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Keep your hands warm while hunting
(Grandviewoutdoors.com) By Tom Carpenter-When it comes to keeping hands and fingers warm and nimble, waterfowlers have it tough. Conditions are usually wet, often windy and sometimes cold. Frozen fingers are miserable, and they reduce your ability to get tasks done and make shots. But there is help. Put these tips and products to work and deal yourself a couple winning hands this season. Towel Off...
NYPD cracks down on long guns that hold more than five rounds
www.foxnews.com By Edmund DeMarche-The New York City Police Department is taking aim at owners of shotguns and rifles capable of holding more than five rounds, demanding such guns be surrendered, altered or taken out of the city. The demand came in the form of some 500 letters mailed out to owners of registered long guns that are in violation of a 2010 city ordinance. The first option for the lett...
Windham Weaponry SRC-308 Rifle
From Guns, Holsters & Gear: by: Richard Johnson- Windham Weaponry released details of the company’s new SRC-308 rifle. The new AR-10 style gun is chambered for the 7.62×51 or .308 cartridge. The new gun uses a gas impingement system with a low profile gas block and flat top upper. A 20-round PMAG is standard equipment. The initial rifle will have only a hardcoat black anodized finish with matc...
A Look at Big Bore AR-15 Ammo
Gun Digest- By J. Guthrie- Quite a lot of the rounds came from military ballisticians and ammunition companies trying to improve on the 5.56X45mm NATO's battlefield lethality-or lack thereof. Long-range shooters and competitors also sought to improve on the much-maligned 5.56, those marksmen seeking a projectile fired from that particular rifle that had enough gas to stay supersonic longer and sli...
Liberty Ammunition Increases Planned Production
BRADENTON, FL (December 2013) Liberty Ammunition, global leader in high performance, lead-free ammunition for military, law enforcement, personal defense and the hunting markets, has announced a second shift for production of ammunition. Liberty Ammunition's Civil Defense line of personal defense ammunition for civilians and law enforcement personnel is available in 9mm +P, .45 A...
The Future of OPEC
The prospect of revitalized oil production in Iraq and Iran may add to tensions between those two countries and Saudi Arabia over export quotas. On Dec. 4, representatives of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) will meet in Vienna to discuss a number of topics. OPEC is facing two challenges. First, OPEC's historically biggest consumer -- the United States -- is rapidly inc...
NRA Statement on the Reauthorization of the ‘Undetectable Firearms Act’, HR 3626
Charlotte, NC -(Ammoland.com)- With the expiration of the so-called Undetectable Firearms Act (UFA) rapidly approaching on December 9th, misinformation over this issue and NRA’s position on it has unfortunately reached a heightened level. We would like to make our position clear. The NRA strongly opposes
ANY expansion of the Undetectable Firearms Act, including applying the
Nev. Assemblywoman Michele Fiore Says She Carries Gun In Gun-Free Zones
(www.opposingviews.com) By Allison Geller, Wed, December 04, 2013- Off-color comments continue to be a specialty of Nevada Assembly Republicans. In a speech to fellow Republicans on Nov. 5, Las Vegas Assemblywoman Michele Fiore did a good job as Jim Wheeler’s last-minute replacement when she made untoward remarks about her colleagues and said she carries a gun with her in gun-free zones. In a tran...
Memphis Homeowner Shoots 1 of 2 Daytime Burglars – Neighbors Supportive of Shooting
From GunsSaveLives.net: A Memphis homeowner called police to report that two men were trying to break into his home. However, before officers could respond, the men were coming into the come through a window. The homeowner took action to protect himself. He fired at the two men, who then immediately fled the scene. One of the men was found by police a block away, suffering from a gunshot wound. He...
Fort Worth Homeowner Shoots Garage Burglar Twice, Police Track Blood Trail to Make Arrest
From GunsSaveLives.net: A homeowner in Fort Worth, TX was alerted by his burglar alarm that someone might have broken into his garage. The homeowner grabbed a gun and went to investigate. The homeowner found a suspected burglar in the garage and confronted him. At some point during the confrontation, the homeowner fired several shots at the suspect, striking him twice. After being shot, the suspec...
NSSF, Sierra, ATK Not Worried By Lead Smelter Closure
From Guns.com, By Chris Dumm-The closure of the last primary lead smelting plant in the United States in Herculaneum, Missouri will not have any noticeable effect on ammunition supplies or prices, NSSF and ammunition manufacturers say. Why are they pulling a Clark Gable-like “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn?” Because the U.S. ammunition industry has reached a recycling milestone that ev...
