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Real Avid AR15 Scraper

My Top AR-15 Cleaning Kit Must-Have!
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RCBS Brass Boss Case Prep...

The RCBS Brass Boss Case Prep Center has six variable high-speed rotating stations and eight interchangeable tools.
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John Taffin's Book of the...

John Taffin has written many books on handguns, covering their history, development, carrying, field use, handgun hunting, custom guns and much, much more....
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Murphy's Law Strikes...

Is it the shooter or the equipment? How do you really know?
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Ruger 10/22 Left-Handed...

Ruger's Custom Shop has leveled the playing field, introducing the 10/22 Competition Rifle in a left-handed model.
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Some Big Numbers

I did a little snooping around on the FBI’s website, and we found an interesting section headlined “NICS Firearm Checks: Month/Year by State.”
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Clamtainer Ammo Buddy

Clamtainer offers a variety of storage solutions for not only ammunition but various objects. I have found countless uses for their plain boxes with hang...
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SELF-DEFENSE HISTORY IN BRIEF

For anyone who has ever needed a quick history on why the right to keep and bear arms is as important today as it was in the early days of the United States,
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The Special .32 Special

The .32 Winchester Special is a cartridge I’ve never really understood, but it played a rather important role in my early life.
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Camp Perry Dispatch:...

Target marking in the pits at Camp Perry during the National Matches can be a mundane task, but only if you make it one.
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Hi-Point 995 Carbine - 9mm...

An alternative to a standard AR, the Hi-Point 995 Carbine in 9mm is the perfect firearm to introduce to new shooters.
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SHORT CIRCUIT

A three-judge panel in the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled earlier this month that the ban on retail handgun sales to young adults under age 21...
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Used Python: Not for Sale...

The rubber duck decoy was about 250 yards away floating in a pond downhill from the back door of the clubhouse, where a couple of guys were banging away at...
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How I learned to love...

My longtime buddy Dick Burnett coined the phrase “lead hose” in reference to the Ruger 10/22 semiautomatic rifle, a .22-caliber prize quite possibly the...
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First Look at the Armcor VRF14

Armscor's new  VRF14 defensive semi-auto shotgun can keep your home and family protected and secure. Special Assignments Editor Roy Huntington takes a...
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Iron Horse Firearms Sentry...

An AR-style pump action shotgun? I’ve never been too intrigued with smoothbores, but certainly appreciate something designed for an easy transition from a...
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Armscor VRF14

The VRF14 from Rock Island Armory is not the normal shotgun. Though it fires 12-gauge shells, this semi-automatic firearm in ways more closely resembles a...
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‘YOU HAVE RIGHTS OR YOU...

Last month, I reported on a federal lawsuit filed in Illinois challenging the Prairie State’s concealed carry statute that bans young adults aged 18–20...
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The Roaring 20

Bill was the semi-retired publisher of an outdoor publication where I used to be senior editor before moving on to take a similar position at the Second...
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Snow Globes, Sixguns &...

They were calling for a skiff of snow during the wee hours of the morning and tomorrow was the last day of the firearms season.
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HOW TO DRIVE ANTI-GUNNERS NUTS

Amid gun prohibitionists’ efforts to alternately cajole and intimidate Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to not sign legislation designating the Lone Star State a...
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The Magic of a Cartridge Belt

Since my youth watching TV westerns and films featuring Jimmy Stewart, John Wayne, Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea or Audie Murphy, I’ve been fascinated with...
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The Gunsite Counter Point...

Cold Steel introduces the Gunsite Counter Point 1 folding knife built around their heralded Tri-Ad locking mechanism. Featuring the Gunsite Raven logo...
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Patriotic Firearms and...

Celebrate 4th of July and show your patriotism with red, white, and blue themed firearms and accessories.
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Blasphemy, Or Better?...

