View Full Version : new guy from beaumont
12-04-2011, 11:24 AM
hey everyone, just checkin in been lurking for a while. I'm Dan, I have had .22 rifles since i was 18, been shooting since about 4yrs old. I just built my first AR-15 this week but have yet to fire it, hopefully that is going to change today.
12-04-2011, 11:34 AM
Welcome. Lube that bolt up and party
12-04-2011, 11:53 AM
I'm only two towns over from ya. Congrats on the AR build. IN the process myself. Welcome to the fun!
12-04-2011, 1:08 PM
Welcome aboard. Im in Beaumont also and shot mine yesterday.
12-04-2011, 1:15 PM
Welcome Dan! :)
12-04-2011, 1:58 PM
Welcome to Calguns
12-04-2011, 2:42 PM
Welcome to the forum! I myself
have yet to build my own AR.
12-04-2011, 4:11 PM
12-04-2011, 4:23 PM
12-05-2011, 3:14 PM
12-06-2011, 12:51 PM
Welcome to Calguns! :)
12-06-2011, 6:57 PM
Hi Dan, welcome to Calguns.
12-09-2011, 1:13 PM
12-09-2011, 7:55 PM
12-09-2011, 8:03 PM
Welcome to the board from one new member to another.
12-09-2011, 10:35 PM
Welcome, I congrats on the AR, I can't wait to build my own.
12-10-2011, 7:37 AM
12-11-2011, 7:05 AM
Welcome aboard from Florida the "GunShine" state. :cool:
12-11-2011, 7:26 AM
You might be glad to see this.........:drool5:
BEAUMONT: Indoor shooting range proposed
BY ERIN WALDNER
Published: 10 December 2011 05:48 PM
RelatedBeaumont Indoor Shooting Range
MapSatelliteHybridA request to open and operate an indoor shooting range with retail firearm sales goes before the Beaumont Planning Commission on Tuesday.
If approved, the range will be located at an existing industrial complex at 877 W. Fourth St., an industrial neighborhood in Beaumont.
The Planning Department has recommended the commission grant the applicant, John “Casey” Seewoster, a permit provided he meets certain conditions. For instance, neither smoking nor alcoholic beverages would be allowed on site.
Seewoster hopes to open the Beaumont Indoor Shooting Range in February or March.
He said his professional background ranges from construction superintendent to licensed journeyman electrician. These days, his full-time job is planning the shooting range.
“I’ve been hunting and shooting as long as I can remember. I grew up in Norco,” said the 45-year-old Seewoster, who has lived in Beaumont with his family for about 15 years.
“I love guns. I love to teach people about gun safety and how to have fun with guns safely,” he said.
The shooting range would consist of nine pistol ranges and four or five rifle ranges. Seewoster plans to sell guns and other merchandise, such as targets and T-shirts, from a showroom. He said he would carry “normal, standard everyday ammunition and weapons” and no machine guns or anything of that caliber.
He said he will have federal and state dealers’ licenses.
Seewoster said he is taking every safety precaution possible. He said he will install a state-of-the-art bullet trap, designed to do just that — trap bullets. He said an exterior surveillance system is already in place at the industrial complex and he will install indoor cameras. Visitors will have to be buzzed in.
He will equip the range with a system for re-circulating and filtering the air.
Seewoster said anyone on the premises under the age of 18 would have to be accompanied by an adult. He said he would allow children as young as 10 to use the range, but would prefer if they were at least 12.
He envisions law enforcement and security professionals, such as security guards and armored transportation guards, using the shooting range, as well as the general public.
The Beaumont-Cherry Valley Recreation & Park District has recommended the city approve the shooting range. General Manager Mickey Valdivia stated in a letter to the Planning Department, “We do not anticipate any adverse or negative impacts with this business in our community and it is a welcome addition to our recreational repertoire.”
BEAUMONT PLANNING COMMISSION
When: 6 p.m. Tuesday
Where: Beaumont Civic Center, 550 E. Sixth St.
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