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Teaching Firearm Safety To Children

By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com While a member of a School Board, I ask permission of the board to put together a class for elementary school children. This class will be on Basic Firearms Safety. I volunteer my time, education, experience and all the teaching materials. All the members of …

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Carrying Spare Magazines

By Vic Laboy The idea of carrying spare magazines in addition to your firearm is often overlooked. Most assume only what’s in their weapon will suffice. Ideally, we aim for the most lightweight, yet efficient everyday carry configuration; however, sometimes you need to carry more to truly be prepared. Take …

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Why You Need A Trauma Kit

By Carlos Huerta If you’re carrying a firearm, your EDC should also include a trauma kit. It doesn’t matter how big or what type. It needs to be with you. Statistically, you are more likely to face a medical emergency than a gunfight. Having a medical kit on your person …

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What Do You Trust For Range Practice?

  You can expect to see a variety of pistols at the range on any given day. We take a closer look at one shooting group, the Target Tamers, and profile the pistols that nine women trust for range practice. By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com In a small community in …

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The Four Rules of Firearm Safety

  The four key rules of firearm safety and why they are important.  By Vic Laboy Most everything we do in life is governed by a set of rules. From traffic lights to office protocols, rules are inescapable. In the firearms industry there are four rules everyone should know and …

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9mm, .40 S&W, or .45ACP – The Triple Threat

  By Vic Laboy There are countless debates when discussing which round is superior over another for defensive carry. In addition to arguments over single versus double stack, or even open carry compared to concealed, one of the more commonly debated topics is about the dominant pistol caliber. Depending on …

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Hunting Southern Quail – Shotguns, Dogs And Mr. Bob

  By Pete Rogers Growing up in the South has its advantages. Grits swimming in butter, sweet iced tea, and bobwhite quail hunting all highlight a life lived in the pines and rolling hills of South Carolina. Sadly, throughout most of my life, the bobwhite quail hunting has become more …

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EDC (Every Day Carry): What It’s About

  By Vic Laboy Every day carry, or EDC, can be defined as the items you carry on your person daily. This could be anything from your car keys to your wallet, cell phone, etc. For some, this is all they need; however, many of us choose to carry items …

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Keys To Gunsmith Shop Organization – Solutions

  By Brett Smith Continued From Keys To Gunsmith Shop Organization – The Mess. How to keep organized Now that we have covered the why, lets discuss the how of cleanliness and organization. There are tools and techniques that I like to use that really help me cut down on …