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Old 05-14-2012, 17:12   #1
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Just bought my first handgun ever

Hello all. I just bought my first ever handgun: a G19. I have no experience with handguns other than shooting at a range. I plan to get my CHL soon and also take some tactical classes to learn what the heck I'm doing. I'll be looking for guidance. Thanks in advance for your patience with my noob questions.
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:22   #2
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Congratulations and welcome.
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:34   #3
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Congrats and welcome!
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:39   #4
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Old 05-14-2012, 17:49   #5
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You are in for some real fun with the new Glock. Welcome and enjoy your new toy.
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Old 05-14-2012, 18:38   #6
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Welcome and grats on the G19!
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Old 05-14-2012, 18:49   #7
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Welcome! You'll love your first glock,and your second glock,and your third glock.....
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Old 05-14-2012, 19:07   #8
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Great Place to be for tips. I have been a glock owner for a little over a week and the folks here have already gotten me straightened out and improving my skills!
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Old 05-14-2012, 19:11   #9
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Congrats! You'll love your glock
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Old 05-14-2012, 19:24   #10
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, great choice. I'm new to glock to but i've been watching Lenny Magill videos on youtube and i've learned a lot. Check them out, he's really knowledgeable and very thorough in his how to vids.
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Old 05-14-2012, 20:54   #11
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andfrom Troy,Michigan. Congrats on the G19. Enjoy!
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Old 05-15-2012, 01:14   #12
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Old 05-15-2012, 01:22   #13
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You picked a winner, good size, good centerfire caliber, good reliable platform. You also have a good plan to get training with it. After you get the training, practice the hell out of what you learned, and most of all, have fun!

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Old 05-15-2012, 01:42   #14
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Old 05-15-2012, 05:40   #15
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Old 05-15-2012, 05:42   #16
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Excellent. Welcome to the wonderful world of handguns (and Glocks.)

Now, what are the Four Rules of Gun Safety?
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Old 05-15-2012, 06:19   #17
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Welcome aboard and congratulations on the G19.

Okay, your next Glock will be a G26, and then.....
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Old 05-15-2012, 09:09   #18
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Old 05-15-2012, 10:07   #19
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Welcome to GT from NY and congrats on the new 19
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Welcome. Congrats on a nice start there.
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