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    new open carrier in pocatello

    hello everyone my name is Tyler. I just wanted to introduce myself as a new member of the open carry society. I have lived in pocatello idaho my whole life and have recently started open carrying my g3 clone cetme rifle and have gotten a bunch of people staring but not much else. Is there anyone else in the pocatello area open carrying?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigscaryrifle View Post
    hello everyone my name is Tyler. I just wanted to introduce myself as a new member of the open carry society. I have lived in pocatello idaho my whole life and have recently started open carrying my g3 clone cetme rifle and have gotten a bunch of people staring but not much else. Is there anyone else in the pocatello area open carrying?
    Very few people carry a rifle, quite a few people OC a handgun on their hip though. Be careful, be safe.

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    Welcome to the forum

    I don't know your age as that could have something to do with your choice of rifle over pistol. Other than that if you are of age I would recommend a good pistol as it is easier to go about your day without getting in the way. With a pistol you still have your protection and most threats are not 100 yards or more away.

    As a medical guy in the military I carried the 9mm as not to hit my patients in the head with a M4 everytime I bent down to treat someone.

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    You can OC iin ID at 18.
    http://www.opencarry.org/?page_id=139
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