Say it ain’t so, Bozo! How can you improve on the sanctity of one of the most beloved, popular, and well known .44 Special handloads of the 20th Century?
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SPREAD THE PUNCH

As I get older, I’ve discovered the increasing importance of size, shape and diameter when it comes to shooting big bore sixguns.
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Exclusive Rifles Honor Iwo...

One of these men went 74 years without recognition, identified October 2019 as Harold “Pie” Keller of Brooklyn, Iowa. Henry Repeating Arms and...
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CHALLENGING AGE DISCRIMINATION

A federal lawsuit filed against the State of Illinois resembles a gun rights case on the surface, but underneath lurks a cause that could flame the...
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Tetra Custom Shields

Tetra Hearing aspires to have all hunters and shooters wear hearing protection that not only supports but enhances their efforts.
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Feeding Your .45 Sixguns

Hands down, the .45 Colt is my favorite handgun cartridge. You know this! Sure, I love other cartridges too, fickle as I am, but .45 caliber cartridges just...
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SOMETHING AMAZING JUST...

Something that might have otherwise been the lead story in most newspapers didn’t make lots of news because it involved a Fourth Amendment victory with a...
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YOU’VE BEEN HAD

In a recent poll conducted by Rasmussen Reports and the Heartland Institute, it was revealed only 30% of MSNBC viewers and only 22% of those who watch CNN...
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DIY Stocks With SK Grips

The easiest and most noticeable way to change the personality of your shooter is by giving it some custom stocks.
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Boyds Gunstocks
Boyds Gunstocks Transforms...

Layers of red, brown and blue fading into laser etched double lines. It wasn’t until the sun began to rise that I truly could appreciate its beauty, but...
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THE DIRTY LITTLE SECRET...

Perhaps unintentionally, the Seattle Police Department—an embattled agency with some really good rank-and-file officers I know personally—recently...
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Longshot Camera
Longshot 2-Mile Target Camera

Longshot's innovative target camera makes sighting in, training, and plinking more fun, allowing you to record videos and see shots without walking downrange.
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Range Rats, Scavengers &...

Every range has them — Range Rats. They’re not beady-eyed, long-tailed rodents, but die-hard shooters who frequent the range almost daily
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WINNERS AND LOSERS

Most gun rights activists are familiar with the concept of state preemption, a statute reserving all authority for setting and administering gun laws in the...
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The ‘Ray Carter Principle’

The late Ray Carter had a principle perhaps to which more people should adhere: “If it makes me laugh, it’s probably a bad idea.”
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Otis Technologies AR Elite...

Some take meticulous care of their firearms, others do not. Regardless of which category you fall into, all AR owners need to clean their firearm...
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Cracked Eggs &...

At the ripe old age of 5, I finished kindergarten. We never got diplomas or graduation parties for attending back then.
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‘Pipsqueaks’ for...

My dad once told me about a fellow who was shot in the kneecap with a .22 Long Rifle handgun in self-defense.
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Springfield XD-M Elite 3.8
Springfield Adds...

It’s been a difficult year-plus for firearm manufacturers, but that hasn't stopped Springfield Armory from introducing new models of popular firearms,...
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SIG SAUER SOG Knives
New SIG SAUER Custom...

SIG SAUER has long partnered with popular knife makers, like Kershaw and Hogue, to produce branded blades. New for 2021, SIG has introduced four new knife...
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The Best Camps — and...

My young family never cared much for going camping, because I liked to rough it and still do.
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Supreme Court Earthquake

For the first time in more than a decade, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will take a Second Amendment case for review — and it has caused nothing...
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Model 99 Savage: Heirloom...

My grandfather was a quiet fellow with the patience that comes only after years of challenges;
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Bergara Premier Competition Rifle
Bergara & MPA Team Up for...

The latest in Bergara’s Premier series, the Premier Competition Rifle is built on MasterPiece Arms' BA Competition Chassis, combining the best offerings...
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Men Talk, Mules &...

