Bought a gun this year yet?


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eric.cartman
January 5, 2008, 09:04 PM
I did!
I just adopted a brand spanking new Glock 19 :D
Not I have the 17 and 19... next on the list is the 26 :D

Yea, guess which side I picked in the 9mm vs. .45 war :evil:

E.C.

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Intrepid Dad
January 5, 2008, 09:12 PM
Just a few hours ago I came home with a Springfield XD 9 Tactical (5"). It complements my XD 40 Service (4") quite nicely. :)

Blackbeard
January 5, 2008, 09:13 PM
I bought a Buckmark on New Year's Eve, but I picked it up this year. Does that count?

Big Boomer
January 5, 2008, 09:20 PM
December 31st close enough? A mossberg M590A1 12 gauge! An early B-day present from the wife.

http://i180.photobucket.com/albums/x46/metalburner/gatling_gun.gif

Sun195
January 5, 2008, 09:30 PM
Picked up a Marlin 336C 30.30 today.

loose cannon
January 5, 2008, 09:30 PM
you go eric lol.9mm glocks are excellent weapons!

i own 2 g26s(my most ccw'ed gun)and a g19 i aquired last month as a christmas present to myself.my first glock was a 1993 g19 and i think the new ones shoot somewhat better.

before this years out i will add a g34 to the pile,this will be set up as my idea of the ultimate home defense pistol;good sights trigger system,extended cap mag(g17mag+taylor+10 extension=28rounds ready to repel boarders.will also add a light laser combo(hopefully insight will have one with a green laser diode by then).

my reasons for prefering 9mm;my ability to strike a target accuratly 3 times in the time i take to hit it twice with a 45acp or 40s&w.handguns are'nt the best stoppers so i belive that its best to get as many on target as quick as possible to stop the threat.

just remember 9mm relys on good ammo to stop,my ammo of choice is fed bple 9mm 115gr jhp +p+ which does 1250fps from a g26 and somewhat more from longer barreled glocks.

loose cannon
January 5, 2008, 09:37 PM
forgot to mention i picked up a h&r mod 622 6"barreled 22 cal wheelgun.

well used with a little surface rust and a goofy part plastic hammerspring guide that had the plastic part broken.good thing gunparts corp makes a all metal part which for a bit less than $20 they'll send me.thats all it needs to be able to give me another way to shoot cheap 22lr that wont feed in autos.

all told she'll set me back a total of $120

not to shabby imho:)

Nikdfish
January 5, 2008, 09:41 PM
Waiting on a CMP service grade Garand. It hasn't hit the cc yet ...

Nick

modifiedbrowning
January 5, 2008, 09:43 PM
I'll be picking up my Walther P-1 within the next month. I'm seriously considering putting a Sig P-6 on layaway tommorrow.

The Lone Haranguer
January 5, 2008, 09:47 PM
Not yet. Patience! :neener:

bullockcm
January 5, 2008, 09:48 PM
Not yet bet thinking about a Savage 16FCSS in .243 sometime early this year.

ADKWOODSMAN
January 5, 2008, 09:50 PM
From a buddy. A Remington Model 7 in .222 Rem. with receiver site.

gunman42782
January 5, 2008, 09:50 PM
I bought two in December, but none so far this year.

Big45
January 5, 2008, 09:51 PM
Proud new papa of my first Glock on Friday. 23C.

mainebear
January 5, 2008, 09:54 PM
Just picked up a nice little P-3AT for my briefcase. Yeah baby!!!!

evilelvis
January 5, 2008, 09:54 PM
yup a Glock 21SF at 5pm

subierex
January 5, 2008, 09:59 PM
Bought one right before the holidays. SWMBO would have my head if I brought it up.

/ie. I'm already looking

TheReeves
January 5, 2008, 10:06 PM
Kahr CW40, Glock 19 is on the lays-away.

Educated Hillbilly
January 5, 2008, 10:20 PM
Not yet. Low on cash. Tried to trade off my HK USP Tactical in .45, but was not offered a very good deal. Starting to get all shaky, has been over a year since I purchased a new gun. I think I am about to go through withdrawal.

