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Category: Product Reviews

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Trijicon AGOG In Use

  By John M. Buol Jr. Optical sights have become the sighting option of choice for most firearm applications. It’s been a long time in the making. While optical instruments of various types had been in use centuries prior, it wasn’t until the 1830s do we have a formal, written …

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Perfection, Achieved? Vortex Razor HD Gen II 1-6×24 Review

  By Kip Staton The Vortex Razor HD Gen II 1-6×24 represents a top-of-the-line brand with top-of-the-line features, and it is fast becoming a benchmark in the upper end of the AR-15 optics market. Needless to say, the reputation the Razor HD Gen II 1-6×24 has garnered in the three-gun …

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Del-Ton Sport AR-15 Review

  By Jason Herbert No… I didn’t need an AR 15, but with the talking head politicians already starting to dominate our culture for next year’s election, I figured the topic of banning semi-automatic rifles – and their ammo – once again isn’t in the too distant future. Those who …

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Why I Shoot The Ruger 10/22

  By Trampas Swanson It’s no secret that perhaps one of the most versatile firearm platforms throughout the history of the cartridge era of ammunition is the .22 caliber rifle, but what keeps it so popular? One firearm leading the way in that category since its introduction to the market …

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PU Replicas: Re-inventing the Iconic Russian Riflescope

  By Ilya Koshkin I grew up in Russia (Soviet Union at the time).  I was largely a child of the 80s, but despite the fact that WWII was long over, we were all brought up on a great variety of WWII movies.  We called it the Great Patriotic War, …

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Taurus 709 Slim Review

  By Jason Herbert I recently exercised my right to carry in Michigan and went with a few friends to take a CPL (Concealed Pistol License) class. I found the class very informative and helpful. After the class, I waited a few months due to finances, and then I finally …

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Glock 34 MOS Product Review

  By Trampas Swanson Originally introduced in 1998, the Glock model 34 was designed to be a competition ready 9 mm pistol based off of the world famous model 17 service weapon. Since its debut, what shooters have discovered is the 5.32 inch barrel G34 makes for a fantastic all …

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Wilson Combat CQB: One Of The Most Perfect Pistols Ever Built

  By Mike Searson On the topic of firearms that will never be sold for any reason, the author actually has a sub group within that category: 1911 style pistols. Over the course of my life as a shooter I have had close to 20 different 1911 pistols either in …

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The US Springfield 1873 .45/70 Trapdoor Rifle

  By Pete Rogers Every year gun manufacturers introduce new and exciting models for hunters and shooters to get excited about. Different calibers, different designs, actions, stocks, triggers, etc. More and more enticing features to cause us to line up and spend hundreds and thousands of dollars to get the …