Basic Gun Handling & Safety

Basic Gun Handling & Safety

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Basic handling and safety are two of the most important aspects of responsible gun ownership. This area is devoted to the basics and we hope new gun owners will utilize it as a reference, as well as a comfortable place to ask questions.

  1. Always check barrel for obstructions

    Started by rdunawaytx, June 25th, 2016 07:05 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 392
    Today, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  2. Poll Poll: Storing One's Firearms Loaded

    Started by bmcgilvray, April 7th, 2015 10:20 PM
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 124
    • Views: 4,911
    June 9th, 2016, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  3. Post Negligent Discharge Help

    Started by AkuXan, June 6th, 2016 11:39 PM
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
    • Replies: 105
    • Views: 2,275
    June 9th, 2016, 09:18 AM Go to last post
  4. And yet another "accident"

    Started by spiritfox, June 7th, 2016 07:29 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 690
    June 8th, 2016, 05:10 PM Go to last post
  5. 18 Yr Old Grand Daughter's First Time

    Started by Kennydale, June 7th, 2016 04:23 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 201
    June 8th, 2016, 12:13 AM Go to last post
  6. Training and credentials of private range personal?

    Started by chiefneon, May 17th, 2015 02:11 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,058
    June 7th, 2016, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  7. Keep guns away from kids or go to jail for 3 yrs & pay nearly $600K

    Started by juno106, May 24th, 2016 11:52 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 55
    • Views: 1,160
    June 7th, 2016, 06:00 PM Go to last post
  8. Trigger Lock Question

    Started by Tenncvol, May 19th, 2016 08:39 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 277
    June 7th, 2016, 03:36 PM Go to last post
  9. Back at the range

    Started by Marylou, May 30th, 2016 12:44 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 172
    June 7th, 2016, 12:00 PM Go to last post
  10. DQed today, Local IDPA Match....I am an unafe shooter.

    Started by Axton, April 16th, 2016 10:53 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,017
    April 18th, 2016, 11:54 AM Go to last post
  11. Fess up...Accidental discharge

    Started by jhoff310, February 8th, 2013 07:35 AM
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
    • Replies: 195
    • Views: 20,879
    April 15th, 2016, 06:29 PM Go to last post
  12. Training log paper or smartphone/tablet app

    Started by totkst1, January 12th, 2015 09:16 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 740
    April 12th, 2016, 07:52 AM Go to last post
  13. And he ran away??

    Started by Deej6519, March 9th, 2016 01:34 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 544
    March 10th, 2016, 10:22 AM Go to last post
  14. Idiots at the gun store

    Started by Marylou, September 4th, 2015 05:22 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 64
    • Views: 3,838
    February 25th, 2016, 09:12 PM Go to last post
  15. Hanging Guns on Wall

    Started by Scotticus, February 13th, 2015 10:32 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 58
    • Views: 4,149
    February 16th, 2016, 01:52 PM Go to last post
  16. Negligent Discharge...So ashamed. (no one hurt)

    Started by Itsbwalt, August 5th, 2012 04:00 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6
    • Replies: 83
    • Views: 13,635
    February 1st, 2016, 06:03 PM Go to last post
  17. The Four Rules and Exceptions

    Started by Tenncvol, January 1st, 2016 12:19 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 1,186
    January 3rd, 2016, 04:13 PM Go to last post
  18. Firearm-safety instructor shoots student in class

    Started by Clandestiny, December 15th, 2015 11:44 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 67
    • Views: 2,221
    January 1st, 2016, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  19. Video - Good lesson from bad shooter

    Started by rjinga, September 18th, 2015 09:08 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 625
    November 30th, 2015, 12:01 AM Go to last post
  20. A Gun Safety Gadget "the NRA Kinda Likes"

    Started by jmf552, November 7th, 2015 11:21 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 963
    November 7th, 2015, 07:01 PM Go to last post
  21. airline travel with firearm

    Started by blackhawkfann24, May 3rd, 2015 09:22 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,031
    October 4th, 2015, 12:08 AM Go to last post
  22. Maybe a stupid question but I don't get it.

