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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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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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How to make your own desiccant packs

How to make your own desiccant packs

“Rust never sleeps.” Such a simple phrase, but something that makes firearms owners worry. Firearm collectors lament the cosmetic damage done by surface rust, but those of us who also own guns for self-defense have more practical worries. The last thing I want to think about if I ever have to defend myself with a […]

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How to Avoid Facebook Scams and What to Do If You Screwed Up

How to Avoid Facebook Scams and What to Do If You Screwed Up

Here’s how to identify common Facebook video or wall post scams, and what to do if you clicked on one by accident.

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Bunker Hill Safe From Harbor Freight Tools Review

Bunker Hill Safe From Harbor Freight Tools Review

I review the rolling Bunker Hill Safe from Harbor Freight Tools. It’s cheap and not my first choice for a safe, but it is decent as an “overflow” safe. Great for ammunition, family photos, important documents, or anything else you don’t want your kids getting their hands on.

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HOMAK HS10036684 electronic gun safe review
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HOMAK HS10036684 electronic gun safe review

I review the steel electronic gun safe by Homak. It is built to hold one or two handguns. Although I don’t recommend it for long-term storage, it is good enough for temporarily keeping a firearm safe from children or guests.

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