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Overview of the Glock 19 Gen 4

May 21, 2019 Tim Makay 0

There is one pistol that is now so popular, so widely used, so plentiful that its very name has become a euphemism for “handgun”. That pistol is, naturally, the Glock. Love it or loathe it […]

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How to Remove Rust from a Firearm

May 6, 2019 Charles 2

by Charles All guns have metal parts, or are made entirely from metal, and metal can corrode. Sad fact of nature when considering what it can do to our firearms slowly over time. Whether you […]

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The Best of the Best 9mm Carbines

April 26, 2019 Charles 2

by Charles Pistol Caliber Carbines, or PCCs, have been around for a long, long time, at least as far back as lever-action rifles chambered in pistol calibers back in the days of the Civil War […]

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The Best 12 Gauge Shotguns Under $700

April 19, 2019 Charles 0

It seems like every year is a good year for shotguns. No doubt; since their inception, shotguns have been prized by civilians, hunters, police, guards and soldiers who have need of a ferociously effective close-quarters […]

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The Best Iron Sights for your Guns

April 8, 2019 Charles 0

by Charles If you want to get hits, the two most critical elements of shooting, any kind of shooting, are aiming and trigger control. All of the other fundamentals support the task of executing the […]

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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 3

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 9

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 […]