Whenever a group of guys get together, there’s no knowing where the conversation will lead.
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A Life Worth Telling

Many people live interesting lives, but it may be the rare person who lives a life that interests others.
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Best Friends are worth the...

Lifelong pals are the gold standard; the ones with whom you share a campfire, your personal triumphs and tragedies, your deepest thoughts and your highest...
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Christensen Arms Modern Precision Pistol
Christensen Arms MPP Short...

Following the release of their ultralight chassis-based Modern Precision Rifle (MPR) a few years ago, Christensen Arms is out to prove size doesn’t matter...
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With the Ruger MAX-9,...

As an aficionado of the revolver, I own several and among them are at least a half-dozen single-action Ruger sixguns.
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Distance Tells The Tale

Wanna’ know the easiest way to analyze your shooting form? Simply back away from your target. The farther away, the more magnified your shooting faults...
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Rossi R92 Re-do

A while back I wrote up the stainless-steel Rossi R92 lever gun, chambered in 454 Casull. Being so impressed with its good manners, it was purchased.
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You’re Not Going to...

Finally, after a half-century in journalism — much of it covering gun rights, gun politics and “all things firearms”
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Nosler Reloading Guide No. 9

For metallic cartridge reloaders, there is nothing quite so valuable as a loading manual with all the latest data on popular calibers.
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SIG SAUER M400 TREAD PREDATOR
SIG SAUER M400 TREAD...

When SIG SAUER launched the M400 TREAD line in 2018, the goal was to create a premium rifle at a moderate price point packed with features. Now the lineup...
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Report: Biden to Announce...

Quoting unidentified sources, Politico is reporting President Joe Biden will announce a “package of executive actions” designed to curb gun-related...
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Shooting Umarex Origin .22 air rifle
Start Your Airgun Journey...

A leader in everything airguns, Umarex is the go-to brand for your first, or next, air-powered firearm and their Origin .22, including a 4,500 PSI hand...
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CRKT Razel GT
Cut & Chiseled: CRKT Razel GT

Partnering with Jon Graham of Graham Knives, CRKT is bringing his versatile dual-edge chisel blade design to the consumer market with the release of the...
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When Smart Guys Do Some...

Every gun owner in Massachusetts should know Jim Wallace, executive director at the Gun Owners Action League (GOAL). And if they don’t, they need to...
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Speedloaders make sixguns...

Well into the last century, when my preferred carry guns were revolvers and I used them in local competitions, there were always spare rounds within easy reach
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Bloodlines, Slobber & Dog...

Maisie Moose, Muscle Moose and Moose Goose are just a few of the pet names for our latest adopted family member, Maisie Lynn.
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9th Circuit Court Rules on...

‘the Second Amendment does not protect the open carry of firearms’ means for them.
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Thinking Turkey Hunting

Years ago, an enterprising wildlife biologist in my home state of Washington did some very slick trading with wildlife agencies in turkey-rich states back...
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Magpul New Products 2021
Magul Offers New Products...

The go-to brand for aftermarket rifle accessories, Magpul announced a slew of new rifle upgrades for 2021 with a focus on simplifying and improving existing...
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ATN X-Sight 4K Pro Mossy Oak Break-Up Country
ATN Optics Now Available...

New for 2021, ATN has gone Mossy, offering X-Sight 4K Pro, ThOR 4 and ThOR LT models in three different Mossy Oak patterns — Bottomland, Break-Up Country...
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Congressional Dems Launch...

One wouldn’t expect a piece of legislation with a simple number of H.R. 8 to cause so much trouble, but with a title such as the “Bipartisan Background...
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Just Exactly What Is the...

Usually around this time of year, I’ll haul out a calendar and start telling myself deer hunting season is only about eight months away, and it’s time...
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Heckler & Koch SP5L
Heckler & Koch SP5 Goes Lang

Despite an almost comical 16.57” Navy barrel, the new Heckler & Koch SP5L remains a designated pistol by import regulations and joins the series of...
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Taurus G3 T.O.R.O.

