In today's shooting world, revolvers are somewhat passé. In fact, many newer handgun enthusiasts have never fired one. That said, I wasn't too surprised when I recently showed up at Gunsite Academy for the 250 Revolver class and noted that all of the participants were somewhat “long in the tooth,” and several, like myself, were […]
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Most shooters know Walker’s, or some version of its seemingly ubiquitous ear muffs out on the range. The familiarity stems from its performance, as most shooters find Walker’s muff do the job. Now the company launches a new product, dubbed the Raptor, which immediately got our attention. Walker’s Raptor Hearing Protection The Walker’s Raptor comes […]
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In many circles, the shotgun remains the ultimate home defense weapon. With the right load, it simply hits like the hammer of Thor. And with Federal Premium’s newest development, Thor’s hammer just magically multiplied. Federal Force X2 buckshot splits into two equally sized pieces upon impact. Federal Force X2 Buckshot Force X2 features copper-plated 00 […]
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The popularity of carry optics continues to rise throughout the industry. Right on time, Continuous Precision just launched its newest pistol modification, the Big Dot Package. The CP Big Dot Package puts standard red dots on Glock 43, 43X and 48 pistols. Continuous Precision Big Dot Package The package consists of a special slide cut, […]
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An Indianapolis woman was recently killed in a shooting following an argument with Black Lives Matter supporters, the woman’s family claims. The fatal shooting occurred during the early morning hours of July 5. Black Lives Matter Shooting Details The family says the victim, 24-year-old Jessica Doty Whitaker, walked with her fiance, Jose Ramirez, and two […]
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Federal Premium just launched a new Hydra-Shok Deep load specifically for 380 Auto. The new ammo becomes the company’s first expanding .380 to consistently pass beyond the FBI protocol penetration test of 12 inches. Federal Hydra-Shok Deep 380 The Hydra-Shok Deep load penetrated both bare gel and heavy clothing tests. As micro-carry pistols continue to […]
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Subway restaurants just did a thing. The company, pandering to public pressure from the left, changed official corporate policy. Now Subway asks customers to no longer open carry in its stores, even where legal. Subway and Open Carry This latest saga all started back in May, when a group protesting COVID-19 measures went into a […]
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XS Sights just announced line extensions for its popular second-generation DXT2 Night Sights. It includes a non-tritium rear option in the DXW2 Night Sights for Glock, SIG Sauer, Smith & Wesson and other select pistols. The front sights of all new products feature tritium in the center, surrounded by XS’s photoluminescent Glow Dot technology. XS […]
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A Black Lives Matter protestor touched off a negligent discharge during a protest in Florissant, Mo., June 23. Near both Ferguson and St. Louis, several protestors marched and chanted near a police line. Then a shot rang out from an AR-style rifle. Black Lives Matter Protestor Shoots Himself in the Foot “The protestor was standing […]
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Increasingly, self-defense practitioners and tactical trainers recommend carrying a first aid kit. It could save not only your life, but the life of someone you love. Whether natural disaster or a true firefight, you need the correct tools to survive. Enter the Galco Ankle Trauma Medical Kit. Galco Ankle Trauma Medical Kit The trauma kit […]
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Federal has just released their new Hydra-Shok Deep .380 Auto bullet design meant for .380 micro-guns and compact pistols alike. This adds a whole new dimension to the micro-handgun caliber giving users more effectiveness. Federal Ammunition claims that this .380 offering is the first to offer consistent penetration beyond the FBI recommended 12-inch minimum in […]
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Shooting is a loud endeavor. Unless you’re using an extremely low-decibel setup like a suppressed .22, ear pro is a must. The consequences for failing to guard your ears against a firearm’s report can include tinnitus or other permanent hearing damage. Walker’s has been in the hearing protection business for over 25 years, and produces […]
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The tremendous success of SIG Sauer’s P320 pistols makes it easy to forget that the line has only been available to the public for six years, and was only adopted by the military three years ago. The modular, striker-fired design has quickly become a favorite for many civilian everyday carriers and competition shooters as well […]
