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The 10 Best Concealed Carry Belts Today

March 26, 2019 Charles 1

by Charles If you carry a handgun for self-defense you’ll need something to carry it in unless you are an inveterate slob or stereotypical gangbanger. That means a holster is required equipment. For the majority […]

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How to Paint Your Firearm

March 14, 2019 Charles 0

by Charles Stock doesn’t rock, if the images on Instagram and elsewhere of guns dressed up in limitless camo schemes are to be believed. From classic, simple camo patterns to intricate and insane schemes that […]

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How to Pick and Choose AR-15 Magazines

February 10, 2019 Charles 7

by Charles The AR-15 is America’s most popular centerfire rifle by an enormous margin, and befitting its status as the once and future king of semi-auto rifles it enjoys correspondingly enormous first-party manufacturer and aftermarket […]

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20 Ways to Secure Your Gun

January 17, 2019 Charles 0

by Charles Gun ownership carries with it many responsibilities. The responsibility to be safe, be effective, and always know the status and condition of your firearms to prevent tragedy. A significant part of the latter […]

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The Top 10 Handguns under 500 Bucks

December 7, 2018 Charles 1

by Charles Handgunners today enjoy a market crowded with excellent options. Some writers and experts have dubbed the current era of firearms a second golden age at least so far as refinement, if not innovation […]

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Gun Control: Good or Bad?

October 20, 2018 Carmen Amedori 1

by Carmen Amedori In the words of John R. Lott, Jr., “More Guns, Less Crime.” I first meet Mr. Lott in 2000 when he came to testify against the Glendenning “smart gun” legislation. I presented […]

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Setting Up a Carbine for Self-Defense

September 29, 2018 Dan Stevens 8

by Contributing Author Rifles, specifically carbines, are excellent choices for a defensive long gun, especially when chambering an intermediate cartridge. Their combination of desirable characteristics such as light weight, compact size, mild recoil and superior […]

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Overview of the Ruger LC9

August 15, 2018 Charles 1

photo above [CC BY-SA 3.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons by Charles Sturm, Ruger and Co. is popularly known for producing American-made quality, typically overbuilt guns at modest prices. One thing they were not known for […]

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Comparison: Glock 17 vs. Smith & Wesson M&P9

August 4, 2018 Chad 1

by Chad For the longest time, there was only one dominant striker-fired polymer pistol. I am speaking of course about the legendary, ubiquitous Glock.  So ubiquitous its name is slang for “handgun.” You don’t attain […]

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The AK Family of Rifles: A Primer

June 13, 2018 Chad 3

by Chad In the U.S., the AK family of rifles has enjoyed considerable, if controversial, popularity among civilians and American enthusiasm for it is today higher than ever. The AK-47 and its variants are the […]

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The Great Debate – Revolver vs Semi

May 26, 2018 Chad 6

by Chad If there was ever a topic on guns in our modern age that has been covered extensively, it is this one. A dead horse beaten beyond recognition, a broken record played ad nauseum, […]

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The Best Calibers for Survival

April 19, 2018 Dan Stevens 16

by John If you do anything with a firearm, you probably have the “perfect” ammunition for that purpose.  It may be unsuitable for some or even all other purposes, but as long as you have […]