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How do you pack your long gun(s) to the range?

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5 minutes ago, Lawnmower2021 said:

Hey guys,

So far I used a multi-compartment backpack for my handgun but wonder what people do for long guns.

Does something like this make sense? https://www.harborfreight.com/9800-weatherproof-protective-rifle-case-long-black-64520.html

Thanks again! :D

That looks like excellent protection, though for local range trips I just use soft cases.  If you ever travel by air with the guns, that hard case looks like an great choice.

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That would work and in my opinion is more than necessary. I use the fabric zippered cases. Much cheaper, much lighter weight and take up less space. Especially considering how many I need for various rifles and shotguns. I'd consider a hard case if I felt the need to lock them up, but since they are never out of my sight, I do not see the need. Or if I had several thousand dollars invested into the rifle. 

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Hard cases for air travel or if I am staying at a hotel and want to use the hard case as an improvised safes otherwise they are unnecessarily bulky and heavy.

Local range trips I have soft cases. I have used tons of different ones. My current favorites are:

Tactical Tailor Covert Case:
https://www.tacticaltailor.com/covertcarrycasesinglerifle.aspx

LaRue Improved Discreet Soft Case:
https://www.larue.com/products/larue-tactical-improved-discreet-soft-case/#panel2

I like these because they fit inside the Pelican 1700/Storm iM3100 sized hard cases, giving me options.

I also like the  LBX 16” Rifle Case:
https://lbxtactical.com/products/4k3a?variant=31966728454242

Holds a rifle, pistol, mags, and everything I need (minus ammo and nylon - belt, PC, etc…) for a day at the range or a competition.

For training classes I have a Tactical to Go Double Gun Case and I love it:
https://tacticaltogo.com/product/double-gun-case/

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Thanks for the input guys! I have a soft zippered bag that fits my shotgun, so I guess that works as is too.
I actually ordered this https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07C2JRHY3/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Which isn't exactly small but seems more practical than the case. Can hold a couple rifles and handguns, with separate compartments for ammo so everything can go in one bag. Granted, my collection doesn't really justify it yet but I'm in a buying mood :D

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