Basic Gun Handling & Safety

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Forum: Basic Gun Handling & Safety

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. Firearms Safety Depends on You

    Started by Rcher, November 25th, 2008 02:13 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,153
    jfl
    December 27th, 2008, 04:12 PM Go to last post
  2. How to Aim a Gun

    Started by DaveInTexas, February 9th, 2009 01:43 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 5,804
    February 22nd, 2009, 03:41 AM Go to last post
  3. Firearms without External Safety, etc.

    Started by preachertim, January 11th, 2009 09:30 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 5,335
    March 11th, 2009, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  4. "Get a Grip!"

    Started by Rcher, January 17th, 2009 10:25 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,942
    March 30th, 2009, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  5. "Proper Grip For Auto Pistols" Video

    Started by KenpoTex, March 31st, 2009 02:55 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,565
    April 14th, 2009, 02:49 AM Go to last post
  6. Fail!

    Started by dbphotos, February 28th, 2009 11:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,096
    April 19th, 2009, 09:00 PM Go to last post
  7. Another bad habit, muzzle in the air

    Started by ColoradoDave, May 1st, 2009 11:24 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,658
    May 3rd, 2009, 12:26 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,979
    May 13th, 2009, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  8. I d i o t s !

    Started by VTFatBa*d, June 29th, 2009 05:01 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 1,839
    June 29th, 2009, 11:42 PM Go to last post
  9. Pulled gun on a shadow.

    Started by Thanis, July 10th, 2009 04:37 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,319
    July 10th, 2009, 11:37 PM Go to last post
  10. Shooting Ranges Can Be A Scary Place

    Started by MSGTLEGO, June 22nd, 2009 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,897
    July 12th, 2009, 09:06 PM Go to last post
  11. Mistakes we have made.

    Started by zdinnd, July 24th, 2009 04:32 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,345
    July 25th, 2009, 01:06 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,091
    August 13th, 2009, 10:15 AM Go to last post
  12. Memphis Police recruit shot in the arm

    Started by orangevol, August 13th, 2009 11:09 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 806
    JD
    August 13th, 2009, 11:22 PM Go to last post
  13. Kids and guns

    Started by mykeld, August 12th, 2009 06:36 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,023
    August 14th, 2009, 12:22 AM Go to last post
  14. Slam fires!

    Started by J Bowen, August 17th, 2009 05:17 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 985
    August 19th, 2009, 02:38 AM Go to last post
  15. ND

    Started by DaveInTexas, August 17th, 2009 11:09 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 779
    August 19th, 2009, 11:09 PM Go to last post
  16. don't want to make anyone mad but....

    Started by TedBeau, August 20th, 2009 11:45 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,606
    August 21st, 2009, 12:21 PM Go to last post
  17. Post My wife says our house will blow up!

    Started by Tacoma, September 3rd, 2009 12:07 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,476
    September 4th, 2009, 10:26 AM Go to last post
  18. Secure for Flight Operations

    Started by boerep, July 10th, 2009 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 858
    September 4th, 2009, 11:53 PM Go to last post
  19. Exclamation Never assume its not chambered! Always check!!

    Started by Tally XD, May 5th, 2009 09:19 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 2,072
    September 5th, 2009, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  20. Beginner/Novice Firearms Safety Issues

    Started by Pikachu711, September 23rd, 2009 07:09 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,443
    September 29th, 2009, 05:20 AM Go to last post
  21. when are you ready to teach?

    Started by DaveInTexas, September 2nd, 2009 12:47 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,258
    October 2nd, 2009, 11:43 AM Go to last post
  22. 10 year old daughter and first time at range

    Started by volfan, November 8th, 2009 12:27 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,147
    November 9th, 2009, 08:30 AM Go to last post
  23. Question Warning Shot?

    Started by 2ndAmend, November 25th, 2009 08:14 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,862
    JD
    November 25th, 2009, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  24. advice please

    Started by russ1986, November 9th, 2009 08:11 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,026
    November 25th, 2009, 12:21 PM Go to last post
  25. another Snubbie question

    Started by Kygrizzly, December 7th, 2009 07:22 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 747
    December 8th, 2009, 10:43 PM Go to last post
  26. Easy slide racking

    Started by firebug8, August 24th, 2009 06:46 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 8,441
    December 19th, 2009, 04:41 PM Go to last post
  27. Gun range cowboy stories

    Started by ctr, February 20th, 2010 10:35 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 653
    February 21st, 2010, 09:30 AM Go to last post
  28. Snubby Safety Question

    Started by Lewis128, November 29th, 2009 05:29 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,443
    March 7th, 2010, 12:44 AM Go to last post
  29. Lead and Pregnancy help

    Started by i10casual, February 13th, 2010 12:39 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,269
    March 7th, 2010, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  30. Young ladies at the range

    Started by dan765, January 18th, 2010 04:04 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,422
    March 7th, 2010, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  31. Walther P22? Short or long barrel?

    Started by captainrichhill, March 7th, 2010 08:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,078
    March 9th, 2010, 09:05 PM Go to last post
  32. Not a good day at the range

    Started by proliance, March 21st, 2010 10:41 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 883
    March 21st, 2010, 03:57 PM Go to last post
  33. House fire and loose ammo

    Started by Handgunner, March 19th, 2010 10:35 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,783
    March 31st, 2010, 04:44 PM Go to last post
  34. Need Help Getting My G/F on target

    Started by J0eyg86, March 31st, 2010 04:58 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,065
    April 4th, 2010, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  35. Near disaster

    Started by got2hav1, April 4th, 2010 09:04 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 1,481
    April 7th, 2010, 09:07 PM Go to last post
  36. Firearm safety... please read

    Started by tbmccord, October 2nd, 2009 10:12 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 3,144
    April 20th, 2010, 11:16 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 3,801
    May 6th, 2010, 11:55 AM Go to last post
  37. When did people start teaching trigger discipline?

    Started by Treo, October 30th, 2009 10:50 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 6,466
    May 10th, 2010, 12:51 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 905
    May 31st, 2010, 09:24 PM Go to last post
  38. OFGC Steel Challenge 6-5-10

    Started by Ram Rod, June 1st, 2010 07:38 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 781
    June 6th, 2010, 12:20 AM Go to last post
  39. Just Did Something Really Stupid

    Started by Treo, March 14th, 2010 08:39 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,092
    June 6th, 2010, 08:45 PM Go to last post
  40. Made me very nervous :/

    Started by opalelement, June 8th, 2010 01:16 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,439
    June 10th, 2010, 02:43 PM Go to last post
  41. "Shooting with old Eyes"

    Started by jem102, June 7th, 2010 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,534
    June 10th, 2010, 03:51 PM Go to last post

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