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Op-Ed: Women The ‘Holy Grail’ Of Gun Rights Movement
Ohio -(Ammoland.com)- Women seeking to arm themselves and their daughters are figuring out that guns are not ‘taboo’ but a powerful means of protection. “Women are the holy grail of the Second Amendment movement,” said Skip Coryell nationally recognized firearm expert and author of the newly released The Shadow Militia.The Second Amendment will stand or fall depending on the way women vote, he sai...
The Seven Deadly Sins of Concealed Carry: Not Carrying
(TheOutdoorhub.com) By Tom McHale- The fourth deadly sin of concealed carry is…not. Not carrying, that is. Crazy has roamed the earth for about 65 million years—several decades before Joan Rivers’ first plastic surgery. Consider that we live in a world where people proudly claim they are “Beliebers,” faux celebrities name their cute babies North West, and despotic Korean dictators have famil...
Ruger American Rifle review
(www.grandviewoutdoors.com) By Bob Robb: I don't care what anyone says, the economy is rough and none of us has any loose change to leave on the table. That's why, on a late November whitetail hunt in western Missouri, when Ken Jorgenson of Ruger told me how much the company's new American Rifle costs, my eyes opened wide. "Suggested retail of $449, but I have seen them on the shelf in places for ...
War Belt Meets Dress Belt
(pistol-training.com) A friend of mine, long time member of the US Secret Service’s Presidential Protection Detail, developed the Tactical Dress Belt being sold by FirstSpear, LLC. It’s a simple and ingenious solution for people who want the comfort & convenience of a traditional “war belt” but need something a bit dressier for concealed carry. A competition-like under belt attaches to the pad...
Lets Encourage MORE Private Gun Sales
By Dean Weingarten- Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- It has been clear for some time that gun registration is effective gun confiscation. It just happens in slow motion, or as this Lieutenant Colonel pushes for, whenever a power hungry administration thinks it can get away with it. It is also true that guns bought at retail from an Federal Firearms License dealer are recorded on a form 4473 an...
AR-15 To Be Raffled At Carpetbagger Scott Brown New Hampshire Protest
Milford, NH -(Ammoland.com)- If you want to prevent a gun banning Massachusetts carpetbagger from getting elected to the U.S. Senate next year, than you MUST join NHFC in Nashua on December 19th 2013 More on that below, but first, let me tell you why it’s so critical that you make your voice heard. We are about to enter a very important fight that will determine the future of our gun rights, a bat...
Peña v. Cid Case Update Challenge to California's "Handgun Roster" Moves Forward
From the Calguns Foundation: Yesterday, oral arguments were held for our Second Amendment challenge to California handgun “roster” laws (that limit access to Constitutionally-protected handguns by law-abiding people) before United States District Court Judge Kimberly J. Mueller on cross motions for summary judgment. The lawsuit, Ivan Peña et. al v. Stephen Lindley (Wilfredo Cid was ...
Steyr Arms Full-Size L-A1 Service Pistol
TheFirearmBlog.com: Steyr Arms (USA) are now importing the full-size service pistol version of the Steyr L-A1 pistol. This pistol was originally introduced to Europe at last year’s IWA expo. It holds 17 rounds of 9mm or 12 rounds of .40 S&W or .357 SIG. The MSRP will be $560. -The full press release …"Steyr Arms has announced the availability of the new full-size L-A1 service pistol to th...
Remington at Gunsite Academy
(TheShootingwire.com) A number of industry media personnel traveled to the Remington Defense/Tactical Products Seminar located at Gunsite Academy last week. The Seminar covered a number of different topics: new products for 2014 that are confidential until we're allowed to release information, products introduced early in 2013 that are now being produced (it was a hectic production year) and new p...
LaPierre was right: Armed deputy at Arapahoe High School stopped bad guy with gun
(www.bizpacreview.com) Wayne LaPierre, the executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, was repeatedly mocked, ridiculed and castigated by the liberal left media for suggesting there be armed guards in every school in the nation after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary one year ago. Every word uttered by LaPierre became fodder for the anti-gun, crush the Second Amendment, cr...
