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

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

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Open Discussion about Armalite Rifles.

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Open Discussion about Semi-Auto Rifles.

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

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Appleseed Project

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Check Schedule for the Dates and Locations of Appleseed Events in our area.

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FREE Targets!!

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NYC and NY State Licensing/Laws

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Lisitng of local FFLs and reviews.

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L.I. Community Service

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