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The Controversy Over Lead Ammunition In Hunting

  The controversy over lead ammunition has flared up again recently, and although the measure to add lead bullets to the EPA’s Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was again struck down by Congress, there are still advocacy groups calling for a ban on all lead bullets for hunting. This year …

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Deer Processing Tips

  We all hunt for different reasons. There is the chance to get away from it all for a while, to face off against fellow outdoorsmen to see who is the most accomplished hunter, and to experience the thrill of the hunt. But just important to most is the chance …

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Glock Model 40 MOS Product Review

  By Trampas Swanson The time has come to change what you think when you hear the term “Glock 40.” Up until now, when someone heard that terminology, they have only been able to associate it with a ridiculous street slang referring to a Glock pistol chambered in the .40 …

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Outdoor Gift Guides – Tony Martins

  By Tony Martins Christmas is just around the corner, and many of us continue to follow the gifting tradition started by Three Wise Men more than 2000 years ago. We commemorate the gift of Christ to humanity (PC police be damned) with worldly goods given to family and friends. …

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Advantages of a Double Barrel

  By Luke Brandenburg Why has the double barrel been so successful throughout the history of the shotgun? Thousands of hunters and shooters across the world prefer double barrel shotguns. Here are some of the reasons why! Considering the enormous advancements that have been made in firearms over the years, …

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Outdoor Gift Guides – Seth Nadel

  By Seth R. Nadel No question, picking the exact right gift for the outdoors person these days is harder than ever! Years ago, hints from the recipient were all around us – company catalogs left out to a certain page, ad’s ripped out of magazines and ‘carelessly’ left on …

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Outdoor Gift Guides – John Buol

  By John Buol Cool gifts for the upcoming holiday season. It’s that time of year again! Here’s a list of gift ideas that your favorite shooter just may be yearning for or that you might add to your own list. GLOCK, Inc. 1. Glock MOS Handgun carry optics suitable …

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Outdoor Gift Guides: Jason Herbert

  By Jason Herbert I’ve always wondered how many of my actual “friends and family” read my material? Sure… I get a lot of “nice article the other day….” and “I really liked what you wrote…” But are they just saying that? Well… now I’m going to find out the …

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Outdoor Gift Guides – Robin Follette

  By Robin Follette Can you believe it’s already time to start thinking about Christmas shopping? While many of us are deep in deer season, Christmas is creeping up. Black Friday is coming right up but you can bet that I will not be in a store. I’ll be hunting …