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Daily Carry with the Glock 42 .380ACP

  By Trampas Swanson One of the most popular topics in the U.S. firearms industry over the past 10 years has been concealed carry and what works best for most situations. With programs such as the USCCA and NRA Carry Guard, concealed carry continues to gain even more support across …

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Ducks & Dogs

  In anticipation of a new season and more great memories to be made. By Tony Martins There is something really special about sitting in a marsh waiting for sunrise. The cartoonish daffy duck-like soft quack of the mallard drake looking for companionship, the boisterous reply of the mallard hen …

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Hawke Optics Vantage IR 4-12×50 And Frontier 1-6×24 Review

  By Trampas Swanson Recently, I had the great opportunity to review a pair of scopes from an optics company I haven’t never tried before, Hawke Sport Optics. I have been shooting for over 35 years and prided myself in having tried hundreds of various models and manufacturers so when …

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The Grandfather of Modern Sniping

  By John M. Buol Jr. You’ve probably never heard of the man that is one of the most important influences on modern sniping. Any good, long-standing program will have many important, influencing figures and won’t be the work of any one person. Most gun owners with a passing interest …

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Bear And Son Baby Bowie 500D 1/2 Knife Review

  Sleek western styling, a gorgeous stag bone handle and top quality Damascus steel highlight this small fixed blade knife with a lot on display. By David Link Bear and Son Cutlery is a family-owned company from Alabama, and they pride themselves on their commitment to craftsmanship. While many knife …

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Top Five Deer Rifles

  By Pete Rogers The Whitetail deer is the most sought after big game animal in North America. Far surpassing any other big game animal. The method of pursuit is widely varied depending on which part of the country you are from, and the laws of your individual state. For …

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A Ring Of Holsters – Part 2

  By Seth Nadel Continued from A Ring Of Holsters – Part 1. Moving Clockwise Next, let us look at the sector from 12:00 to about 2:00 – the “appendix carry” spot, just to the right of the belt buckle. Now I carry a gun here on occasion, in an …

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Armscor Rock Island Armory .22TCM/9MM Pistol Review

  By Pete Rogers Every so often as an outdoor writer, we are fortunate enough to test some products that really shine. From time to time, we get products that we really can’t say anything good about and personally I adhere to the old adage: “If you can’t say something …

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One Million Trijicon ACOGs

  By Guy J. Sagi Trijicon has never offered a rebate on its Advanced Combat Optical Gunsights (ACOG), but this month the company is celebrating the one millionth 4×32 to roll out of the factory by offering $150 back on purchases from an authorized dealer (1800GunsAndAmmo is an authorized dealer). …