Where do keep your nightstand gun

This is a discussion on Where do keep your nightstand gun within the Home (And Away From Home) Defense Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; Curious as to we're you keep your night stand gun when u go to work... I own a safe but it's not a big one ...

Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Where do keep your nightstand gun

  1. #1
    New Member Array SaviorShot's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Louisville KY

    Where do keep your nightstand gun

    Curious as to we're you keep your night stand gun when u go to work... I own a safe but it's not a big one that's bolted to the ground. It's a small drawer safe and can easily be picked up an walked away with so I do not leave my glock 23 (glock light, tfo sights, & 15 round mag) in this safe. I do plan on buying a good bolt down safe just don't have the funds right now to put towards one. (wife don't see a need for it =[ ). So when I leave the home I have it hidden up high an outta sight where I do not think a robber would look. Where do you hide ur HD gun when u leave the house for N extended amount of time

  2. #2
    Distinguished Member Array ericb327's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Bellevue, Ky/Cincinatti
    My night stand gun is the same as my EDC. Any gun you choose should be the one you're most proficient with! Special circumstances excluded.
    For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill. (Sun Tzu) The Art of War


    My food and product review blog

  3. #3
    Distinguished Member Array Chuck R.'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    NE, KS
    I’ve got a “dedicated” nightstand gun: Walther PPQ-9 with SureFire X400 light Laser that resides in a V-Line Top Drawer pistol safe in my……….nightstand:

    This is so that if I’m gone (I travel quite a bit for work) my wife will still have access. Also, I figured IF anybody breaks in and finds it, the worse I’ll face is a heavy blunt object bolted inside a nightstand drawer.

    My CCW pistol when not worn resides in a different V-Line in the entry closet.

    homo homini lupus est

  4. #4
    VIP Member Array BurgerBoy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Western Kentucky
    My night stand gun is the same as my EDC.
    Vietnam Veteran - 1966-1970 USASA
    Carry Pistol. FNS 9, 9mm.
    Carry Pistol. FNX 40, .40 Cal.
    Bersa Thunder 9 UC Pro, 9mm. Gave To Daughter To Carry.
    Self Defense Stories
    Give me a minute before I post again.

  5. #5
    Member Array FAS1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    San Antonio, TX
    My dedicated HD gun stays housed in 7 gauge steel and bolted to my bed frame.

  6. #6
    sgb is offline
    VIP Member Array sgb's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    You don't need to know
    Stand alone Gun Safe
    "There is a secret pride in every human heart that revolts at tyranny. You may order and drive an individual, but you cannot make him respect you." William Hazlitt (1778 - 1830)

    Best Choices for Self Defense Ammunition

  7. #7
    VIP Member Array HKinNY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Nassau, NY(Long Island)
    I have posted this before. My nightstand table is my safe. I attached a OWB holster to the inside of the door and my EDC sit in the holster at night with my door open and ajar. I can easily slip my hand onto my Glock 26 lying face up or down.
    You do not know, what you do not know, until you realize that you do not know it

  8. #8
    Senior Member Array RubenZ's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    I have a drawer safe in my nightstand that houses my EDC G19 and a permanent G20 w/TLR-1s.
    S&W M&P 45, Colt Delta Elite Customized

  9. #9
    Distinguished Member Array ArkhmAsylm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    St. Paul, Minnesota
    I bought one of these: V-Line Closet Vault

    Solidly bolted between standard spaced studs (16" on-center), it's made of a decent weight steel, and has three locking mechanisms (upper and lower tube-key locks, and a resettable 5 button lock - I like this last one for single lock at-home access). Mine ran me under $500.
    "Historical examination of the right to bear arms, from English antecedents to the drafting of the Second Amendment, bears proof that the right to bear arms has consistently been, and should still be, construed as an individual right." -- U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings, Re: U.S. vs Emerson (1999)

  10. #10
    Senior Member Array RightyLefty's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Same as others have mentioned, my EDC is my nightstand gun so it goes with me when I leave for work. I do own a few other pistols though and don't need a large safe so I have a small Bulldog safe that is bolted down in my closet. My other pistols live in there when I am not at home.

  11. #11
    Member Array fullmetal1911's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Mesa, Arizona
    Nightstand gun goes into the safe in the morning and my carry gun comes out at the same time. Thought about getting a drawer safe for the nightstand but since there are no kiddies running around my place I don't feel it is necessary to have the gun locked up at all times, just when I am away. Actually doesn't stay in the nightstand, but in a holster mounted on my bed's frame rail, found it was the fastest and most accessibly place to put it, can easily be reached while lying in the bed or if I were to roll off the side of the bed to the floor.

Remove Ads

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Search tags for this page

best nightstand gun

best nightstand gun safe

gun safe for nightstand
gun safe nightstand
hidden gun nightstand
night stand gun safe
night table gun safe
nightstand gun

nightstand gun safe

nightstand pistol safe
small gun safe
where do you keep your gun at night
Click on a term to search for related topics.