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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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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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Third Friday of the Month: Check Your Optics Batteries!

Third Friday of the Month: Check Your Optics Batteries!

When I first started shooting I though night sights on my Glock 26 was as high tech as I’d ever go. As I’ve trained more (a lot more) and gotten older (a lot older) I’ve realized the value of red dot optics and reflex sights. The downside to running optics is that they have batteries […]

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KPOS Generation 2 Glock 19 Short Barreled Rifle SBR Review

KPOS Generation 2 Glock 19 Short Barreled Rifle SBR Review

My review of the KPOS pistol to rifle / carbine conversion kit, sold in the USA by the Mako Group. I had a lot of problems, but the promise of a compact, portable SBR keeps me tinkering with it.

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American Tactical Imports De-milled Russian 7.62x39mm Rifle Ammunition from SGAmmo.com Review

American Tactical Imports De-milled Russian 7.62x39mm Rifle Ammunition from SGAmmo.com Review

At less than half the price of brass cased ammunition and 20% less than the steel cased ammo I usually shoot, I gave the de-milled remanufactured American Tactical Imports 7.62x39mm ammunition from SGAmmo.com a try.

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My Sheriff Responds

My Sheriff Responds

Earlier this week I wrote about proposed changes to the way NFA trusts apply for hyper-controlled and regulated firearms and firearms accessories. The proposal will give the Chief Law Enforcement officer in your area complete authority in deciding if you can even apply for these items, let alone if you qualify. It is well known […]

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The AK Is Still OK

The AK Is Still OK

The AK pattern rifle was dumped by one of it’s most vocal advocates a year ago. For most civilians, the AK47 is still a great rifle. Here’s why.

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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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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Loading an AK

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Loading an AK

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners shows you basic procedures that should enable you to unload most modern civilian defense rifles. This video features an AK pattern rifle, but the basics apply to just about every model. Tags: ak47, featured, firearms tips and techniques, rifle

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Problems With Primary Arms MD-07 Micro Red Dot Sight

Problems With Primary Arms MD-07 Micro Red Dot Sight

On the strength of some recommendations from people I trust both online and in meatspace I purchased the MD-07 micro dot red dot rifle sight from Primary Arms. I have one on an AK, one on each of our Tavors, and a spare — because I’m a preparedness dork and I like having backups to […]

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