters, Shooters and collecters........We better pull our heads out of our A$$'es or loose all we have going for us..... collectivly!!!!!!!
If I want to hunt with My MAK90 and 5 round mag, I'm going to! And have as a matter of fact!!!
Assault rifles are not hunting rifles, true. But I dont own an assault rifle, I own a Bushmaster "VARMINTER" a highly accurate semi Automatic VARMINT rifle, and several XM-15 Match rifles, but no ASSault rifles. GET OVER IT!!! The ignorance of some so called "Gun & hunting writers" overwhelms and saddens me. We may see the end of our shooting freedoms in our life times.

_________________
The human mind is the weapon, the gun is just one of its tools.
Back to top
View user's profile ICQ Number AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Bushmaster
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jun 12, 2005
Posts: 10588
Location: Ava, Missouri

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 1:44 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

My...Yer an optimistic person aren't you...I didn't say they couldn't have the damn things...I just said they aren't hunting arms and really don't belong in the field hunting game... wtf Very Happy

That and a little common sense just might help us keep our God given right to own and bare arms...

_________________
I have one nerve left and yer standin' on it...

DEMOCRACY Two wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for lunch...
LIBERTY A well armed sheep contesting the outcome of the vote...
Back to top
View user's profile
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1680
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 4:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

Here is the link to Mr. Zumbo's apology. He admits he was wrong and apologies that he irked a lot of hunters and shooters. Must have been the mountain air or something.

outdoorlife.blogs.com/zumbo/2007/02/i_was_wrong_big.html


One must remember that the Brown Bess musket was the assault rifle of the Revolutionary War. Same with the 1898 Mauser or the 1903 Springfield were the assault rifles of WWI. Labeling firearms as bad does us no good. The anti-gunners are content to ban the ugly black rifles first then deer rifles (sometimes called sniper rifles) and then shotguns. That is what happened in Australia. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil


Last edited by Gil Martin on Sun Feb 18, 2007 4:55 pm; edited 3 times in total
Back to top
View user's profile
glockman55
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 12, 2005
Posts: 831
Location: Michigan

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 4:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

I think Jim Zumbo will regret ever saying this, all of us can state our opinions on this with not too many repercussions. But someone like Zumbo has to be cautious on what he states publically. His repuatation is at stake. Look how the public jumped all over Jimmy Houston, The caged hunt issue.

www.realindy.com/canhunt.htm

_________________
Are you boys gonna pull them pistols or whistle dixie?
Back to top
View user's profile Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
glockman55
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 12, 2005
Posts: 831
Location: Michigan

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 5:22 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

The Brady Bunch already have their hands on this Blog.
outdoorlife.blogs.com/...g_big.html

_________________
Are you boys gonna pull them pistols or whistle dixie?
Back to top
View user's profile Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Dimitri
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 25, 2005
Posts: 5906

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 5:36 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

This is rediculas, the majority (95-99% maybe) civilians in Canada or the US dont own assult rifles, for the simple reason they are banned. A Assult rifle not only has a intermediate cartrage like the 5.56x45mm NATO/223 Rem or the Russian 7.62x39mm, they are also "Fully Automatic/Burst Fire", last I checked none of the AK clones they sell or the AR-15's fit that defintion. Confused

Sorry I read Outdoorlife once and a while so I dont know this Jim Zumbo exactly, but who ever he is he isnt pro-gun or pro-2nd Amendement in the US. He is a Anti-gun plain and simple. Personally after that artical if I was the publisher I'd have booted him out the door! Mad

Dimitri

_________________
A thousand hills, but no birds in flight, ten thousand paths, with no people's tracks. A lonely boat, a straw-hatted old man, fishing alone in the cold river snow.
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
mc223
Member
Member


Joined: Apr 02, 2006
Posts: 115
Location: S/E Kansas

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 8:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

I AM FAR MORE TROUBLED BY THE IGNORANT ECHO AND THE SECOND POSTED ABOVE. WHAT ZUMBO DID WAS WRONG, FOR ALL GUN ENTHUSIASTS.

_________________
Lettin' the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier'n puttin' it back.


Last edited by mc223 on Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:42 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile
Hutch
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Apr 02, 2006
Posts: 11

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:38 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

Dumbo was WRONG and he will pay for it. Here's in part what he said

Quote::
I call them "assault" rifles, which may upset some people. Excuse me, maybe I'm a traditionalist, but I see no place for these weapons among our hunting fraternity. I'll go so far as to call them "terrorist" rifles.

What he is expressing is precisely in line with the Anti-Gun crowd and echoes their train of thought.

He is also insulting the thousands of soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines who have carried the M16 variants for over 40 years.

"There is no place in a civilized society for handguns. They are only good for killing people." Sound familiar?

How 'bout those long range sniper rifles? How 'bout those rapid firing lever guns?

Dimitri has already explained what an assault rifle is and it IS NOT one of the evil black rifles in the possession of many shooters and yes, hunters too.

Who are you to decide what I carry in the woods and prairies anyway?

He is expressing an elitists philosophy that many among the hunting community truly feel. It's exactly the same as John Kerry and his duck hunting stunt prior to the last Presidential election. It's exactly the same hunting justification Klinton used in 1994 for the "assault weapons" ban. The Brady Bunch has already picked up on an "experts" opinion and you'll read about it as the second "assault weapons" ban is being discussed.

For those of you who are supporting this azzhat, perhaps you ought to give it a second thought and reconsider. As the recently deceased Jeff Cooper said, "The 2nd Amendment doesn't state that we have the right to keep and bear sporting goods." If the evil "assault rifles" go your long range sniper rifles are next........

By then it will be to late to join forces and support all of the shooting AND/OR hunting sports. They are ALL under attack. United we stand (maybe), divided we fall.

This azzhat is history...... Wanna bet?


Last edited by Hutch on Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:18 am; edited 2 times in total
Back to top
View user's profile
ElyBoy
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Apr 04, 2006
Posts: 1541
Location: Forest Lake Minnesota

PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2007 10:14 pm    Post subject: Re: Jim Zumbo..Assault Rifles For Hunting? Reply with quote

No gun writer should do what Zumbo did.
It puts a crack in the armor of us gun people.
I wouldn't hunt with an AK, and I would not hunt with any "cowboy" using one.
However a person has a right to hunt with one, just not with me.
I sure wouldn't then go stand on a soap box like Z. did, and spout the stuff that he did though.

I read his apology, and I stated on the Leverguns site, and got deleted for it, that all of us at one time or another, gets a brain fart.
I will forgive, and accept that Zumbo had one of these, and now we must back off the guy, and join ranks once again.

I apologize for saying the f**t word, but it is the only way that I can explain what can happen to any of us without writing a thousand word essay. Confused

Eric

_________________
NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
DNR Certified Firearms Safety Instructor
NRA Life Member
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 1 of 6
All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Go to page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.