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Forum topic by Tedstor posted 06-28-2013 08:32 PM 1115 views 0 times favorited 18 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-28-2013 08:32 PM

Everyone needs one of these LOL


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#1 posted 06-28-2013 08:46 PM

But if the intruder is armed with something more powerful such as an attack coffee table, you would be outgunned.

-- “That it will never come again / Is what makes life so sweet. ” ― Emily Dickinson

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#2 posted 06-28-2013 08:48 PM

Good point Chuck.

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#3 posted 06-28-2013 09:33 PM

Maybe if you put one of those “gun-free zone” signs outside your house, bad guys would leave their guns in the car, and this would be an ideal solution. :D

-- Don

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#4 posted 06-28-2013 09:38 PM

Yes, I must agree, never take a night stand to a gunfight! LOL

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#5 posted 07-01-2013 02:03 PM

If you ‘enhance’ this idea by putting Kevlar in between layers of the top and make a holster for your favorite handgun, it would be perfect for home defense.

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#6 posted 07-01-2013 02:16 PM

A good start, but you will still need the ultimate backup with that defence nightstand – which IMO is to be shirtless but with taped-on firepower to your back, like in Die Hard 1. That way you can get your intruder to divulge pertinent information first (eg., about an accomplice) when you “voluntarily” drop your defence nightstand if and when their better weapon is revealed.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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#7 posted 07-01-2013 02:18 PM

It should sweep the market. Congratulations.

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#8 posted 07-01-2013 02:26 PM

Somebody had too much time on there hands !

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#9 posted 07-01-2013 02:30 PM

Just don’t step on the base after you remove the club!

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#10 posted 07-01-2013 03:04 PM

Make it a stainless steel top and a shotgun for the leg.

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#11 posted 07-01-2013 03:23 PM

I can see this being modified for a ” knights of the round table” type theme.
Or what about a zombie killer theme with spikes on the club and brain stains on the shield.
Too much fun….

-- I'm not clumsy.. It's just the floor hates me, the tables and chairs are bullies and the wall gets in the way.. - Mike -

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#12 posted 07-01-2013 03:35 PM

Maybe the leg should be a holster for a 45

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#13 posted 07-01-2013 03:43 PM

I might have to get one for the wife! :)

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#14 posted 07-01-2013 04:45 PM

You don’t take a knife (or a club) to a gunfight!

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#15 posted 07-01-2013 09:08 PM

My nightstand is a small bedside stand with doors at the bottom. It holds my flashlight, cell phone, TV remote and my 9 mil.

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