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Nevada: UPDATE on Concealed Handgun License Permit Recognition
NRA-ILA New: Earlier this week, your NRA-ILA reported on alterations to Nevada’s Concealed Handgun License Permit recognition agreements.  In addition to removing West Virginia from its list of recognized out-of-state permits, Nevada will no longer honor permits from Louisiana.  However, the Silver State will now begin honoring permits from Illinois. These changes were made following a y...

Hays City Commission bans open-carry firearm in city buildings
(tmn.fhsu.edu) In order to answer the concerns of city employees, the Hays City Commission voted at this past Thursday’s regular meeting to prohibit the open carry of firearms within twelve city-owned buildings. Don Scheibler, Hays’ chief of police, presented the city staff recommendations to ban open carry in twelve city-owned buildings. Kansas House Bill 2578 prohibits the ban of open carry of w...

QUISLINGS: Ted Nugent ammo maker donates to Cuomo post-SAFE Act
QUISLINGS: Ted Nugent ammo maker donates to Cuomo post-SAFE Act. Quisling: noun 1.  a person who betrays his or her own country by aiding an invading enemy, often serving later in a puppet government; fifth columnist. Origin:  1940; after Vidkun Quisling (1887-1945), pro-Nazi Norwegian leader. You might be a little miffed if you found out a gun or ammo company was donating serious money ...

Review: Ultimate State-of-the-Art AR-15 Build—Changing Everything About the AR-15
(alloutdoor.com) by Major Pandemic-I love to try new products, new ideas, and new manufacturers. In this build I attempted to showcase a number of those new ideas from the front to the back of the rifle. The result is one uniquely forward looking rifle which looks awesome and shoots great. From the interesting looking muzzle brake to the Mission First grey Minimalist buttstock, there are a number ...

Mayor with Bloomberg gun control group charged with bribery
(www.foxnews.com) CJ Ciaramella,Washington Free Beacon-Monticello, New York, Democratic Mayor Gordon Jenkins—a member of Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns—was arrested Thursday on bribery charges, the latest in a long string of legal and ethical foibles by Jenkins. Mayors Against Illegal Guns is one of several Bloomberg-backed entities dedicated to limiting gun rights. Bloomberg has ...

East Bay Leaders Support Gun Violence Restraining Order Bill
(www.sanramon.com) EMERYVILLE (BCN) East Bay elected officials and law enforcement leaders today rallied in support of a bill that would allow for the temporary removal of firearms from people who are at risk for committing acts of violence. The legislation, authored by Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, and two other state legislators was introduced after an incident in Santa Barbara earlie...

DC asks federal judge for more time to work on concealed carry ruling
(Guns.com) by Chris Eger- The attorney general for Washington D.C. asked a federal judge Monday for an extension of the current 90-day stay striking the district’s prohibition on concealed carry. Citing the fact that the district’s council will not reconvene until September, officials say the extra time is needed to work on new legislation to allow the first legal concealed carry in the nation’s c...

Your Survival Cache Should Include An Air Rifle
(joeforamerica.com) written by Nicholas O.-As a survivalist or prepper, having a personal arsenal of weapons for security and hunting purposes is important. Many will tell you that having a good handgun, .22 rifle, center fire rifle, shotgun, bow, and a knife are the critical elements that make up a complete, personal arsenal. But there is one other weapon that despite being overlooked should...

Europe's Malaise: The New Normal?
By George Friedman-Russia and Ukraine continue to confront each other along their border. Iraq has splintered, leading to unabated internal warfare. And the situation in Gaza remains dire. These events should be enough to constitute the sum total of our global crises, but they're not. On top of everything, the German economy contracted by 0.2 percent last quarter. Though many will dismiss this con...

USDA Announces Farm Bill Funding for Increased Access, Wildlife Conservation
(TheOutdoorhub.com) By Daniel Xu- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced an additional $20 million in grants to increase access for hunters and anglers, protecting wildlife, and enhancing business opportunities for rural economies. The funding comes as a part of the US Department of Agriculture’s Voluntary Public Access and Habitat Incentive Program (VPA-HIP), which was authoriz...

105 to be laid off at Remington Arms in Ilion, N.Y.
(www.syracuse.com) By Teri Weaver-SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- One hundred and five people will be laid off at Remington Arms in Ilion, Sen. James Seward's office confirmed this afternoon. The layoffs are part of the gun maker's plans to move two assembly lines to Alabama, which was announced in May, Seward's office said. In May, the president of United Mine Workers Local 717 said about 80 people would be l...

