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Project Child Safe at SHOT Show 2014

Project Child Safe at SHOT Show 2014

Sedagive? and I had the chance to meet some of the great folks from Project Child Safe while we were in Las Vegas this January. We spent some time talking with Lindsey and Leroy while they handed out goodies to attendees at the Media Day pre-show event. Project Child Safe is a non-profit organization that […]

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Trigger Guard Holster for Kel-Tec PF-9 Review
By December 10, 20130 Comments Read More →

Trigger Guard Holster for Kel-Tec PF-9 Review

Small single-stack 9mm pistols like the Kel-Tec PF-9 or S&W M&P Shield are highly portable and more easily concealed than their higher-capacity, double-stack magazine counterparts. We accept their drawbacks like more harsh recoil, less fit-and-finish, and lackluster triggers in order to gain advantages in weight and size. This is particularly important to women, whose different […]

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Firearms Safety In a Household With Children

Firearms Safety In a Household With Children

If you’re a gun owner, you owe it to yourself, your kids, and your kids’s friends to follow one simple policy: “on you or locked down.”

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Why Poor Firearm Trigger Control In Entertainment Is a Big Deal

Why Poor Firearm Trigger Control In Entertainment Is a Big Deal

Allow me to vent some gun nerd rage at two promotional posters for Jason Statham’s upcoming movie Homefront, which shows him violating at least two of the fundamental and basic rules of firearm safety.

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Lockdown Wire Pistol / Handgun Rack Review

Lockdown Wire Pistol / Handgun Rack Review

The sturdy wire pistol rack by Lockdown is great for storing handguns in your safe, especially if you want to leave them loaded and holstered.

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Advantage Arms 22LR Conversion Kit for Glock 19 Pistol Review
By September 16, 20130 Comments Read More →

Advantage Arms 22LR Conversion Kit for Glock 19 Pistol Review

The 22LR Glock conversion kit from Advantage Arms had a lot of promise, but questionable reliability and specific ammunition requirements keeps me from recommending it.

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Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Trigger Drop Safety Recall Notice

Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Trigger Drop Safety Recall Notice

The popular Smith & Wesson M&P Shield handgun may suffer from a manufacturer’s defect. Some of the pistols have a defective trigger safety that may allow the pistol to discharge if dropped. Smith and Wesson believes that this only applies to recently made Shields, but for safety’s sake every Shield owner should check their pistols. […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Trigger Control

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Trigger Control

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners discusses basic trigger control. This video features a WASR AK-47 style rifle in 7.62x39mm, but the basics apply to every firearm, from pistol to shotgun to rifle. The AK just has a massive trigger, and the trigger reset is easy to hear Tags: featured, firearms tips […]

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Blade-Tech S&W M&P Shield KLIPT and Nano Holster Comparison

Blade-Tech S&W M&P Shield KLIPT and Nano Holster Comparison

We’ve owned Smith & Wesson Shield handguns for about two months. The ultra compact single stack 9mm pistol is easier to conceal than our usual Glock 19s. The problem has been finding good holsters for appendix carry. Most people carry their handguns behind their hip on their dominant hand side. I prefer to carry on […]

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Smith and Wesson M&P Shield vs Kel-Tec PF-9 Pistol Comparison

Smith and Wesson M&P Shield vs Kel-Tec PF-9 Pistol Comparison

It’s been five and a half years since I wrote my review of the Kel-tec PF-9 semi-automatic 9mm handgun. It was one of the first reviews of the pistol at the time, and my comparison to the Seacamp / North American Arms Guardian and the Glock 26/27 made me a top Google result for years. […]

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