These are indeed great days for shooters! Guns are more accurate, many are less expensive, and we have a plethora of aftermarket sights from which to choose.
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Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield Plus
Smith & Wesson Announces...

During an online virtual event, Smith & Wesson announced the latest iteration of the popular M&P Shield series — the new M&P9 Shield Plus and M&P9 Shield...
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Ulticlip UltiLink on AR magazine carrier
Ulticlip Unveils UltiLink...

Building on the success of the Ulticlip, the company has unveiled their latest carry solution — the UltiLink. Billed as a “Rapid Attachment, Modular...
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The Nifty .460 S&W Magnum

Versatility gives us more options during dire situations like ammo shortages. Sound familiar?
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Another Victory for State...

More than 40 states have “preemption” laws that place all authority for regulating firearms in the hands of the state legislature.
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Winchester Wildcat

When Winchester recently announced a new .22-caliber semi-auto rifle called Wildcat,” I had to wonder what my dad might think, because his Winchester...
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Birchwood Casey Alpha Shooting Rest
Birchwood Casey Introduces...

While shooting off-hand is an important skill, there are instances when a stable shooting platform is preferred. When greater stability is needed, shooters...
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Benchmade 417 Auto Fact
Benchmade Auto Fact Pays...

Serving in multiple world wars and taking on fixed, folding and telescoping forms, the stiletto knife dates back to the 15th century. New for 2021,...
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One Lucky Grandma

Seems that nearly everybody was hailing a 12-year-old about two weeks ago for fatally shooting a 19-year-old who allegedly forced his way into the...
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Uberti “Teddy”...

This year, there’s a new revolver from Uberti added to the company’s “Outlaws & Lawmen” series and it’s pure eye candy.
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Aero Precision EPC
Epic PCC: Aero Precision...

For gun DIYers, few experiences are as epic as the adventure of building your own firearm. New for 2021, Aero Precision is entering the pistol caliber...
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How to Upgrade Your Ruger...

We all love our Rugers, no matter the model we have. They’re a true value, being ruggedly and strongly built.
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Hodgdon’s ‘Annual...

It arrives on my desk every January, a magazine with so much information inside it immediately occupies a prime spot in a rack above my cluttered loading bench,
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Sixgun sight fix

Being a fan of single-action wheelguns, my tastes have tilted toward Rugers and I own a couple of Blackhawks in .41 Magnum
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Hunter shooting CVA ACCURA X-Treme muzzleloader rifle
CVA ACCURA Muzzleloaders...

Popular among muzzleloaders for over a decade, CVA has continued to advance their ACCURA series of rifles with the addition of the X-TREME Series, featuring...
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DIY heavy hitters for your...

I could happily end my shooting days with the .45 Colt cartridge and never feel cheated. With handloads, the .45 Colt offers a versatility many cartridges lack.
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H.R. 127 Shows How Far...

Recently, when the story broke regarding Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee’s H.R. 127 — a gun control measure so outrageous it was called “insanity on...
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The 6.8 Western —...

Have you ever known someone who just had to have the newest gun in the hottest new caliber with the most eye-popping finish, just so he — or she —
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Chest Is Best For Big Guns

Whether haulin’ hoglegs, or heavy hammers of any persuasion, chest is best for your handgun rig! Anyone who’s carried a heavy handgun knows this!
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National CCW Reciprocity...

Okay, we’ll admit it right up front; one day this correspondent is going to retire — but that doesn’t mean I won’t be packing.
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Why Stoeger’s New STR-9...

About 30 years ago, I literally smooth-talked a guy out of a 20-gauge side-by-side shotgun from Stoeger, a double-trigger model they call the Uplander, with...
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SOG Pentagon OTF
SOG Pentagon Family Gets...