Know the Enemy and Know Yourself
From TheTruthAboutGuns.com, Dan Zimmerman The Heller Foundation’s John Johnson writes: In many cases, the recent spate of MDA (Mothers Demand Action) meetings is exactly what it appears to be – astroturf events rolled out by big money anti-freedom activists like Michael Bloomberg. The motions of these events are set to be on par with Mother’s Against Drunk Driving (M.A.D.D.), while appealing to th...
'Guns Save Lives Day' A Huge Success, Says SAF
By Second Amendment Foundation, BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 16, 2013 -- /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Guns Save Lives Day," observed Sunday in conjunction with Bill of Rights Day, was a huge success, the Second Amendment Foundation said today. SAF Executive Vice President Alan M. Gottlieb said preliminary data indicates that more than 20 million people saw or heard the organization's "Guns Save Lives" adv...
6 Best Handgun Laser Sights
From Gun Digest News: By Richard Mann -There are a variety of laser housings and mounting options for handguns. Some replace the handgun's grips or attach to another area of the frame.Others replace the guide rod on semi-automatic handguns, some attach to an accessory rail on either revolvers or pistols, and some are integrated into a replacement rear sight. Let's take a look at some of these. Hea...
COLORADO SHERIFF’S FIGHT THE ‘LAW’: Colorado Sheriff’s Refuse to Enforce New Gun Control Legislation
(girlsjustwannahaveguns.com) Despite failing last month in their bid to sue the state over the new firearm restrictions as unconstitutional, Sheriff’s such as John Cooke of Weld County have taken the unprecedented step to ignore the laws – calling them too vague and a violation of Second Amendment rights. Despite their introduction in the wake of mass shootings in Newtown, and Colorado’s own massa...
2nd Amendment in Action: Elderly Homeowner Kills Intruder
(fishgame.com) posted by Robert Gillock - Web News Editor- An intruder who crashed a car through a locked gate and broke into a rural Pierce County home late Monday was shot dead by the homeowner, officials said. The incident began at about 11 p.m. in the 25700 block of 164th Street East when the two occupants of the home heard someone trying to break in and called 911, said Detective Sgt. Brian L...
Ukraine: On the Edge of Empires
By George Friedman -The name "Ukraine" literally translates as "on the edge." It is a country on the edge of other countries, sometimes part of one, sometimes part of another and more frequently divided. In the 17th and 18th centuries, it was divided between Russia, Poland and the Ottoman Empire. In the 19th century, it was divided between Russia and Austria-Hungary. And in the 20th century, save ...
West Virginia Secures 30th Concealed Carry Handgun Reciprocity Agreement
CHARLESTON -(Ammoland.com)- Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today announced that West Virginia now has full reciprocity with the State of Alabama, ensuring that citizens’ concealed handgun licenses issued by either state will be recognized by the other. “This agreement marks the 30th state with which West Virginia has full reciprocity and the sixth agreement reached since July,” Attorney General...
Chicago Clerk Fells Armed Robber, Chicago, Ill. 12/11/13
From The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Ill. 12/11/13 (Guns Save Lives) 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 Seco...
Colorado: Committee Appoints Another Anti-Gunner to Hudak’s Vacant State Senate Seat
Charlotte, NC -(Ammoland.com)- On Tuesday, December 10 2013, a Democratic vacancy committee appointed Arvada City Councilwoman Rachel Zenzinger to fill the state Senate seat recently vacated by Senator Evie Hudak (SD-19). Senator Hudak resigned in November rather than face a potential recall election after championing passage of the most radical anti-gun legislation in Colorad...
My "Ultimate" Survival Shotgun
(www.thefirearmblog.com) By Chris Cheng-After a super busy year and a broken finger during a 3-gun match, I’ve finally gotten around to finalizing my “Ultimate” Survival Shotgun from the initial post earlier this year. I received a lot of interesting suggestions in the comments from that post, and I consulted with a survival friend of mine. His main advice was to not overload the shotgun with thin...
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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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The Second Rut—Myth or Opportunity?
As firearm deer seasons head into the coldest months of the year, in many northern climes, the whitetail rut is over or winding down. Or is it? The answer to that question, like so many others in hunting, is “maybe…”
Having hunted whitetails in the northern climes for over 25 years, I have seen some strange things happen during the late season. I specifically recall one late muzzleloader season...