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The FN MAGM240-series of Machine Guns

  By John M. Buol Jr. The “’Devil’s Paintbrush” has been a mainstay of modern military small arms since the machine gun first earned that moniker during the First World War. In the course of a few short, bloody years, machine guns uprooted many tactical principles, many of which had …

SIG Sauer Legion 226

  By Trampas Swanson In the world of the true modern warrior, there are view names in the fields of military Special Operations, law enforcement and private contracting as highly regarded when it comes to the traditional double action combat pistol as SIG Sauer. Often heralded in the industry as …

Spyderco Endura Knife Review

  By Trampas Swanson Perhaps the most underrated and over looked daily tool for the average person is that of a good quality pocket knife. While not as glamourous and flashy as a concealed carry pistol, the pocket knife often comes into use daily from everything from common utility applications …

Mossberg 835 Ulti-Mag Review

  An unforgettable Christmas gift. By Jason Herbert My personal waterfowl caller, guide and decoy carrier happens to be my oldest son. We work as a team and have made several incredible memories together in the woods. I’m the expert turkey caller and guide, and he’s the waterfowl expert. We …

Western Big Game Hunter Gift Guide

  By Tony Martins As the year winds down so does hunting in most areas, and thoughts turn to the holiday season and the tradition of gifting, initiated by Three Wise Men – probably hunters – more than 2000 years ago. Gear demanded by the Western Big Game Hunter today …

Ruger SP101 Review – Part 2

  Continued from Ruger SP101 Review – Part 1. By Trampas Swanson For both versions of the SP101, the upgrades for the new model clearly show Ruger listens to their customers. The traditional black plastic panel grips were replaced with one piece rubber grips with beautiful rosewood inserts bearing the …

Ruger SP101 Review – Part 1

  By Trampas Swanson Since opening its doors in 1949, the Sturm Ruger Company has proven to be an industry leader in the world of firearms with everything from the production of their 10/22 series of .22 caliber rifles to the handgun hunter’s favorite, the Super Redhawk .44 Magnum. The …

A Little Gun That Could: The Story of the M11

  By John M. Buol Jr. Being a military sponsored shooting team, most folks with the U.S. Army Reserve Marksmanship Program sport M9s – some more reluctantly than others. Berettas are fine shooting pistols, as accurate and controllable as any quality issue service pistol out there but some people find …

Benelli Super Black Eagle II Shotgun Review

  Unparalleled Versatility for any Sportsman’s Arsenal By Nancy Jo Adams A reliable, all-around shotgun is valuable in any sportsman’s arsenal. In my research for the perfect shotgun that was proven for turkey hunting, duck hunting, upland game, and shooting sports, I ran across the Benelli Super Black Eagle II. …