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Magpul PMAGs – Everything You Wanted To Know

  By David Curtis Magpul Industries Corp makes two different 30 round AR magazines that do almost exactly the same thing. Why would they do that? And which one is right for you? We’ll explore the differences and similarities of the two designs together so that you’ll be able to …

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How To Evaluate High-End AR-15 Triggers

  By Trampas Swanson The AR-15: Perhaps the most widely sold firearm in American history; truly today’s modern musket in all sense of the term. It’s not uncommon for the average AR-15 enthusiast to own not one, but multiple rifles of this design. As the industry develops new and better …

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Springfield Armory XD-S Single Stack .45ACP – Noticeably Unnoticeable

  By Tony Martins Recall is an interesting phenomenon. Some experiences can be recalled from one’s gray matter vault into consciousness almost instantly with exacting detail, while others emerge with vagueness and only after considerable pondering. I remember my first experience with the then spanking new XD-S handgun from Springfield …

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Bering Optics Prismatic Reflex 2.5×32 Review

  By Mike Searson This author is a reformed “scope snob.” Coming of age in the shooting sports during the 1980s almost guaranteed that you followed an old and now very outdated piece of “gun shop wisdom” if you were a serious shooter. The mantra back then was: “expect to …

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Bering Optics Rubicon Reflex Sight Review

  By Mike Searson The Bering Optics Rubicon is what is known as a reflex sight. A reflex sight simplifies aiming by projecting the reticle onto the glass of the optic and reflects it back to the shooter who superimposes it onto the target. The sight is meant to be …

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Ruger M77 Hawkeye: Why We Bought One, And Why I Would Buy Another

  By Tony Martins The Ruger M77 Hawkeye in 7mm-08 Remington was the perfect answer to the question: What rifle should I buy for my non-hunting wife for her first big game hunting experience – a plains game trip to South Africa? I did my homework. Women appreciate beauty and …

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When The Lights Go Out: Surviving Moisture And Humidity

  By Guy Sagi You’re ready to survive—even thrive—when the unthinkable happens, but have you taken steps to ensure your guns, ammo, food and gear don’t fall victim to moisture and humidity long before you need them? It’s fashionable for the mainstream media to paint preppers with a broad brush, …

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Nikon M-223 and P-223 Shootout: Which is Best for You?

  By Kip Staton We live in a fantastic age to be firearms owners, particularly in regard to the AR-15 platform. Never before have we had such immediate access to new, innovative products and versatile accessories. However, one of the of the biggest advantages the standard 5.56 NATO/.223 Remington AR-15 …