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Albany gun show.

Discussion in 'Events & Get Togethers' started by pokerace, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    East Albany Lions Club Gun Show
    January 21st-22nd. Saturday 9-5 Sunday 9-4 $5 admission / $4. with NRA card


    this is a must attend gun show. Mark your calender..
     
  2. Throckmorton

    Throckmorton Florence,Ore ah gone Well-Known Member

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    pretty sure it's free parking also ? I went last year for the 1s time,and WOW.
     
  3. jdub75

    jdub75 PNW Well-Known Member

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    free parking the past few years I've been. Even when I don't buy a thing, worth the admission.
     
  4. Briggo53

    Briggo53 Lebanon, OR New Member

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    will the Miwall ammo guys have a booth?
     
  5. oregonswamper

    oregonswamper Salem Active Member

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    miwall hasnt done an albany show in years. last time they did a show in Albany was the arpc show in 09. you can always call them and see where there next show is.
     
  6. PDXSparky

    PDXSparky Keizer / Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    Shows

    Looks like their next Oregon visit will be Rickreall in March 10-11 2012 at the Polk County fairgrounds. $5 admission and free parking.
     
  7. hammertime

    hammertime Oregon Member

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    Where is this in Albany?
     
  8. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    Ironbar Tigard, OR Well-Known Member

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    OK so I gotta ask, what makes the Albany show so much better than the others? Because quite frankly I've been disappointed as hell by the toal volume of sheer crap they sell at the Collector's West shows at the Expo Center in Portland. So much so that I vowed never to go to another gun show again.
     
  10. jdub75

    jdub75 PNW Well-Known Member

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    This Albany one is put on by the Albany gun club (or something like that). They don't allow more than a few booths of that beanie baby & other stuff. This is the only one I bother going to any more. Lots of new & used stuff, antique & modern. And its only $5 & free parking. You will not be disappointed.
     
  11. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    when I have gone to the show there was free and lots of parking,a lot of GUN vendors,wide alases making it easy to LOOK, a lot of GUN ASSYS. dealers,some high volume ammo dealers,

    every vendors seems to be selling GUN related items....I like this show some what better than Rickreall do to the spacing..
     
  12. PDXSparky

    PDXSparky Keizer / Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    Fixed that for you.
    If Miwall participated in this show, it would definitely be 100%
     
  13. CamoDeafie

    CamoDeafie Albany Well-Known Member

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    I thought this coming show was put on by the East Albany Lions Club while March 3-4th is by ARPC? I will be there this sat with my dad and his friend
     
  14. FORKLIFT252

    FORKLIFT252 Oregon Active Member

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    ARPC show in March
     
  15. SONALB

    SONALB Albany,OR Member

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    I wonder how this weather will affect vendor and patron attendance this weekend. Almost wish I hadn't sold my boat!
     
  16. Briggo53

    Briggo53 Lebanon, OR New Member

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    Very impressed with my visit to the Albany Gun Show today. Lots of room, and plenty of tables with GUNS :) for 5 bucks and free parking this is a great show to go to.
     
  17. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    Agree

    Did see a marlin camp 9 the guy wanted (Wait for it) !!!! $769... WOW
     
  18. jdub75

    jdub75 PNW Well-Known Member

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    You must have missed the Kel-Tech KSG (bullpup 15 round shotgun) for $1399!! About 1.5 times msrp
     
  19. k7grc

    k7grc Banks, Or Active Member

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    Worth the drive from Banks.
    I scored some Dillon Conversion kits(1/2 price) 250-3000 precision die set, some brass, bullets, and other odds and ends....Pardner scored a 95% Browning BSS SXS 12ga.
    Lots of guns and rifles to chose from.
     
  20. Phreetogo

    Phreetogo Albany Member

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    Went today and was quite impressed with the variety and amount of vendors.