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Turkish-headquartered Hatsan Arms chiefly manufactures two product lines: air guns, and shotguns. The latter, branded as Escort Shotguns, includes a variety of models from pump-action to break-open to semi-auto, purposed for hunting/sporting or home defense. From mild to wild, their spectrum of scatterguns runs the gamut. In a July 10th press release, Hatsan has announced […]
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The Australian Government has announced that the Australian Defense Force will receive a further 8,500 EF88 rifles. This comes on top of the 30,000 already ordered and procured from the Thales owned Lithgow Arms. The move comes as Australia announced a major realignment of their defense policy, we covered this in more detail over at […]
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Most gun owners, particularly concealed carriers and those who employ firearms as part of their profession, have had to consider the possibility of defensive firearms use. We’ve thought about what might theoretically happen in various scenarios – a home invasion, a parking lot mugging, maybe a carjacking – and how we would react. There is […]
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Join the U.S. Army, see the World! Or just have a lazy look at TFB’s Photo Of The Day and share the experience. Here we see Green Berets train Special Forces Soldiers from the Côte d’Ivoire in different shooting tactics and medical training. There are a few firearms from IWI here, the top one is a CTAR […]
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Early this year, I stumbled on a very affordable Simmons rangefinder in a pawn shop and couldn't pass it up. The clerk didn't know how long the Simmons Protarget Rangefinder had been there, but I was pleasantly surprised to see that the battery still worked. The clerk allowed me to step outside with it and […]
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Probably my favorite thing about the gun community as a whole is the way we can all come together and create some really fun events. A few months ago I heard about a local race in mid-Michigan that incorporates running, tactical shooting and long distance shooting to create a gun competition that’s very unique. Unfortunately, […]
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In a move that should hopefully boost the suppressor industry, the American Suppressor Association has just announced that the State Department has rescinded a nearly 20-year-old memo that prevented the commercial exportation of suppressors outside of the United States. More distributors, dealers and customers around the world should increase demand and production here in the […]
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Brownells has a sale going on Aguila 22 LR Super Extra standard velocity ammo that you can get down to $0.048 cents a round and free shipping with a coupon code if you buy eight boxes for $195.92.
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Palmetto State Armory has steel case Century Arms 55Gr FMJ .223 Rem Ammunition in 20 round Boxes for $6.99 each shipping now. Say what you want about steel case ammo from mother Russia but...
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Brownells has two (2) cases of Challenger First Class Target Load 12-Gauge 2-3/4" Ammo for just $115.98 after a coupon code at check out. Brownells Edge Members get FREE Shipping on all their orders.
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Sportsman''s Guide has a pre-order sale on CCI Blazer Brass Black Label, 9mm, FMJ, 115 Grain, 500 Rounds in a Bulk Box for $101.64 for existing club members. That is $0.203 a round.
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Goose season starts next month & PSA has 100 round cases of Federal Speed SHOK 12 Gauge 3" 1 1/4 BB Shot Ammunition for $49.98 a case. They are also effective on rioters.
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Palmetto State Armory has in stock and shipping now a 1000 rounds of American Eagle 5.56mm 55gr FMJBT Loose Pack (XM193) Ammunition for $549.99 a case.
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Brownells has a sale on 1500 rounds of SK Standard Plus 22 Long Rifle 40Gr Ammunition for 164.97 after a coupon code at check out with FREE Shipping.
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Palmetto State Armory has inventory that is shipping right now of RUAG Ammotec''s GECO 5.56 NATO 55 Grain FMJ ammunition in 50 round White Box for $27.99 with no purchase limits. This will sell out
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They are back in stock! Palmetto State Armory is selling the D&H Tactical brand 5.56 30 round aluminum gun magazines for $9.99 each.
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Palmetto State Armory has some new inventory on some Federal 5.56 55gr FMJ-BT XM193 in 400 round reusable Ammo Cans for $239.99. This will sell out so get it while it is available.
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