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In car gun safe

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by BuckshotJones, May 1, 2010.

  1. May 1, 2010 at 4:26 PM
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    BuckshotJones

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    I don't have my CCW yet, but here in Texas its legal to keep a loaded handgun in the truck. I'd like to have a place to lock the gun away while I'm away from the vehicle for an extended amount of time (sporting events etc.). Has anyone purchased or heard from this company? Or can anyone recommend anything similar/better?

    http://www.center-of-mass.com/
     
  2. May 1, 2010 at 4:30 PM
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    Sparky4.0

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  3. May 1, 2010 at 4:32 PM
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    Brunes

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    One of the Console Vaults is on my list for several reasons.
     
  4. May 1, 2010 at 4:41 PM
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    paulm09tacoma

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    whats that for?
     
  5. May 1, 2010 at 4:42 PM
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    BuckshotJones

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    I'm wondering that too. :confused:
     
  6. May 1, 2010 at 4:43 PM
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    Pay no attention to the Bannanated Troll.
     
  7. May 1, 2010 at 4:54 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah....I caught a post of his a few minutes before I saw your report and was trying to figure out what his deal was.

    Dealt with now. Thanks sunshine.
     
  8. May 1, 2010 at 5:59 PM
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  9. May 2, 2010 at 12:11 PM
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    kiddwvman

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    i got one ,it comes in handy ;)
     
  10. May 2, 2010 at 12:14 PM
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    I've got a Gun Vault Finger Print one and love it.
     
  11. May 13, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    I've got the Consolve Vault installed in mine and it works great as a discreet, secure safe. It bought it from Wide Open Throttle Motorsports (WOTM) here: http://www.wotm.com/cova0ta.html)

    It's not cheap ($275 + shipping) but it is very well made and installs easily. You can fit most mid-size pistols in it (Glock 19/23 or Sig P229/SP2022) in it but a more compact pistol would allow you to withdraw it quickly without banging it on the way out.

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  12. May 13, 2010 at 11:50 AM
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    WOW this is awesome, I have been thinking of making my own but I may just get one of these vaults.

    I have a Smith&Wesson Airweight 442 .38 Special and I think it would work out great in there.
     
  13. Jun 7, 2010 at 8:29 AM
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    Thank you for posting. The opening size is a concern of mine as well and I wish it was larger. Any chance you could measure the length and width of the opening for me?
     
  14. Jun 7, 2010 at 8:52 AM
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  15. Jun 12, 2010 at 1:40 PM
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  16. Aug 3, 2010 at 6:42 PM
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    Has anyone put a safe behind the bench in a regular cab?
     
  17. Aug 5, 2010 at 12:27 PM
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    kd8awe

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    Sorry I can not answer that.
     
  18. Aug 5, 2010 at 12:31 PM
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  19. Aug 5, 2010 at 12:33 PM
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    There's room under the lid of the Tacoma console for a firearm to rest on top of the console vault while you're driving around.
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