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Mossberg’s New MC1sc Handgun – Field Test & Review

By Tony Martins O.F. Mossberg & Sons is one of the oldest and largest American firearms manufacturers. The company is known for producing affordable and reliable shotguns and rifles for sportsmen. Their 500 Series pump-action shotgun for example, continues in one of the greatest production runs of any sporting firearm …

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Vehicle Everyday Carry

By Carlos Huerta What is Vehicle EDC (VEDC) gear? You likely have an Everyday Carry kit, but do you have Vehicle Everyday Carry gear? A lot of people keep fire extinguishers and first aid kits in their homes. They’ll have plenty of food and water as well as their other …

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Leupold Optics VX-Freedom 3-9x40mm Scope Review

By Trampas Swanson In the firearms world, optics are no doubt some of the best tools we have at our disposal. From large diameter objective lens optics for long distance and low light to small, quick handling 24mm objective lens optics for competitive shooting and Close Quarters Combat, This doesn’t …

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Pistol Manipulation for Beginners

By Vic Laboy The time has arrived where you’ve made the decision to purchase your first firearm. If you are new to the industry, the array of options and designs may be intimidating at first. You do not need to worry as we have all been faced with the initial …

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Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22 Safety Alert

If you have purchased a Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22 Rifle made before February 1, 2019, then Smith & Wesson recommends you not fire it until it has been inspected and the bolt replaced (if needed). The company has identified a manufacturing defect in breech face counter length bore depth …

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Glock 45 Review

By Trampas Swanson To say the striker fire pistol market is highly competitive with hundreds of manufacturer / model combinations available would be a gross understatement. Ever since the 1990’s, one name is clearly reigned supreme above all others, giving the classic 1911 a true challenge for the title of …

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GRITR Holsters Video Review

Interested in learning about the new holster brand GRITR and their tough as nails, Made In The USA Kydex IWB (Inside The Waistband) and OWB (Outside The Waistband) holsters? Well the Swanson Media Group recently got their hands on the GRITR IWB SIG Sauer P365 Holster and put it through …

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Optical Illusions: Proper Clothing For Concealed Carry

By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com Clothing patterns can obscure your perception of what lies beneath. Since the 1960s, the fashion and textile industries discovered that clothing designs and visual optical illusions in fabric created the ability to enhance a body’s perfect portion or reduce a body’s flaw. According to the …

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SIG SAUER MPX PCC 9mm Carbine

By Trampas Swanson The concept of a pistol caliber carbine isn’t new, Colt’s 9mm SMG, Uzi’s series of carbines and HK’s MP5 series have all been truly iconic firearms since the early 1970’s. These carbines were designed for military and law enforcement application in the hands of skilled operators. Later …