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Who or what got you into shooting?
Do you shoot handguns, shotguns, rifles or all of the above?
Handguns and rifles
Why are you involved with the NRA or how do you support their efforts?
Tell us about the first gun you owned or your favorite gun.
What's your current go-to gun?
What's your favorite shooting range or place to hunt?
My backyard range in Maine
Do you have a favorite accessory or clothing item you won't go shooting or hunting without? What makes it so important?
Polaris 4 wheeler
What's your most unusual gun-related item?
What's your best or most memorable moment as it relates to firearms?
The one hundred yard bottle cap shot
I own a gun because:
Always liked guns and cars and bicycles
Tell us the best (or worst) gun advice you've ever been given.
Worst - That someone always wants to shoot you
What's your easiest gun to handle and shoot? Hardest?
What would be your recommendation for best entry-level gun?
SR22 Ruger Pistol, Ruger 10/22 Rifle
Your ideal shopping trip: the mall or an outdoor outfitter?
Fox Firearms in Vasselboro, Maine
What do you think is the best home defense — firing or fleeing?
Fleeing with your gun if nobody else is in house, if not wall yourself and fire back
Who or what inspires you?
What's your favorite holiday? Why?
What do you do to relax and unwind — watch TV, listen to music, go to movies, catch a game, exercise, something else?
Read Bible, music, family, and firearms practice
Your greatest accomplishment?
Learning how to profile people