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BREAKING: DC Police Chief Will Treat DC as Constitutional Carry Following Court Ruling
(gunssavelives.net) As we reported on Friday, a US court has ruled that Washington, D.C.’s ban on carry outside of the home was found to be unconstitutional. We are now seeing reports from D.C. reporter and gun rights activist Emily Miller that the Washington DC police will be treating the District of Columbia essentially as a Constitutional Carry state until further notice. Here are quotes from M...

Colorado Spends Millions to Perform 7 Percent of Expected Gun Background Checks
(reason.com) Amidst much debate, and the ultimate recall of two gun-controlling state senators (and resignation of a third), Colorado lawmakers inflicted tighter gun laws on their suffering constituents last year. Among those laws was a requirement that all private transfers of firearms go through a background check of the sort already imposed on commercial transactions. Lawmakers estimated that 4...

Remington Announces R51 Pistol Exchange
Madison, NC -(Ammoland.com)- Earlier this year, we launched the innovative R51 subcompact pistol to critical acclaim. During testing, numerous experts found the pistol to function flawlessly. In fact, they found it to have lower felt recoil, lower muzzle rise and better accuracy and concealability than other products in its class. "However, after initial commercial sales, our loyal customers notif...

Boston Police Say Residents Do Not ‘Need’ to Own Shotguns, Rifles
Boston Police Commissioner William Evans tells Boston Public Radio (WGBH) that residents of Boston do not need shotguns or rifles. Boston, MA -(Ammoland.com)- Residents of Boston do not need shotguns or rifles, according to Boston Police Commissioner William Evans. Boston’s top cop made that statement Wednesday on Boston Public Radio in response to Massachusetts state senator Stan Rosenberg’s posi...

Appellate Court Upholds Privacy Law, Tells Anti-Gun Doctors to Take a Powder
NRA-ILA: In a victory for gun owners who pay to visit doctors for medical care, and not the political opinions of their physicians, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has upheld Florida’s Firearm Owner’s Privacy Act. This law was passed after an escalating series of events in which patients were harassed or denied access to services because they refused to be interrogated by their ...

Federal judge rules DC ban on gun carry rights unconstitutional
(www.foxnews.com) - By Emily Miller-A federal judge in the District of Columbia on Saturday overturned the city’s total ban on residents being allowed to carry firearms outside their home in a landmark decision for gun-rights activists. Judge Frederick Scullin Jr. wrote in his ruling in Palmer v. District of Columbia that the right to bear arms extends outside the home, therefore gun-control laws ...

Former Obama Health Care Official Who Now Wants to Be Governor Unveils Gun Control Plan
(theblaze.com) Fred Lucas- Donald Berwick, the former head of Medicare and Medicaid, was most well known for saying the country should “ration care” and that health care is “by definition redistributional.” Now, as a candidate for governor of Massachusetts, he is going after guns.Berwick announced his gun control plan Wednesday. His plan includes a ban on so called assault weapons, saying “Weapons...

Southwest Airlines Allegedly Damages Turlock Olympic Hopeful’s Competition Guns
(turlockcitynews.com) Written by  Jonathan McCorkell-The parents of Branden Gover, 17, a 2014 Turlock High School graduate and likely future U.S. Junior Olympian, are outraged with Southwest Airlines for allegedly causing more than $11,000 in damage to his two Olympic-level Perazzi competition shotguns and a military-grade transport case.Teresa and Michael Gover, Branden’s parents, said they ...

Cheap Guns in Baltimore City, MD, 26 July 2014
By Dean Weingarten, Arizona -(Ammoland.com)-There will be a gun turn in event on 26 July, 2014 in Baltimore City, Maryland.  While these events are commonly labeled with the propaganda term “buyback” the guns were never owned by the people attempting to buy them.The location for the event will be at the New All Saints Catholic Church in the 4400 block of Liberty Heights Avenue from 10 a.m. to...

Federal ivory ban could lead to confiscation of guns, senator says (VIDEO)
(Guns.com) Chris Eger-In a move to protect both antique guns and musical instruments, Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) is fighting an federal ban on ivory backed by the White House. Alexander has introduced legislation that would allow an exemption to the transport of legacy items containing ivory across state lines and through international ports of entry. While ivory imports have largely been banned ...

