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The Best AR-15 Cartridges Right Now
(www.gunsandammo.com) by Joseph von Benedikt- If worst comes to worst and you ever have to pick up your trusty M4 clone and go to protecting hearth and home, which carbine cartridge is most likely to save your life? While this debate has raged through the decades, flaring with every significant improvement and/or change in firearms design and ricocheting off of every military contract and police d...
BB Guns Could Mean Felony In New Jersey
(www.opposingviews.com)- By Doris Quintanilla, Wed, December 11, 2013- New Jersey and other jurisdictions make little or no distinction between BB guns and real guns, making users run the risk of being charged with felonies. The popular children’s toys must be registered and are subject to the same laws as many firearms, FoxNews.com reports. “In all honestly, kids who are charged are looking at ma...
Skill Set: Back-up Weapons
(TheTacticalwire.com) by Tiger McKee-You would never leave home without your electronic "I-thing," yet the majority of those who carry pistols never consider the need for a secondary or back-up pistol. Fights, especially defensive confrontations, never go as planned. You're presented a unique problem. There's a very short amount of time to come up with a solution and apply the skills necessary to ...
TrackingPoint Announces XS4 338 Lapua Magnum Smart Rifle
(TheOutdoorwire.com) Precision-Guided Firearm Combines Power of .338 Lapua Magnum, Surgeon XL™ Action With Form Factor of Lighter, Smaller XS3 Hunting Model Pflugerville, Texas - (DATE) - TrackingPoint™, creator of the world's first Precision Guided Firearm (PGF) system, today announced the newest addition to its smart rifle line, the XS4 338 Lapua Magnum. Combining the power of a large caliber ri...
Recover Tactical CC3 1911 Grip
(www.thefirearmablog.com) by Ray Ibanez- Recover Tactical is now taking pre-orders for their new CC3 1911 Grip. Made out of polymer composite and weighting in at 80 grams, the new CC3 grip is an easy to install universal fit two piece grip system that adds a 4.5 cm long rail to your 1911 pistol. MSRP on them is $49.99 shipped (within the US) and they’ll be available in black, olive drab and and de...
DroneShield: A way for hunters to fight back against animal activists’ drones (VIDEO)
Guns.com, S.H. Blannelberry-PETA’s ‘Air Angel’ campaign, for example, encourages members to use a drone to “collect instant instant to-your-phone video footage of hunters engaging in illegal activity, such as drinking while in possession of a firearm, injuring animals and failing to pursue them, and illegally using spotlights, feed lures, and other nasty but common hunting tricks.” PETA further su...
Colleges can’t ban guns, rules Florida court in major 2nd Amendment victory
From Biz Pac Review.com, December 11, 2013 by Joe Saunders- The Florida appeals court ruling that the University of North Florida was violating state law when it prohibited a woman from storing a gun in her vehicle while she attended class will spill over to cities and counties statewide, an attorney said Wednesday. And it’s one of many nationwide where anti-gun activists are trying to do at the l...
Burglar calls 911 after getting shot by homeowner
(GUNS.com) by Jennifer Cruz-An early morning attempted burglary didn’t go quite as planned when the suspect ended up calling 911 after being shot by the owner of the Toledo home he had broken into Thursday morning. The homeowner, 34-year-old Antione Garret, and his girlfriend were awakened by the sound of glass shattering just before 5 a.m., according to a report by Toledo News Now. Garret d...
Maximus Arm’s New 100% American-Made, Custom 1911 .45 ACP Gladiator Pistol
Franklin, TN –(Ammoland.com)- Maximus Arms announces the release and sale of the patented Gladiator 1911 .45 ACP pistol, the product of over eighty dimensional modifications introduced by a cadre of firearm experts. Serving as the flagship for an upcoming line of 1911 pistols, this 100 percent American-made Gladiator boasts proven and unparalleled accuracy, ergonomics, and reliability. These key m...
Plastic Gun Ban Renewal Energizes Schumer & Grassley to Call for Greater Gun Controls
Washington, DC -(Ammoland.com)- The Senate had just passed, by unanimous consent, the House’s ten-year extension of the so-called plastic gun ban. The bill was on its way to Obama’s desk for signature. And he couldn’t be happier. The 1988 law– which was scheduled to sunset on December 9 – had now been given a 10-year carte blanche. Never mind that the law was poorly drafted and c...
