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New Military camo

Postby Barrett Fan » Thu 05 Nov, 2009 3:11 pm

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Re: New Military camo

Postby m82a1pa » Thu 05 Nov, 2009 3:55 pm

Hope they don't aim for the pink, :rl:

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Re: New Military camo

Postby LeoAtrox » Thu 05 Nov, 2009 6:16 pm

Not good enough. It's not as bad as the Universal Camouflage Pattern the Army is using now, but it isn't as good as MultiCam either. Take a look at the helmet in the photo. Does it stand out? You bet it does! Too much charcoal gray in one place. Those dark streaks are remeniscent of "tiger stripe"; which was a "cool" camo pattern, but not very effective outside of think-canopied jungles.
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Re: New Military camo

Postby Barrett Fan » Thu 05 Nov, 2009 10:39 pm

Well, you can always spray paint.
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Re: New Military camo

Postby tbuck » Mon 16 Nov, 2009 2:21 am

It leaves a confirmed outline at the head and shoulders. I know were not talking about the sun glasses but if I was tring to sell it I would shed the glasses and paint his face. Don't get me wrong I like pink but not with that bone structure.

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Re: New Military camo

Postby freddy979 » Thu 17 Jun, 2010 4:11 pm

If you guys were going to put a professional camo pattern on your Barrett, which would you choose?


Multicam
http://www.multicampattern.com

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A-TACS
http://www.a-tacs.com

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Re: New Military camo

Postby LeoAtrox » Fri 18 Jun, 2010 2:57 pm

Me, personally? MultiCam. Hands down. It doesn't look as cool as this new A-TACS pattern (on a firearm, MultiCam looks downright stupid). But I believe it is more effective in a wider variety of environments. Effectiveness beats good looks in my book.
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Re: New Military camo

Postby freddy979 » Fri 18 Jun, 2010 10:22 pm

I am thinking about getting my Barrett M99 dipped in a camo pattern at a local shop and I have it narrowed down to Multicam and A-TACS.

I agree with you. Multicam only looks right on clothing and gear. NOT firearms.

A-TACS looks really good on firearms though. I am really leaning toward A-TACS due to the 'cool' factor. I know it sounds lame, I guess it's all about my own enjoyment and not so much about perfect concealment.

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Re: New Military camo

Postby Barrett Fan » Sat 19 Jun, 2010 2:51 pm

Yeah, you probably won't be hiding form anyone you are shooting. :D
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Re: New Military camo

Postby freddy979 » Sat 19 Jun, 2010 3:39 pm

Hey! That's why we have 50's. We don't have to hide really good when we are shooting from 1000 yards. Right?

You could set up a card table to shoot from and they still wouldn't see you!

Here is an example from the shop's website.

Barrett Model 99 in ACU

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