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View Poll Results: How many guns do you carry tops
1 guns 81 40.30%
2 guns 74 36.82%
3 guns 29 14.43%
4 guns 6 2.99%
5 guns 1 0.50%
6guns 0 0%
7 guns 1 0.50%
8 guns 1 0.50%
9 guns 1 0.50%
10 guns 11 5.47%
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Old January 24, 2006, 11:36 PM   #1
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How many guns do you carry on your person tops?

How many guns do you carry on your person tops? (not counting in and around the car)
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Old January 24, 2006, 11:42 PM   #2
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I accidently voted twice. I voted three, and then I changed to two. Only once have I had three (I bought one, and then went to the mall and didnt want to leave it in the car)
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Old January 24, 2006, 11:48 PM   #3
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I always carry a Glock 27 on the ankle, H&K USP on outside of waist, and a keltec p32 in pocket.
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Old January 24, 2006, 11:55 PM   #4
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Worst case 3, one in a sholder holster, one of the hip, and one on the ankle. Have to say this would be very rare though.
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Old January 25, 2006, 12:06 AM   #5
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When I was assigned to warrant service, seven was what I could and did carry.
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Old January 25, 2006, 12:39 AM   #6
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jeez...where on earth did you pack seven guns?

I'm guessing a double shoulder holster, two on the waist, two in thigh holsters, and an ankle? Of if you couldn't wear the thigh holsters then maybe two shoulder, two waist, two ankle....and a SOB/MOB?
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Old January 25, 2006, 12:49 AM   #7
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Off duty, one. On the job, two; duty issue (Glock 17, for now, but soon to be a Les Baer Custom Carry 1911, whenever Baer gets done building it for me ) & either a Walther PPK/S or a Det. Special in an ankle holster.
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Old January 25, 2006, 01:06 AM   #8
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Only 1 BUT ALSO a double pointed Koppo, OC and a knife.
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Old January 25, 2006, 01:10 AM   #9
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galco NY shoulder rig, two Browning Hi Powers

On Hip in Galco concealable, Browning High power

Back Pocket in Azrael pocket holster...Seecamp 32

Three NAA min revolvers, one taped to the inside of each thigh, one under...well...under..

S+W 642s on each ankle

A Colt Defender on top of head...I usually wear a yarmulke

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Old January 25, 2006, 01:13 AM   #10
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Like Sir William, when the duty called for heavy armament, I was.

But only 4 for me - 2 duty handguns, long arm, and a BUG.
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Old January 25, 2006, 01:21 AM   #11
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2 hip, 2 shoulder, 1 vest, 1 thigh and 1 calf on opposite sides. We served the hard case avon warrants. Knock, knock. AVON CALLING! Around 0500.
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Old January 25, 2006, 08:59 AM   #12
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I usually only carry one but if I'm in the woods I'll carry one rifle/shotgun and my concealed peice.
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Old January 25, 2006, 09:08 AM   #13
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LOL 7 guns.dont stand to close to the fire or an electro magnet.
1 Glock 19 on the hip.sometimes 25 cal beretta in the coat pocket
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Old January 25, 2006, 10:57 AM   #14
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Sig p226 strong /owb
glock 27 weak/ iwb
kel tec .380 pocket holster
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Old January 25, 2006, 01:35 PM   #15
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If you go with more than three and get into a shootout, would you freeze at some point and say to yourself...which one do I pull next, which one do I pull. Primary, secondary, BUG , Knife, anything more than that would just confuse me.
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Old January 25, 2006, 01:46 PM   #16
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wouldn't carrying a huge number of guns increase the likelihood that one gets out of your control in a closer-quarters situation?

if you know you need more firepower, open carry something bigger. if two guns you've practiced with enough to trust them as CC weapons jam or misfire, your maker's calling.
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Old January 25, 2006, 02:31 PM   #17
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Lord forbid you ever have to draw that taped "from unda" NAA mini, ouch
For me, a Seecamp .380 front pocket and sometimes Kahr k9 IWB.
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Old January 25, 2006, 02:51 PM   #18
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wow, some of you have put 7-10 guns! That doesn't scare me, but isn't that rather inconvenient....and heavy? What would kinda make me uneasy about doing that is: what would a policeman think if he approached you and you had to reveal 10 guns on your person? I shy away whenever I find I have more than 2 guns loaded and ready to go about me on my person or even in my hotel room.
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Old January 25, 2006, 03:54 PM   #19
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Where's a choice for zero?
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Old January 25, 2006, 07:34 PM   #20
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well, I often carry two, but there have been times when just for grins, I have gone to the mall with 7 or 8 tucked here and there.
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Old January 25, 2006, 09:58 PM   #21
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Two or Three. Sig P226 or Kimber 45 strong side. Kahr P9 weakside jacket pocket or IWB. Kel Tec P32 front pants pocket.
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Old January 25, 2006, 10:00 PM   #22
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Looking at the poll results, it's encouraging to see folks that carry more than one gun.
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Old January 25, 2006, 10:36 PM   #23
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Never Too Many

I usually carry twenty five or so guns at once. It makes walking difficult, but I'm ready for anything. I hope I never fall into a stream.
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Old January 25, 2006, 10:58 PM   #24
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There was a school of thought once that carrying multiple weapons was good in an armed confrontation. If you were wounded and had survived with partial paralysis or limited movement due to your wounds, there would be a weapon still within a hands reach. A downed officer could have weapons/ammunition for another active officer. Protocol was also to fire dry, drop and draw a charged weapon instead of reloading.
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Old January 25, 2006, 11:05 PM   #25
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Looking at the poll results, it's encouraging to see folks that carry more than one gun.
Ya know I was joking

Interesteing to see how many non LE carry more than one

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