New Member from Seattle

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by azaex, Oct 7, 2018.

  1. azaex

    azaex
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    Moved in a year ago and started to get into firearms. Have a Springfield 1911, a G19X, and just got done wrapping up an AR Pistol build. Looking to eventually break into USPSA/IDPA once I get the fundamentals down; seeing progress after 6 months of range time has been really awesome to experience.

    Glad to have found a forum regional to the area! Looking to learn.
     
  2. Diamondback

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    Welcome aboard! Better roll up your sleeves and get to work fighting against I-1639 if you wanna KEEP that AR pistol... :(
     
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  3. azaex

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    Was there something in I-1639 specifically against AR Pistols? Ugh...the terminology used in that thing has been a nightmare to read through, I may have missed a section specifically calling out pistols.
     
  4. Diamondback

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    Not specifically, but if they get "Assault Weapon" language into law, then the camel's nose is under the tent.

    Point is, this thing is a HUGE nasty Pandora's Box just waiting to bend over and buttrape even the Elmer J.'est of Fuddtard Kapos...
     
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  5. IOM

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    Welcome aboard...

    It's an understatement about I-1639, they get that passed and ownership is all but finished...

    It's all about restrictions to the max for lawful owners...
     
  6. Pops1911

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    Welcome aboard and welcome to the show. Its a good place to hang out. I am one of your neighbors in Seattle. As others have already stated vote h3ll NO on I-1639 ... for every reason! Don't even try to make any sense of it. It is completely nonsensical in every respect.
     
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  7. fredball

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    Welcome Aboard :s0101:
     
  8. OldBroad44

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    Welcome from the gun-totin old broad contingent.
     
  9. AndyinEverson

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    Welcome to the forum azaex...!
    Lots of great folks here...and always some new gun to see and learn about.

    As for 1-1639...its a very misleading and faulty line of reasoning behind a "safety measure".
    I don't know what is worse...the train of thought behind the bill ...or the many folks that think its a good idea.
    Andy
     
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  10. CountryGent

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    Welcome aboard. :)
     
  11. Mister Bisley

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    Welcome to the forum!
     
  12. Nick Burkhardt

    Nick Burkhardt
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    Get your Washington Concealed Pistol License as soon as you can. If you travel, adding an Oregon and Utah CHL should have you covered for over 33 states.
     

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