1. New Member Introductions

      Welcome to Northwest Firearms! Grab a chair and tell us a bit about yourself.
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    2. General Firearm Discussion

      Our most popular section for general gun talk and firearm-related discussion.
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    3. Education & Training

      Ask questions and discuss firearm education, gun safety, training classes, first aid, mental preparedness, tactical strategies, theoretical situations, and more.
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      Latest: CCW course Oregon coast area Arejay, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:33 PM
    4. Defensive Carry & Self Defense

      Discussion about open carry, concealed carry, EDC rigs, concealed handgun and pistol licenses (CHL and CPL), and laws of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.
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    5. Preparedness & Survival

      Meet preppers of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Discuss what-if scenarios, plans, HAM radio, skill building, food storage, water purification, and shelter.
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    6. Women Shooters

      Topics pertaining to female gun owners of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.
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      Latest: Question for you ladies Susanlpta, Apr 16, 2017
    7. Off Topic

      This section is for non-firearm topics, so join us around the campfire and let us know what's on your mind.
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    1. Community Outreach

      Organizing and supporting those who wish to get out and do more to make a positive impact on the firearm community.
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    2. Events & Get Togethers

      Going shooting? Want company? This is the section for local events and meet-ups.
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    3. Outdoor Shooting Areas

      For those of you willing to share your secret outdoor shooting spots.
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      Latest: North Fork Wolf Creek Shooting Lanes Cosimel, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:28 AM
    4. Competitive Shooting

      From IDPA to forum postal matches, it all goes here.
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      Latest: Closest 3 gunning to portland? h4344, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:08 AM
    5. Northwest Hunting

      Pacific Northwest big game, small game, varmint, waterfowl, upland game bird, and everything else.
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      Latest: Hunting Hats...Hush K-22, Apr 26, 2017 at 5:57 PM
    6. Northwest Fishing

      Pacific Northwest fishing discussion.
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      Latest: Puget Sound Fish? jsparks747, Apr 24, 2017 at 10:28 PM
    7. Want To Try

      This is the place for people looking try something before making a purchase.
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      Latest: I want to try Coyote hunting... The Nothing, Apr 24, 2017 at 10:57 PM
    8. Business Discussion & Reviews

      This is the place to discuss area gun shops, clubs, ranges, gunsmiths, and other firearm-related businesses.
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      Latest: 5D Tactical, 80% Jig Review Espire, Apr 26, 2017 at 4:50 PM
    1. Handgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of handguns
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      Latest: Who's Got a CZ? The Guilty Pleasure Aero Denezol, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:49 AM
    2. Rifle Discussion

      Discuss all types of rifles
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      Latest: Help me plan an AR pistol build? Caveman Jim, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:17 AM
    3. Shotgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of shotguns
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      Latest: Tactical shotgun light? SnapShot, Apr 25, 2017 at 9:56 PM
    4. NFA Weapon Discussion

      This section is for machine guns, short barreled rifles, short barreled shotguns, suppressors, destructive devices, and AOW's.
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      Latest: What is your quietest centerfire rifle? Felman, Apr 27, 2017 at 2:47 PM
    5. Curio & Relic Discussion

      Discussion section for all types of curio & relic firearms.
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      Latest: 8mm Mauser JS Certaindeaf, Apr 27, 2017 at 2:13 PM
    6. Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion

      A section for air powered guns.
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      Latest: Hydraulic press vs Airsoft Dyjital, Mar 26, 2017
    7. Knives & Other Discussion

      Knives, bows, spatulas, pointy sticks, etc.
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      Latest: MI: Switchblade Ban Repeal Passes Senate ... RicInOR, Apr 26, 2017 at 9:26 AM
    1. Ammunition & Reloading

      .17 to 22mm and everything in between.
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      Latest: Bad Winchester .308 brass Rick4070, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:03 AM
    2. Gear & Accessories

      Discussion about firearm gear and accessories
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      Latest: Revolver grips Cardoff, Apr 26, 2017 at 8:38 AM
    3. Scopes & Optics

      Discussion about scopes and optics.
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      Latest: Vortex Golden Eagle Otter, Apr 26, 2017 at 4:51 PM
    4. Gun Safes & Secure Storage

      Gun safe and secure firearm storage discussion
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    5. Maintenance & Gunsmithing

      Have a problem? This section covers all aspects of firearm care and maintenance, troubleshooting, gunsmithing, refinishing, and repair.
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      Latest: 80% 1911 kit? KeepnitReel, Apr 25, 2017 at 11:01 PM
    1. Supporting Vendor Promotions & Information

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      Latest: WE ARE MOVING! NWCustomFirearms, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:21 PM
    2. Supporting Vendors

      These pro-gun businesses support Northwest Firearms by choosing to advertise here. Your patronage of these businesses is encouraged and appreciated.
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    3. Partner Organizations

      These pro-gun organizations have partnered with Northwest Firearms in support of the 2nd Amendment.
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    1. Supporting Vendor Classifieds

      A dedicated section for Supporting Vendor classified ads.
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    2. Handgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade handguns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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    3. Rifle Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade rifles in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Ruger 10/22 w/Leupold BanjoGeek, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:35 AM
    4. Shotgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade shotguns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Mossberg 500a 12Ga 20" peternov01, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:07 AM
    5. Part & Accessory Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade firearm parts and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: 10 Mini 14 30 round steel mags peternov01, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:01 AM
    6. Scope & Optic Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade scopes and optics in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Vortex pst 6-24x50 ebr-1 moa Workerbee33, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:54 PM
    7. Ammunition Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade ammunition in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: M1 Garand 30-06 ammo and Enblocks peternov01, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:59 AM
    8. Reloading Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade reloading equipment and components in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: 30-06 brass cleaned peternov01, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:41 AM
    9. Curio & Relic Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade curio and relic guns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: BSA No4 Mk1 nfield4, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:25 PM
    10. Air Gun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade air guns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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    11. Edged Weapon Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade knives and other edged weapons in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Blind Horse Patch Knife sean michael, Apr 26, 2017 at 8:01 PM
    12. Great Deals

      Great deals on firearms and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: BudsGunshop.com has Surplus CZ's Again!!! Unka-Boo, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:27 PM
    13. Non-Firearm Item Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade general items in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: iPad 2 + cellular wifi rodriguez, Apr 27, 2017 at 5:54 PM
    14. Items Wanted

      Wanted firearms, gear, and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: C96 Broomhandle Mauser anubismp, Apr 28, 2017 at 9:48 AM
    15. New Classified System Test Section

      This is a test section for our new classified system. Read more about it in this thread.
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    1. Northwest Firearms Announcements

      Announcements about Northwest Firearms
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    2. Questions, Problems, & Feedback

      This section is for members to discuss questions, problems, ideas, and feedback pertaining to Northwest Firearms.

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      Latest: Is there a mobile app for NWFA? SKrueger, Apr 27, 2017 at 3:04 PM
    3. How do I...?

      Helpful tutorials for using the Northwest Firearms website
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