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Does anyone know anyone or has anyone themselves won any of the firearms given away in the numerous on-line drawings? (whew.. Does that even make sense?) Just wondering...

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I haven't won one, and don't know anyone that has. Oh and yes what you said makes perfect sense. I always wonder if the "Giveaways" are real or just a marketing ploy to generate business. But I keep entering them regardless, just in case the stars line up and I get lucky.

If it's something I don't want I can sell it and get something I do want.
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I've never won any on-line ones or the NRA mail in ones

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I stopped entering all those contests (NRA one too). I have enough stuff to waste time on without wasting it on the "Publishers Clearing House Contest of Guns"
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Nope, don't sign up for em either, & don't know anyone who has won one !............

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I usually buy a couple of chances for things like the VFW, or DAV raffles at gun shows.
Never ever won diddly, but its for a good cause so I don't mind.

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I, do not know anybody, who has won any thing, with these giveaways!!
I, simply, WILL not enter any contest inc the (NRA)
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Yep. I too have thought the same.

Let's hear it for Dave in Iowa... This guy always seems to win them.
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We've got a local guy who wins at least 3-5 guns a year at NRA and other drawings. He confided his strategy is to buy at least $200 worth of tickets and he bends each one before placing in the box so it won't lay flat against another.

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I have not won any mail ins but over the years I have won 3 firearms at our gun club

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I entered one that was sponsored by one of the auction sites. Started getting all sorts of spam from various "gun" lists that I never (intentionally at least) signed up for. Not doing it again. Oh, and I didn't win anything either.

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I've heard of and seen pictures of winners, but I have never personally met or heard of anyone who has met one!
Raffles are a completely different story!

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Never won anything, but still enter some of the contests. Those "new style" contests with all of the social media crap I tend to avoid.

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