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CSATiger
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The Battlefield
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Your first firearm?

With all the craziness now on getting new ones, I was reflecting on old ones.
My first-when I was about 12 (1969) my Dad bought me a shotgun for Christmas. Single shot 12 gauge 3". The brand is a Foremost made by Savage and sold through J C Pennys. It will still bust your shoulder, but shoots good.


aVatiger
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Springville, Va/Portland, Me
Member since Jan 2006
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re: Your first firearm?
depends.. i'd like to think my BB gun was my first gun

i love my bb gun


mylsuhat
New Orleans Saints Fan
NOLA
Member since Mar 2008
40090 posts

re: Your first firearm?
My first non air rifle was a Remington Model 7 .243 (age 7)
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Ole Geauxt
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KnowLa.
Member since Dec 2007
39720 posts

re: Your first firearm?
Confed., I can't remember... Probly had something to do with a ball and a ramrod..


Langston
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Cenla
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re: Your first firearm?
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My first non air rifle

20 guage New England Firearms single shot. About 7 yrs old.


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Homme Formidable
Lamar Fan
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Member since Nov 2008
234 posts

re: Your first firearm?
My first centerfire firearm was my Glock 17.
My first rimfire firearm was a Remington 522 Viper.
My first shotgun was a Winchester Model 1300 Defender.

Ah, the memories.


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Charter n Coke
LSU Fan
Member since Jan 2013
2786 posts

re: Your first firearm?
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My first non air rifle was a Remington Model 7 .243 (age 7


this or maybe a crack barrel .410


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JAB528
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The Mexican Ocean
Member since Jun 2012
15081 posts

re: Your first firearm?
My first firearm was a winchester .410 that was my grandpa's. I never knew him, my dad didnt even know his own father, he passed about 2 months before my dad was born. Its one of the few things we still have of his. It ain't the prettiest gun in the world, but it is very, very special to me. I still shoot it all the time.


jimbeam
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University of LSU
Member since Oct 2011
37271 posts

re: Your first firearm?
BB gun
Pellet gun
870


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CSATiger
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The Battlefield
Member since Aug 2010
3346 posts

re: Your first firearm?
flintlock or percusion?


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El Josey Wales
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Greater Geismar
Member since Nov 2007
22710 posts

re: Your first firearm?
First shotgun: .410 crack barrel at 6

First rifle : Rem model 7 .243 at 9

First pistol: Ruger single six .22 at 11

I've been hooked since the first one.


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braindeadboxer
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Utopia
Member since Nov 2011
5015 posts

re: Your first firearm?
A camo bb gun.

First "real" gun was an old .410 crackbarrel. Dad had to saw a couple inches off the stock for it to fit me. Made my eye too close to the hammer and I got gashed once while trying to shoot a squirrel straight up above me. I'm still scared of .410's.

First rifle was a .243 Remington. All 3 of these guns along with my 20 gauge youth model Remington 870 were stolen when I was a kid. fricking hate thieves. That .410 and bbgun were worth maybe 75 bucks together yet they were priceless to me.


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aVatiger
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Springville, Va/Portland, Me
Member since Jan 2006
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re: Your first firearm?
quote:

Probly had something to do with a ball and a ramrod..






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oleyeller
Tennessee Fan
Down South
Member since Oct 2012
14474 posts

re: Your first firearm?
Of course bb gun
First real gun was new england single shot 20ga "still have it" i guess ive had it now almost 20yr
First centerfire savage youth 308 "sold it when i got 18 because too small for me and i needed deer rifle, and had no money to buy new one, wish wouldnt had now" sold it and bought winchester 270wsm and still own it


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tenfoe
Member since Jun 2011
3519 posts

re: Your first firearm?
Daisy BB gun (4 or 5 yrs old)

New England .410 crackbarrel (5)

Sheridan .20 cal (7)

Rem 700 .270 (9)


Tiger inTampa
LSU Fan
Tampa, FL
Member since Sep 2009
1103 posts

re: Your first firearm?
11 years old. Stevens "crack barrel" .410.

3 squirrels and 1 rabbit the first weekend I got it.
Thought I was a freaking hunter then boy!


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Bullredbf
LSU Fan
thibodaux
Member since Feb 2013
500 posts

re: Your first firearm?
Red ryder bb gun
First shotgun 12 ga ithaca featherweight won at du banquet


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THEdeathvalley
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Sep 2010
3166 posts

re: Your first firearm?
First gun I personally bought myself.
-Glock 19

First gun that was "mine"
Remington 1100 20g


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QuietTiger
LSU Fan
New Orleans
Member since Dec 2003
20568 posts

re: Your first firearm?
Rem bolt action .22. Probably 10 yrs. old I would guess.


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El Josey Wales
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Greater Geismar
Member since Nov 2007
22710 posts

re: Your first firearm?
First gun I bought myself was a Sig P220 at 17.


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