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January 6th, 2013 06:56 PM
I am in illinois and hopefully within the next month or so we will join the concelled carry states...who am I kidding they are going to take away our abililty to purchase...so with that said I will be purchasing my first gun within the next couple months. If you have any suggestions I am looking for a good reliable handgun in the 9mm to 40 range looking to spend about 200-350. So far berretas are what I am leaning towards and some of the glocks, g20/g22 gen 4 if I stretch my budget. Getting a safe for home with biolock first hense the budget limit. Welcome advise!
January 6th, 2013 06:59 PM
I have a very strict gun control policy: if there's a gun around, I want to be in control of it.
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January 6th, 2013 07:02 PM
from Central Florida!
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January 6th, 2013 07:09 PM
Welcome from SE Michigan.
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January 6th, 2013 07:13 PM
Welcome from Southwest Florida
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January 6th, 2013 07:24 PM
Welcome from Western Kentucky.
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January 6th, 2013 07:26 PM
Welcome to the forum!
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January 6th, 2013 07:59 PM
Welcome! I moved from Illinois in '09 and ended up in Florida in '11. What a difference with respect to gun attitudes. Although, I've had firearms for years, I'm also a first timer with respect to handguns. I have a Kahr CW9 on the way, choosen mainly as a CCW eventually for myself or my wife.
January 6th, 2013 08:06 PM
Welcome Aboard and Greetings from Rocky Top Tennessee
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January 6th, 2013 08:19 PM
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January 6th, 2013 08:31 PM
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January 6th, 2013 08:54 PM
welcome from Ohio
January 6th, 2013 09:25 PM
Welcome from Fort Worth, Texas.
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Do not wait any longer...Buy your gun or guns now!
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January 6th, 2013 09:28 PM
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January 6th, 2013 10:05 PM
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