This is a discussion on Hello From TX within the New Members Introduce Yourself forums, part of the DefensiveCarry.com Forum Office category; Hello everyone, Im currently attending college in central Texas, and am majoring in criminal justice/police science. I have 2 semesters left, and am looking forward ...
Im currently attending college in central Texas, and am majoring in criminal justice/police science. I have 2 semesters left, and am looking forward to finding out soon where I will be going when I graduate, hopefully to the Texas DPS or Federal LE.
I have been shooting for 12 years (since I was 10), and have been shooting in various competitions for 4 years. I recently received my concealed carry permit, and carry a Springfield XD .40 SC. or a Kahr PM9 during the hot summer.
I currently have many guns in my growing collection including an RRA AR-15, numerous combat and hunting shotguns, the before mentioned pistols plus a few, and some cowboy action goods.
I also do some minor gunsmithing and pre-sale cleaning for a local gunstore/police supply shop.
My current favorite firearm hobby is collecting and cleaning up (not bubbafying) military surplus rifles, and I recently came by a pair of M1 Garands from the CMP. One of these I am working on restoring as a tribute to my WWII veteran grandfather, which will be placed in a case with his medals, uniform, and flag.
I hope to be a frequent contributor to your fine forum, and possibly bring some helpful insight to the same old arguments.
Glad to be here.
Last edited by hsuCowboy98; July 12th, 2006 at 06:12 PM. Reason: misstype
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The tribute to your grandfather is a great idea and something that will be treasured by him and the rest of the family long after he's gone.
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