Cannonball888
January 5, 2008, 10:23 PM
Colt AR15 SP1. Bought it in December and received it in January. Close enough.

66912
January 5, 2008, 10:37 PM
Picked up my MKIII Stainless Hunter yesterday!

SouthpawShootr
January 5, 2008, 11:19 PM
I'm still thinking.

Might be an M&P compact

A dealer I know has a nice S&W 6946

My dad has expressed a willingness to part with his Walther P99 QA

I really like the new S&W 40 Centennial.

And I want a BFR in 45-70.

I'd like to get a couple of AR15s before November.

Decisions, decisions.

M2 Carbine
January 5, 2008, 11:25 PM
Bought one of the new Ruger 10/22 pistols today. I didn't even know they were out yet.

When I got home I put a BSA Red Dot sight on it and let a friend and his boy run some magazines through it.

Pretty impressive. At 25 yards, with some 20+ year old Remington HV ammo they were scaring inch groups.

Tomorrow I think I'll have some time to put a scope on it and see how it does at some distance.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v135/Bell406_206B/Ruger1022pistol.jpg

no_problem
January 5, 2008, 11:34 PM
I have one that I am in the middle of a transaction with. Will report when I get it.

Recently, over the last two years or so, I have added the following to my collection:

PA63 9x18,
Rock Island 1911A1 .45 ACP
Rock Island 1911A2 .45 ACP
SPAS 12
Yugo M70AB2 Underfolder
M1A .308
Uzi Model B

XavierBreath
January 5, 2008, 11:37 PM
Yes. Kimber Pro Carry.

http://bayourovers.com/KimberProCarryCocobolo.jpg

Roccobro
January 6, 2008, 12:24 AM
Yes, CZ-52. Should be here Monday.

Justin

CajunBass
January 6, 2008, 01:07 AM
Sorry. I couldn't wait for "this" year. Got it on the 28th.

http://i21.photobucket.com/albums/b292/CajunBass/DSCF0016.jpg

Remington 597, Bushnell 4X32.

MKEITH
January 6, 2008, 02:14 AM
Not yet. Might be a while, seeing as I'm saving up to buy my dad a pistol for a retirement gift.

ArmedBear
January 6, 2008, 02:26 AM
Still paying for the last of the guns I bought last year...:D

And an old lady bought a beautiful old LAPD-engraved 60 Chief's Special while I was hemming and hawing over whether to buy it. Oh well, she needs it more than me. The trigger was really light and smooth; obviously had been worked, and by someone who knew what he was doing. She apparently couldn't pull a DA trigger on most other guns due to arthritis.

Still, though, it was a beauty.:)

arflattop
January 6, 2008, 02:32 AM
I'm afraid so. I was hoping to make it until at least February before I fell, but today a S&W 642 followed me home................my wife was in the gun store with me, just egging me on :neener:. I'm a lucky man!

craig
January 6, 2008, 02:33 AM
got one of those so called crappy wasr2's.:cool:

i got lucky. it's straight and goes bang everytime i pull the trigger.:neener:

Hoppy590
January 6, 2008, 02:35 AM
busy feeding all the stuff i bought last year

VARifleman
January 6, 2008, 02:44 AM
No, but I hope to by march.

Rule556
January 6, 2008, 02:54 AM
Yes, I have. I picked up a CZ-82 at a gunshow last Sunday. I've only put 150 rounds through it so far, but I'm quite impressed by it.

Barr
January 6, 2008, 04:28 AM
CMP M1 Garand with ammo.

.cheese.
January 6, 2008, 04:30 AM
I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO BUY! :(

I have the cash.... and would love to add to my little collection, but I can't figure out what I would buy that wouldn't be frivelous and filling a need that isn't already filled with my other guns.

Only thing I can think of is a Kahr PM40 or MK40.

Jeffreii
January 6, 2008, 04:35 AM
Sounds like you are racking up a glock collection. When is glock going to come out with a buy one get 19 free deal?

Congrats and hope you enjoy it. All you makin' me jealous as I didn't get anything or even use anything yet this year. That sounds horrible! I haven't shot a gun ALL YEAR! I'll have to change that tomorrow. Thanks for bringing it to my attention.

