Man Blows up his house with a 30-06!
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > General Firearms Forums > Training & Safety >

Man Blows up his house with a 30-06!


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-26-2011, 07:27 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
silverado113's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eastern,Iowa
Posts: 2,994
Liked 360 Times on 224 Posts
Likes Given: 167

Default Man Blows up his house with a 30-06!

Please learn about your new gun when it's unloaded!


Couple feels lucky to have escaped blast - Daily Inter Lake: Top Story
__________________
"Regardless of whether justified of not, you will feel sad about killing another human being. It is better to be sad than to be room temperature." - Joe B Fricks.


Member:
01 FFL, GOFFA, NRA, GOA, IAVA, VFW, ABATE of Iowa D15.
silverado113 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 10-26-2011, 09:40 PM   #2
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JonM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Rochester WI,Rochester WI
Posts: 19,237
Liked 6791 Times on 3610 Posts
Likes Given: 506

Default

they live at "Coot Court" heh
__________________
"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." L. Neil Smith

The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...

"I crapped my pants to avoid the draft!!" -Ted Nugent
JonM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 01:14 AM   #3
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Reno,Texas
Posts: 10,211
Liked 6579 Times on 3639 Posts
Likes Given: 27929

Default

Wow, they are lucky they weren't at home.
texaswoodworker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 01:35 AM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
silverado113's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eastern,Iowa
Posts: 2,994
Liked 360 Times on 224 Posts
Likes Given: 167

Default

I agree texas, it could have been a lot worse for them.
__________________
"Regardless of whether justified of not, you will feel sad about killing another human being. It is better to be sad than to be room temperature." - Joe B Fricks.


Member:
01 FFL, GOFFA, NRA, GOA, IAVA, VFW, ABATE of Iowa D15.
silverado113 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 06:41 AM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
RufusTFirefly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Tucson,AZ
Posts: 127
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default

Where does it say it was a 30-06?
RufusTFirefly is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 03:17 PM   #6
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
silverado113's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eastern,Iowa
Posts: 2,994
Liked 360 Times on 224 Posts
Likes Given: 167

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by RufusTFirefly View Post
Where does it say it was a 30-06?
It doesn't say it in the article but the News Talk station that I was listening to had an interview with the man and that's where the 30-06 came from.
__________________
"Regardless of whether justified of not, you will feel sad about killing another human being. It is better to be sad than to be room temperature." - Joe B Fricks.


Member:
01 FFL, GOFFA, NRA, GOA, IAVA, VFW, ABATE of Iowa D15.
silverado113 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 03:29 PM   #7
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Overkill0084's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Weber County, Utah
Posts: 4,694
Liked 3239 Times on 1624 Posts
Likes Given: 426

Default

Quote:
That morning at about 5:45 a.m., Art Wright was getting familiar with a new rifle when he accidentally fired it into the floor of the home, possibly rupturing a gas line.
"Boom! Cool, it works. Time to hit the woods." WTF?
__________________
Cheers,
Greg
MSgt, USAF, Retired
NRA Life Member

The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody had decided not to see. - Ayn Rand
Overkill0084 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2011, 04:10 PM   #8
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
silverado113's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Eastern,Iowa
Posts: 2,994
Liked 360 Times on 224 Posts
Likes Given: 167

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Overkill0084 View Post
"Boom! Cool, it works. Time to hit the woods." WTF?
Yeah I don't get #1 why you would be getting use to a new rifle while its loaded and #2 with said rifle being loaded why in the hell did you pull the trigger!
__________________
"Regardless of whether justified of not, you will feel sad about killing another human being. It is better to be sad than to be room temperature." - Joe B Fricks.


Member:
01 FFL, GOFFA, NRA, GOA, IAVA, VFW, ABATE of Iowa D15.
silverado113 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2011, 05:24 AM   #9
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 238
Liked 41 Times on 26 Posts
Likes Given: 14

Default

What a dumb ass.
onenut58 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 06:22 PM   #10
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 6,698
Liked 2611 Times on 1484 Posts
Likes Given: 2004

Default

I follow some common sense rules at home.

1) If it's not the 1 gun being used for HD/SD, it stays unloaded.

2) Always double check to be sure it's unloaded,

every time you pick it up.

3) Wait until arrival at hunting-shooting-range destination to load

any firearm.

The really screwy thing here is 30.06 isn't even close to a HD

caliber...
therewolf is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Taurus 357 -blows up martyd Revolver Handguns 38 11-23-2012 08:31 PM
Arizona Rancher Blows Away Bureaucrats at Border Hearing! Bigcountry02 Politics, Religion and Controversy 6 04-18-2011 09:48 PM
Milwaukee Police Sgt Blows a .18 Charged W/DUI alsaqr Legal and Activism 2 12-08-2010 12:30 PM
Colt 1911 blows up sarge_257 General Handgun Discussion 9 11-19-2010 04:19 AM
Firearms Freedom Act - Brady Bunch Blows Brief! G36Girl Legal and Activism 3 05-20-2010 11:35 PM



Newest Threads