SHTF


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AcronymDefinition
SHTFState Housing Trust Fund
SHTFStuff Hit the Fan (polite form)
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First, my SHTF gun had to be a rifle, as there are a lot of things a pistol just can't do.
How many times are you going to need to lock back the bolt with your trigger finger when the SHTF, versus how many times are you going to need to reload?
A SHTF or TEOTWAWKI gun has to be reliable more than anything else, but being able to afford the parts you've chosen isn't a bad idea either.
No SHTF rifle is complete without a flashlight, and I mounted a Magpul base at 10 o'clock on the end of the handguard.
OK, I could pick three or four SHTF guns, depending on the circumstances.
I'm not sure if it is obvious to the casual reader, but Pat was pouting when he wrote his piece on his "Ultimate SHTF gun.