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The Welcome Mat

Welcome to Long Island Firearms.  Come in and say your hello's!

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How to become a Donated / Club Member

Read how you can become a donated/club member of the forum

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Newbie's Unite!

Are you new to firearms? Do you have questions? Just got your interview? Have carry questions? Come in and read the articles pertaining to your open questions!  

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Official LIF Courses

Listing of all courses LIF has to offer.  Check back periodically to ensure you don't miss anything!

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LISAPA Homepage

The homepage of LI Second Amendment Preservation Association.

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Semi-Auto [Handguns]

Talk about Semi-Auto Handguns

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Revolvers [Handguns]

Talk about Revolvers

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AK - [Rifles]

Open Disussion about Avtomat Kalashnikova Rifles.

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AR - [Rifles]

Open Discussion about Armalite Rifles.

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Open Discussion about Semi-Auto Rifles.

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Open Discussion about Bolt Action Rifles.

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Open discussion about Milsurp Rifles.

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Semi-Auto [Shotguns]

Open Discussion about Semi-Auto Shotguns

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Benelli M4 922r and NY laws. - last post by Mr. Shotgun

Pump [Shotguns]

Open Disussions about Pump Action Shotguns

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Break Action [Shotguns]

Open Discussion about Break Action [single, side by side, Over Under]

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Open Firearm Discussions

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Open discussion about reloading. By entering this board you agree to the terms of LIF.  We will not be held responsible for any actions taken by any posts.

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Appleseed Project

Discuss past, present & future Appleseed Shoot events here.
Check Schedule for the Dates and Locations of Appleseed Events in our area.

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Pellet / Airsoft / Airguns / Paintball Discussions

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FREE Targets!!

Download official Long Island Firearms range targets!

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Check here for the latest handgun, rifle, shotgun, ammunition recalls.

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Discuss optics.

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DIY Projects and Builds

How-to guides, builds and DIY projects

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Cleaning/maintenance of Handguns

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Cleaning/maintenance of Rifles

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Cleaning/maintenance of shotguns

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Suffolk County Discussions

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Nassau County Discussions

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How to sell a rifle privately? - last post by Mad Russian

NYS and NYC Discussions (licensing/laws)

NYC and NY State Licensing/Laws

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Vote to repeal [un]SAFE ACT??? - last post by Sport454

Out Of State Licensing

Open discussion regarding other state laws.

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Suffolk County Ranges

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Nassau County Ranges

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NYC [Ranges]

NYC Range Discussions

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All Other Areas [Ranges]

Open Discussion regarding ranges across the US.

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Competition Corner

Discuss upcoming competitions, charity drives, etc.

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Upcoming L.I. Matches

Listings and discussions regarding matches on Long Island!

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Nassau County Store Owners get Arrested

Discoussion about Nassau County stores getting raided 2/16/11

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Gun Stores & Gunsmiths

Open discussion about  all local firearm stores and Gunsmiths.

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FFLs Listings & Reviews

Lisitng of local FFLs and reviews.

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Gun Shows

Listing of all local and national gun shows

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Hunting - Open Discussions

Open discussions! Come in to open discuss hunting.  Also get license information here for NYS residents!

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Fishing - Open Discussions

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Open Discussions on camping

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All other open discussions pertaining to outdoor sporting. (boating too)

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4X4 -Enjoy the offroad! / CB Radio Area

A place to talk about off-road and CB's on Long Island.  What are the best spots to meetup? Permit info here too!

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Favorite Hunting Grounds

Let us know when and where you hunt.  Where are the good spots?

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Bow Hunting

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NY Microstamping Discussion (#1157A)

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2A Discussions pertaining to New York Laws and events

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Home Security / Safes

Open discussions about home security and safes. Come here to discuss camera, alarm systems, safes and other methods to protect your home when you are not.

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Open discussions about tactical and non-tactical gear.

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Stop by and chat about cigars, wine, dining and much more!

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L.I. Community Service

Open area for discussion areas on Long Island to keep clean, community events, blood drives.  Come here for discussions on our Adopt-A-Highway program. Home of www.keeplongislandclean.org

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Local (2A related) Events

Place for board members, active members of their organization(s) to place a listing of events within the local area

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Pets Pets Pets

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Long Island Storms / Hurricanes

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Discussion of storm & hurricanes that hit Long Island

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Open Discussions

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