a gun store - Page 2
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Discussion Forums > The Club House > a gun store

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-02-2012, 08:39 PM   #11
Lifetime Supporting Member
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains,CA
Posts: 14,922
Liked 9080 Times on 5276 Posts
Likes Given: 11970

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rifleman1 View Post
gladley..... the store is berry creek guns its located in oroville ca, on oro dam blvd..the store i chose to take my business to was huntingtons sportsmans store on the same road a couple buildings down.
Thanks Rifleman1, If I am up that way I'll make a point to not stop in at Berry Creek Guns.
Vikingdad is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 08:46 PM   #12
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
orangello's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 19,154
Liked 5738 Times on 3362 Posts
Likes Given: 4877

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Vikingdad View Post
Thanks Rifleman1, If I am up that way I'll make a point to not stop in at Berry Creek Guns.
Nah, you should stop in and point out that they are poorly reviewed; then, ask if they have anything discounted deeply enough to convince you otherwise to see how much they care.


OT - Do the pawn shops in CA sell firearms? is it legal? is it common?
__________________
Dead Bears, the only good kind.
orangello is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 08:49 PM   #13
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rifleman1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Live Oak,California
Posts: 1,684
Liked 456 Times on 290 Posts
Likes Given: 1388

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by orangello View Post
Nah, you should stop in and point out that they are poorly reviewed; then, ask if they have anything discounted deeply enough to convince you otherwise to see how much they care.


OT - Do the pawn shops in CA sell firearms? is it legal? is it common?
yes they do im sure some dont but i frequnt a couple that carry very nice new and used firearms.
__________________
No Bells.No Whistles.Just perfection.
rifleman1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 09:21 PM   #14
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
orangello's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 19,154
Liked 5738 Times on 3362 Posts
Likes Given: 4877

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rifleman1 View Post
yes they do im sure some dont but i frequnt a couple that carry very nice new and used firearms.
Thanks, i have had good luck finding firearms at the pawn shops here.
__________________
Dead Bears, the only good kind.
orangello is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 10:47 PM   #15
Lifetime Supporting Member
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains,CA
Posts: 14,922
Liked 9080 Times on 5276 Posts
Likes Given: 11970

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by orangello View Post
Nah, you should stop in and point out that they are poorly reviewed; then, ask if they have anything discounted deeply enough to convince you otherwise to see how much they care.


OT - Do the pawn shops in CA sell firearms? is it legal? is it common?
I looked them up and there are some good reviews on some sites. Hmm. Don't like them dissin' a FTF Brotha though.
Vikingdad is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 11:06 PM   #16
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rifleman1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Live Oak,California
Posts: 1,684
Liked 456 Times on 290 Posts
Likes Given: 1388

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Vikingdad View Post
I looked them up and there are some good reviews on some sites. Hmm. Don't like them dissin' a FTF Brotha though.
yes i have bought a gun there in the past and have friends that have made some buys there but i bought from a guy that was working there then when i picked up my gun i met the owner she was short with me then but i paid no mind because i was anxious to get to the range which happens to be just down the road.this was the last straw for me i work hard for my money and will pay a little extra if i have to for good customer service.
__________________
No Bells.No Whistles.Just perfection.
rifleman1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 11:17 PM   #17
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
c3shooter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Third bunker on the right,Central Virginia
Posts: 17,770
Liked 10268 Times on 4428 Posts
Likes Given: 1626

Default

Hey- I think I was in there! Is this her?

__________________
What we have here is... failure- to communicate.
c3shooter is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 11:22 PM   #18
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rifleman1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Live Oak,California
Posts: 1,684
Liked 456 Times on 290 Posts
Likes Given: 1388

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by c3shooter View Post
ha ha hell that could have been her thirty years ago she even sounds like she has the same accent.
__________________
No Bells.No Whistles.Just perfection.
rifleman1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 11:54 PM   #19
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 804
Liked 26 Times on 22 Posts
Likes Given: 67

Default

I have walked out on a few gun shops when I get the hint of disrespect, misinformation, and plain ol' ignorance. A new gun store opened up near by, so I decided to stop in. I was actually looking to buy a .380 caliber for conceal carry, they had a Taurus PT 738 for $240.00.

I was digging into my pockets for the money when I asked about TulAmmo of my .45 JHP. The owner immediately slammed TulAmmo by saying he don't deal in junk ammo. I told him my 4595TS shot TulAmmo flawlessly, and if he stocked it I would buy from him. He foamed all over him self to the point that I could not, in good conscience to myself, buy the Taurus. I walked out, and have not been back since.

To this very day, every time I go by that shop, I do not see many vehicles parked out front.
Ranger-6 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-02-2012, 11:57 PM   #20
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rifleman1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Live Oak,California
Posts: 1,684
Liked 456 Times on 290 Posts
Likes Given: 1388

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ranger-6 View Post
I have walked out on a few gun shops when I get the hint of disrespect, misinformation, and plain ol' ignorance. A new gun store opened up near by, so I decided to stop in. I was actually looking to buy a .380 caliber for conceal carry, they had a Taurus PT 738 for $240.00.

I was digging into my pockets for the money when I asked about TulAmmo of my .45 JHP. The owner immediately slammed TulAmmo by saying he don't deal in junk ammo. I told him my 4595TS shot TulAmmo flawlessly, and if he stocked it I would buy from him. He foamed all over him self to the point that I could not, in good conscience to myself, buy the Taurus. I walked out, and have not been back since.

To this very day, every time I go by that shop, I do not see many vehicles parked out front.
i do not understand the mindset of the owner to run a business this way.
__________________
No Bells.No Whistles.Just perfection.
rifleman1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
I'm off to the gun store... trip286 1911 Forum 50 02-15-2012 07:10 PM
New gun store NGIB The Club House 17 09-15-2010 08:09 PM
New Alabama Gun Store. JiroZero713 The Club House 6 09-06-2009 12:17 AM
CMP Store Flint Rock General Rifle Discussion 4 02-14-2008 02:02 AM