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    ProjectChildSafe

    Gun-Control Advocate on NSSF Child Safety Video: ‘It’s Disturbing they Only Devote 8 Seconds’ to This Practice

    The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pushing its Project ChildSafe campaign, a movement to promote safe firearms handling and storage practices for all current and prospective gun owners. ... More

    ProjectChildSafeGun-Control Advocate on NSSF Child Safety Video: ‘It’s Disturbing they Only Devote 8 Seconds’ to This Practice
    The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pushing its Project ChildSafe campaign, a movement to promote safe firearms handling and storage practices for all current and prospective gun owners.
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    My big concern with this gun was accuracy, but it came in at about the same accuracy at 25 yards that I can shoot with a handgun. The top groups is where it came zeroed from the factory, I adjusted it down to zero at 25 yards.

    Cheap Guns: Hi-Point 45ACP Tactical Carbine - 4595TS Review

    People get really emotional about Hi-Point guns. You could say that folks “either love them or hate them,” but I think there is a better explanation than that. Quality control and customer service are always an issue with small and fast growing c ... More

    My big concern with this gun was accuracy, but it came in at about the same accuracy at 25 yards that I can shoot with a handgun. The top groups is where it came zeroed from the factory, I adjusted it down to zero at 25 yards.Cheap Guns: Hi-Point 45ACP Tactical Carbine - 4595TS Review
    People get really emotional about Hi-Point guns. You could say that folks “either love them or hate them,” but I think there is a better explanation than that. Quality control and customer service are always an issue with small and fast growing companies. Hi-Point has had its ups and downs, so some people got good guns, and some people got very bad guns. Everyone I know who has purchased a Hi-Point in the last few years has been delighted with it, and my local gun dealer said that he sells a ton of them and none of them ever come back as having problems. To me that says that the word on the street is that Hi-Point guns are now generally reliable, and they have always been very inexpensive for what you get…when it works.
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    Nighthawk 1911 HAVA Auction

    If you are looking for the perfect 1911 for concealed carry, and want to give back to disabled American veterans, check out this Guns & Ammo Signature Nighthawk 1911. We're auctioning off number 1 of 100, and all of the proceeds go to HAVA--Honored A ... More

    Guns & Ammo Nighthawk 3Nighthawk 1911 HAVA Auction
    If you are looking for the perfect 1911 for concealed carry, and want to give back to disabled American veterans, check out this Guns & Ammo Signature Nighthawk 1911. We're auctioning off number 1 of 100, and all of the proceeds go to HAVA--Honored American Veterans Afield.
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    Hardly any finish left on this old gal.

    Shooting History-Winchester 1873-Old Gun Review

    1873 was a big year in the firearms world. Colt's new single action was adopted by the Army and Winchester came out with their best lever action to date. Originally chambered in .44 W.C.F., aka 44-40, the 1873 Winchester was the most powerful of th ... More

    Hardly any finish left on this old gal.Shooting History-Winchester 1873-Old Gun Review
    1873 was a big year in the firearms world. Colt's new single action was adopted by the Army and Winchester came out with their best lever action to date. Originally chambered in .44 W.C.F., aka 44-40, the 1873 Winchester was the most powerful of the lever guns when it was introduced. This was a huge step forward from the rimfire .44 caliber used in the Henry and earlier Winchester rifles.
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    Top 5 Budget 1911s

    There is something to say about the fancy pants custom and semi-custom steel frames. But there is also something to say about the other end of the spectrum, the el cheapo 1911s. Love or hate the John Browning design, you can not dismiss its history ... More

    Rock IslandTop 5 Budget 1911s
    There is something to say about the fancy pants custom and semi-custom steel frames. But there is also something to say about the other end of the spectrum, the el cheapo 1911s. Love or hate the John Browning design, you can not dismiss its history and longevity. Ones that are made right just flat out work and you don't have to spend $2,000 plus to get one that is made right.
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    For this test, I decided to use a snub-nose revolver, a Ruger LCR 357.

    Ammo Test: Remington's Ultimate Defense 38 Special +P

    Looking for a carry round that will live up to its advertising hype? Yeah--so am I. Companies make some bold claims about penetration and expansion, and these claims get even more elaborate when rounds are engineered for short barreled guns. Today we ... More

    For this test, I decided to use a snub-nose revolver, a Ruger LCR 357.Ammo Test: Remington's Ultimate Defense 38 Special +P
    Looking for a carry round that will live up to its advertising hype? Yeah--so am I. Companies make some bold claims about penetration and expansion, and these claims get even more elaborate when rounds are engineered for short barreled guns. Today we're looking at Remington's Ultimate Defense in .38. Read more....
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    The Truglo TFX is their new tritium night sight. They are glass capsules filled with a glowing radioactive isotope of hydrogen, and they don't need to be charged up by a light source first. They last about 12 years before starting to dim.

