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Old December 20, 2012, 09:56 PM   #1351
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Hi. New here. Have never been on an internet forum before but over the years a lot of questions typed in the computer have been answered here. Don't know much about forums so bear with me. Hope to learn some things from some folks. About me...not much, was in the infantry, went overseas, now I just hunt and fish. Not very interesting guy. Thanks.
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Old December 22, 2012, 10:41 PM   #1352
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My name is Steve I'm a new forum member.

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Old December 23, 2012, 05:17 PM   #1353
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My name is JC and I like shooting rifles and handguns. I am worried about the impact of the soon to be proposed gun laws by the president's special committee.
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Old December 24, 2012, 05:47 AM   #1354
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New to the board. Name is Dan and I live in Newfoundland on the east coast of Canada. My father introduced me to shooting a long time ago. I am interested in most shooting disciplines but my favourite is big and small game hunting.Any way I am looking forward to participating here and am very interested at this time in preserving our gun rights.
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Old December 24, 2012, 12:08 PM   #1355
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Just found this community through a random Google search and figured I would join in

From WV (eastern panhandle part), not the same place as buckwild is being filmed and would love to have them excommunicated or exiled from the state.

Currently only own 3 firearms, a Beretta 92FS, Ruger LC9, and due to recent legal activities... an Armalite ar-15

looking to gain some knowledge <(^^,)>
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Old December 25, 2012, 08:40 AM   #1356
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Hello yall I'm new here and have tons of questions.
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Old December 28, 2012, 12:59 AM   #1357
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Newbie from Iowa

Greetings all! I'm a relatively recent gun owner and I joined this forum to get unbiased gun reviews and also to seek out other 2nd Amendment supporters.

I currently own a Remington 870 12 gauge, a .22LR Rifle, and a Saiga .223. Still looking to get the rest of the basics: a pistol (or two) and a high-powered bolt-action rifle.
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Old December 28, 2012, 10:15 PM   #1358
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New here, not a new gun owner. Currently own a ishapore 308, in the process of getting a ria 1911 in 9mm.

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Old December 29, 2012, 12:06 AM   #1359
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Greetings from Illinois!

Heya. Joined the forum recently. Appalled at the way things are going regarding our inherent freedoms. Want to teach my kids to learn to love to hunt and shoot. World getting a bit more redunkulous, so bought SA XMD compact 9mm recently, love it. Wife and I took NRA Basic Pistol recently, other classes slated. So: hunting, defense, general preparedness, and - I have always loved to shoot. Lots to learn. Have been reading this site a great deal as we've shopped for handguns, learned much.
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Old January 3, 2013, 01:45 PM   #1360
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New to TFL i mostly like C&R guns have about 6 looking to get more. HI all
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Old January 6, 2013, 08:57 AM   #1361
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Coming back to the fold...

Greetings all. I've been away for quite a while... don't have a good excuse. I felt I should start back here at the beginning if I'm going to continue as a conscientious poster. Good to be back.
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Old January 6, 2013, 03:53 PM   #1362
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Hello gunners...

Greetings. My name is Mike. I live in Kentucky and am a firearms enthusiast. I've always been into weapons in some shape or form. I'm always looking for info on guns as I always seem to come across good deals so I will probably wear you all out on questions and information. Anyways, glad to be here. Thanks.
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Old January 6, 2013, 10:11 PM   #1363
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Hi , New around here. Moved from CA to NC 8 years ago for several reasons Two of which was the draconian gun laws and the terrible political climate.'
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Old January 6, 2013, 11:03 PM   #1364
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Hello all! I have little to offer and much to learn, unfortunately. I have always been interested in firearms but my wife has been less than enthusiastic so it's always been something I've had to keep on the backburner. Recently, with the shooting at the Aurora movie theater here in Colorado followed up by the shooting in CT, my wife now sees the only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. I have been reading up on reloading and would like to get into that as well. I've recently bought a .40 cal handgun and am signed up for a conceal carry class toward getting my carry permit. We live in some very unpredictable times and I want to do what I can to put the odds in my favor that should shtf, I'll be more ready than where I am now.
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Old January 6, 2013, 11:06 PM   #1365
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Hello all. I've been on THR for a couple of years, thought I would come here and visit a while. Hear good things on THR about TFL.
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Old January 7, 2013, 03:16 PM   #1366
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Hi, I've been occasionally reading posts on this forum for some time now, figured I'd register so i can see posted pictures and join in on the conversations.
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Old January 7, 2013, 09:13 PM   #1367
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Hey everyone, been browsing the site for a while and decided to join. Looking forward to learning from other's experiences
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Old January 8, 2013, 03:50 AM   #1368
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Hi all. My name is Laura. I'm 40-something from Houston, Tx. and living in Pittsburgh, Pa. with my husband. I own a Mossberg 12-gauge, Ruger 10/22 Carbine and a Bersa BP9CC. Looking to learn a lot Ph the forums. Thanks very much.
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Old January 9, 2013, 02:29 AM   #1369
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Hi, My name is Alex, I live in Las Vegas. I think I am a bit older than most posters on this forum. I have been around guns all of my life. My wife and family and I spent most of our lives in Montana. I accumulated a few fire arms.I am partial to a S/W 44 Special for my carry gun,and used a Winchester 338 for most of my big game hunting.Also used everything from a 22 hornet, on up.I have one rifle I am partial to it started life as a 6.5X54 Manlicher. When I got it I sent it to P.O.Akley in Salt Lake to be re-barreled, then had a fancy stock made for it Iron work done by Beasley in Spokane, Trigger from Tinsley, I have mounted a 4 power Balfour Scope.Don't do much hunting now, too damn old, but I used to reload for all of my pistols and riflles.I am still interested in what is coming down the road

I enjoy The Firing Line, and have been a lurker for quite a while.
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Old January 9, 2013, 09:28 AM   #1370
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Hello TFL, I have hung around this forum for a while and gotten lots of usefull information and this forum seems to be the most knowledgeable group of people and seems to have a very dedicated staff to go with it. So i decided to finally make an account here and make my own posts.

I really enjoy going to the range, and learning as much as a can about the world of firearms, my ultimate goal is to make a career out of it somehow, despite everything thats going on.
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Old January 9, 2013, 03:44 PM   #1371
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I actually put up a post a few weeks ago before I saw this. Howdy from GA!
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Old January 11, 2013, 07:08 PM   #1372
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How's it going, from the Old Dominion, VA.

Nice forum you have here and I have only touched the tip of the iceberg.

I look forward to being a member here and keeping informed in our great 2nd amendment right.

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Old January 12, 2013, 11:31 AM   #1373
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Hello. I feel as if I know many of you already, as I have been a regular reader here for many years. I want to thank you for the resource this forum has provided. Through the advise I have found here, I have become a gun owner, joined the NRA, obtained my CHL, and started a small collection of carefully selected firearms (although some may poo poo my choices). I hope to continue my education under your stewardship, and possibly gain enough experience to contribute meaninfully to the conversation.

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Old January 12, 2013, 12:59 PM   #1374
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New guy from PA

Hello all .I've been looking for a new member intro page, finally found it. I live in the exceptional north west part of PA so close to the water I can literally sleep walk into it lol. Glad to be here on the forums. I'm on a few others mostly browse for info. Anyways hope to stay awhile.
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Old January 12, 2013, 10:33 PM   #1375
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I just joined this week.
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