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Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-21-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Spider
Yeah. Plus I didn't include action involving my...

Yeah. Plus I didn't include action involving my old Fanner Fifty or any of my squirt guns.
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-20-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Spider
Have You Ever Had to Draw Your Concealed Gun for Personal Protection?

This is anonymous, of course, as the first thread I started on the subject should have been.

I'm just curious as to how often this happens in civilian life. It is something that would not often...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-20-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,183
Posted By Spider
Thank you for the "thank you, WDB!" Amongst...

Thank you for the "thank you, WDB!"

Amongst those who served with me, we're all a quite bit more free with our recollections, lessons learned from years of contemplation, etc.

Here, in a...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-19-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,183
Posted By Spider
I'm puzzled by these responses. Not that I don't...

I'm puzzled by these responses. Not that I don't understand the logic in them, I'm just puzzled by these answers to such a simple query here: have you, as a civilian, ever had to draw your...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-19-2011, 12:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,183
Posted By Spider
Have you ever had to draw your gun for protection?

I'm curious about how many here in these forums have actually had to take their weapon out of its holster (glove compartment, etc..) and wield it in the direction of a perceived dangerous person.
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Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-18-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,195
Posted By Spider
Wow. Thanks for the info; now I'll stop...

Wow. Thanks for the info; now I'll stop thinking, "any day now."

During our ccw class it was mentioned that Utah is slow. The instructor even had photos of each stage of the procedure,...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-18-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,195
Posted By Spider
That whole thing reminds me of the "saturday...

That whole thing reminds me of the "saturday night special" anti-gun logic going on in California years ago. The waiting period from point of purchase to actually picking up the gun was debated for...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-18-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
That sounds pretty good. I do think you might by...

That sounds pretty good. I do think you might by right about a difference between local media and national "news." The big money from ads demand sensationalism, fear-mongering and often a left-wing...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-18-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,195
Posted By Spider
Yeah. I mailed off the app, etc for the Utah...

Yeah. I mailed off the app, etc for the Utah permit on the same day. Still waiting.
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-18-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,195
Posted By Spider
That's amazing. I personally took my app and...

That's amazing. I personally took my app and proof of CCW class and birth certifiate, picture ID and the fee to the Nebraska State Patrol office, got fingerprinted right there, and have been waiting...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-18-2011, 11:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,195
Posted By Spider
No background check? I'd be worried about who...

No background check? I'd be worried about who can get a permit there if there is no thorough background check.

Forgive me if that point was addressed in the thread, I did not read every post.
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-16-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
A good step in the right direction. But will...

A good step in the right direction.

But will it sell ads as well as, "Gunman's Victim Bleeds to Death on Sidewalk Before Paramedics Arrive at Scene."
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-14-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
I like those.. first time I've seen them. That...

I like those.. first time I've seen them. That part explaining about the permit/background check, etc is very good.

Thanks for the links!
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-14-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
I agree in spirit with what you're saying. But...

I agree in spirit with what you're saying. But in actuality the weight of law here in Nebraska is spelled out for us (as quoted earlier in this thread): it basically tells us that to carry in a "no...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-13-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
I'm with you on that! But I think they should...

I'm with you on that! But I think they should address the issue from the standpoint of just who would obey such a sign.

Also, regarding press attitides about guns, the "law abiding" part of "law...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-13-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
In my state it is against the law to carry a...

In my state it is against the law to carry a firearm into an establishment that has "no firearms" clearly posted (usually the red circle with a slash through a pic of a handgun), so your advice...
Firearms Forum: Legal and Activism 05-13-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,319
Posted By Spider
The News Media and Gun Rights

During the concealed carry class I took several weeks ago the instructor spent a few minutes pointing out something that hadn't occurred to me: the phrase, "a shooting" or "a gunman" is used without...
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-11-2011, 08:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Spider
^^^this^^^

^^^this^^^
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-09-2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,066
Posted By Spider
Hopefully you'll never suffer such a break in.....

Hopefully you'll never suffer such a break in.. and hopefully if anybody does there is no firearm in the hand of the perp.
Firearms Forum: Concealed Carrying & Personal Protection 05-07-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,066
Posted By Spider
Nicely put, therewolf. The only difference in my...

Nicely put, therewolf. The only difference in my thinking/experience is that my snubby just wields faster by a split second than my 5 and 6 inch barrel guns... so, the snubby it is for sd.
Firearms Forum: Revolver Handguns 05-07-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,071
Posted By Spider
New guy chiming in on the revolver vs semi-auto...

New guy chiming in on the revolver vs semi-auto discussion.

My experience is that revolvers are more reliable over several boxes of ammo than autos. It seems like a coincidence as I read this...
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