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What type of gun safes and/or secured gun closets/rooms do you all have or are planning ?? And what are your suggestions and opinions regarding same.:D
 

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Liberty safes are fireproof and have excellent service in the event of a fire. A liberty tech will come and retrieve your guns and replace the safe after a fire.

If you just want something to keep kids out and prevent smash and grab type burglars Sentry safes/cabinets from tractor supply do pretty good.

All you can do is take reasonable precautions. A professional thief will break into anything. A priceless diamond was on display in London. The case the diamond was in was supposed to be unbreakable. A thief stole a nearby bulldozer. Then the thief ran the bulldozer through the front of the auditorium where the diamond was on display and busted the case to remove the diamond. Alarms went off but the thief had a speed boat waiting and got away with the diamond.

You get $2,500 insurance for free when you join the NRA. Homeowners and renters insurance offers a certain amount of protection. If you need more coverage a extra coverage is pretty reasonable through both the NRA and your insurance company.
 

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My thoughts on a safe where we live (San Diego with the constant fire danger) is that I stressed fire protection first. I went to a well known safe and vault company in the area and they had a great safe...used but in nice shape...that has a 2 hour fire rating and also is heavy and has suffecient burglary protection for my needs...it cost about the same as one of the "big box" stores smaller gun safes...it's bolted to the concrete slab in the garage and has the electric rod for dehumidifying...whole thing...safe, rod, delivery and installation ran just over $600...the safe is 50" hi, 31" wide and 28" deep (all outside dimensions) and is divided into 3 equal areas by 2 horizontal shelves....no rifle slots...I have no rifles or shotguns so the height was not an issue....all my handguns fit easily along with ammunition, etc. That safe new...installed, etc would have run well over $1800 so buying used from a reputable company was a real deal...got to do some looking but they are around. Also it had a combination deal lock and I had that replaced with an electonic lock...much easier to work with and I can change the combination witn no hassles if I want to.
 

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I have a Liberty safe, and like it very much. Buy bigger than what you need, you will eventually need the space. Buy a safe with a good fire rating; bolt it to the floor. If I ever buy another house, I'll convert one of the rooms into a safe room with a vault door.
 

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I have a Liberty Revere 30. Awesome safe, at a great price. Highly recommended!



Just buy one bigger than you think you'll need---They're never big enough!
 

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for my handguns went with a mid sized bussiness safe that was water/fire proof. Had 3 shelves and with home built divider was able to fit 28 hand guns in it. got a winchester fire proof safe for the long guns . though am thinking about a pendalton the next time around. the idea of the lazy susan interior appeals to me. No banging around to get to the one in the back.
 

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I have had a Browning ProSteel for over 20 years and am still happy with it. As most safe you have to do some rebuilding to suit your needs, I was able to re do the insides to handle all my rifles and hand guns.
 

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I've got a Winchester Silverado 22..... biggest one that would fit into my basement. Nice, solid with a good time/temp resistance rating.

My recommendation is get the biggest safe you can that will fit your budget and where you want to put it. I'd have gone bigger if I could have as the I've got now is pretty full. But anything bigger wouldn't have fit in my basement. Make sure what your buying will fit where you want to put it. Also, I opted to pay extra and have it delivered to my basement. It weights about 800lbs and for some reason none of my friends like me that much to help. LOL Truth be told I didn't want to mess with it either.

What type of gun safes and/or secured gun closets/rooms do you all have or are planning ?? And what are your suggestions and opinions regarding same.:D
 

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I have a Cannon Scout ,or whatever the newer model is called,fire safe...
 

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My safe(?) is not really a safe..More a double locking cabinet for guns..Works very well for what I wanted it for..Hand gun drawers and rifle stands inside..

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I love my Zanotti ZA-II for firearms, and just picked up a Winchester Ranger 19 for ammo.
 

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i'm looking at Sturdy safes--7 gauge steel, with an option for 4 gauge. liberties below the presidential are 11 gauge.
Sturdy Safes look like a top-notch product, all made in Fresno, CA. But they are very heavy for their size and are pricey, compared with the typical Cannon, Winchester, etc. safe.
 

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Come bonus time next year im gonna get me one of dem Pendelton Knight series with the Rotary display. i got 33 guns crammed in a 24 gun safe, i had to cover all my guns with gun socks they kept on rubbing against each other. My russian Nagant hated when the German Mauser rubbed it the wrong way, they need more room LOL make sure you get a safe with an outlet inside of it, for dryer tubes and a cool LED rope light kit. it looks way cool!!
 

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Sturdy Safes look like a top-notch product, all made in Fresno, CA. But they are very heavy for their size and are pricey, compared with the typical Cannon, Winchester, etc. safe.
the weight it from the thicker steel, where thinner safes can be penetrated with tools. 12 gauge metal can be compromised with a fire axe.
 
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