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Mastrogiacomo
August 17, 2005, 07:40 PM
Would you hide your gun in this?

http://www.tbotech.com/book-safe.htm

I have to go to a hotel for two weeks while I wait for the condo to be ready. Federal employee so I can't carry at work and need to leave it at the hotel. I want to keep one of my guns with me, the SP101 DAO 2" but will this work for short term safe keeping?

jrklaus
August 17, 2005, 08:37 PM
I've never used anything like that before, so this is just opinion; no, I wouldn't, especially not in a hotel where you can't hide it among all the other books on your shelves (I don't think I'd use it at home, either).

I'm sorry I don't have anything better to offer as a solution....

siotwo
August 17, 2005, 10:15 PM
Use the safe in the hotel room. It's usually in the closet.

Eghad
August 18, 2005, 01:39 PM
If I was a burglar the first place I would check are books and cans in the fridge :p

yup they sell fake cans too.......

Mastrogiacomo
August 18, 2005, 02:13 PM
I'm going to check into a safe at the hotel. My father's thoughts were "I wouldn't want them just to walk out with it." So....I guess the book idea stinks. Hopefully, we'll get a decent place short term where we can secure the gun. I dearly don't want to part with my SP but I can't keep it in my purse or in my car as I'm a federal employee and no way in Hell want to risk it.