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Hey Amigos!

I hope you don't mind more of an independent, moderate on here. I respect most all political views and leanings, though, and even agree with some that are considered liberal and others that are conservative. I do believe in a strong 2nd Amendment as a very important civil right.

Anyway, I'm just a middle-aged Puerto Rican family guy from Texas who is relatively new to the shooting sports. I don't have much of a collection of firearms at the moment, but the ones I enjoy shooting the most are a CMP Special M1 Garand, a Colt 1911 and a Winchester Model 12.

I'm looking forward to learning from the folks on here and contributing when I can.

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Welcome Texan! We have a sub-forum on here and an active chapter. We post events there as well.
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Howdy from Houston!
I like your collection so far. A bunch of us here most recently acquired M1s through the CMP.
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Welcome equin. What part of our fair state are you from?
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Thanks for the warm welcome. Atxgunguy, I'm in Waxahachie, just south of Dallas.

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Welcome from Lexington KY
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Welcome from SATX.
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equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:57 am
Thanks for the warm welcome. Atxgunguy, I'm in Waxahachie, just south of Dallas.
Come shoot with us in Conroe! We were planning to shoot there this month.
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Howdy, equin!
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sikacz wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:41 am
equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:57 am
Thanks for the warm welcome. Atxgunguy, I'm in Waxahachie, just south of Dallas.
Come shoot with us in Conroe! We were planning to shoot there this month.
Thanks, Sikacz. Conroe may be a bit too far of a drive for me, but I appreciate the invite. Your other post mentioned a TX subforum? I can’t seem to find it on here, though.

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:welcome:
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equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:55 pm
sikacz wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:41 am
equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:57 am
Thanks for the warm welcome. Atxgunguy, I'm in Waxahachie, just south of Dallas.
Come shoot with us in Conroe! We were planning to shoot there this month.
Thanks, Sikacz. Conroe may be a bit too far of a drive for me, but I appreciate the invite. Your other post mentioned a TX subforum? I can’t seem to find it on here, though.
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Howdy pardner

:welcome: From the Free State of Nevada
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sikacz wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:51 pm
equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:55 pm
sikacz wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:41 am
equin wrote:
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:57 am
Thanks for the warm welcome. Atxgunguy, I'm in Waxahachie, just south of Dallas.
Come shoot with us in Conroe! We were planning to shoot there this month.
Thanks, Sikacz. Conroe may be a bit too far of a drive for me, but I appreciate the invite. Your other post mentioned a TX subforum? I can’t seem to find it on here, though.
Simmer down is our gatekeeper. There's a minimum post limit to pm. After 5 to 10 posts pm Simmer.
Gotcha. Thanks.

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:welcome:
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:welcome: from AZ!
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Thanks for all the warm welcomes.

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Welcome from Denton on the other side of the DFW metroplex
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TrueTexan wrote:
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Welcome from Denton on the other side of the DFW metroplex
Glad to hear of another fellow metroplexer!

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Another San Antonio welcome aboard.

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