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Exploring The Use Of Force: Part 1

  The last thing you ever want to do. By Seth R. Nadel People want to be left alone, to live their lives, make their living, and enjoy life as they wish. No rational person desires to use force against another human. But at times, the actions of others leave …

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List Of Popular Ammo Brands

  The selection of the right ammunition brand is and always will be a matter of personal preference. Some shooters will try a brand, absolutely despise its performance, and never touch it again. Others will be a little less picky and shop based upon current availability and price. That said, …

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The History Of The Shotgun

  By Luke Brandenburg Did you know that the first ancestors of the modern-day shotgun were developed over 450 years ago? The powerful shotguns we know and love today have a very long and interesting history behind them. The modern shotguns we know today come from a long, proud history …

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Give 10 Minutes This 4th Of July

  By Seth R. Nadel JULY! The real summer time is here. Time for picnics, barbeques, hikes, swimming, and all the vacation things you have been thinking of all winter. And the month kicks off with the grand holiday, the three day weekend of the 4th of July! Parades, hot …

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Five Reasons You Shouldn’t Reload Your Own Ammunition

  By Kip Staton It’s nearly the summer of 2015, and by now even the most casual of shooters are familiar with the economically harsh realities of being an American gun owner during tumultuous legislative times. Ammunition in all calibers is expensive, and it’s not getting any cheaper, or easier …

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Mossberg vs. Remington: Which is Better?

  By Luke Brandenburg The debate between the Mossberg 500 and Remington 870 has been raging for decades. Join us as we dive in to some of the details, similarities and differences of these two popular pump-actions shotguns! When anyone starts looking for a shotgun, the names of Mossberg and …

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Five Outdoor Activities To Do With Dad

  By David Link Father’s Day is a great chance to get out and enjoy the outdoors. While some families have a set tradition that they celebrate year after year, those that don’t have an opportunity to try something new or revive an old activity. In case you’re still not …

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The Venerable 16 Gauge Shotgun

  By Pete Rogers “Carries like a 20, shoots like a 12.” That was an advertisement I saw as a young lad in the window of Hageman’s 5 & 10 in Cheraw, SC and that slogan has stuck with me ever since. My first experience in shooting shotguns was a …

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Does Your Self-defense Gun Need A Caliber That Starts With A 4?

  By Seth Nadel Back in the 1960’s, people started to think about personal protection with a handgun. There was a revolution, led by gent by the name of Lee Jurras who started a company called Super-Vel, and they turned personal protection (and police) ammunition into something more effective. Prior …