    Tritium Night Sights for My XD-S - $127?

    am not one who upgrades guns all that much. But since getting my first set of tritium night sights stock on a Springfield EMP, I decided that this is the one thing that for my carry guns I must insist on adding, if I didn’t procrastinate it foreve ... More

    The Truglo TFX is their new tritium night sight. They are glass capsules filled with a glowing radioactive isotope of hydrogen, and they don't need to be charged up by a light source first. They last about 12 years before starting to dim.Tritium Night Sights for My XD-S - $127?
    am not one who upgrades guns all that much. But since getting my first set of tritium night sights stock on a Springfield EMP, I decided that this is the one thing that for my carry guns I must insist on adding, if I didn’t procrastinate it forever. My main carry gun, and pretty much only carry gun these days, is another Springfield gun, the XD-S in .45ACP. It is a single stack, two finger grip that shoots like a 3 finger grip, or better. And until now, I had indeed procrastinated putting the night sights on it. When I read about the new TFX tritium sights from Truglo, I had to try them. Everything I have purchased Truglo in the past has exceeded expectations for the money, and these sights were no different.
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    I don't suggest that anyone bring a crossbow to a gunfight, but as a survival tool for hunting, killing animals you may have trapped, and possibly taking out intruders under the cover of not a lot of noise, a crossbow is an effective tool.

    Prepping 101: The Silent Kill - But NOT a Silencer!

    A friend the other day asked me if I knew anything about setting up a charitable trust to purchase a silencer. He specifically asked because he’d like one for survival, to be able to get in and get out quietly hunting game on public and private lan ... More

    I don't suggest that anyone bring a crossbow to a gunfight, but as a survival tool for hunting, killing animals you may have trapped, and possibly taking out intruders under the cover of not a lot of noise, a crossbow is an effective tool.Prepping 101: The Silent Kill - But NOT a Silencer!
    A friend the other day asked me if I knew anything about setting up a charitable trust to purchase a silencer. He specifically asked because he’d like one for survival, to be able to get in and get out quietly hunting game on public and private land. My answer is what the heck do you want one of those for when you can get a killer crossbow for about the same price?
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    The DRD Tactical M762, broken down.

    .308 AR Take-Down--The DRD Tactical M762

    Have you ever wanted a close quarters battle rifle that could could easily be concealed in a small case? One that assembles in seconds? The DRD Tactical M762 is a hard hitting rifle with a hard hitting price tag--but what you get for the money make j ... More

    The DRD Tactical M762, broken down..308 AR Take-Down--The DRD Tactical M762
    Have you ever wanted a close quarters battle rifle that could could easily be concealed in a small case? One that assembles in seconds? The DRD Tactical M762 is a hard hitting rifle with a hard hitting price tag--but what you get for the money make just make this perfect concealable rifle.
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    Top 5 Cowboy Action Revolvers

    If you are a competitive shooter and have not checked out the SASS, or Cowboy Action, matches you owe it to yourself to do so. Think of it as 3 gun with revolvers, lever actions and double barreled shotguns. I have shot a number of "friendly" cowbo ... More

    Ruger-Vaquero-SASS-700-400x266Top 5 Cowboy Action Revolvers
    If you are a competitive shooter and have not checked out the SASS, or Cowboy Action, matches you owe it to yourself to do so. Think of it as 3 gun with revolvers, lever actions and double barreled shotguns. I have shot a number of "friendly" cowboy matches and will attest to how much fun can be had while testing your skills. All of the shooters in this sport I have met have been friendly and more than willing to share knowledge and tips to improve your shooting. But you will need a revolver. Here are 5 that will do the trick.
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    Smokeless vs Black Powder

    From IraqVeteran8888, "In this video, I show the differences between Smokeless and Black Powder and discuss the history and use of each. I also dispel movie myths about black powder explosions." ... More

    Smokeless vs Black Powder Posted on: November 3, 2014
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    Reloading Showcase: 11mm Mauser

    From IraqVeteran8888, "Alright guys, we have our first video filmed in the new reloading shop. In this video I feature the process for hand loading 11mm Mauser for the 71 and 71/84 Mauser rifles..." ... More

    Reloading Showcase: 11mm Mauser Posted on: October 21, 2014
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    An Easy Way to Train With 300 Blackout

    Today’s spotlight is on a very special set from Barnes Precision Machine--an AR-15 with uppers in both 5.56 and .300 AAC Blackout. Why two upper receivers? That is the brilliance of the Blackout. 300 AAC was designed from the ground up to work with ... More

    An Easy Way to Train With 300 Blackout Posted on: August 26, 2014

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    NRA Women: 'Why We Hunt'

    Many people don’t understand that hunting provides so many benefits, not only in bringing people together, but also in conservation. Natalie Foster meets with NRA Women’s Leadership Forum Co-Chair and Diana award winner Suzie Brewster and Nicole ... More

    NRA Women: 'Why We Hunt' Posted on: March 10, 2015
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    Winchester Webtool - Calculates Turkey Ammo Patterns

    The folks at Winchester have a pretty cool new "app" for showing shot patterns for turkey loads. These are not computer modeled guesstimates of what the pattern should look like in an ideal world. Winchester took the time to shoot all of the differ ... More

    Winchester Webtool - Calculates Turkey Ammo Patterns Posted on: February 28, 2015
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    Hot Chicks Hunt Ducks

    Avid hunter Kendall Jones and her partner-in-crime Taylor Altom went to the Flint Oak Hunting Club in Kansas to unleash their Remington Versa Max® on their first ever duck hunt! ... More

    Hot Chicks Hunt Ducks Posted on: January 23, 2015

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