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phoinixbird 05-09-2010 02:14 AM

My 1st new gun!!!
 
I just bought a Ruger LCP today. This is the first gun that I have bought brand new. I'm really excited to go to the range next weekend and try it out. I've got a question though... Is there anything I need to do before using it for the first time? (i.e. clean it, oil it, etc.) Like I said this is the first brand new handgun I've ever had. I'll post pics and a range report later. By the way, I paid $289.99 in case anyone was wondering. They would only sell me one box of ball ammo and one box of hollow point because of the shortage in .380 ammo.

NitroxAZ 05-09-2010 02:16 AM

Congratulations. The first new one is exciting. Let us know what you think and post a range report.

canebrake 05-09-2010 02:42 AM

Run a patch down the barrel and load the mag!

Have fun, hang on and provide us with some gun porn.

RugerShootinGal 05-09-2010 03:43 AM

Nice I just got one for Mothers Day I havent shot mine yet but I will as soon as I can:D

doctherock 05-09-2010 06:08 AM

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Originally Posted by phoinixbird (Post 282619)
I just bought a Ruger LCP today. This is the first gun that I have bought brand new. I'm really excited to go to the range next weekend and try it out. I've got a question though... Is there anything I need to do before using it for the first time? (i.e. clean it, oil it, etc.) Like I said this is the first brand new handgun I've ever had. I'll post pics and a range report later. By the way, I paid $289.99 in case anyone was wondering. They would only sell me one box of ball ammo and one box of hollow point because of the shortage in .380 ammo.

No shortage here in Astoria, Oregon. Fred Myers must have 30 boxes on the shelf ready for sale in FMJ and hollow point,

CA357 05-09-2010 02:37 PM

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Originally Posted by canebrake (Post 282629)
Run a patch down the barrel and load the mag!

Have fun, hang on and provide us with some gun porn.

What Cane said. :cool:

JoeParker 05-09-2010 03:05 PM

Congratz on the new gun there, sir!

phoinixbird 05-09-2010 08:50 PM

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Here's some photos... The last photo is the Ruger LCP w/ my FEG PJK-9HP (Browning Hi-Power) for size comparison.

Aenima 05-09-2010 08:52 PM

looks like a beauty sir! Nice purchase, hope you have fun next weekend with it :D

Jo da Plumbr 05-09-2010 10:40 PM

Very cool gun. Enjoy.


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