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. "Get a Grip!"

    Started by Rcher, January 17th, 2009 10:25 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,898
    March 30th, 2009, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  2. "Proper Grip For Auto Pistols" Video

    Started by KenpoTex, March 31st, 2009 02:55 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,435
    April 14th, 2009, 02:49 AM Go to last post
  3. "Shooting with old Eyes"

    Started by jem102, June 7th, 2010 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,391
    June 10th, 2010, 03:51 PM Go to last post
  4. 'The Two Most Important Rules of Firearm Safety'

    Started by Janq, December 28th, 2010 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,275
    December 30th, 2010, 10:03 PM Go to last post
  5. 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: 2,068
    November 9th, 2009, 08:30 AM Go to last post
  6. A constantly needed reminder...

    Started by MinistrMalic, June 13th, 2010 10:55 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 643
    June 13th, 2010, 12:19 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,037
    August 13th, 2009, 10:15 AM Go to last post
  7. A Horrible Hunting Accident - Violation of all safety rules

    Started by cwblanco, November 1st, 2010 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,795
    November 3rd, 2010, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  8. A mistake, but it was caught

    Started by BugDude, June 13th, 2010 02:40 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 720
    June 13th, 2010, 06:48 AM Go to last post
  9. A new shooter joins the ranks!

    Started by luvmy40, January 13th, 2012 06:30 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 739
    January 13th, 2012, 10:51 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,931
    May 13th, 2009, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  10. A question from an Anti

    Started by noway2, January 30th, 2012 05:55 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 44
    • Views: 2,263
    February 9th, 2012, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  11. Accidental Disharge at Church

    Started by kapnketel, February 13th, 2012 08:07 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 69
    • Views: 3,974
    February 18th, 2012, 09:00 PM Go to last post
  12. AD/ND experience.

    Started by Parsifal888, January 21st, 2014 02:14 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 1,387
    February 4th, 2014, 08:51 PM Go to last post
  13. advice please

    Started by russ1986, November 9th, 2009 08:11 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 993
    November 25th, 2009, 12:21 PM Go to last post
  14. And HOW did the gun discharge???

    Started by accessbob, April 6th, 2012 05:37 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,732
    April 7th, 2012, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  15. Another bad habit, muzzle in the air

    Started by ColoradoDave, May 1st, 2009 11:24 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 1,616
    May 3rd, 2009, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  16. Another ND girl shot in head

    Started by dukalmighty, July 29th, 2012 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,168
    July 30th, 2012, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  17. Unhappy Another sad story (23 year old dead)

    Started by rockerff, June 29th, 2011 08:57 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 3,724
    July 18th, 2011, 06:04 PM Go to last post
  18. another Snubbie question

    Started by Kygrizzly, December 7th, 2009 07:22 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 715
    December 8th, 2009, 10:43 PM Go to last post
  19. Another YouTube example of idiotic gun handling

    Started by MattInFla, February 22nd, 2012 06:36 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 2,526
    June 21st, 2013, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  20. At a local gun store last Saturday ....

    Started by noway2, November 8th, 2011 05:46 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,633
    November 13th, 2011, 10:52 AM Go to last post
  21. BabyJanq's 'First Shots' Pt 1 & 2 ~ Age 8

    Started by Janq, February 17th, 2011 03:19 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,357
    February 22nd, 2011, 11:37 AM Go to last post
  22. BAD- please lock your guns up

    Started by L3git, February 22nd, 2012 08:31 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,435
    DC
    February 27th, 2012, 05:07 PM Go to last post
  23. BAD: I made a negligent mistake the other day.

    Started by Sharkie308, March 12th, 2012 07:58 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 2,648
    March 14th, 2012, 06:39 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,400
    June 3rd, 2012, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  24. BAD: Guy left gun unattended at the LGS.

    Started by Aaron1100us, September 26th, 2011 03:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 817
    September 26th, 2011, 04:42 AM Go to last post
  25. BAD: Man bleeds to death in theater parking lot from ND in car

    Started by RemMod597, September 28th, 2010 11:32 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,037
    October 4th, 2010, 04:59 PM Go to last post
  26. Bad: ND into neighbors townhouse

    Started by goldshellback, April 27th, 2012 10:23 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,236
    May 7th, 2012, 02:00 PM Go to last post
  27. BB gun for Christmas.

    Started by jdivence, December 26th, 2011 09:08 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 783
    February 3rd, 2012, 01:31 AM Go to last post
  28. Beginner/Novice Firearms Safety Issues

    Started by Pikachu711, September 23rd, 2009 07:09 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,400
    September 29th, 2009, 05:20 AM Go to last post
  29. Best friends hunting accident

    Started by Burns, April 24th, 2012 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 839
    April 25th, 2012, 03:47 AM Go to last post
  30. Blinking

    Started by NightOwl76, October 10th, 2013 03:11 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 528
    October 10th, 2013, 04:14 PM Go to last post
  31. brain malfunction at range

    Started by Yeti, July 22nd, 2010 08:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,474
    July 28th, 2010, 05:09 PM Go to last post
  32. Cops and Guns

    Started by skysoldier29, January 21st, 2012 08:02 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 1,813
    January 25th, 2012, 09:18 PM Go to last post
  33. Crimson Trace

    Started by 21bubba, April 5th, 2011 11:04 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 630
    April 5th, 2011, 11:12 PM Go to last post
  34. CWP Instructor/Deputy accidentaly shoots student.

    Started by cphilip, February 18th, 2012 11:34 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 4,584
    August 3rd, 2012, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  35. Dangerous Gun Handling at the Gun Store

    Started by xsigma40cal, January 19th, 2012 02:43 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 66
    • Views: 6,479
    August 19th, 2012, 08:18 AM Go to last post
  36. Death in my neighborhood today

    Started by Superhouse 15, February 22nd, 2011 11:09 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 872
    February 23rd, 2011, 08:36 AM Go to last post
  37. Deer Hunter Points Gun at Fellow Hunter

    Started by skunkworks, November 17th, 2012 09:22 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 2,076
    ctr
    January 21st, 2013, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  38. don't want to make anyone mad but....

    Started by TedBeau, August 20th, 2009 11:45 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 1,571
    August 21st, 2009, 12:21 PM Go to last post
  39. Drunks and guns.... am I overreacting?

    Started by Moriah, September 5th, 2012 05:01 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 1,852
    November 1st, 2012, 07:12 PM Go to last post
  40. Dumbest cop on the planet

    Started by Rob99VMI04, July 31st, 2012 12:10 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 61
    • Views: 3,732
    May 29th, 2013, 12:29 PM Go to last post
  41. Easy slide racking

    Started by firebug8, August 24th, 2009 06:46 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 7,962
    December 19th, 2009, 04:41 PM Go to last post
  42. Fail!

    Started by dbphotos, February 28th, 2009 11:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,068
    April 19th, 2009, 09:00 PM Go to last post

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