    Started by KyBill, September 29th, 2015 01:41 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,038
    October 1st, 2015, 12:35 AM Go to last post
  23. Neglegence anyone??

    Started by Aanderzz, September 25th, 2015 12:43 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 1,055
    September 29th, 2015, 05:14 PM Go to last post
  24. Didn't Think the Gun Was Loaded

    Started by PhaedrusIV, September 3rd, 2015 07:45 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 439
    September 3rd, 2015, 08:11 AM Go to last post
  25. Help!! Lower left

    Started by blackhawkfann24, August 9th, 2015 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 556
    August 9th, 2015, 07:04 PM Go to last post
  26. Navy Recruiter Has ND at Office (Georgia)

    Started by Eldon Hickey, July 23rd, 2015 08:47 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 809
    July 24th, 2015, 11:22 AM Go to last post
  27. This is Why We Can't Have Nice Things!

    Started by JD, June 15th, 2015 11:23 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 1,495
    June 16th, 2015, 03:55 AM Go to last post
  28. "Degunning" the house

    Started by rdunawaytx, May 22nd, 2015 10:38 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 1,293
    June 15th, 2015, 10:56 PM Go to last post
  29. Teacup grip to offset flinch

    Started by NickBurkhardt, August 31st, 2014 06:25 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,144
    April 23rd, 2015, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  30. Police: Man dies after accidentally shooting himself in the leg

    Started by techieccw, April 20th, 2015 11:52 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 1,347
    April 22nd, 2015, 08:54 PM Go to last post
  31. Angry No Respect for Guns....Issue at Range

    Started by JonnySW, May 1st, 2014 03:20 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6
    • Replies: 79
    • Views: 5,870
    March 5th, 2015, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  32. Quest for Master Class Bullseye pistol

    Started by Dandyone, December 11th, 2014 11:52 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 644
    December 12th, 2014, 01:22 AM Go to last post
  33. Scary Incident At The Range Tonight

    Started by BillG174, April 23rd, 2014 10:39 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 3,419
    December 3rd, 2014, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  34. Rookie/newcomer question: Characteristics of a competition gun

    Started by devo901, November 24th, 2014 01:59 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 578
    November 30th, 2014, 08:04 AM Go to last post
  35. Why do most handguns have a recoil pattern that goes up?

    Started by devo901, November 13th, 2014 05:29 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 1,692
    November 14th, 2014, 06:26 PM Go to last post
  36. Gun control? Safety, definitely!

    Started by navajoRN, October 31st, 2014 09:45 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 1,384
    November 8th, 2014, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  37. Alternate method of loading the chamber

    Started by jmf552, August 24th, 2014 09:25 AM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 6
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 4,058
    September 28th, 2014, 11:27 AM Go to last post
  38. Conflict of two rules

    Started by Tenncvol, August 5th, 2014 09:45 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 2,145
    TRX
    August 27th, 2014, 07:30 AM Go to last post
  39. Man Fatally Shoots Himself with his "Unloaded" Shotgun

    Started by mano3, August 5th, 2014 09:39 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 1,984
    August 6th, 2014, 01:15 AM Go to last post
  40. I took my daughter to the range yesterday...

    Started by lchamp, April 12th, 2013 07:54 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,727
    July 30th, 2014, 03:32 PM Go to last post
  41. Funny Video on Gun Safety

    Started by SomewhereinNM, July 22nd, 2014 09:47 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 749
    July 22nd, 2014, 09:53 PM Go to last post
  42. gun handling and safety sessions at our local club

    Started by ShooterGranny, June 12th, 2014 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 860
    June 12th, 2014, 11:29 PM Go to last post
  43. Moved: Good day so far!

    Started by PAcanis, May 21st, 2014 10:51 AM
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    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 2,195
    April 17th, 2014, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  44. Kids gaining access to OUR guns

    Started by Jackster, March 13th, 2014 10:30 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,423
    April 16th, 2014, 01:44 PM Go to last post

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