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by 5thGenTexan
Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: TX: a good start discovered in Georgetown
Replies: 21
Views: 1532

Re: TX: a good start discovered in Georgetown

Has anyone realized that the amount of ammo is interesting but it is not illegal? It is not illegal even if the person is also carrying drugs. I am very curious about the fact that the Sheriff is making it sound like a big bust but the ammo is 100 percent legal to have and carry. I don't have 50BMG...
by 5thGenTexan
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Wearing a mask while LTC
Replies: 19
Views: 3307

Re: Wearing a mask while LTC

I took care of that. Born, raised, married, divorced, married again in Fort Worth. Had enough had to leave before I could retire. Much happier in Parker County. Dropped 900sqft and a set of stairs, lost a Mayor that wants to be Dallas West cut my taxes and utilities. I don’t need to go into Tarrant ...
by 5thGenTexan
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: Grandson looking for LTC class near Denton/Lewisville
Replies: 5
Views: 6547

Grandson looking for LTC class near Denton/Lewisville

Hey all, grandson just got back to God's Country from Ft Campbell KY. Wants to find a LTC class near Denton-Lewisville-McKinney area. He needs to take his written in the next week or so while still on active status leave, just re-certified week before he got out at the base. His Mom and Girlfriend a...
by 5thGenTexan
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement
Replies: 161
Views: 14552

Re: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement

I know from Jacks classes that that the first guy shot must have gotten complacent since their security team had been in place for about 10 years. I normally try to not have to go through multiple layers of cloth to reach my carry weapon. He had to go under a sport coat and a shirt tail both drawing...
by 5thGenTexan
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: TX: Insane truck crash video in Lubbock Co.
Replies: 15
Views: 2431

Re: TX: Insane truck crash video in Lubbock Co.

Man that Flir system is pricey List is close to $3400 street prices about $2500. A couple of others from $500-$1500. I’ve got a Flir camera for work and that IS their primary business so I know their technology and quality is above par.
by 5thGenTexan
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement
Replies: 161
Views: 14552

Re: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement

Took my initial licensing class with my wife at Jacks place on 377 and went there with my sons shooting. Paid for both of their first licensing classes with Jack. Man I miss that place, convenient, and great people to deal with in his shop. Glad at he had the composure to take that head shot as COM ...
by 5thGenTexan
Mon Dec 30, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement
Replies: 161
Views: 14552

Re: Church shooting in Tarrant County - White Settlement

Glad the church had a active security team on hand. The WSCC is just north of an area of Fort Wirth that has been allowed to become a very rough area. In the late 60’s early 70’s there were a number of large apartment complexes and townhouses built with high-end rent rates. All those apartments are ...
by 5thGenTexan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: MO: Woman killed by stray bullet, area bans artists and food trucks
Replies: 4
Views: 1803

Re: MO: Woman killed by stray bullet, area bans artists and food trucks

Makes perfect sense, remove potential victims and no more problems. :banghead: Just expand it to ban all law abiding citizens from legal activities from the streets.
by 5thGenTexan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: Would you support this gun private purchase restriction
Replies: 81
Views: 5962

Re: Would you support this gun private purchase restriction

H e double hockey sticks NO!! I only do private transfers with relatives or LTC holders.
by 5thGenTexan
Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Self-Defense Reports
Topic: TX: Woman shoots robber trying to grab purse
Replies: 9
Views: 2901

Re: TX: Woman shoots robber trying to grab purse

:confused5 Why would you only have 2 rounds in a carry self defense weapon? Never less than 20 rounds when shopping between the wife and I, and usually more. :fire
by 5thGenTexan
Tue Sep 03, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Walmart has fallen!
Replies: 216
Views: 27742

Re: Walmart has fallen!

Adding WalMart to my Sprouts and Dicks BAN. I used to spend about $1500 a month between Sams, WalMart and their little Market. Until now. Target and HEB are the new winners of my Lotto along with Academy and my neighborhood gun shop.
by 5thGenTexan
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Picked up a couple of old family heirlooms.
Replies: 1
Views: 4999

Picked up a couple of old family heirlooms.

My great granddads old .32 pocket carry on the ranch. S&W reissue date of Jan ‘82 . He carried it well into the late 1940’s. His older brother was murdered by rustlers on the homestead before he was born by rustlers in the 1860’s. Got it and my granddads old .22. First rifle I ever shot a squirrel w...
by 5thGenTexan
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Grandson in from Basic
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Re: Grandson in from Basic

Ha yep broke it 3 weeks in, then they gave them 2 weeks off at Christmas. He flew back in was complaining about PT runs hurting they redid his xray and found fracture they missed. irritated that it will cause him to miss his AIT school start date unless he gets cleared for duty as soon as he gets ba...
by 5thGenTexan
Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Grandson in from Basic
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Grandson in from Basic

My 21 yo grandson came in from basic for a 30 day medical leave to heal a broken leg. We went test driving side arms at one of the local ranges. Had a great day of running about 1000 rounds of stale target ammo downrange through a number of different guns. including a couple of pistol caliber carbin...
by 5thGenTexan
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: The Crime Blotter
Topic: FL: Active shooter at high school in South Florida
Replies: 322
Views: 36227

Re: FL: Active shooter at high school in South Florida

Lori Alhadeff, the mother of one of the victims, Alyssa Alhadeff, 14, said she had a message for President Trump. “President Trump, we need action, we need change,” she said, tears streaming down her face. “Get these guns out of the hands of these young kids and get these guns off the streets.” Whil...

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