Police tell Detroiters to buy guns in city riven by race issues and crime
Rose Hackman, theguardian.com- Detroit police chief James Craig – nicknamed “Hollywood” for his years spent in the LAPD and his seeming love of being in front of the camera – has repeatedly called on “good” and “law-abiding” Detroiters to arm themselves against criminals in the city. His words have not fallen on deaf ears. Patricia Champion, a 63-year-old lifelong Detroiter, a grandmother and reti...

Gun Control Group Moms Demand Action Asking Kroger to Ban Guns in Stores
(www.thedailybeast.com) By Brandy Zadrozny- A group of moms armed with Twitter and their wallets, are making Kroger stores the latest battlefield in the fight between gun control groups and the open carry movement. First there was #BurritosNotBullets and then #JackedUp. Now, with the hashtag, #GroceriesNotGuns, the fight for what gun control advocacy groups call “gun sense” is back on, and taking ...

200 new jobs are open at McAAP
(www.mcalesternews.com) McALESTER — The McAlester Army Ammunition Plant is looking to hire a few good men and women — 200, to be exact. McAAP Commander Col. Joseph G. Dalessio confirmed that the 200 employees that McAAP needs to hire is in addition to the push to hire more employees that began last November. “We  have done yeoman’s work on the hiring process,” Dalessio told the News-Capi...

BREAKING: Discovery Channel Puts Sons of Guns Season 6 on Hold
From TheTruthAboutGuns.com, By Robert Farago-The Gunner’s Vault Facebook page is reporting that the Discovery Channel has put the hit show Sons of Guns production schedule on hold. The info comes from Glenn “Flem” Fleming, self-described “former welder for Red Jacket Firearms” and “one of the guys on sons of guns.” Fleming texted Producer Chris at Gunner’s Vault, telling&n...

Must-Have Tools For Your Hunt Pack
(grandviewoutdoors.com) By Mark Kayser- It seems like I’m carrying more and more gear into the field. Is it all needed? Probably not, but you never know. Despite all of the gear being toted afield there may be a few items you’ve never thought to pack along. Check these out and see if they fit your hunting style. Your goal is to tip over a coyote, bobcat or a fox so are you prepared if you h...

Judge allows off-duty officers to carry guns at Minnesota Vikings games -- for now
By The Associated Press, MINNEAPOLIS — A judge has struck down — for now — an NFL policy preventing off-duty Minnesota police officers from carrying guns at Vikings games.Two police organizations challenged the rule, arguing that NFL policy cannot trump state law. Judge Ivy Bernhardson ruled Thursday in favor of the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association and the Police Officers Federatio...

Murfreesboro councilman pushing for guns on greenways
(www.wsmv.com) Reported by Larry Flowers - MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) - Greenways are popular spots for runners, walkers and cyclists, but soon, the next person you pass could be armed. A Murfreesboro councilman wants to allow gun carry permit holders to carry their firearms on greenways. Guy Chun has lived in Murfreesboro for more than 12 years, and loves to spend time with his family at city parks ...

New Smith & Wesson M&P22 Compact Review
From GunsAmerica, by Tom McHale-Getting home and tearing open Smith & Wesson M&P22 Compact box, my very first impression was, “Oh snap!" The next thought that crossed my mind was that this gun won’t be out of the box for six seconds before I’m compelled to attach a silencer. A SilencerCo Sparrow would be an excellent fit. The compact size just screams harmony and balance with the diminutiv...

Choosing an AR-15 Lower Receiver: Stripped Lower Receiver Vs 80% Lower
By Chad Myers, Middlebury, IN -(Ammoland.com)- When building an AR-15 from the ground up there are numerous options to choose from, especially when assembling individual AR components.Whether building a carbine style or rifle length AR-15, modularity really boils down to personal preference. What you may want to take time to consider is if you want to use a stripped lower or an 80% lower receiver...
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Winchester model 42 magazine tube problem

  I am working on a model 42 Winchester model 42 pump .410 sn 10313X manf. in 1953.  The magazine tube is buggered up a bit on the interupted thread area that locks it into the receiver extension. In the past it has been abused and it is missing the magazine band key between the barrel and magazine and also the action slide spring. I have the 2 missing parts on order (most pa...

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Spring and summer brings out the bugs. Try having a Fourth of July barbecue without mosquitoes and flies. Camping, hiking, hunting and even a picnic in the par...