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Springfield Full Size XD9 Review

  By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com If you’ve read any of my articles on pistols, you know that I’m a big-gun kind of gal. No wimpy-caliber, light-weight, pink gun for me. Give me big and give me heavy. With it, I’ll hit my target every time and quickly. I won’t …

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Savage Arms Mark II Rifle Review

  By Trampas Swanson When one looks at today’s shooting sports, the advancements in technology are absolutely amazing. We live in a time where you can now find a scope to not only range the distance to your target but make the needed adjustments as well. Lights, lasers, red dots …

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Trijicon TA33 Review – Best General-Purpose Optic?

By Kip Staton Trijicon really needs no introduction. As a supplier of magnified optics to the military for years, they recently celebrated the millionth ACOG to roll off their production line. Exceptional glass quality, bomb-proof durability and battery free illuminated reticles have made the ACOG a legendary military optic. In …

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Fobus Roto Holster Review

The solution for holster comfort issues. By Seth R. Nadel In over 50 years of carrying handguns concealed, I have tried almost every kind of holster, for both revolvers and semi-autos. Some were perfect for certain uses, while others went directly from the package to a few days use and …

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Henry Repeating Arms U.S. Survival Rifle Review

By Trampas Swanson In the face of economic down fall and turmoil in the news worldwide over the past decade, there has been a growing interest in post-apocalyptic survival by people of all walks of life. It’s no coincidence television reality shows like Survivorman, Mountain Men, Survivor and anything associated …

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Vortex Viper PST Gen II 1-6×24 VMR-2 (MOA) Scope Review

By Kip Staton www.kipstaton.com It’s official, Low Powered Variable Optics (or LPVO, from here on out) are here to stay. New advances in optics technology have exploded on the scene in recent years, and allow shooters to gain access to 1x red-dot-like performance yet still have enough magnification to really …

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Glock 43 Review

  By Trampas Swanson For those of you who follow the firearms industry, you will know the latest “buzz” has been over the new Generation 5 series of pistols released by Glock. Recently, we have reviewed several of them here at 1800GunsAndAmmo.com and enjoyed almost everything we have seen thus …

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Smith and Wesson M&P 2.0 Review

  By Vic Laboy Today, we will be viewing the Smith and Wesson M&P 2.0, which is the company’s latest upgrade to their already popular firearm. Commonly found among law enforcement agencies around the nation, S&W has developed quite the reputation. Available in 9mm Luger, .40 S&W, and 45ACP, this …

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Magpul D-60 Drum Review: 1,000 Rounds Later

  By Kip Staton www.kipstaton.com Drums for the AR-15 are not a new invention. However, the Magpul D-60 may be the very first option of its kind that’s actually built well enough for serious use. Introduced at the beginning of 2015, the Magpul D-60 drum magazine generated much interest within …