Pennsylvania hospital: Wounded doctor fired back at gunman, officials say
(www.foxnews.com) DARBY, Pa. –   A doctor who was grazed by gunfire from a patient in his office at a suburban hospital on Thursday helped stop him by apparently returning fire with his own weapon and severely injuring him, but not before a caseworker was killed, authorities said. The patient opened fire after entering the office with the caseworker, District Attorney Jack Whelan said. Witnes...

Reason Prevails As Niles, Illinois Village Council Gives Approval To Gun Shop/Target Range Proposal
ISRA Press Release: CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA): Northwest suburban shooting sports enthusiasts breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday night as the Niles Village Council voted to approve a special use permit that would allow a retail firearm store and range to open in an industrial area of town. Tuesd...

5 Tips For New Concealed Carriers
(nssfblog.com) After completing the NSSF First Shots program, many of our participants move right on to getting their concealed carry permit. If this is your goal, there are a few things you need to know before you take on that process and begin to carry a firearm daily. 1. Get The Right Holster! The right concealed carry holster will inspire confidence. You should be able to go about your daily b...

The Psychology Of Solitude
SHTFblog - are YOU ready? By Dr. John J. Wood, a contributing author to SHTFBlog.com-When my wife and child leave for the weekend to visit her sister, I am not guilt laden about feeling a special sense of relief and freedom. The house is quiet. I can watch the TV shows I want, eat what I want, go out to places I might not normally get to go to including a gun store or two, big box bookstore or a r...

Cook County calls for ballot referendum on assault weapon ban, universal background checks (VIDEO)
(www.guns.com) by Chris Eger- The Cook County Board of Commissioners approved a ballot measure Wednesday to ask voters for their feelings on universal background checks and an assault weapon ban. The non-binding advisory referendum will be on the upcoming November general election ballot for Cook County, in which some 40 percent of Illinois residents live. On it, voters will be asked to answer the...

Town bans open carry of firearms in city buildings after stormtrooper incident
(Guns.com) | by Chris Eger- Salina, Kansas, a town that has seen its share of oddball gun stories this month, has now prohibited open carry in city buildings. City commissioners voted Monday to approve an ordinance that would forbid the open carry of guns in a number of publicly-owned buildings ranging from the animal shelter to several wastewater monitoring, maintenance and administration buildin...

Texas Governor Rick Perry Welcomes Texas International Firearms Festival
www.gunsandammo.com-Texas Governor Rick Perry is publicly welcoming the Texas International Firearms Festival (TIFF) to Austin, Texas, on Nov. 8-9, 2014. Held at Best of the West Shooting Sports outside of Austin, the two day festival will feature a host of America’s top firearms and firearms accessory manufacturers. Those in attendance will have the chance to test-fire handguns, rifles ...

7 Reasons Why Pocket Pistols May Not Be For You
(americanrifleman.org) By B. Gil Horman- Over the last few years, pocket-sized pistols have dominated the concealed-carry handgun market. More makes and models of these ultra-compact, lightweight defensive firearms are available than ever before. As someone who owns, shoots and packs these diminutive guns, I appreciate both their convenience for daily carry and their usefulness when larger defensi...

Fisherman Catches AR-15 Rifle
(gunssavelives.net)- Talk about being quite the fish-AR-man… No? OK. Anyway. So according to a reddit post the AR-15 rifle pictured above was found by a man who was fishing. An update posted in the comments seems to point to it being a stolen rifle, so maybe the owner will actually get it back. Here is some more info about the gun from another reddit comment, "The rifle itself is a base-model E-se...

Transforming an AR-15 into a Home-defense Rifle
(TheOutdoorhub.com) By Tom McHale -A few weeks ago, I discussed my plan of using the upcoming Crimson Trace Midnight 3 Gun Invitational to choose, equip, and practice with guns I’d use for home defense. Since then, I’ve decided to use a Smith & Wesson M&P 15 OR for the rifle. It’s a standard AR-15 design with a notable exception: instead of the classic A2 fixed front sight and gas block, i...
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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...