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Outdoor Gift Guides – Pete Rogers

  By Pete Rogers Sportsmen and women always face a dilemma when it comes to seasonal purchases. More so, our spouses and friends have a difficult time trying to decide what to get that guy or gal for Christmas. Every year, manufacturers and designers develop products that make hunting and …

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The New Beretta M9A3 Is Now For Sale

  Beretta’s follow up to the M9 is now available for private shooters in the new M9A3 pistol. The M9A3 is a tactical semi-automatic pistol chambered in 9mm just like the M9, but it is specifically designed to address many of the criticisms that have been leveled against the M9 …

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Shooting Competitions – Why Compete?

  By Seth R. Nadel The real pleasure in shooting comes in hitting your target – kind of obvious, right? We learn from our misses, but we want to hit. But if all we do is practice by ourselves, how much are we learning? I’m sure some folks set up …

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Destination Newfoundland

  By Guy J. Sagi The Yukon is legendary for big moose bulls, but if you’re looking for an unusual experience—one that still provides a good chance of bagging the biggest deer species on earth—there’s this island off Canada’s eastern shore that offers a slightly different flavor of adventure. Newfoundland …

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Maximizing ACOGs

  By John M. Buol Jr. Continued from: Trijicon ACOG In Use. A commonly heard gripe against BDC reticles is that they’re imprecise and can’t be adjusted. It’s true that BDCs can’t be adjusted, at least not by the shooter. Here’s the low down on ACOG BDCs. While most Trijicon …

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Black Bear Baits

  By Robin Follette Hunting black bears in the dense forest is a challenge. We can’t spot and stalk when we can see only 25 feet in front of us. Hounding is still alive and well in some areas, but baiting is the most successful method of harvesting bears in …

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Holster Brands To Consider

  Are you in the market for a new holster for your handgun or revolver? It can be tough to wade through all the options, but not to worry, we’ve listed out several great holster brands you can find right here at 1800GunsAndAmmo. From all the must-have conceal and carry …

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Trijicon AGOG In Use

  By John M. Buol Jr. Optical sights have become the sighting option of choice for most firearm applications. It’s been a long time in the making. While optical instruments of various types had been in use centuries prior, it wasn’t until the 1830s do we have a formal, written …

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The Top Pistol Laser Sight Brands

  By David Link Laser sights are popular with a lot of pistol owners, especially for self-defense, but not everyone is a fan of mounting a laser sight on their firearm. Some maintain that nearly all targeting should be done with iron sights, and once proper use of iron sights …