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: What's your pistol caliber carbine? teflon97239, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:50 AM
    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: Shotgun Autopsy (Graphic) Spanish. bbbass, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:19 AM
    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 Angie, Feb 26, 2017 at 9:05 AM
    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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      Latest: I Freaking HATE New Seasons Market Oregon Rob, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:51 AM
    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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      Latest: Chl denied Silver Hand, Mar 1, 2017 at 6:52 AM
    2. Events & Get Togethers

      Going shooting? Want company? This is the section for local events and meet-ups.
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      Latest: Albany Gun show March 4th & 5th lfromsalem, Mar 1, 2017 at 9:41 AM
    3. Outdoor Shooting Areas

      For those of you willing to share your secret outdoor shooting spots.
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      Latest: Wildcat Mountain BigCat, Mar 1, 2017 at 10:52 AM
    4. Competitive Shooting

      From IDPA to forum postal matches, it all goes here.
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      Latest: first time practical competition...? Goosebrown, Feb 28, 2017 at 9:49 PM
    5. Northwest Hunting

      Pacific Northwest big game, small game, varmint, waterfowl, upland game bird, and everything else.
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    6. Northwest Fishing

      Pacific Northwest fishing discussion.
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      Latest: Shark Capsizes Boat: Angler Swims For Life mkwerx, Feb 28, 2017 at 9:41 AM
    7. Want To Try

      This is the place for people looking try something before making a purchase.
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      Latest: Kel tec ksg 12 Alexx1401, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:37 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: Oak Grove Guns 41mag, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:20 PM
    1. Handgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of handguns
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      Latest: Who's Got a CZ? The Guilty Pleasure Pops1911, Mar 1, 2017 at 6:35 AM
    2. Rifle Discussion

      Discuss all types of rifles
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      Latest: Thinking of building a 1st AR Wombat of Doom, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:52 AM
    3. Shotgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of shotguns
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      Latest: Differences in semis B3dlam, Mar 1, 2017 at 12:35 AM
    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: Suppressor purchasing Alexx1401, Mar 1, 2017 at 7:08 AM
    5. Curio & Relic Discussion

      Discussion section for all types of curio & relic firearms.
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      Latest: 1861 Springfield "contract" rifle DirectDrive, Feb 24, 2017 at 9:16 PM
    6. Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion

      Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion
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      Latest: Questions for air gun pest control EPS, Feb 20, 2017
    7. Knives & Other Discussion

      Knives, bows, spatulas, pointy sticks, etc.
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      Latest: ESEE Knives? Joe13, Feb 28, 2017 at 10:35 PM
    1. Ammunition & Reloading

      .17 to 22mm and everything in between.
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    2. Gear & Accessories

      Firearm gear and accessory discussion
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      Latest: Bullet proof vest KeepnitReel, Feb 28, 2017 at 10:35 PM
    3. Scopes & Optics

      Scope and optic discussion
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      Latest: Sig Sauer Romeo 5 HA556, Mar 1, 2017 at 9:39 AM
    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: AR 9mm firing pin and spring spookshack, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:58 AM
    1. Supporting Vendor Promotions & Information

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    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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      Latest: Bad Idea Becomes A Bad Bill nammac, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:22 PM
    1. Supporting Vendor Classifieds

      A dedicated section for Supporting Vendor classified ads.
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      Latest: Sig Sauer 1911 SS Nightshade, Feb 25, 2017 at 10:51 AM
    2. Handgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade handguns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: EAA Witness Elite .40 Limited NO RAIL akeefer, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:45 AM
    3. Rifle Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade rifles in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Ruger 77 Tang Safety 25-06 with Leupold 3-9X40 randy o, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:50 AM
    4. Shotgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade shotguns in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: 12ga stoeger condor competition Treeslayer, Mar 1, 2017 at 10:12 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: Kuiu camo BullsBucksandBoars, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:18 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: Sig Kilo 2000 Rangefinder tarster, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:47 AM
    7. Ammunition Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade ammunition in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Federal 420rds 5.56X45MM NATO XM855 Murphy, Mar 1, 2017 at 10:48 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: .45 Auto Rim brass Cigarlvr313, Mar 1, 2017 at 9:01 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: C&R Star Model B 9MM Pistol $200 djwalley, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:28 AM
    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: Gerber 06 Auto serrated Tanto STUKA, Feb 28, 2017 at 10:25 PM
    12. Great Deals

      Great deals on firearms and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: help - i'm loosing it. Silver Hand, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:51 AM
    13. Non-Firearm Item Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade general items in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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    14. Items Wanted

      Wanted firearms, gear, and accessories in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
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      Latest: Caldwell Lead Sled Plus or better ($75-$100) Tirving, Mar 1, 2017 at 11:55 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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      Latest: Sig p220 combat Wolfgangbridge, Nov 2, 2016
    1. Businesses & Organizations

      Firearm related businesses, clubs, and organizations of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Reviews, contact info, discussion, and more.
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    1. Northwest Firearms Announcements

      Announcements about Northwest Firearms
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      Latest: Now Available! Northwest Firearms T-Shirts Mister Bisley, Feb 24, 2017 at 12:04 PM
    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: Mark all Forums read??? uscsoldier, Mar 1, 2017 at 8:32 AM
    3. How do I...?

      Helpful tutorials for using the Northwest Firearms website
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