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. Primer strike

    Started by 21bubba, July 25th, 2010 10:37 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,094
    July 26th, 2010, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  2. Crimson Trace

    Started by 21bubba, April 5th, 2011 11:04 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 666
    April 5th, 2011, 11:12 PM Go to last post
  3. Question Warning Shot?

    Started by 2ndAmend, November 25th, 2009 08:14 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,924
    JD
    November 25th, 2009, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  4. BAD: Guy left gun unattended at the LGS.

    Started by Aaron1100us, September 26th, 2011 03:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 869
    September 26th, 2011, 04:42 AM Go to last post
  5. Man suffers serious facial wounds in rifle-cleaning mishap

    Started by accessbob, September 18th, 2012 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,345
    September 19th, 2012, 04:48 PM Go to last post
  6. And HOW did the gun discharge???

    Started by accessbob, April 6th, 2012 05:37 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,838
    April 7th, 2012, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  7. Woman shoots daughter with "cigarette lighter"

    Started by adric22, July 28th, 2011 02:18 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 3,172
    July 29th, 2011, 09:17 PM Go to last post
  8. How tragedy happens--Not this time

    Started by airslot, January 15th, 2014 09:57 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 818
    January 16th, 2014, 10:43 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,222
    April 17th, 2014, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  9. Firearms safety & educational courses

    Started by BAR, November 27th, 2013 04:24 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 344
    March 8th, 2014, 05:23 AM Go to last post
  10. Gun accident hurts officer at Police Academy

    Started by barstoolguru, July 18th, 2012 10:19 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,330
    July 21st, 2012, 11:40 AM Go to last post
  11. Keep your finger off the trigger! (Powerful lesson learned)

    Started by BenGoodLuck, March 1st, 2012 12:31 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,961
    March 13th, 2012, 03:53 PM Go to last post
  12. Scary Incident At The Range Tonight

    Started by BillG174, April 23rd, 2014 10:39 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 1,320
    May 3rd, 2014, 07:39 PM Go to last post
  13. Secure for Flight Operations

    Started by boerep, July 10th, 2009 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 865
    September 4th, 2009, 11:53 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 546
    December 12th, 2013, 05:44 PM Go to last post
  14. I had an ND

    Started by BRTCP88, September 29th, 2012 12:38 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,719
    September 29th, 2012, 06:16 PM Go to last post
  15. A mistake, but it was caught

    Started by BugDude, June 13th, 2010 02:40 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 759
    June 13th, 2010, 06:48 AM Go to last post
  16. Best friends hunting accident

    Started by Burns, April 24th, 2012 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 884
    April 25th, 2012, 03:47 AM Go to last post
  17. Using a New "Hammerless" Pistol

    Started by captainhooky52, January 26th, 2013 08:10 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 4,207
    March 19th, 2013, 11:47 AM Go to last post
  18. Walther P22? Short or long barrel?

    Started by captainrichhill, March 7th, 2010 08:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,137
    March 9th, 2010, 09:05 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,003
    February 13th, 2011, 06:18 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 757
    May 24th, 2011, 01:18 PM Go to last post
  19. Here goes again!

    Started by chefjon, May 26th, 2011 04:35 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 895
    June 7th, 2011, 05:59 AM Go to last post
  20. Poll Poll: How many here have hearing loss and/or Tinnitus?

    Started by Chevy-SS, January 11th, 2010 12:05 PM
    8 Pages
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    • Replies: 111
    • Views: 11,770
    November 4th, 2011, 08:58 PM Go to last post
  21. The Bad: Man shoots off penis with pink pistol ...

    Started by Chirpy72, August 7th, 2011 03:07 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 3,469
    August 17th, 2012, 06:49 PM Go to last post
  22. Another bad habit, muzzle in the air

    Started by ColoradoDave, May 1st, 2009 11:24 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,681
    May 3rd, 2009, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  23. Learn how NOT to handle a firearm. GOTTA SEE

    Started by ConcealedinPA, March 9th, 2013 05:13 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,345
    May 28th, 2013, 02:30 AM Go to last post
  24. Gun goes off at the Puyallup Gun Show yesterday

    Started by Cook74, April 30th, 2012 12:45 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,317
    July 13th, 2012, 11:17 PM Go to last post
  25. CWP Instructor/Deputy accidentaly shoots student.

    Started by cphilip, February 18th, 2012 11:34 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 4,889
    August 3rd, 2012, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  26. Gun range cowboy stories

    Started by ctr, February 20th, 2010 10:35 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 676
    February 21st, 2010, 09:30 AM Go to last post
  27. Foolish neighbors - kids with BB guns

    Started by ctr, October 8th, 2012 09:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 3,658
    October 10th, 2012, 03:04 PM Go to last post
  28. Sobering story about AD with 12 gauge shotgun

    Started by Curzyk, March 14th, 2014 09:24 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 1,664
    April 9th, 2014, 09:42 AM Go to last post
  29. A Horrible Hunting Accident - Violation of all safety rules

    Started by cwblanco, November 1st, 2010 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 3,053
    November 3rd, 2010, 12:08 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,121
    August 13th, 2009, 10:15 AM Go to last post
  30. Idiot graces pawn shop...

    Started by Dadsnugun, February 11th, 2012 08:15 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 2,180
    February 12th, 2012, 05:37 AM Go to last post
  31. Young ladies at the range

    Started by dan765, January 18th, 2010 04:04 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,457
    March 7th, 2010, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  32. What happens when you dont follow the rules! Graphic Pics !

    Started by dangerranger, May 5th, 2013 12:10 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 3,620
    August 4th, 2013, 05:19 PM Go to last post
  33. How to Aim a Gun

    Started by DaveInTexas, February 9th, 2009 01:43 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 5,844
    February 22nd, 2009, 03:41 AM Go to last post
  34. ND

    Started by DaveInTexas, August 17th, 2009 11:09 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 796
    August 19th, 2009, 11:09 PM Go to last post
  35. when are you ready to teach?

    Started by DaveInTexas, September 2nd, 2009 12:47 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,276
    October 2nd, 2009, 11:43 AM Go to last post
  36. Fail!

    Started by dbphotos, February 28th, 2009 11:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,117
    April 19th, 2009, 09:00 PM Go to last post
  37. LCP vs SR40c

    Started by DirtyZX636R, December 18th, 2012 12:20 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 818
    December 18th, 2012, 12:38 PM Go to last post
  38. Great visuals for Handling guns safely

    Started by DMan, March 19th, 2012 09:21 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,005
    March 19th, 2012, 09:21 PM Go to last post
  39. Another ND girl shot in head

    Started by dukalmighty, July 29th, 2012 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,258
    July 30th, 2012, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  40. Idiot with a gun

    Started by filinoy-pi, November 24th, 2010 08:45 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,791
    December 19th, 2010, 02:57 PM Go to last post

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