One of the company’s oldest designs, the Pentagon fixed blade dagger has been a fixture of SOG Knives for decades. New for 2021, SOG has expanded the...
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CZ-USA 457 Varmint Precision Trainer MTR
Four New Rimfire Rifles...

With the widespread shortage of popular calibers and increased price of ammunition, there’s never been a better time to shoot rimfire firearms. Here are...
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Lawsuit Over Arm Braces...

When the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) filed a federal lawsuit against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) a couple of weeks ago,
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When You Need a Knife, You...

Back when I was in junior high school, my habit of carrying a pocket knife was so widely known and accepted the shop teacher once reached into his pocket,
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Fierce Mayhem FX
Fierce Firearms Unleashes...

Best known for their bolt-action hunting rifles, Utah-based Fierce Firearms has unleashed their first shotgun designed for chasing birds in the sky and on...
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Real Avid Foul-Out Gunk Blaster with gun parts
New Real Avid Chemicals...

From cleaning kits to multi-tools, Real Avid seeks to be the leader in "Gun DIY." New for 2021, Real Avid has introduced a line of proprietary chemicals...
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Firearms and Generators

When a friend asked Insider to build a concealable holster for his SIG SAUER compact model, he started carrying. Sign of the times?
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Savage IMPULSE Rifle Family

Long ago, probably in a galaxy far away, I clobbered my first buck with a Savage Model 99 lever-action rifle, a straight-shooting specimen with the original...
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Meprolight FUBS
MEPRO FUBS Offer Backup,...

New for 2021, Meprolight’s Folding Back-Up Sights (FUBS) offer tritium-enhanced front and rear AR iron sights in a low-profile design that also features...
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Does National Reciprocity...

Considering what happened earlier this month, is there any hope the 117th Congress — with Democrats now firmly in control of both the Senate and House,...
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Shooter cleaning handgun on Plano Rustrictor Pistol Cases
Plano Storage Solutions...

New for 2021, Plano has introduced, expanded and improved their Field Locker, Rustrictor and All Weather 2 lines of protective cases for handguns and long...
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Savage Renegauge Competition features
Savage Tops Podium with...

New for 2021, the Savage Arms Renegauge Competition is a feature-rich competition shotgun ready to not only to compete but dominate the competition and top...
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Beat the ammunition...

Well, it’s 2021 and despite assurances from every major ammunition manufacturer they are working 24/7 to churn out new ammunition, industry insiders have...
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B&T Station SIX-9 Pistol
B&T Station SIX Pistols...

Codenamed the B&T Station SIX-9 (9mm) and Station SIX-45 (.45 ACP), the new integrally-suppressed, bolt-action, magazine-fed pistols trace their roots back...
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No SHOT Show, But No...

Industry journalists, including yours truly, enjoy the show not only because we get to handle and even try out new firearms and gear, but we can also plan a...
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FN 509 LS EDGE
FN Gives Shooters New Edge...

The most advanced handgun FN has ever designed, FN has extended the popular 509 series with a long-slide model designed to give shooters the edge they’re...
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Marlin’s Triple-Four

The lure of the lever gun is a contagious one. Once bitten, the symptoms rapidly progress. Cures include names like Marlin, Winchester, or Rossi.
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Liberty Gatling Canister on Tippman Armory Gatling Gun
Liberty Suppressors Quiets...

The coolest firearm our own Will Dabbs has ever seen, Liberty Suppressors had the audacity to make the Tippman Armory Gatling Gun even more fun with the...
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Hunter shooting Browning Maxus II shotgun
New Browning Maxus II Adds...

After more than a decade of success, Browning has announced the new Maxus II autoloader for 2021, featuring comfort, handling and style-improving upgrades...
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When Turnabout is Fair...

Remember last August, when New York Attorney General Letitia James sued the National Rifle Association and called for the organization to be dissolved and...
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Federal Upland Steel 20 GA shotshells and box
Federal Unloads New...