Russia Strengthens Ties With Vietnam
Editor's Note: This is the first of a three-part series about Russia's intensifying focus on East Asia. Part 1 examines Russia's traditional interests in the region and its closer relationship with Vietnam. (Get access to parts 2 and 3 when you subscribe) Recent challenges in exporting energy to Europe have made an orientation toward Asia more desirable for Moscow. Russia's economy depends on hydr...
The New EAA Witness Polymer 1911
From Guns Holsters and Gear: by: Richard Johnson- European American Armory Corp (EAA) will start selling a polymer 1911 in 2014. The new new pistol will resemble a traditional 1911, but will have a black plastic frame. A prototype of the Witness Polymer 1911 was on display at the 2013 SHOT Show, but there were no definite plans announced regarding production, when the gun would ship, etc. &n...
Best Practices for Shelter-in-Place at Home
“Shelter-in-place” means to take immediate refuge at your current location. It is an emergency procedure for people affected by a biological, chemical or radiological attack or accident. Shelter-in-place is typically a short-term procedure of several hours, not days or weeks. Research your surroundings. One key element of planning is to understand the types of disasters may happen in your area. Fo...
New from Advanced Armament: 300 AAC Blackout Pistol
(TheTruthAboutGuns.com) 300 AAC Blackout is a brilliant caliber, especially if you’re running a suppressed SBR. But for those who don’t have an SBR laying around that they can put a 300 BLK upper on, it becomes a little annoying. You want all the fun of the short barreled awesomeness, but the wait for the ATF to get off their ass can take ages. Continuing with the pre-SHOT Show AR-15 pistol announ...
Barnett Ghost 350
(TheOutdoorwire.com) Weighing only 7.6 pounds, the Ghost 350 may be one of the lightest crossbows to ever come out of Barnett's factory, but it still packs a powerful punch. With a speed of 350 feet per second and 116-foot pounds of kinetic energy, the Ghost 350 is exactly what the big-game hunter needs. In addition to speed and power, the Ghost 350 features cutting-edge technology and innovations...
Ruger Introduces LCP And LC9, Factory-fit With Viridian® Reactor Green Laser Sight Or Taclight
(TheOutdoorwire.com) Minneapolis, MN-December 10, 2013 Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) introduces the immensely popular Ruger® LCP and LC9 pistols factory-equipped with Viridian® Reactor green laser sight (R5) or Reactor tactical light (RTL). Fans of green lasers understand the advantage of a beam that is up to 50 times brighter than conventional red lasers for around-the-clock, all-condi...
CMMG Introduces Mk3 Carbine Battle Rifle
(TheOutdoorwire.com) Fayette, MO-The Mk3 CBR (Carbine Battle Rifle) is chambered in .308 WIN/7.62x51mm NATO and is precision-built to deliver the relentless functionality that CMMG rifles are known for. The Mk3 CBR is an ideal rifle for long-range shooting or close-quarters action and because it's built with CMMG's premium manufacturing requirements, it gives shooters the chance to own ...
Attend A Gun Show On "Guns Save Lives Day"
(TheOutdoorwire.com) BELLEVUE, WA - With dozens of gun shows scheduled around the country this weekend, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms suggests that one way a gun owner can observe Sunday's "Guns Save Lives Day" is to attend a gun show, and network with other firearms enthusiasts to protect the Second Amendment. CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb, who serves on the Board of ...
NSSF Files Lawsuit Against Sunnyvale, California Gun-control Ordinance
(TheOutdoorwire.com) NEWTOWN, CT -- The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, has filed a lawsuit against the City of Sunnyvale, California and the Sunnyvale City Council to prevent an ordinance passed in November from being enforced that is detrimental to responsible and law-abiding firearms retailers doing business within city limits. In the...
Armed Clerk Stops Robber, Madison, Wisconsin
USA-(Ammoland.com)- Somewhere, everyday in the USA, 2100+ people use a gun for self defense, to stop a crime or save the lives of themselves or their family. “We believe that the American public deserve to understand that on the average, guns save 2,191 lives and are used to thwart crimes every day,” says Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation Most times you won’t see these tales on the ...
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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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Deer Down — Tips for Processing Your Own Game Meat
So, you have hunted hard all season. You spent the summer cutting shooting lanes and putting up stands. You cemented relationships with property owners that give you permission to hunt. You worked hard all season, and things finally came together. You shot a deer. The adrenaline has risen and subsided, and you stand over your trophy. Now what?
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