I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO BUY!

I have the cash....
well, that is an EASY one! Flip open Gun Cartridges of the World, first one you dont have anything in..ehhh..you have the cash...all the ones you don't have anything chambered in, order!

Kind of Blued
January 6, 2008, 06:33 AM
Not yet. After these bills and stuff I'm going to be living for FREE for the next 6-12 months, so I'm making a list.

S&W 642
CC Class & Training
Holster or two
DPMS LR 204
DPMS AP4 Carbine
Mossberg 930 SPX
Lots and lots of high cap AK, AR, and various handgun mags.

All basically in potential fear of our next president.

Reload45
January 6, 2008, 09:25 AM
Yes. PX4 Storm 45.

45Badger
January 6, 2008, 09:41 AM
"a" gun? nope. coupla guns? yep. Also moved a couple out.

I call it re-balancing the arsenal.......:neener:

NGIB
January 6, 2008, 09:51 AM
Picked up my Sig P6 on Friday, did order it late 2007 though...

Barbara
January 6, 2008, 09:53 AM
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Ben Shepherd
January 6, 2008, 10:21 AM
Yup. Brought home a couple saiga 12s, a 10-22, a winchester model 70 XTR 30-06, and I FINALLY found my marlin lever action in 41 mag.

Now I'm certifiably BROKE. But I'm grinning ear to ear.

SevenŠ
January 6, 2008, 10:25 AM
Put a PT1911 on lay-away this past Friday.

Vaarok
January 6, 2008, 10:52 AM
Of course. Couple more Turkish Mausers.

IME
January 6, 2008, 11:51 AM
I picked up a Mossberg 590 yesterday at the at the Roanoke Valley gun show. While I'm sitting there doing the paperwork, the guy sitting next to me was just humming away, happy as a clam at high tide. "Did you get something?" I asked. "Yep" he said, "it's right over there."

The guy pointed to a 50 caliber machine gun that looked like it was every bit of five feet long.

"Where in the hell are you going to shoot that thing?" I asked. He replied "I've set up a range that's a mile long on my property. Where I live, the neighbors will never even hear it."

I could only shake my head in amazement and wish him well as he left.

denfoote
January 6, 2008, 03:26 PM
Not exactly.
The PF9 I bought in December had to go back to KT.
When I get it back, either later this month or next, it will have a new frame, which tecnically means it will be a new gun!!

Lucky Strike
January 6, 2008, 04:30 PM
Kind of suppose.

I bought a Ruger GP100 the last week of december but won't be able to actually pick it up from my FFL till Monday.

I also put down 50% on a Taurus Tracker .22 order about four weeks ago (the guy at the shop said it should take about 3 days to get one).......a month has gone by and they still haven't been able to get one in.

Marktaylor99
January 6, 2008, 04:49 PM
Got a Ploy Tech M14S yesterday :p Man it is sweet. .308 ammo is so dang expensive right now though.

Scorpiusdeus
January 6, 2008, 04:53 PM
S&w M&p .40

col_tapiocca
January 6, 2008, 06:11 PM
Just ordered a unissued polish Mosin Nagant M44. I'll get it this saturday!

atek3
January 6, 2008, 06:25 PM
Two more already. One AR-15 lower, one 380 ACP.

Gator
January 6, 2008, 06:57 PM
Two so far, both pre-lock S&Ws; a 57 no dash and a 696-1. :D

distra
January 6, 2008, 08:10 PM
Browning Citori O/U 12ga 28" barrels to match my 20ga. :D

Constantine-p89
January 6, 2008, 08:11 PM
Kimber Custom II and Charter Arms Undercover.

Walkalong
January 6, 2008, 08:12 PM
Got an AR lower on the way. Does that count? Looking for a 28.

Rokyudai
January 6, 2008, 08:31 PM
Bought a Sig P239 (9mm) on the 5th and ran 100 rds. through it today. It's a fun gun to shoot!

oklahoma caveman
January 6, 2008, 08:35 PM
well iv got a ria tac on the way.

Ratshooter
January 6, 2008, 08:48 PM
Got a marlin 25 off gunbroker last night. I bought at least 14 guns last year that i can remember. I'm not buying near that many this year.

