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The Proper Target For Hunters

  By John M. Buol Jr. A target records the shooter’s efforts at marksmanship. It catches an arrow or leaves a bullet hole showing you the results. There are many targets on the market for the hunter-shooter to use and we’ll take a look at them here. Bullseye and Sight-in …

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Cast Bullet Molds: All About The Basics

  By Kip Staton The art of melting down lead and casting it into projectiles, whether for rifles or handguns, is nearly as old as firearms themselves. And it’s a fascinating subject. Who among us hasn’t thought “Hmm, that’s kind of cool…” while watching Mel Gibson in The Patriot melt …

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Why Are Glocks So Popular?

  These days Glock pistols have a serious reputation, and whenever there is a conversation about the best handguns, Glock almost always comes up. Yet some may wonder what makes Glocks so special? Why do most people choose Glock over the other quality brands out there? While there are some …

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Exploring the Use of Force: Part 2 – After The Fact Actions

  By Seth Nadel In part 1, I defined what Use of Force, “Castle Doctrine,” and “Stand Your Ground” mean from a layman’s point of view. As I am not a lawyer, questions must be directed to a lawyer in your state. Here in part 2, I want to go …

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Fun Hunting Drills: Two unique range drills for hunters

  By John M. Buol Jr. How many range trips have you witnessed all the other attendees with butts glued firmly to a seat next to a bench rest? Ironically, these same stool shooters will decry conventional bullseye competition events as “boring” and ignore events that test and develop base …

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Exploring The Use Of Force: Part 1

  The last thing you ever want to do. By Seth R. Nadel People want to be left alone, to live their lives, make their living, and enjoy life as they wish. No rational person desires to use force against another human. But at times, the actions of others leave …

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List Of Popular Ammo Brands

  The selection of the right ammunition brand is and always will be a matter of personal preference. Some shooters will try a brand, absolutely despise its performance, and never touch it again. Others will be a little less picky and shop based upon current availability and price. That said, …

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The US Springfield 1873 .45/70 Trapdoor Rifle

  By Pete Rogers Every year gun manufacturers introduce new and exciting models for hunters and shooters to get excited about. Different calibers, different designs, actions, stocks, triggers, etc. More and more enticing features to cause us to line up and spend hundreds and thousands of dollars to get the …

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Selecting A Versatile AR Lower Receiver

  By Jorge Amselle One of the greatest things about the AR platform is just how incredibly versatile it can be. Since the only part of the rifle that is legally considered a gun is the lower receiver (which contains the fire control group) and since it is so simple …