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How to dispose of a frame

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by eddieb, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. eddieb

    eddieb Tigard, OR Member

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    How do you dispose of a handgun frame? It's beyond repair. I know it doesn't go into the weekly trash, so where? I live in Washington county.
     
  2. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Got a torch?
     
  3. mortre

    mortre Yelm, WA Active Member

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    Call a local gunsmith and ask. My guess is that most gunsmiths have had guns brought in for repair and found them non-repairable.
     
  4. Dr. Tatu

    Dr. Tatu pdx Member

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    or call a cop-shop and ask. i think you need to cut it and then throw it in the scrap metal bin.
     
  5. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    Take it to a gun buy back. :D
     
  6. MarkSBG

    MarkSBG Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    +1 yes!
     
  7. Ben Beckerich

    Ben Beckerich NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    grinder... voila
     
  8. Phillyfan

    Phillyfan Oregon City, Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Wipe off the prints and throw it in the river. That's how they do it in the movies!
     
  9. eddieb

    eddieb Tigard, OR Member

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    Oooooohhhhhhhh, I like it!:D
     
  10. RobertJ.

    RobertJ. Seaside, OR Member

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    That's exactly what I'd do!
    And that way, you will always know where it is!
     
  11. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    you know there is no such thing as a gun "buy-back" since they never owned them in the first place (unless you turn in a milsup or police surplus arm)!

    Deen
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