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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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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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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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Orange Saf-T-Trainers Practice Ammunition Review

Orange Saf-T-Trainers Practice Ammunition Review

The plastic Saf-T-Trainers are a great way to practice firearms techniques safely, whether it’s in your home or on the range. They are inexpensive, properly sized, and do the trick despite concerns about long-term durability.

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Maverick 88 Pump Shotgun Review

Maverick 88 Pump Shotgun Review

The Maverick 88 shotgun by Mossberg is an exceptional value for a basic 12-gauge pump shotgun. It may not have all the bells and whistles of other pump shotguns, but for $177 plus taxes and fees it’s hard to go wrong with the Maverick 88.

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Runnin’ and gunnin’

Runnin’ and gunnin’

Duke and I went to our local indoor range on Sunday. I normally go to introduce people to shooting for the first (or second) time (see here, here, here, here, here, here for the chronicles of some of my time as a firearms ambassador), but Sunday was reserved for “me.” Usually I am too busy […]

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