Yet another hi speed low drag 'looking' 22LR


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Uncle Mike
December 18, 2009, 10:55 AM
The italian made....Puma.

Coined the 'Wildcat'....
http://www.legacysports.com/images/_products/PUM_Wildcat.jpg


http://www.legacysports.com/products/puma/index.html

PUMAŽ Wildcat .22 Semi-Auto rifles are the tactical version of the popular new PPS 10 and PPS 50 rifles from Legacy Sports. Wearing a synthetic stock with all of the bells and whistles, this bad boy is ready to play!


Check out these features:

• Economical, .22 Caliber Rimfire
• 50 Round Drum Magazine
• Adjustable Stock (4” Travel)
• Forward Mounted, Removable Vertical Grip
• Detachable, Triple Rail
• Full Length, Ventilated Barrel Shroud
• Fully Adjustable, Fold Down Rear Sight
• 3/8” Dovetail in Receiver for Optics Mounting
• Tactical Charging Handle
• Bi-Pod Compatible Front Swivel Stud

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SkaerE
December 18, 2009, 11:13 AM
thats pretty entertaining looking...

now if the drum only fed properly....

jon_in_wv
December 18, 2009, 11:29 AM
We must have different definitions of high speed and low drag. That looks neither to me.

Uncle Mike
December 18, 2009, 12:42 PM
Jon....Sarcasm in its purest form...!

SkaerE
December 18, 2009, 12:51 PM
seriously though... if someone can come out with a 22lr drum that works it would make a fun thompson clone...

the heat shield is amusing on this one. :)

plenty of people have plenty of fun burning up 22lr from similar looking 10/22's.

to each their own, i think its becoming more popular to have 22lr matches than "real rifles" due to the cost of ammo.

svaz
December 18, 2009, 12:54 PM
I'm sure the tacticool crowd will love it. Mall ninjas across the world will rejoice and marvel at its magnificence.

Me, I like the wood furniture - pity I'll never be able to afford one. :(

nicholst55
December 18, 2009, 11:03 PM
It'll doubtless be banned in the Democratic Peoples Republic of Maryland - I KNOW the mag won't be allowed.

Bobarino
December 18, 2009, 11:09 PM
ummmm, MSRP is $595. that means maybe $450-500 street price. the 50 round drum is $105. too much dough for a goofy .22 for me thanks.

Erik M
December 18, 2009, 11:58 PM
looks liek a .22lr conversion for a remmy 870.

SkaerE
December 19, 2009, 12:13 AM
does kinda. the wooden one looks like a PPSH i shot in the army once. old russian thing i think... strange caliber, shot slow... heavy as a club.

:)

Maverick223
December 19, 2009, 12:31 AM
Looks like the unsightly marriage of a PPSh, Beretta (take your pick all of the new Beretta long guns look the same to me), and AR-15. The typical wood PPSh stocked variant looks pretty good, but quota is filled for .22LRs at the moment; unless something great comes out...like the sunset of the '86 FA ban...so quota is filled.

:)

Elm Creek Smith
December 20, 2009, 02:53 AM
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ummmm, MSRP is $595. that means maybe $450-500 street price. the 50 round drum is $105. too much dough for a goofy .22 for me thanks.
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kd7nqb
December 20, 2009, 04:59 PM
I really like that thing. Willing to bet the drum works like crap so I can leave that out but the gun itself would be fun.

benEzra
December 20, 2009, 08:32 PM
Neat range toy, but for the money I'd rather have a Smith & Wesson M&P15-22, I think...

http://www.smith-wesson.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/CustomContentDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10001&catalogId=10001&content=751501&sectionId=10002

rogertc1
December 20, 2009, 09:20 PM
Here is my EXCAM PPF50 that I got way back in 1987 for $250. It runs very well using CCI MinMags. The drum came with a wire loading tool. Slow to load at just one at a time.
The drum does not open nor wind.
(My Calico .22 rifle with a 100 round helicoil drum loads faster and winds up.)
Pic of my Nickle Excam PPF50:
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c248/rogertc1/EXCAMPPF50.jpg

It is nice they brought them back after the 94 Ban however. I can even spruce mine up with a plastic stock for $150.

rangerruck
December 21, 2009, 02:27 AM
the Sig, which is the best of the 22/ar's, can be had right now from AJC sportshop/pawnshop, near Dallas, for 400 bucks,has a killer side folder stock, and has not only ar style mags, that are interchangeable with almost all other 22type/ar's out there(except the A@W#$s at smith/wesson, and colt), but they also feature a drum, that has it's own internal speed/turn handle, that makes it load like a LULA mag loader, and it is built into the drum!!!! How awesome is that, but the drum is 100 bucks....
Looks just like this one, with the folding stock!
http://gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.aspx?Item=149997384

actually, it IS EXACTLY THIS!
http://www.sigsauer.com/Products/ShowCatalogProductDetails.aspx?categoryid=66&productid=249
http://www.sigsauer.com/upFiles/catalog/product/SIG522LR-detail3.jpg

happygeek
December 21, 2009, 10:38 AM
My only problem with the S&W 22LR is it doesn't look like it has a flash suppressor and a bayonet lug. What the heck?

My Rock River Arms LAR-15 lower with CMMG 22LR upper has a retractable buttstock, pistol grip, flash supressor, bayonet lug, and it accepts detachable magazines :evil:

None of my other rifles have a bayonet lug :( I need to see about adding one to my M1A, and then find an old school bayonet for it at some flea market or ebay ...

EdLaver
December 21, 2009, 11:07 AM
Looks like a PPSH, Ruger 10/22, FNAR, and AR15 all got together and had a bastard child :barf:

Dr. Tad Hussein Winslow
December 21, 2009, 12:13 PM
Well, it's fine..... *IF* it works. Why not. But a 50 round drum on a de facto manual repeater tacticool .22? - Idonthinso.

rogertc1
December 22, 2009, 07:31 PM
My .22 DeWalt I built.

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c248/rogertc1/12-7-09stuff.jpg

Maverick223
December 22, 2009, 07:38 PM
rogertc1, why...just why?

:)

rogertc1
December 22, 2009, 07:41 PM
Because we can.:neener:

BigMustard
December 22, 2009, 07:43 PM
How much for the DeWalt gun? I could use one around the shop :)

BigMustard
December 22, 2009, 07:46 PM
Also I just noticed what appears to be the smallest gun I've ever seen in the upper left of the picture... What is that?

ArmedBear
December 22, 2009, 07:51 PM
The Wildcat looks pretty high-drag to me.:)

Low-drag would be this, one of the last of the 9422s.:(

http://www.gunblast.com/images/SHOT2005/Day1/DSC06264.jpg

rogertc1
December 22, 2009, 08:14 PM
Sorry it is only a lighter, The other one is Beretta Sable Baby Hammerless...only a 22short circa 1945-1948. I really need to take a pic of my drill gun seperate, after the sights come in.

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