Ever give a firearm as a house warming gift?

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Re: Ever give a firearm as a house warming gift?

Postby jeep45238 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:31 pm

Mr. Glock wrote:For the maybe-now-or-then shooter, who won’t CC, but will only use it in a high stress situation, simpler is better.

And it must be a reliable firearm.

Simple and Reliable, that’s it.




Used/surplus K frame (like a model 64)
GP100

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Re: Ever give a firearm as a house warming gift?

Postby 747tech » Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:33 pm

We have a niece who is gong to school for law enforcement and for her 21st we bought her a gun to use in her training.
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Re: Ever give a firearm as a house warming gift?

Postby AlanM » Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:52 am

Not house warming gifts as such, but I've helped arm two young women.

When my youngest daughter graduated from OSU my graduation present to her was a 9mm Stoeger Cougar, 3 extra 15 round magazines (5 total), 500 rounds of FMJ practice ammo, a box of HSTs, a mag. loader, a paddle holster, and a clamshell safe for her car.

A Charlottesville police officer acquaintance mentioned that she was thinking of getting a BUG so I asked where she would be shopping and ended up giving her a $200 gift certificate for that gun shop. Turned out that one of the clerks there was her pistol TO. She ended up getting a Glock 26 for her BUG.
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