I hope.

fast eddie
January 6, 2008, 09:52 PM
Not yet but my son's 17th b-day is in May; a Remington Model 7 is in his future.

possum
January 6, 2008, 10:03 PM
sounds like a great way to start the year

UTdave
January 6, 2008, 10:05 PM
I unexpectedly bought a Taurus pt1911 on Friday when I stumbled across a good price on a classified ad. Then my CFP finally showed up yesterday, so I had to go out and buy a Kahr CW9 right away. I needed a small CC gun, plus it's a steal since I don't have to pay the $7.50 for a background check anymore, plus $380 seemed like a good price... at least that's how I justified buying a gun two days in a row :D

barkingowl
January 6, 2008, 10:07 PM
I bought a Kimber Ultra Raptor & a suppressor for my Cobb BA-50.

LT1coupe
January 6, 2008, 10:11 PM
S&W 642 for my wife

Mauserguy
January 6, 2008, 11:32 PM
Yeah, I just signed up for a new Colt 1911 (1991A1). She is a beautiful auto.
Mauserguy

Rumble
January 7, 2008, 12:09 AM
Kinda made a resolution not to buy any more this year, and instead focus on using the ones I have a whole bunch.

However, I find myself drawn to mid-size .357 revolvers, so I can't promise unswerving adherence to my resolution.

outdoorman63
January 7, 2008, 12:42 AM
i bought a xd 9mm the other day and hte wife bought a nra buckmark

Bazooka Joe71
January 7, 2008, 12:51 AM
DPMS LR-308B

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h200/benrulez71/AR10.jpg

Actually, i got it at the end of December, hope that counts.:)

bigcim
January 7, 2008, 01:07 AM
I bought a xd9 with a stainless slide and on tuesday I will be forking over the $1200 for a kimber eclipse custom in 10mm

NetJunkie
January 7, 2008, 01:15 AM
These two:

http://www.the-nashes.net/images/FNs.jpg

lookn4varmints
January 7, 2008, 01:26 AM
On Monday, 1-7-08, I'll pick up my new Sako 75 Varmint Laminated Stainless in .22-250. I'm keeping my fingers crossed for a real tack-driver.

http://i257.photobucket.com/albums/hh211/lookn4varmints/Sako75Varmintlamstainless.jpg

Freedomv
January 7, 2008, 01:33 AM
I saw a Taurus Titanium .45 ACP Saturday at the gun show, kind of liked it, went home and did a little research. Went back today and bought it--new in the box $425.00. I'll probably shoot it in the morning.
Another gun show this coming week end, if I don't like it I guess it will get traded off.

Vern

Roccobro
January 7, 2008, 03:57 AM
Oops, add another CZ-52 and a Marlin 336cs since yesterday. :o

Justin

rono
January 7, 2008, 09:59 AM
Thinking about a used GP100 a local shop has in the case but waiting to see what Cabelas has on sale this week....

Ron

GTSteve03
January 7, 2008, 10:04 AM
Got a nice Romanian SKS yesterday! Now I just need a ton of stripper clips to load.

Thinking about picking up a S&W M&P9 before the 2 free mags and $50 off deal expires.

I also need a good pump-action 12 gauge.

And eventually I want a suppressed 22LR pistol... argh, so many guns, so little money! :o

The Annoyed Man
January 7, 2008, 12:14 PM
No, but I did buy a Bushmaster Varminter on 12/29/07. Does that count? Come to think of it, I bought 4 fairly expensive firearms in 2007:

1. Remington 700 VSF
2. Sig 1911 Revolution Carry Stainless
3. H&K USPc
4. Bushmaster Varminter

Plus 2 reasonably expensive rifle scopes:

1. Leupold VX-III 4.5-14x50mm
2. Burris XTR Tactical 3-12x50mm

Now I've got to save up for a deer lease, so no new firearms for a while. :D

kamagong
January 7, 2008, 01:09 PM
I bought a 452 Trainer on December 29th. California mandates a ten-day waiting period before you take possession so I won't have it in my hands until this Saturday. Does that count?

I'm also waiting on a CMP Garand.

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