New Guy from Illinois

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by bikerlbf406, Apr 6, 2014.

  1. bikerlbf406

    bikerlbf406 Active Member

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    Hi there everyone. I'm from Granite City, IL (about 15 minutes from St. Louis, MO. While I'm not new to guns, as I have 8 handguns and 2 shotguns, shot my first gun when I was 18, then bought my first gun about 3 or 4 years ago. I am new to rifles, and just recently bought my first rifle, a used Marlin 60 from a friend of mine that was made in 1988. A little introduction to myself is I'm 30 years old. Hobbies include cars, motorcycles, guns & computers. I am disabled with a bad back. Used to work as a Security Officer although I worked unarmed security, I was trained as an armed officer and have a certificate in Administration of Justice, as well as training through the St. Louis County Police Department. I also volunteered as a member on a local search & rescue team, and when retiring from it in 2007 due to my disability, I had worked my way up to the rank of Commander.
     
  2. greyhawk50

    greyhawk50 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the forum. Glad to have you join us.
    Thanks for the intro and feel free to post at will.
     

  3. Gumpy

    Gumpy AKA Richard Prestage

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    Welcome .to the forum Mon. Have a good stay. Nice intro, you've accomplished a lot!
     
  4. jbardellini

    jbardellini Well-Known Member Staff Member

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    Welcome to the forum.


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  5. Bucky

    Bucky Well-Known Member

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    Welcome aboard Mate
    From "down Under"
     
  6. FOUR4D4

    FOUR4D4 Well-Known Member

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    Welcome to the forum
     
  7. LT2108

    LT2108 Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting

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    Welcome to the forum !