1. New Member Introductions

      Welcome to Southwest Firearms! Grab a chair and tell us a bit about yourself.
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      Latest: Hello from Arizona armoredman, Mar 22, 2017 at 9:17 PM
    2. General Firearm Discussion

      Our most popular section for general gun talk and firearm-related discussion.
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      Latest: Show us your guns!! westernjeep401, Mar 22, 2017 at 9:46 PM
    3. Education & Training

      Ask questions and discuss firearm education, gun safety, training classes, first aid, mental preparedness, tactical strategies, theoretical situations, and more.
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      Latest: How many people do you need ? Joe Link, Mar 21, 2017 at 6:50 PM
    4. Defensive Carry & Self Defense

      Discussion about open carry, concealed carry, constitutional carry, EDC rigs, concealed handgun licenses, and laws of Arizona, Nevada, and Utah.
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    5. Preparedness & Survival

      Meet preppers of Arizona, Nevada, and Utah. Discuss what-if scenarios, plans, HAM radio, skill building, food storage, water purification, and shelter.
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      Latest: catastrophic disaster SKrueger, Mar 22, 2017 at 4:21 PM
    6. Off Topic

      This section is for non-firearm topics, so join us around the campfire and let us know what's on your mind.
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      Latest: First word into your head.... SIGAHOLIC, Mar 22, 2017 at 10:46 PM
    1. Events and Get Togethers

      Going shooting? Want company? This is the section for local events and meet-ups.
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      Latest: Phoenix members Texfisher33, Jan 19, 2015
    2. Outdoor Shooting Areas

      For those of you willing to share your secret outdoor shooting spots.
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      Latest: Shooting area. armoredman, Mar 22, 2017 at 8:58 PM
    3. Competitive Shooting

      From IDPA to forum postal matches, it all goes here.
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    4. Southwest Hunting

      Southwest big game, small game, varmint, waterfowl, upland game bird, and everything else.
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      Latest: Arizona May Ban Big-Cat Hunting SparksFly, Mar 17, 2017 at 12:01 AM
    5. Southwest Fishing

      A place to talk about the one that got away.
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      Latest: Who Fly Fishes Uplandtom, Mar 20, 2017 at 5:42 AM
    1. Handgun Discussion

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      Latest: Which is your favorite semi-auto pistol? armoredman, Mar 22, 2017 at 9:29 PM
    2. Rifle Discussion

      Discuss all types of rifles
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      Latest: Which is your favorite bolt-action rifle? armoredman, Mar 22, 2017 at 9:09 PM
    3. Shotgun Discussion

      Discuss all types of shotguns
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      Latest: Which is your favorite semi-auto shotgun? KingKalifor, Mar 22, 2017 at 1:12 PM
    4. NFA Weapon Discussion

      This section is for machine guns, short barreled rifles, short barreled shotguns, suppressors, destructive devices, and AOW's.
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      Latest: Suppressors anyone? v0lcom13sn0w, Mar 22, 2017 at 10:28 PM
    5. Air Rifle & Pistol Discussion

      A section for air powered guns.
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    6. Knives & Other Weapons

      Knives, bows, spatulas, pointy sticks, cacti, etc.
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      Latest: Advice Requested for EDC Choice Joe Link, Mar 21, 2017 at 11:51 AM
    1. Ammunition & Reloading

      .17 to 22mm and everything in between.
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      Latest: How many powders do you use? Joe Link, Mar 17, 2017 at 12:49 PM
    2. Gear & Accessories

      Discussion about firearm gear and accessories
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      Latest: What Mag Pouch are You Using? AMproducts, Mar 22, 2017 at 5:19 PM
    3. Scopes & Optics

      Discussion about scopes and optics.
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      Latest: Laser Rangefinders ApresysOptics, Mar 10, 2017
    4. Maintenance & Gunsmithing

      Have a problem? This section covers all aspects of firearm care and maintenance, troubleshooting, gunsmithing, refinishing, and repair.
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      Latest: Short Cycling AR-15 Dunerunner, Jan 27, 2014
    1. Handgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade handguns in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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      Latest: NIB Walther PPQ M2 5" 9mm SKrueger, Mar 22, 2017 at 8:14 PM
    2. Rifle Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade rifles in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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      Latest: MARLIN 336W dan1234, Mar 21, 2017 at 1:38 PM
    3. Shotgun Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade shotguns in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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    4. Part & Accessory Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade firearm parts and accessories in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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    5. Scope & Optic Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade scopes and optics in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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      Latest: Binoculars Uplandtom, Mar 16, 2017
    6. Ammunition Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade ammunition in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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    7. Reloading Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade reloading equipment and components in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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      Latest: Reloading Components Texfisher33, Mar 15, 2017
    8. Edged Weapon Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade knives and other edged weapons in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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    9. Great Deals

      Great deals on firearms, ammunition, and accessories from around the country.
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      Latest: Cabela's gift cards 20% off Joe Link, Mar 19, 2017 at 4:02 PM
    10. Non-Firearm Item Classifieds

      Free classifieds to buy, sell, and trade general items in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah
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      Latest: Fort Knox Yeager 12000 Gun Safe Cliph, Feb 10, 2015
    1. Southwest Firearms Announcements

      Announcements about Southwest Firearms
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    2. Questions, Problems, & Feedback

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      Latest: Where's the chatbox? SKrueger, Mar 22, 2017 at 8:13 PM
    3. How do I....?

      Helpful tutorials for using the Southwest Firearms website
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