This is a discussion on Hello From Sunny FL. within the New Members Introduce Yourself forums, part of the Welcome To DefensiveCarry.com category; I just sent in my paperwork to the state and will hopefully have it back by the 1st of Aug. Currently I have a 12g ...
I just sent in my paperwork to the state and will hopefully have it back by the 1st of Aug. Currently I have a 12g shotgun and a SW .357 for home protection, but nothing I would want to carry daily.
So far I am enjoying just reading some of the issues that concern people who are packing. I will hopefully make some informed decisions when it comes time to make a choice at the gun store.
Last edited by Chris Dawg; June 7th, 2008 at 10:40 PM.
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Welcome from South Florida. By the time your permit arrive you will have gained valuable knowledge about home defense and concealed carry. Just stick around.
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Welcome from Alabama, Chris.
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Not sure how fast the paperwork runs down there, but Summer's coming. I'd go with something small and easily concealable probably... maybe a Kahr PM-9.
To be honest, if I were down there, I'd love a good auto knife as a backup, just because you can. A Micro Tech Halo III for example, not even legal for me to own up here, let alone carry.....
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A Big Texas Howdy from Dallas, welcome to the forum. Althought I dont have one, if I were only burying one handgun to carry ... I would seriously consider one of the XD's.
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