Despite a year of unprecedented demand, Federal has reloaded and announced a new batch of handgun, rifle and shotgun ammunition offerings for 2021,...
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Night sights make sense

My first exposure to tritium night sights came decades ago came at a gun range when I was chatting with a sheriff’s deputy. He showed me his...
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Savage IMPULSE Predator rifle
Savage Lets Go on...

Combining the confidence and accuracy of a traditional bolt-action with the speed of a semi-automatic, the new Savage IMPULSE is a straight-pull rifle...
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KelTec 5.7x28mm P50 Gives...

Never one to shy away from innovation, KelTec has repurposed FN P90 magazines to feed their latest creation for 2021 — the futuristic-looking 50-round...
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Cheers to the Heritage...

Inspired by the short-barrel Colt Single Action Army “Storekeeper,” the new Heritage Mfg. Barkeep is a pint-sized revolver with Old West flair available...
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Leupold DeltaPoint Micro
Leupold DeltaPoint Micro...

A new take on the Leupold DeltaPoint series, and red dots in general, the new DeltaPoint Micro is an enclosed, compact and low-profile red dot designed...
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Ruger Customizes Ruger...

Introduced in 2015, the Ruger Precision Rifle has become popular as an entry-level platform for hunters and competitors interested in long-distance...
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Double-Action Revolver...

Admittedly, the Single-Action (SA) revolver is my favorite because of its strength, simplicity and the sentimentality I hold for it.
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More Handguns, Yet Fewer...

When the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) recently released its updated Firearm Production Report, it revealed firearms manufacturers produced a...
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PepperBall Goes Mobile...

Built on the success of the original LifeLite, PepperBall is now bringing consumers a smaller, sleeker non-lethal self-defense launcher in the LifeLite Mobile.
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Stay Sharp: New Knives...

Everyday carry knives are an invaluable tool. From two companies known for high-quality blades, Benchmade and Toor Knives, are new knives with refined...
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SIG SAUER to 3D Print All...

A designated 9mm pistol suppressor, the new SIG SAUER MOD-X9 is 3D printed from titanium with a user-configurable modular baffle design for lightweight,...
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P320 Studio: Build Your...

After months of waiting, SIG SAUER P320 Custom Works FCUs have started shipping to dealers and SIG has launched the Custom Works P320 Studio, a virtual...
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Tickling Yer’ Ruger...

Single-action (SA) revolvers are renowned for their strength, simplicity and durability.
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Make Noise for New Suppressors

With more options to choose from than ever, shooting suppressed has never been easier. Available for handguns, rifles and shotguns in all calibers, three...
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Henry Announces 29 New...

Out with the old and in with the new, Henry Repeating Arms is launching 29 new rifle and shotgun models for 2021 — the largest product announcement in...
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Brothers, Boxes and Zombie...

Opening day of deer hunting season a few years ago found me down in a canyon near the home of a longtime pal, leveling the crosshairs on a nice mule deer buck.
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PHLster Enigma: World’s...

Two years in the making, the new PHLster Enigma is neither a belt nor a belly band, but a concealment chassis composed of a winged faceplate, adjustable...
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McMillan Introduces Z-10...

New for 2021, McMillan has introduced a new iteration of the Z-10 — the Z-10 Bag Rider — based on their popular A-10 tactical stock with a swept butt...
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Carry a Gun? Better Have a...

If you’re a gun person, you need to be a knife person. Knives are indispensable.
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New York Times Covers...

Something remarkable happened recently in the pages of the New York Times — the newspaper actually put forth a balanced, in-depth report on why so many...
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Lone Wolf Guardian: Easy...

Amidst record high NICS firearm background checks and firearm sales, Lone Wolf Distributors is providing an all-in-one gun and basic defensive training...
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E-Z Powder Coating

Powder Coating (PC) is simply the process of treating your cast bullets with a baked-on polymer coating. This coating acts as the bullets’ lubricant as it...
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Backcountry Xtreme Series:...

