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  • Gun Safe Thead

    12/01/2017 10:58:01 AM PST · by BipolarBob · 77 replies
    me again | today | me
    There hasn't been one of these in a while. Mine failed. Give us your thoughts.
  • Hiding (guns) in Plain sight

    10/14/2016 5:01:20 AM PDT · by w1n1 · 25 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 10/14/2016 | C Hodgkins
    For decades, gun owners were forced to make difficult choices or to compromise when it came to firearms storage. On one hand, owners needed firearms to be stored securely to protect them from theft and to ensure the safety of younger family members. At the same time, protecting those same loved ones often required that the firearms be quickly and easily available for access in case of an intruder or other emergency. There have been excellent gun safes on the market for decades, and many do their intended job very well. But until recently, gun safes were all about security...
  • Ohio Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside

    08/17/2013 7:51:42 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 43 replies
    WLS Chicago ^ | Aug 17, 2013
    Ohio Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside 8:35AM Saturday August 17, 2013 e 8:35AM Saturday August 17, 2013 ) (SHELBY COUNTY, Ohio) --An Ohio man expected the gun safe he ordered online to be empty, police said. But instead, he found $425,000-worth of tightly wrapped marijuana bricks inside. “I’ve been in law enforcement for 47 years and I’ve never seen anything like this,” Shelby County, Ohio, Sheriff John L. Lenhart said. ”It’s quite effective if you think about it: wrapped airtight to withstand high temperatures. Drug-sniffing dogs probably couldn’t smell it.” It turned out the...
  • Timely with news (but vanity) Best bedroom gun safe???

    01/14/2013 8:34:27 AM PST · by jdsteel · 42 replies
    01/14/2013 | jdsteel
    The knowledge base on FR is awesome when it comes to all things gun related. I am looking for suggestions for the best bedroom quick access safe for one or two of my handguns. The grandkids come over often so I want a small safe, and since I am a married man it shouldn't be ugly as sin or overly large (aesthetics, you know). My wife and I need glasses so I want easy access in the dark. I am strongly considering fingerprint scanning safes. Please help me whittle down hours of research!
  • Booming business of fear: Sales of safes soar

    08/14/2011 6:44:29 PM PDT · by Oiao · 14 replies
    CNNMoney ^ | August 14, 2011 | Blake Ellis
    "People are just plain scared," said Nancy Bryan, owner of Santa Ana, Calif.-based Maximum Security, who noted that sales started increasing about three years ago at the onset of the recession. Brown Safe said many of its customers have been making purchases over the past few weeks because they no longer trust their banks and are uncertain about stocks.