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This is a discussion on Safe direction at home within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; Our house is pier and beam so, I just aim at the floor. If it makes it through the oak flooring and then the sub ...

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    Our house is pier and beam so, I just aim at the floor. If it makes it through the oak flooring and then the sub flooring it'll just bury itself in the dirt.
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    I use the pail filled with sand method. Pulled the trash bag cover back so the sand would be visible in the picture.




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    Quote Originally Posted by gimpy View Post
    I use the pail filled with sand method. Pulled the trash bag cover back so the sand would be visible in the picture.




    And of course this is done with the eyes closed.....right???? Can you imagine the sand coming back at your face from the muzzle blast...OUCH!!!
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    I'd imagine that is why he has the trash bag over it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jualdeaux View Post
    I'd imagine that is why he has the trash bag over it.
    Exactly!
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    Quote Originally Posted by jwsnydes View Post
    I just aim at the dog.
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    I have a trapdoor access to my crawlspace about 6ft from the safe. Below that is plain old dirt.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mad_Max View Post
    Its the cat for me............

    just joking....
    Meouch!!

    I live in an upstairs apartment, so I've thought about buying one of those 'safe direction' pads.
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