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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      Latest: Bullets from batteries? oknow, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:47 PM
    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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    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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      Latest: Oregon CHL myths? ajgunner, Mar 28, 2017 at 5:15 PM
    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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      Latest: What did you do today to prep? Camelfilter, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:48 PM
    6. Women Shooters

      Topics pertaining to female gun owners of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.
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    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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      Latest: Carson Gun Show Feb 4th CANCELLED!! Myk357, Mar 27, 2017 at 8:27 PM
    3. Outdoor Shooting Areas

      For those of you willing to share your secret outdoor shooting spots.
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    4. Competitive Shooting

      From IDPA to forum postal matches, it all goes here.
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      Latest: 2017 IDPA Rules RicInOR, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:14 AM
    5. Northwest Hunting

      Pacific Northwest big game, small game, varmint, waterfowl, upland game bird, and everything else.
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      Latest: Where to go to hunt Sagerats Workerbee33, Mar 26, 2017 at 6:34 PM
    6. Northwest Fishing

      Pacific Northwest fishing discussion.
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      Latest: Lake within an hour of tigard Timbertodd, Mar 25, 2017 at 12:28 PM
    7. Want To Try

      This is the place for people looking try something before making a purchase.
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    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: Douglas Ridge Rifle Club joe k, Mar 20, 2017
    1. Handgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of handguns
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      Latest: Ruger sp101 3" or 4" Medic!, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:34 PM
    2. Rifle Discussion

      Discuss all types of rifles
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      Latest: Long range shooting - Any Lapua owners here? Ura-Ki, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:34 PM
    3. Shotgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of shotguns
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      Latest: Remington 870 addiction Jnarowe, Mar 21, 2017
    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: Besides me, who all is waiting for a stamp? dustinm, Mar 27, 2017 at 4:07 PM
    5. Curio & Relic Discussion

      Discussion section for all types of curio & relic firearms.
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      Latest: Will Cabela's ever get the SKS back in stock? Southpaw, Mar 27, 2017 at 11:28 AM
    6. Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion

      A section for air powered guns.
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      Latest: Hydraulic press vs Airsoft Dyjital, Mar 26, 2017 at 12:48 PM
    7. Knives & Other Discussion

      Knives, bows, spatulas, pointy sticks, etc.
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    1. Ammunition & Reloading

      .17 to 22mm and everything in between.
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      Latest: Hornady LNL AP powder measure creeping up?? Crohnos01, Mar 28, 2017 at 5:57 PM
    2. Gear & Accessories

      Discussion about firearm gear and accessories
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    3. Scopes & Optics

      Discussion about scopes and optics.
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    4. Gun Safes & Secure Storage

      Gun safe and secure firearm storage discussion
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      Latest: Safe Hinges SparksFly, Mar 19, 2017
    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: Refinishing old rem Stock? SKrueger, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:45 PM
    1. Supporting Vendor Promotions & Information

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      Latest: WE ARE MOVING! NWCustomFirearms, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:18 AM
    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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      Latest: Detonics Combat Master MKV .45ACP Catbert95, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:45 PM
    3. Rifle Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade rifles in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Ruger tang safety .270 Hurricane, Mar 28, 2017 at 5:53 PM
    4. Shotgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade shotguns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Mossberg 500 " chainsaw" cbond50, Mar 28, 2017 at 10:44 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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    6. Scope & Optic Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade scopes and optics in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Trijicon HD Nite Sights for Glock 30S jay douglass, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:06 PM
    7. Ammunition Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade ammunition in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: 500 rounds .45 acp FMJ $135 Joe13, Mar 28, 2017 at 6:10 PM
    8. Reloading Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade reloading equipment and components in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: RCBS 3-die set for 45-70 aasbra, Mar 28, 2017 at 9:09 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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    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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    12. Great Deals

      Great deals on firearms and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Original 20rnd Colt Magazine Deal $12/ea coop44, Mar 27, 2017 at 11:23 AM
    13. Non-Firearm Item Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade general items in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: AR500 Body Armor Level III With Carrier parker83, Mar 28, 2017 at 5:16 PM
    14. Items Wanted

      Wanted firearms, gear, and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Ruger Precision Rifle lordluther, Mar 28, 2017 at 5:36 PM
    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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    3. How do I...?

      Helpful tutorials for using the Northwest Firearms website
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