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Old 06-19-2009, 01:45 PM   #1
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Security Lock-box for a Focus.....56K friendly.

I post photos of 100k or less, so everyone can view them.

Here's my final design, and location for the thing. It's a little lock box for mechanics to attach to a drawer of a tool chest. You can store your wallet and other stuff in it while you're working, leaving the tool chest unlocked.

Basically that's about the same use for it here. It's 10"x5"x 1 1/2". My Baretta fits in it, as well as my Panasonic......with room to spare. With the seat pushed backward, it's completely out of sight. I think I can mod the seat slightly with a hidden pin.....so the seat will lock pushed back. The box would be next to impossible to access that way.

The floor pan is clear of stuff in this location..... just screw it down, with the screws inside the box. The thing could be mounted in a number of places.....this one seems to be ideal.










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Old 06-19-2009, 01:48 PM   #2
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the let you carry conlealed firearms in missouri?

thats an awsome idea. would a stereos head unit fit in that?
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the let you carry conlealed firearms in missouri?

thats an awsome idea. would a stereos head unit fit in that?
Concealed carry is legal in 49 out of 50 states, want to guess the one that it isn't yet?

Don't worry, the supreme court gave IL 180 days to draft a law for CCW, I think they have about 120 days left to do it.
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Good idea with great execution. However, none of handguns I carry are small enough to fit in the box ;)
Time to buy more guns!!

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Concealed carry is legal in 49 out of 50 states, want to guess the one that it isn't yet?

Don't worry, the supreme court gave IL 180 days to draft a law for CCW, I think they have about 120 days left to do it.
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Haha. I have my fair share. Was thinking of picking up a little springfield xds .45 though. As of now I carry my 1911 duty weapon concealed when I'm off duty. Don't think it will fit in the little lock box
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Haha. I have my fair share. Was thinking of picking up a little springfield xds .45 though. As of now I carry my 1911 duty weapon concealed when I'm off duty. Don't think it will fit in the little lock box
Its a great gun, if you can find it. I added the rubberized Talon grips and Pearce mag extensions to mine. Its been great to shoot ever since.
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wow man, that is a really ingenious mod. Very clean too. I'd love to do this to my car, I just don't have the guts :(
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That's pretty damn cool, Man. Kinda makes it hard to get to Your piece though, huh?
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Here's the deal in this state.....Missouri. It's legal to carry a gun if you have a permit. It's legal to carry a hidden gun in your car, with no permit necessary. Ownership of all hand-guns requires a permit. I'm legal......

However...it is not legal to enter many places carrying a gun. You get searched at the entrance. All federal buildings are like this. So if I go downtown I need a safe place to store the gun in the car, if I need to do business in a federal building. This lock-box is ideal.

It obviously has other uses than storing a gun. The box could have been somewhat bigger than this one......but I had this Mac box. It just required some painting, and some padding to the interior. The top is a piece of sticky-back felt.
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