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Old December 11th, 2008, 09:16 PM   #1
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I have no idea where it goes, so the moderator is more than welcome to insert this thread somewhere else.

I need to get prop firearms for a short. I do not need the real thing, just stuff that looks real. The does not involve a gunfight scene nor displaying the props in public since it will take place on a closed set. I have no desire to get shot up by the cops.

Besides Centre Firearms, does anyone know of any place in NYC where I can reproductions of firearms?
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Old December 11th, 2008, 09:33 PM   #2
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Airsoft guns usually look very realistic. They all have (by law) orange tips, but those can be taken off, spray painted, or gaff taped over.
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Old December 12th, 2008, 12:55 AM   #3
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I'd have to agree, airsoft is your best bet. If you are talking about pistols or handguns, you can find them real cheap on ebay too.
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Old December 12th, 2008, 12:57 PM   #4
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Hi Tim. You might also check out Weapons of Choice: index. They are in California but will ship rental items to you.

I am moving this thread to our Independent Production forum...
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