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  • htxred

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    Apr 6, 2008
    inner loop houston
    so i just realized that i have been shooting for a little over a year now. i bought my very first gun in april of 2007. went as follows.

    springfield xd9 service
    glock 30
    glock 21sf
    para ordnance ssp 1911
    kimber pro carry
    para ordnance slim hawg
    dan wesson cbob (10mm)
    glock 27
    glock 30
    glock 26
    dan wesson cbob (.45acp)
    rock river ar15 pistol (bought for little over $300, sold for $525, lol)
    smith wesson mp15
    springfield emp
    springfield loaded full size 1911 (9mm)

    right now i only have the EMP and full size 9mm. i plan to build a glock later (g19 frame, g17 or g34 slide, grip reduction on frame, vanek trig pack) and i really want to fiddle with a SBR project (ar15 chambered in .45acp) but with the prices of ammo, the grand or more id spend in either of those projects will have to go to ammo.
    Target Sports


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    Mar 4, 2008
    Been collecting since I was 18(a long time ago).
    So far this year:
    Glock 37 45 gap
    Coharie MP5 9mm
    Winchester 1300 12ga
    Para Ordnance PXT745SD SSP 45
    CZ-52 7.62x25
    AK47 champion 223
    Two Rock Island 45s
    Colt agent 45
    Colt defender series 90 45
    Kimber pro ten 45
    DPMS a15 223
    and will be adding more when the tax stimulus ever gets here.:D

    Moe Howard

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    May 1, 2008
    Before conceal carry I rarely ever had more than one handgun. Once we got conceal carry everything changed. Handguns went from safe/nightstand duty to everyday working tools. This also created a need for different guns in size and type to fit all my different activities. I have been through so many guns over the past 10 years or so I have lost track, must be no less than 120.


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    Feb 21, 2008
    Austin, TX
    My birthday is coming up later this month. On my birthday last year I finally bought my first handgun. It's been just about a full year and this is what I've purchased since then:

    -1st gun was a S&W SW99 .40sw (shouldn't have sold it, good gun)
    -Taurus PT92 (awesome deal, bought new, came with ~5 extra mags!)
    -Sig P220 .45acp (Still have it, no matter what else I buy I keep coming back to this one)
    -Sig P225 (P6 version, same thing)
    -H&K P9S Combat
    -H&K HK4

    I'm hopeful a certain rare gun stays at a local dealer so I can purchase it for my b-day and eventually suppress it. :)


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    May 29, 2017
    Austin, TX
    I'm hopeful a certain rare gun stays at a local dealer so I can purchase it for my b-day and eventually suppress it. :)

    Which one?

    I bought my first gun in August of 2005 when I turned 21.

    - HK USP Compact .45
    - Kimber Custom II
    - HK P30
    - HK USP Elite .45
    - HK USP Compact .357 Sig
    - Mauser K98


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    Apr 5, 2008
    Trophy Club, Texas
    I've been around a lot of years and into guns most of those years. Maybe 20 years ago I sold most of my guns when I got bored with it. In the past couple of years I have started building my little collection up again. I currently have the guns listed in my signature.

    I just picked up the "new in box" H&K P7M8 yesterday. I actually chose it over a H&K Mk23, although the Mk23 is still available if I choose to get it also. (working on wife at present time). I'm trying to stick with the "not so run of the mill" H&K's. I got the FN Five-seveN due to it's controversial calibre and the outstanding price i got it for.

    Army 1911

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    Mar 17, 2008
    Dallas Texas or so
    I got my first 1911 when Eisenhower was president. I was 11 at the time
    Since then I have owned the following brands of pistols
    Colt, walther, ruger, S&W, Kimber, Springfield Baer, Randall, IMI, St. Etienne (french martiial arms from 1822) Luger, Mauser, and others that I don't remember. Most were purchased prior to the 1968 laws.

    The only shooter I ever had that was "plastic" was a Pea shooter in Elementary School and several water pistols.


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    Mar 4, 2008
    Eh, I can't even remember how many 4473's I've filled out and you want me to timeline my purchases?

    About all I can say is it's a damn good thing my wife understands my addiction.