A modern take on the Model 110, the Savage Backcounty Xtreme Series — including new 110 Timberline and 110 Ultralite Camo — was designed with today’s...
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Holosun & Shield Sights...

Household names for quality optics, Holosun and Shield Sights recently announced updates to popular red dot models for pistols, each improving upon previous...
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Strike Industries Takes AR...

The AR15 is the most modular firearm in the world. Specializing in high-quality, innovative parts Strike Industries has taken AR modularity to the next...
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A Legal Test for State...

The concept of state preemption — that is, a statute reserving all authority for setting gun laws in the hands of the legislature —
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Kimber K6s

One of these days I plan to retire, or at least semi-retire, and as I move into that stage of life, I’ll be making some different choices so far as...
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Have The Right Equipment...

Whether you're a new or seasoned shooter, everyone needs more training, but getting out to the range can be a hassle if you don't have the right gear. First...
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GLOCK Updates .40 S&W...

Earlier this summer, GLOCK announced it would cease production of 9mm and .40 S&W Gen4 models and update its .40-caliber lineup to the latest generation. As...
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Hornady BLACK Ammunition...

Introduced in 2016, Hornady BLACK ammunition was designed to fit, feed and function in a variety of platforms, offering “versatile loads optimized for...
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More than 19.48 Million...

estimating there are “about 19.5 million” people licensed in the United States to carry concealed.
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Reloading: Lots of Fun —...

I began reloading ammunition decades ago, initially using an old Lee Loader, a set of those plastic powder measures and a great deal of patience.
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Riton Patrioptic Series...

For those seeking products stamped “Made in America,” look no further than the new Patrioptic series and new Patrioptic 1-8x28 from Riton Optics, the...
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Long-Range Recording with...

Previously specializing in bow, shotgun and fishing pole-mountable video cameras to capture every hunt and catch, TACTACAM has entered the spotting scope...
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Mag-Na-Port Montage

Just as the budding of new growth strikes a boy’s fancy to the opposite sex every spring, the brilliant colors of fall gnaw at the primal urge in...
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We're Back On The Beat!

In 2005, we launched American COP Magazine as a hard-hitting, timely and gun-savvy publication. Today, it serves as an online resource for both the cop on...
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Hail Ruger’s 10/22

News that Davidson’s, the big national firearms wholesaler, is offering an exclusive Backpacker takedown version of the legendary Ruger 10/22 rimfire rifle
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Build An AR15 At Home With...

Building an AR15 can seem like an intimidating task requiring dozens of parts — but it doesn’t have to be. Thanks to White Label Armory, building ARs...
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FBI Crime Data for 2019...

For the fourth year in a row, the number of firearm-related homicides declined in the United States in 2019, while the number of self-defense shootings...
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New Filson x Buck Knives...

If you consider yourself an outdoorsman, you should know the brand names Filson and Buck Knives. Now, the two legendary companies have come together to...
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SIG Custom Works Delivers...

Delivered just in time for the Halloween season, SIG Custom Works has reimagined the manufacturer’s Nightmare series with new blacked-out P220, P226 and...
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A Faster Way to Load with...

Reloading magazines can be a pain — both literally and figuratively. New from XTech Tactical, the Speedmag was designed to make sore thumbs a thing of the...
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Concealed Carry Nudges...

The number is staggering, especially to anyone easily alarmed at the thought of private citizens legally walking the streets while armed.
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Palmetto State Armory...

After making a name for itself in the budget-friendly AR market, Palmetto State Armory (PSA) announced it was taking a stab at the handgun market,...
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Infitech Launches...

Always aiming for the highest quality and performance, Swedish manufacturer Infitech recently launched a minimalist trio of muzzle brakes for 9mm pistol...
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Potluck Pickens

Pecking at my keyboard on a daily basis gives me instant access to the internet.
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Support Breast Cancer...

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