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Old 07-04-2007, 03:40 PM
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Concealed Carry(CCW) in a 7 Series

Here's a new topic for sure...

For those of you who live in a free State and can carry "legally" in your 7 series, what are some of your favorite methods of concealment? Are you using the center compartment, front seat, between the seat, or in the driver's door?

It seems a small snub nose will fit in the driver's door but be a bit of a pain to draw. It's looking the center compartment is good but a bit obvious as well. Anyone mounting a holster below the steering wheel?

Serious question, looking for some feedback.
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:44 PM
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I wouldn't even think about carrying one in my car. My road rage is bad enough already.
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I roll with mine on my body with an in-the-waistband holster....
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I roll with mine on my body with an in-the-waistband holster....


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in my glove box, and or between my seats in with the grip showing!!
where are you talking about in the front seat?
drivers door is a pain.. and can def fall out..i carry a glock 45...def not that small!!
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i put mine in the center console. works great there.
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I roll with mine on my body with an in-the-waistband holster....
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there is a BMW OEM gun holder for center console. i posted it here before. let me see if i can find it.
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Here's a new topic for sure...

For those of you who live in a free State and can carry "legally" in your 7 series, what are some of your favorite methods of concealment? Are you using the center compartment, front seat, between the seat, or in the driver's door?

It seems a small snub nose will fit in the driver's door but be a bit of a pain to draw. It's looking the center compartment is good but a bit obvious as well. Anyone mounting a holster below the steering wheel?

Serious question, looking for some feedback.
here you go:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...&highlight=gun

btw, can you comment on charlotte real estate? i hear buy from some and bubble from others.
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whoa anyone have pics of the gun holder installed???
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^ thats what i want to see.
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whoa anyone have pics of the gun holder installed???

i seen it installed in my friends 760 in ukraine. no pics, but it fits perfectly.

you have to order it from europe though... i thinks a little over 1,000 euro.
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^ thats what i want to see.
you texans and your guns
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1000 euro??! JEEZ.. more than the gun costs!
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Thanks for the interesting posts and I'll have to check out the bimmer gun holster...


To the poster about Charlotte real estate, PM me and I'll fill you. Made some dough here after leaving SoCal in 06...

The center compartment looks like the best option but a little tight for a large frame auto. A S&W snub with a velcro strap would work pretty well. I looked at the front of the driver's seat to see if it can be modified to have a holster slipped in from the front below the cushion which could hold the firearm, but my car has the ventilated seats and too much stuff in the way. For a right hander, the side door is out because you have to switch hands and may cover the passenger which is a no no...

A thousand Euros is a bit steep but it would be a gas when yhou get pulled over and have to tell hte trooper that you have a valid CCW and have a firearm in the car. Image his/her face when they ask to see where it is!!!

To the poster who has a Glock 45, you must mean a Glock 21 in .45??? Didn't know Glock has a Model 45.
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Old 07-06-2007, 07:17 PM
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i seen it installed in my friends 760 in ukraine. no pics, but it fits perfectly.

you have to order it from europe though... i thinks a little over 1,000 euro.
Looked at the picture on realoem.com and can't see why it costs 1,000 euro. It looks like a simple divider or am I missing something? Now if it was spring loaded and the gun flew up so I could catch it, now we're talking.
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Looked at the picture on realoem.com and can't see why it costs 1,000 euro. It looks like a simple divider or am I missing something? Now if it was spring loaded and the gun flew up so I could catch it, now we're talking.
wow didnt know we had 007 on these boards LOL

the 1,000 euro price is something a BMW dealer in Kiev quoted me. i am sure that it would cost less in europe. call a BMW dealer in UK and find out.
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540fan..i was just speaking in laymans terms for most ppl who wouldnt know what a GLOCK 21 is.. so i just said 45 meaning its my .45 ! way to pick that up tho!
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