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    Mar 5, 2008
    Far, far, far North Dallas
    Colt .25 auto pocket pistol Dad gave me. (wish to the good Lord I still had it now)
    Ruger standard .22
    Ruger Security Six six inch X 2
    Ruger MKI bull barrel
    S&W 686
    Springfield Armory 1911 marked NM
    Grendel .380
    Kel Tek P11
    Taurus model 85
    Taurus PT99
    various rifles and shotguns
    Taurus PT945
    Glock 30

    Some were sold, three were stolen:mad:, some are still around.
    Wish I still had them all.:D
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    Feb 23, 2008
    I bought a Remington "Viper" and a Lorcin .380 off a buddy of mine back when I was 20. I loved guns, but was in my early 20's without much money and trying to get a business started. They weren't high on my priority list. Fast foward to 2005, I had an offer from anothe buddy to trade some stereo equipment for an SKS and 10/22. I traded him, went shooting for the first the time in years and remembered how much I loved guns. Me and the wife went to the gun show about a month later and we bought a P22 and Hipoint Carbine. Then I decided I needed a shotgun. Enter the Maverick 88. Then came a PT-92 a few weeks later. And then I just started buying about a gun a month until I bought a house, then it slowed a little. Then business fell off and I have bought a gun in several months.:(

    Hopefully things will pick up soon and I can get back to my 1/mo. I was happy when I was able to do that.


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    May 8, 2008
    More than I can remember for sure.......but will try.

    1. S&W Military Police (Worn out when I got it.)
    2. Ruger 22 Auto
    3. S&W K-38 4"
    4. 1911 45 auto (Milsurp)
    5. Stoeger Luger (Dog)
    6. Ruger 22 Mag (interchangable cyls)
    7. Walther P-38 (Milsurp)
    8. 1911 45 auto (another milsurp)
    9. Colt Trooper .357
    10. S&W Chief's Special
    11. 1911 45 auto (another milsurp)
    12. Ruger 256
    13. Ruger 30 Carbine
    14. Colt Gov. Model
    15. S&W Highway Patrolman
    16. Luger 9MM (Milsurp)
    17. S&W K-38 (snub nosed)
    18. Colt Gold Cup
    19. S&W M-19 3" Stainless (CIA Model)
    20. S&W Hunter Classis .41 Mag.
    22. Ruger .22 Auto #2 and a target model also
    23. S&W .22 Stainless 4"
    24. S&W .22 Snubby (blue steel)
    25. Walther PPK 380
    26. Kimber .45 Auto
    27. Taurus PT-1911

    Only the Taurus, the S&W 22 w/4"bbl, the S&W 41 Mag, the stainless 3" 357 by S&W and my last Ruger .22 auto have stuck with me. The rest are history. Lugers were dogs. Most of the other Rugers were poor. All the govt 45's could be tuned and made to shoot good. Kimber 45 was very unremarkable and unreliable. Kimber quality control sucks. Most of the rest were good pistols. I remember several I left out but they were basically the same things. I always kept about 5 or 6 pistols at a time and have sort of "circulated them" over the years according to my whims.

    It's safe to say I love shooting pistols.:)


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    Mar 13, 2008
    South Central Texas
    Lets see....
    Winchester Model 94 Saddle Rifle, bought by my Dad, for me, two days after my birth.
    Smith K22 .22
    Smith 25-2 .45acp
    Ruger Redhawk .41mag 7.5" barrel
    Rossi 38 special revolver
    Ruger Single Six .22
    Colt 1911
    Para Ordnance Carry 12
    Sig Sauer P-220
    Sig Sauer P-245
    2-Ruger Redhawk .41 mag 5.5" barrel
    Ruger Redhawk .357mag
    Springfield GI WW2 Champion
    Kel-Tec P-11 9mm
    2-Taurus PT-145 45acp
    Springfield Black Stainless 5"
    Springfield 5" Loaded
    Kimber Custom 2
    Ruger Alaskan 44mag
    Springfield XD45 Service
    Wilson CQB
    Wilson CQB Compact
    Wilson Stainless Professional
    Stainless CZ75B
    3 Browning Hi Powers

    Enron Exec

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    Apr 23, 2008
    Behind 16 rnds of 9x19mm
    Picked up my first gun on 7-7-07, George W's birthday lol.

    Sig P226R in 357Sig; Love the cartridge and gun but it never really fit my hands. First gun lesson learned.
    P220 Elite; Perhaps the easiest gun to pick up and shoot, I love her!
    G19; Low bore axis, short trigger reset, dump'n mags in 2 secs.
    Ruger 10/22; Plink plink! Cheap cheap! ^_^
    Sig SH970 in 300Winmag; Big bark, big bite!
    Mossberg 930 SPX; Best lead delivery system on a budget!
    Eagle Arms Armalite AR-15; What can i say, every Texan needs an AR.
    Sig P225 P6; Great lil piece of W Germany.
    Ruger SP101 357Mag; Happy pocket bug.


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    May 19, 2008
    Bought my first gun this year in april, and I will keep adding

    Mossberg .22lr plinkster- best fun you can have for 100 bucks.
    Mossberg 500A 12G- the sound of pumping it make me smile
    glock 23- it's a glock, what more could you ask?
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