SHTF guns on a budget
SHTFBlog: A few days ago, a guy at work came up to me and asked me for a bit of firearms help. He told me he’d saved about $1000, and was looking to get a handgun and a long gun plus a few accessories to set himself up for a SHTF type situation. He didn’t want junk, either, but he did realize he’d have to pay for good stuff that would last. (I love hearing that!) So I thought for a bit and told hi...
Lee Bellinger's Health Edge- Stuck in the Dark – Health Dangers When the Power Is Out
Lee Bellinger's Health Edge- Stuck in the Dark – Health Dangers When the Power Is OutIn November, what might have been the largest typhoon in recorded history made landfall in the Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan devastated the island nation, leveling homes and businesses and crippling the country's infrastructure. The power grid in the Philippines was hit hard, and experts predict that power outages c...
ACTION REQUIRED! American Silencer Association Statement On ATF 41P NEEDS YOUR HELP!!
WASHINGTON, D.C. -(Ammoland.com)- The American Silencer Association needs your help.On August 29, 2013, the Obama Administration issued an executive action that seeks to amend the transfer of NFA firearms.Known as ATF 41P, it was published in the Federal Register on September 9 2013. The public comment period, which lasts 90 days, will come to a conclusion on Monday, December 9 2013. To help, plea...
Strange And Deceitful New Anti-Gun Tactics
By Sean D. Sorrentino, North Carolina -(Ammoland.com)- Apparently the gun haters have decided that since they can’t convince business owners to post anti-gun signs, maybe they should post the signs themselves.After Oct 1st I started to look for posted signs at my favorite establishments. I frequently go to a local chicken wing place in Greensboro and last week I noticed a simple sicker that pictu...
Jesse James Firearms Wants Our Advice???
From The Firearm Report Texas -(Ammoland.com)- Yup you heard that right – after giving our light hearted honest opinion of the unveiling last month – Jesse James and JJFU wants OUR advice..? At least I think that’s what he wants based on this email that he sent us: (see below) Since Jesse has not taken us up yet on our offering of a good time to chat – we decided just to post our ideas on her...
Weatherby Introduces Mark V Terramark RC (Range Certified) Rifle
Paso Robles, CA - -(Ammoland.com)- Weatherby offers custom features and “Range Certified” accuracy assurance in its new Mark V Terramark RC rifle, which comes with a SUB-MOA guarantee as well as a factory-shot target signed by company President Ed Weatherby. The Mark V Terramark RC offers multiple accuracy-enhancing features, including a hand-laminated, raised comb, Monte Carlo composite stock wit...
Houses Passes Anti-Gun Bill
From Dudley Brown, National Gun Right: I’ve got bad news. House Republicans not only failed to stand up to anti-gun Senator Chuck Schumer and President Obama’s anti-gun agenda. . . They folded like a house of cards. In order to prevent pro-gun members from being able to voice their objections, House Republican leadership deliberately moved-up today's scheduled vote.Because of this last-minute sche...
Speedloader Techniques for Revolvers
From Gun Digest: By Grant Cunningham- The speedloader inserts all rounds into the cylinder simultaneously and greatly reduces the fiddling necessary to get bullet noses started into their chambers. The speedloader really comes into its own when paired with the Universal Revolver Reload. With one hand holding the cylinder and the other handling the speedloader you can take advantage of propriocepti...
TheTacticalwire.com Gift Guide: Around the Water Cooler: Gift Patrol
From TheTacticalwire.com Here are a few gift ideas for the shooters on your shopping list: Apex Polymer Armorer's Block: Your shooter works on his/her own artillery or is genuinely a pistol mechanic, the Apex Polymer Armorer's Block is a handy gizmo for the bench. Supporting the MSP frame for detail stripping and parts replacement, the Apex Armorer's Block allows you to drive pins in and out while...
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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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On the Third Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me, a Laserlyte Training System
Save Money and Shoot Better with the LaserLyte Training Tyme Kit and Plinking Cans
Experts and professionals agree, shooters should regularly train to keep proficient. Cost and availability of ammunition can be prohibitive to lay people and many may not make it to the range as often as they would like. You can still train at home with dry fire, which reinforces drawing for a holster, spe...