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VIDEO | Can you tell difference between a real gun and a fake?

Experts say it’s virtually impossible to decide, in the heat of the moment, if a firearm is genuine or a good replica

Imagine walking down the street and a masked man runs up to you, points a gun in your face and demands your valuables.

In that adrenaline-fuelled split second you have no choice but to comply, for fear of your life, or perhaps the lives of your loved ones...

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