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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 26, 2006, 12:52 AM   #26
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WildAlaska, I knew you were kidding. Ripping the tape off your inner thigh would certainly incapacitate you while you screamed in pain.

Rememeber where the Happy Hooker kept her knife?

Yes, it is interesting to see non LEO carry more than one gun.

Sir William, that school of thought is still prevalent though not widely used from what I understand. Some departments are forbidden to carry more than one gun. Poor guys. Some states also forbid more than one gun for the armed citizen.
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Old January 26, 2006, 01:01 AM   #27
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Knife huh?

I like that.

Oh btw-I don't think I'll answer the survey.

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Old January 26, 2006, 03:35 AM   #28
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OK - just to beat the poll I strapped on 11 and headed downtown for a successful "carry."

1. S&W 686 to right hip, owb but inside coat.
2. Taurus 669 to left him owb but inside coat.
3. Taurus 605 in ankle holster - never carry ankle normally, but needed to for this.
4. 1911 under left arm and
5. Second 1911 jury rigged under right.
6. .22 mag derringer rt front pocket.
7. Sigma 40f, SOB.
8. Jennings .22 on other ankle - won't need it anyway.
9. Ruger SBH .44 mag on rt hip, right behind S&W, under coat.
10. Makarov on Left him, righ behind Taurus still under coat.
11. High standard .22 at 1200 owb - good thing I've got a BIG coat... maybe shoulda stuck a few more in the pockets? Naw...

Slipped on the ice on the way out to the car in the driveway. Couldn't get up again til I divested myself of a dozen pounds or so of steel...

Forget beating the poll... it's dangerous.

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Old January 26, 2006, 10:34 AM   #29
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Another Benefit

If you place enough guns on you they can also offer another type of protection. They could act as body armor, at least against any caliber that is not too large.
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Old January 27, 2006, 11:21 PM   #30
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Depends on what I'm wearing. If Its cold and at night and I'm wearing my hunting jacket, two. You could hide an anti-tank gun in the pockets of that thing As a revolver fan, I think its easier to draw another piece than reload
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Old January 27, 2006, 11:28 PM   #31
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I only have two hands...

...so two guns is about enough

However, I carry speedloaders for the m37 and extra magazines for the XD-40 which ever I am carrying (or both)

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Old January 27, 2006, 11:39 PM   #32
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Guns........lots of Guns

USPc 9mm, or GLOCK 23 on hip

GLOCK 26 on ankle

usually just GLOCK 23, always wanted a go out and do a NEO, but afraid i might get made.
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Old January 31, 2006, 10:39 PM   #33
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Interesteing to see how many non LE carry more than one
I've carried an M4 and an M9 on duty, and I'm not LE. Does that count? Oh wait, what about this one?



I have three in that photo.
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Old February 1, 2006, 01:12 PM   #34
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is that an enfield l85a1? in all honesty the only things I know about that gun are from Battlefield 2 is it as accurate as the game claims? (supposedly it was so accurate that the brits had to redesign their marksmanship tests)
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Old February 1, 2006, 01:25 PM   #35
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As Citizen of the Peoples Republik of Kaleefornia, where all crime and violence has been banned by law by our benevolent one party(may they rule long)system, I feel no need to carry anything for self defense. My complete trust lies with my government and their ability to keep me safe.
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Old February 1, 2006, 05:27 PM   #36
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I usually carry 2 jammies and a tactical folding knife. Wait.....do pineapple grenades count???
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Old February 1, 2006, 05:49 PM   #37
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Mostly none, occassionally 1.

I have carried two when out harrassing bunnies and birds with my .22 though, just to have something a little more convincing if I needed it.
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Old February 1, 2006, 06:26 PM   #38
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OK - just to beat the poll I strapped on 11 and headed downtown for a successful "carry."

1. S&W 686 to right hip, owb but inside coat.
2. Taurus 669 to left him owb but inside coat.
3. Taurus 605 in ankle holster - never carry ankle normally, but needed to for this.
4. 1911 under left arm and
5. Second 1911 jury rigged under right.
6. .22 mag derringer rt front pocket.
7. Sigma 40f, SOB.
8. Jennings .22 on other ankle - won't need it anyway.
9. Ruger SBH .44 mag on rt hip, right behind S&W, under coat.
10. Makarov on Left him, righ behind Taurus still under coat.
11. High standard .22 at 1200 owb - good thing I've got a BIG coat... maybe shoulda stuck a few more in the pockets? Naw...

Slipped on the ice on the way out to the car in the driveway. Couldn't get up again til I divested myself of a dozen pounds or so of steel...

Forget beating the poll... it's dangerous.

I would love to see the look on a cop's face if he pulled you over and you had to show him all that.
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Old February 1, 2006, 06:38 PM   #39
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Wouldn't it be easier to carry one really good reliable gun and lots of mags instead?
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Old February 1, 2006, 06:54 PM   #40
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Old February 1, 2006, 11:34 PM   #41
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is that an enfield l85a1?
Ummm, are you talking about the Mossberg 590A1 in my hands? Or the M4 dangling in front of me?
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Old February 1, 2006, 11:55 PM   #42
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I'm weird , i only carry one gun .
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Old February 2, 2006, 12:12 AM   #43
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Mostly one; sometimes two; rarely three.
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Old February 2, 2006, 12:23 PM   #44
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Almost always just one. Airlite revolver in front pants pocket.

When I really feel I should be carrying, I carry two. Usually a glock, IWB.

One time I carried 3, because I was in a situation where I felt I should be carrying, and it occured to me my right hand could be hindered in the car I was riding in.

11? yorec, that does it. I'm strapping on 12 and heading out to the grocery store.

...do I even have 12 holsters?
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Old February 2, 2006, 12:47 PM   #45
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NO - don't do it Wayne! Yer gonna hurt yourself - I never even made it to the car...

Hmm, wonder what it would've been like to sit down amid all that?
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Old February 2, 2006, 01:05 PM   #46
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mostly just one...my musket. Though I carry several rounds and a large ammount of powder.
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Old February 2, 2006, 08:18 PM   #47
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I have carried 3 one time, but only once. And the reason for the third was to let a friend see it. Rarely 2, but always one.

Ya know, if I has 12 handguns I'd probably try to see if I could fit that many on me jsut to start with.
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Old February 3, 2006, 03:14 PM   #48
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{ NONE }!: Because my state does not allow ccw
But I think it will happen soon. When we get a new Gov.
In the mean time I'll just keep practicing at the range.
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Old February 3, 2006, 03:56 PM   #49
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Anybody remember Issac Hayes in that comedy movie by the Wayans where he strapped on a ton of guns and fell over. They all went off and shot him to pieces. Quiet a funny scene.
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Old February 3, 2006, 04:16 PM   #50
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One most of the time now, two usually when working LE. The occassional long gun might bring it up to 3.
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